Zoe Saldana Is Above The Nina Simone Biopic Hate

Zoe Saldana Responds to Nina Simone Backlash

by #teamEBONY

Zoe Saldana’s casting as Nina Simone in an upcoming biopic has been met with controversy, as many have taken issue with the fact that... Read More

[PHOTOS] AND THE OSCARS GO TO…

[PHOTOS] AND THE OSCARS GO TO…

by #teamEBONY

Many a Black folk graced the stage Sunday night at the 85th annual Academy Awards, even though it was never to collect a single... Read More

LEGACY AND INTEGRITY:
Why Zoe Saldana Was the Wrong Choice for Nina Simone

LEGACY AND INTEGRITY:
Why Zoe Saldana Was the Wrong Choice for Nina Simone

by Marc Lamont Hill

Many people around the world celebrated upon hearing the news that writer/director Cynthia Mort was making a biopic inspired by the life of legendary... Read More

LEGACY AND INTEGRITY:
Why Zoe Saldana Was the Wrong Choice for Nina Simone

LEGACY AND INTEGRITY:
Why Zoe Saldana Was the Wrong Choice for Nina Simone

by Marc Lamont Hill

Many people around the world celebrated upon hearing the news that writer/director Cynthia Mort was making a biopic inspired by the life of legendary... Read More

MASS APPEAL:
Why Zoe Saldana Should Play Nina Simone

MASS APPEAL:
Why Zoe Saldana Should Play Nina Simone

by Tracy Byrd

When I read about Zoë Saldana being cast as Nina Simone, I heard about everything in a barrage of e-mail, text messages, articles and... Read More

MASS APPEAL:
Why Zoe Saldana Should Play Nina Simone

MASS APPEAL:
Why Zoe Saldana Should Play Nina Simone

by Tracy Byrd

When I read about Zoë Saldana being cast as Nina Simone, I heard about everything in a barrage of e-mail, text messages, articles and... Read More

Open Letter About Nina Simone Doesn’t Mince Words

Open Letter About Nina Simone Doesn’t Mince Words

by #teamEBONY

Aaron Overfield, the website content manager of NinaSimone.com, delivers a scathing criticism of Cynthia Mort (who's leading the upcoming Nina Simone biopic), an appeal... Read More

New Photos of Zoe Saldana in Full Nina Simone Regalia Surface

New Photos of Zoe Saldana in Full Nina Simone Regalia Surface

by #teamEBONY

The much-criticized decision to cast Zoe Saldana as the lead in an upcoming Nina Simone biopic took another turn as new pictures of the... Read More

Mike Epps

Mike Epps Lands Richard Pryor Role

by #teamEBONY

Comedian and actor Mike Epps is the latest actor to be cast in the upcoming Nina Simone biopic. Epps has been selected to play... Read More

Jill Scott

Jill Scott on Zoe as Nina Simone

by #teamEBONY

Adding more to the Zoe Saldana as Nina Simone controversy, singer-actress Jill Scott recently addressed the debate in an interview. When asked on her... Read More