Tomi Adeyemi

Tomi Adeyemi’s Debut Novel Heading to the Big Screen in Blockbuster Deal

by Britni Danielle

Tomi Adeyemi’s novel, Children of Blood and Bone, hasn’t even been released yet and it’s already headed to the big screen, thanks to a blockbuster deal... Read More

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‘I Am Not Your Negro’ Reaches the $6.6M Mark

by #TeamEBONY

Black film and TV are off to a great start in 2017. As we continue to ride the wave of last year’s successes, we... Read More

Henrietta Lacks Film

Watch Oprah in the Gripping Trailer for ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’

by #TeamEBONY

Twenty-seventeen has already been a GREAT year for Oprah. Still on a high from her interview with Michelle Obama, the media icon continues to do... Read More

‘Hidden Figures’ Is Now the Highest Grossing Oscar Nominated Film of the Year

‘Hidden Figures’ Is Now the Highest Grossing Oscar Nominated Film of the Year

by Britni Danielle

Remember when critics argued Black women couldn’t headline an international box office hit? Yeah, me neither. Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson not only etched their... 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

SAG Awards

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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Here’s Why Lee Daniels Is Wrong About #OscarsSoWhite

by April Reign

In a recent New York Times article, writer, producer and director Lee Daniels dismissed the issues surrounding #OscarsSoWhite and called its supporters, among other... Read More

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A Very Unapologetically Black Year in Movies and TV

by Shawn Edwards

“Burn Hollywood burn, I smell a riot goin’ on first they’re guilty now they’re gone/Yeah I’ll check out a movie/But it’ll take a Black... Read More

‘Moonlight,’ Issa Rae, Mahershala Ali Nab Golden Globe Award Nominations

‘Moonlight,’ Issa Rae, Mahershala Ali Nab Golden Globe Award Nominations

by Britni Danielle

The nominations for the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards were announced Monday morning, and several Black stars were recognized. All eyes were on Moonlight,... Read More

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Eddie Murphy, Naomie Harris, and Janelle Monáe Win at the Hollywood Film Awards

by Britni Danielle

The Hollywood Film Awards took place over the weekend, marking the official start to award season. While the Golden Globes, SAG Awards, and Oscars... Read More