Where Are the Serious Movies About Non-Suffering Black People?

Where Are The Oscar-Worthy Black Movies With No Suffering?

by #teamEBONY

Hattie McDaniel, the first Black person to win an Oscar, did so for her role in Gone With the Wind as Mammy in 1939. McDaniel… Read More

Andrea Lewis

Black Actress Web Series Debuts

by Slate

While filming a movie for Nickelodeon a few years ago, actress Andrea Lewis had an eye-opening experience. One of her fellow cast… Read More

Star Trek actor Levar Burton played Kunta Kinte in Roots

Roots Remake Coming Soon

by #teamEBONY

A remake of the groundbreaking 1970's miniseries Roots, about several generations of a slave family, is in development… Read More

President Obama to Host 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Cast at White House Screening

President Obama to Host Cast of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom at Screening

by #teamEBONY

President Obama is planning a special White House screening of The Weinstein Co.'s Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. Stars… Read More

‘Fashion Queen’ Bevy Smith [INTERVIEW]

‘Fashion Queen’ Bevy Smith [INTERVIEW]

by Karu F. Daniels

You can turn blue in the face hearing stories about people stepping out on faith to pursue their dreams, but in the case of Fashion… Read More

Girlfriends Reunite at ‘Black Girls Rock’!<br />

Girlfriends Reunite at ‘Black Girls Rock’!

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

At last night’s eighth annual Black Girl Rock 2013 award show—hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King on BET—the… Read More

'SNL' Scorecard: Kerry Washington Helps 'SNL' Make A Point, But Will It Matter?

Kerry Washington Helps SNL Address Race Issue

by Huffington Post

Whelp, it's official ... this is officially one of the most troublesome seasons of SNL in recent history, even… Read More

Issa Rae and Andrea Lewis Launch ‘Black Actress’<br />

Issa Rae and Andrea Lewis Launch ‘Black Actress’

Get ready to see some beautiful, handsome and familiar Black faces from the big (and small screen). The new web series, Black… Read More

Jill Scott

Jill Scott Cast in James Brown Biopic

by #teamEBONY

Dan Aykroyd and Jill Scott have been cast in Get On Up, Universal and Imagine’s biopic of the Godfather of Soul, James… Read More

Pebbles Releases Statement About VH1’s ‘CrazySexyCool’<br />

Pebbles Releases Statement About VH1’s ‘CrazySexyCool’

by Perri “Pebbles” Reid

First I want to thank all of you for the well wishes and prayers. I apologize for the delay in responding to the movie, but I wanted… Read More

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