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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

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Issa Rae Just Dropped Some GREAT News About Season 2 of ‘Insecure’

by #TeamEBONY

If you’re like us and totally hooked on Issa Rae’s hit HBO series Insecure, the actress and producer just dropped some AWESOME news. The second season of... 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

6 Celebs Who Would Make Great HBCU Campus Queens

6 Celebs Who Would Make Great HBCU Campus Queens

by #Team EBONY

Serving as queen of an Historically Black College or University (HBCU) requires more than just a pretty face. You have to be poised, personable... Read More

Issa Rae Sums Up Exactly How Many Are Feeling About Trump’s Presidency

Issa Rae Sums Up Exactly How Many Are Feeling About Trump’s Presidency

by Britni Danielle

America is less than two weeks away from Donald Trump being sworn in as the 45th president and many are still uneasy about what... Read More

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Tracee Ellis Ross, ‘Moonlight’ Shined at the Golden Globes!

by LaToya Cross

The night was magic. From red carpet slayers to nominees and winners, the 74th Golden Globe Awards beautifully celebrated the art of storytelling through... Read More

Issa Rae and Donald Glover The Hollywood Reporter

Issa Rae and Donald Glover Shine Bright in the Hollywood Reporter

by Melissa Kimble

Two names you couldn’t escape this year: Issa Rae and Donald Glover. Both #EBONYPower100 honorees have not only dominated primetime with their hit TV... 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

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

EBONY Power 100: The Celebration Just Keeps Getting Better and Blacker!

by Chan C. Smith

If you don’t know, now you know. EBONY’s Thursday night celebration of Black excellence was a showstopper filled with celebrities, community leaders and thinkers... Read More

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Lawrence, ‘Insecure’ and the Myth of the Good Guy

by Kyra Kyles

Who invented the “good guy”?  Is it the same respectability politics trickster who invented the “good girl”? Oddly, I don’t think so. Because the... Read More