Spike Lee Announces Rally At NFL Headquarters In Support of Colin Kaepernick

Spike Lee Announces Rally At NFL Headquarters In Support of Colin Kaepernick

by Bené Viera

At this point it’s pretty clear why Colin Kaepernick has not been signed for the upcoming football season. The NFL ― specifically some of the... Read More

Brooklyn Stand Up! Netflix’s ‘She’s Gotta Have It’ Just Dropped Its First Trailer

Brooklyn Stand Up! Netflix’s ‘She’s Gotta Have It’ Just Dropped Its First Trailer

by Aramide Tinubu

This Thanksgiving, She’s Gotta Have It will head to Netflix as a contemporary Brooklyn-set series with millennials at the center. Based on the 1986... Read More

ABFF EXCLUSIVE: Spike Lee Talks Black Cinema & His Upcoming Netflix Series ‘She’s Gotta Have It’

ABFF EXCLUSIVE: Spike Lee Talks Black Cinema & His Upcoming Netflix Series ‘She’s Gotta Have It’

by Aramide Tinubu

Day one of the 21st annual American Black Film Festival opened with a lush luncheon hosted by ABFF and Cadillac. In a billowy tent... Read More

The Rage: Roger Guenveur Smith on Netflix Premiere of ‘Rodney King’

The Rage: Roger Guenveur Smith on Netflix Premiere of ‘Rodney King’

by LaToya Cross

“Can we all get along?” It was more of a plea than a question, when Rodney King spoke those words on May 1, 1992.... Read More

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First Look at Spike Lee’s ‘Rodney King’

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