Kelley L. Carter

EBONY Entertainment Editor

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Taye Diggs Talks Black Hollywood Renaissance [INTERVIEW]

Happy birthday to Taye Diggs, born Jan. 2, 1971. In celebration of the actor, we’re revisiting this exclusive September 2013 interview.

Thandie Newton Goes ‘Rogue’ [INTERVIEW]

Happy birthday to actress Thandie Newton, born Nov. 6, 1972. We’re celebrating by reposting this 2013 interview.

Diahann Carroll Discusses Her Television Legacy

We are revisiting this EBONY conversation with Diahann Carroll from January 2013, as we remember her on career upon her death October 4, 2019.

More Than a Pretty Face

Tyson Beckford walks into Journelle, a quaint, sexy lingerie shop located on New York City’s…


While on the promotional trail earlier this year for About Last Night, Michael Ealy cracked…

Michael B. Jordan

Michael B. Jordan Mentors Student Filmmakers [INTERVIEW]

It was almost impossible not to see Michael B. Jordan’s name on a “best of”…


[AFRICAN CONNECTION] Akon Lights Up the Motherland

Akon has seen the light—and in more ways than one. For starters, the hit-making musician…

Cocoa Brown

Cocoa Brown’s Art Imitates Life in ‘Single Moms Club’ [INTERVIEW]

Talk about life imitating art. Cocoa Brown was elated when director Tyler Perry called her…

Funny Girls

Last year, cages were rattled—and since we’re talking about comedy, jokes were made—when NBC execs…

mekhi phifer

Mekhi Phifer Goes Sci-Fi [INTERVIEW]

After about 20 years in the business, it was high time that Mekhi Phifer switched…