Andrea Meshel

Film Diaspora Makes Debut at Hollywood Black Film Festival

by #teamEBONY

This year the Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF) has integrated a new sidebar, Film Diaspora, into its programming slate. Film… Read More

“Key & Peele”

The Racial, Observational, and Satirical Humor of Key and Peele

by #teamEBONY

Sketch comedy creates converts, not fans: stumble upon the right bit, and you’re an instant devotee. With Key & Peele,… Read More

Another White Fall for Network TV?

Another White Fall for Network TV?

by Andrew Jones

If you ride public transportation, you've likely caught a glimpse of advertisements for the new fall television shows on the big three… Read More

The Cast of ‘Sweetie Pie’s’ Is Taking Over [INTERVIEW]<br />

The Cast of ‘Sweetie Pie’s’ Is Taking Over [INTERVIEW]

by Amber McKynzie [A. KAY]

It's been just… Read More

Jenifer Lewis

Jenifer Lewis Talks Black Hollywood Motherhood

by Kelley L. Carter

Jenifer Lewis knows a thing or two about seduction. Her voice, with its lush lull, just pulls you in, enticing you to listen to whatever… Read More

Emmys Present Another TV Blackout

Emmys Present Another TV Blackout

by Karu F. Daniels

Last night could’ve been historic for African-American television viewers—and Hollywood as a whole. Instead, not so much… Read More

Meet the New Black Soap-Star Hunks<br />

Meet the New Black Soap-Star Hunks

by Karu F. Daniels

Over the decades, soap operas have given birth to some of Hollywood’s biggest stars.  Oscar winners like Morgan Freeman… Read More

Jesse L. Martin

Preview the Marvin Gaye Biopic, ‘Sexual Healing’! [VIDEO]

‘Sexual Healing,’ the upcoming Marvin Gaye biopic directed by Julian Temple, may never be completed. Cross your fingers… Read More

"42", John Singleton

Can White Filmmakers Create Great Black Movies?

by #teamEBONY

Whenever a Black-themed film comes out, I get the call. And even more stops on the street. "Yo, man. What did you think of that… Read More

Shaka King

Shaka King on Pop Culture, Black Movies

by #teamEBONY

It's rare to watch a stoner comedy and think that its director will make a great interview. But Newlyweeds, writer-director… Read More

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