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Spike Lee’s ‘Rodney King’ Heads to Netflix

by LaToya Cross

In an intense one-man show directed by Spike Lee, Roger Guenveur Smith becomes "Rodney King". Read More

On the “A” with Souleo: Black Lives Matter movement inspires new season of hit show ‘Lexus Verses and Flow’ Chrisette Michele

Chrisette Michele’s Open Letter is Hard to Read…Literally

by LaToya Cross

The songstress' tweeted her response to the recent backlash and you may need to squint your eyes a bit to read it all. Read More

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Bill Nunn, ‘Radio Raheem’ from Spike Lee Classic, Dies

by Associated Press

Bill Nunn, a veteran character actor whose credits ranged from the “Spider-Man” movie franchise to such Spike Lee films as “Do the Right Thing”... Read More

Wait. Did Spike Lee Compare Donald Trump to Serial Killer?

Wait. Did Spike Lee Compare Donald Trump to Serial Killer?

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

The Hollywood Reporter asked Spike Lee to compare all the presidential candidates to folks in his movies. Who is Democratic nominee Bernie Sanders most... Read More

How ‘Off the Wall’ Launched Michael Jackson into Orbit

How ‘Off the Wall’ Launched Michael Jackson into Orbit

by Michael A. Gonzales

As one of those people who think that Michael Jackson’s masterwork Off the Wall was superior to everything he recorded afterwards, I was thrilled... Read More

#OscarsSoWhite: 10 Times Black Hollywood Got Robbed

#OscarsSoWhite: 10 Times Black Hollywood Got Robbed

by #teamEBONY

It’s the conversation that’s been long overdue, the real conversation about diversity, or the lack thereof, in Hollywood. For the second year in a... Read More

Black Sundance: 10 Films Not to Miss

Black Sundance: 10 Films Not to Miss

by #teamEBONY

The Sundance Film Festival comes splashing into Park City, Utah today, jam-packed with what is shaping up to be some pretty interesting films this... Read More

#OscarsSoWhite: Should Blacks Boycott the Academy Awards?

#OscarsSoWhite: Should Blacks Boycott the Academy Awards?

by Raqiyah Mays

The video is obviously homemade, slightly wobbling as Jada Pinkett Smith, dressed casually in a red blouse and blue jeans, sits on a couch... Read More

New Michael Jackson Doc by Spike Lee Due February 5

New Michael Jackson Doc by Spike Lee Due February 5

by Deadline

Showtime has set a February 5 airdate for Michael Jackson’s Journey From Motown to Off the Wall, the latest documentary film on the pop... Read More

NBA Stars Speak Up on Ending Gun Violence

NBA Stars Speak Up on Ending Gun Violence

by #teamEBONY

At this point in the NBA season, we would expect players like Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony and Joakim Noah to talk more... Read More