‘Black Panther’ Among Fandango’s Top 5 Presellers of All Time

‘Black Panther’ Among Fandango’s Top 5 Presellers of All Time

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 15, 2018

Marvel’s Black Panther is listed as number one on Fandango’s Fanticipation Buzz Index (99 out of 100 points). That means the film has easily crushed all... Read More

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A ‘Get Out’ Sequel? Jordan Peele is ‘Seriously’ Considering It

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 06, 2018

Get Out was last year’s hit of 2017 …well I can’t say that because 2017 was a damn good year for Black cinema. What I... Read More

‘Charcoal’ by Francesca Andre Tackles the Topic of Colorism [TRAILER]

‘Charcoal’ by Francesca Andre Tackles the Topic of Colorism [TRAILER]

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 10, 2018

With her short film, Francesca Andre intends to spark a grand conversation about Colorism. The contentious topic, Colorism continues to permeate the African-American community.... Read More

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

by Britni Danielle   Mar 30, 2017

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   Mar 28, 2017

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

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

by #TeamEBONY   Feb 17, 2017

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   Feb 07, 2017

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   Jan 31, 2017

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

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

by Britni Danielle   Jan 30, 2017

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   Jan 06, 2017

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