Black Creativity Gala: A  Night of Art and Innovation

Black Creativity Gala: A Night of Art and Innovation

by #teamEBONY

Watch: The Museum of Science and Industry held its annual Black Creativity Gala on Saturday and featured over 100 art works from Black artists from all over the country. Read More

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Denzel Washington, Issa Rae, and F. Gary Gray to Be Honored By ABFF

by #TeamEBONY

It’s hard to deny that 2016 was an amazing time for Black writers and directors. From the small screen, all the way to cinemas,... Read More

Photos from the 2017 NAACP Image Awards Nominations Luncheon

Photos from the 2017 NAACP Image Awards Nominations Luncheon

by #teamEBONY

The best in Black literary, television, film and music have been honored with nominations by the NAACP for its upcoming Image Awards. The nominees... Read More

5 Relationship Lessons We Learned Thanks to ‘The New Edition Story’

5 Relationship Lessons We Learned Thanks to ‘The New Edition Story’

by S. Tia Brown, LMSW

It’s great to see that the now much-lauded BET three-part series, The New Edition Story, lived up to all of the hype. There are... Read More

In Our Cities: Chicago — Taking a Look at the Windy City

In Our Cities: Chicago — Taking a Look at the Windy City

by Andrea V. Watson

Just in time for our country’s elected leader to talk about calling the feds in to restore Chicago, EBONY offers another view into the... Read More

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Black Actors Won Big at the SAG Awards, But It’s Not Enough

by Britni Danielle

It’s been two years since writer April Reign declared #OscarsSoWhite after actors of color were shut out of Academy Award nominations, and Hollywood is... Read More

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Mahershala Ali’s Powerful SAG Awards Speech Is a Must Watch

by Britni Danielle

Hollywood’s most talented actors gathered Sunday evening to honor each other’s work at the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards. On the heels of Donald Trump’s... Read More

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5 Music Biopics We’d Like to See Made After ‘The New Edition Story’

by Britni Danielle

BET’s biggest production to date was a smash hit. It may have taken 10 years to bring the story of Ricky, Ralph, Mike, Bobby,... Read More

Brooke Payne

The Real Brooke Payne on ‘The New Edition Story’ & Being Portrayed By Wood Harris

by Ronda Racha Penrice

Perhaps one of the most pleasant surprises in BET’s hit miniseries The New Edition Story is Brooke Payne. Handled ably by Wood Harris, Payne is clearly... Read More

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We Don’t Need Olivia Pope: Kerry Washington Challenges Us to Stand Up to Trump

by Melissa Kimble

There’s a running myth on social media that Black folks can’t discuss heavier issues while also being entertained. In reality, we can do both. We can excel... Read More