Mara Brock Akil & Salim Akil’s ‘Love Is ___’ to Debut on OWN

Mara Brock Akil & Salim Akil’s ‘Love Is ___’ to Debut on OWN

by Aramide Tinubu

Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil are headed to OWN with their new hour-long drama based on their relationship, 'Love Is ___' Read More

‘Being Mary Jane’: How We’ve All Been THAT Girl

‘Being Mary Jane’: How We’ve All Been THAT Girl

by Tiana Jorman

Yesterday, BET aired the Season 3 finale of Mara Brock Akil’s hit series, Being Mary Jane. One thing's for sure: rarely do women get the opportunity to... Read More

Color of Change Turns 10, Black-Tie Style [PHOTOS]

Color of Change Turns 10, Black-Tie Style [PHOTOS]

by #teamEBONY

Color of Change, the progressive civil rights advocacy organization, celebrated its 10-year anniversary with a gala at New York City’s Gotham Hall this past... Read More

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A Girlfriends Movie Coming Soon?

by Jezebel

In an interview with Nicole Bitchie, Girlfriends star Golden Brooks discussed the possibility of taking the show to the big screen: Oh my gosh,... Read More

‘Being Mary Jane’ Season One Wrapup: Hero or ‘Ho’rrendous?

‘Being Mary Jane’ Season One Wrapup: Hero or ‘Ho’rrendous?

by Kweli I. Wright

Last night, Being Mary Jane creator Mara Brock Akil dropped the pen and walked off the proverbial stage with a smile… or at least... Read More

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Meet Black Hollywood’s Behind the Scenes Power Players

by Kelley L. Carter

Check out the behind-the-scenes power players who help to create and shape the image of African-Americans in film:  Jeff Clanagan Jeff Clanagan, who is... Read More

Original ‘Sparkle’ Star Lonette McKee on Life After Making a Classic

Original ‘Sparkle’ Star Lonette McKee on Life After Making a Classic

by Souleo

It’s been over 30 years since actress Lonette McKee debuted on the silver screen in a skintight red dress, performed a seductive number entitled... Read More

BET Renews “The Game”

BET Renews “The Game”

by #teamEBONY

BET's hit show "The Game" will be returning next fall. With a phenomenal cast that includes Tia Mowry Hardrict, Hosea Chanchez, Pooch Hall, Wendy Raquel... Read More

BET Picks up “Single Black Female”

BET Picks up “Single Black Female”

by #teamEBONY

If you let traditional media tell it, all Black women everywhere are hopelessly pulling at our hair, clamoring for a significant other to save... Read More