Scandalize My Name:<br />
Ava DuVernay on a Gladiator Mission

Scandalize My Name:
Ava DuVernay on a Gladiator Mission

by Nicole Moore

She greets me on the phone with a cool “Hey sis.” Her voice is a calm pool of ease not offering even a hint of the tsunami… Read More

[EXCLUSIVE]<br />
'Black Nativity' Teaser

[EXCLUSIVE]
'Black Nativity' Teaser

Black Nativity hits theaters on November 27th!  Read More

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The Moral Compass of Entertainment
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Eddie Murphy appeared on The Arsenio Hall Show last night, and the old friends bantered back and forth with the natural… Read More

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Dwyane Wade Sitcom Coming to Fox

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Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade has sold a sitcom to Fox based on his life as an NBA star and single father to two boys. The show, which… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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by The Grio

LeVar Burton has a genteel persona thanks to his iconic role on Star Trek: The Next Generation and his hosting gig on Reading… Read More

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How Almost Human and Sleepy Hollow Deal with Race

by Slate

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Idris Elba Discusses Long Walk to Stardom

by Kelley L. Carter

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by #teamEBONY

USA Today set off a social media storm Sunday with a headline on its box-office story that many found racially insensitive. “’Holiday’… Read More

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