‘Boris & Nicole’ Brings Black Love to Daytime TV [INTERVIEW]

‘Boris & Nicole’ Brings Black Love to Daytime TV [INTERVIEW]

by Josie Pickens

I began my interview with Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker a bit unusually, as the couple right away answered the questions they’re so... Read More

Sanaa Lathan

Sanaa Lathan Is a Thriller [INTERVIEW]

by Syreeta Martin

Pop quiz: What’s the most recent psychological thriller you’ve seen starring an all-Black cast? After last week, it’s a lot easier to come up... Read More

Spelman Leadership Conference Honors Nicole Ari Parker and Judy Smith

Spelman Leadership Conference Honors Nicole Ari Parker and Judy Smith

by Patrice Peck

Leaning forward, Melody Curry ransacked her oversized purse. Her nametag from the Ninth Annual Spelman College Women of Color Leadership Conference dangled from a lanyard worn around her... Read More

‘Real Husbands of Hollywood’:
The Show We’ve Been Waiting For?

‘Real Husbands of Hollywood’:
The Show We’ve Been Waiting For?

by Michael Arceneaux

I didn’t have to wait until the end of the series premiere of Real Husbands of Hollywood to channel the late Whitney Houston and... Read More

James Pickens, Jr.

NAACP Theater Awards Announced

by #teamEBONY

Outstanding Black thespians will once again be receiving their dues at the 22nd annual NAACP Theater Awards on Nov. 5. The honorees to be... Read More

Nicole Ari Parker

Nicole Ari Parker Lands Two Roles

by #teamEBONY

Nicole Ari Parker seems to be on a roll these days. Fresh off of a Broadway role, Parker has landed roles in a television... Read More

Melissa Harris-Perry Talks the Politics of Black Hair

Melissa Harris-Perry Talks the Politics of Black Hair

by #teamEBONY

This past weekend, ​Melissa Harris Perry ​​featured actress Nicole Ari Parker, Curly Nikki blogger Nikki Walton, University of Pennsylvania professor Anthea Butler, and cultural... Read More

[INTERVIEW]
Carmen de Lavallade: the Saga Continues

[INTERVIEW]
Carmen de Lavallade: the Saga Continues

by Kristin Braswell

Carmen de Lavallade is the type of name that rolls off the tongue. It’s the type of name you’d expect to see in big... Read More

My ‘Streetcar’ Has Always Been Black

My ‘Streetcar’ Has Always Been Black

by Christopher Paul Moore

As an undergraduate theatre major in the 1970s with an interest in acting, I did not get to play Stanley Kowalski. It was a... Read More