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EBONY Sits Down with ‘Dear White People’ Director Justin Simien

by Diahann Williams

April 28th is a big day for Justin Simien, as his original film 'Dear White People' will be releasing an extending series on Netflix. Talks of boycott couldn't shut this man down. Read More

Mpho’ Ngoepe Becomes First African-born Player in the Big Leagues

Mpho’ Ngoepe Becomes First African-born Player in the Big Leagues

by #TeamEBONY

Legendary player Jackie Robinson broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier in 1945, paving the way for players from the United States, the Caribbean, Latin America and... Read More

LaVar Ball

Lavar Ball’s Mouth Wrote A Check He Couldn’t Cash…Literally

by #TeamEBONY

The Lavar Ball show we’ve all been tuned into may have reached its breaking point. After coming up against Steph Curry, Lebron James and... Read More

Omari Hardwick

Omari Hardwick, Meagan Good Star in Romantic Drama

by #TeamEbony

Omari Hardwick is escaping the street life and “Ghost” persona for a bit and getting in touch with his romantic side, once again in... Read More

Docu-film ‘Whose Streets?’ Examines the Ferguson Uprising

Docu-film ‘Whose Streets?’ Examines the Ferguson Uprising

by #TeamEbony

In an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising following the death of Mike Brown, an unarmed teen who was shot by police officers in... Read More

Kevin Hart Great Outdoors

Kevin Hart For Reboot Of ‘The Great Outdoors’

by #TeamEBONY

Kevin Hart does not stop and he stays winning. The world’s highest paid comedian had a breakout year in 2016 and it looks like... Read More

Heineken

Take Note, Pepsi: Heineken’s New Ad Deftly Embraces Cultural Conversation

by #TeamEBONY

We’re living in extremely divisive times. Here in the U.S., we’re split over the topic of race relations in America, our politics are increasingly... Read More

The Bobby Brown Story Is Coming To BET!

The Bobby Brown Story Is Coming To BET!

by #TeamEBONY

Bobby Brown has one of the most compelling journeys in R&B music. You’ve seen the controversy, you’ve heard the drama, and now you’ll get the full... Read More

I Was There: The LA Riots, 25 Years Later

I Was There: The LA Riots, 25 Years Later

by Chante Griffin

I lived through the 1992 Los Angeles Riots. Whole parts of my city vanished. The beauty shop that my mom and I frequented every... Read More

James Earl Jones to Be Honored With Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement

James Earl Jones to Be Honored With Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement

by #TeamEBONY

Legendary actor James Earl Jones has been a force in the acting world for more than six decades. Jones is a veteran of the... Read More