Kierra Sheard

Being: Kierra Sheard

by Britni Danielle

Kierra Sheard isn’t your typical gospel star. Though she’s down with the King and hails from one of gospel music’s most storied clans, the... Read More

J. Cole Announces New HBO Doc: ‘4 Your Eyez Only’

J. Cole Announces New HBO Doc: ‘4 Your Eyez Only’

by LaToya Cross

More than the traditional music video, documentaries appear to be the new wave for artists looking to expand their visual storytelling and offer deeper... Read More

Jay Z  Developing  a Series of Projects About Trayvon Martin

Jay Z Developing a Series of Projects About Trayvon Martin

by LaToya Cross

Jay Z is on a mission to tell stories and stir conversations around events that deal with injustice as it relates to race and... Read More

Creative Spotlight: Caleb and Roni, Tough Love Series

Creative Spotlight: Caleb and Roni, Tough Love Series

by Diahann Williams

This NYC-based couple is bringing tough love to your screens. Read More

dave chappelle

Rape Jokes, Trans Jabs, and O.J.? Did Dave Chappelle Cross the Line?

by George Johnson

This week, Dave Chappelle made an epic return to stand-up comedy with two new Netflix specials. So far, the reviews have been mixed, with... Read More

Luke James, Aisha Hinds Cast in  Tupac, Biggie True Crime Series

Luke James, Aisha Hinds Cast in Tupac, Biggie True Crime Series

by LaToya Cross

The remaining mystery surrounding the culture shocking deaths of hip-hop giants the Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur will be the center of USA’s anthology... Read More

Issa Rae

Good News! Issa Rae is Heading to the Big Screen

by #TeamEBONY

Listen up. Our favorite Awkward Black Girl is heading to a cinema near you! After capping off an amazing 2016 with one of the... Read More

‘Shots Fired’ Tackles Race, Poverty and the Justice System

‘Shots Fired’ Tackles Race, Poverty and the Justice System

by LaToya Cross

The series opens with a bang. “I said get down,” a voice commands. Then, two shots sound. As a truck pulls up and a... Read More

Forest Whitaker to Executive Produce Angela Davis Biopic

Forest Whitaker to Executive Produce Angela Davis Biopic

by #TeamEBONY

According to Variety, Forest Whitaker has joined Codeblack Films’ untitled Angela Davis film project as an executive producer. A renowned scholar, activist, feminist icon and former... Read More

snowfall

Here’s Your First Look at John Singleton’s New Drama ‘Snowfall’

by #TeamEBONY

When John Singleton first burst on the scene in 1991 with Boyz n the Hood Roger Ebert called it a “brilliant directorial debut” and “an American... Read More