Mara Brock Akil is Done ‘Begging’ Studios to Finance a ‘Girlfriends’ Movie

Mara Brock Akil is Done ‘Begging’ Studios to Finance a ‘Girlfriends’ Movie

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 20, 2018

Girlfriends creator Mara Brock Akil knows just how much fans want to see Joan, Toni, Lynn and Maya reunited, either on the small or... Read More

Jada Pinkett-Smith Talks Vaginal Rejuvenation: ‘My Yoni Is Like a 16-Year-Old!’

Jada Pinkett-Smith Talks Vaginal Rejuvenation: ‘My Yoni Is Like a 16-Year-Old!’

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 20, 2018

Jada Pinkett-Smith is back at it, keeping it 100 with her followers and fans of Facebook Watch series Red Table Talk. After opening up... Read More

Akon

Akon Is Jumping Into Cryptocurrency With ‘Akoin’

by Christina Santi   Jun 20, 2018

Akon is continuing to help the continent of Africa by launching a new cryptocurrency called Akoin, which will go on sale in two weeks,... Read More

Lenny Kravitz May Have Lost ‘Big Little Lies’ Role Due to Race

Lenny Kravitz May Have Lost ‘Big Little Lies’ Role Due to Race

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 20, 2018

HBO hit Big Little Lies was one of the most critically acclaimed dramas of 2017, starring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Laura Dern and Zoe... Read More

Creed II

‘Creed II’ Trailer: Michael B. Jordan Returns to the Ring

by Christina Santi   Jun 20, 2018

On Wednesday morning, Michael B. Jordan shared the first official trailer for the highly-anticipated sequel, Creed II. In the preview, we see Jordan return as... Read More

Nina Simone’s Childhood Home Becomes National Treasure

Nina Simone’s Childhood Home Becomes National Treasure

by Christina Santi   Jun 20, 2018

The wooden cottage in Tyron, North Carolina where music and civil rights icon Nina Simone was born in 1933 is now a designated National... Read More

Wyclef Jean Talks Kanye, Generational Hip-Hop Beef & Drake Sampling ‘Ex-Factor’

Wyclef Jean Talks Kanye, Generational Hip-Hop Beef & Drake Sampling ‘Ex-Factor’

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 19, 2018

In celebration of Black Music Month, EBONY  chopped it up with hip hop heavyweight Wyclef Jean about everything from his own music to looking... Read More

Mike Epps

Mike Epps Tells Youth to Stop the Senseless Killings (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Jun 19, 2018

Mike Epps took a break from the laughs to share an important message with today’s generation about the senseless violence taking place with the... Read More

10 Black LGBT Icons Who Changed History

10 Black LGBT Icons Who Changed History

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 19, 2018

As we continue to celebrate Pride throughout the month of June, EBONY acknowledges LGBT African-Americans who’ve changed the course of history. From dance and... Read More

REPORT: Dr. Dre is Making a Film About Marvin Gaye

REPORT: Dr. Dre is Making a Film About Marvin Gaye

by Christina Santi   Jun 19, 2018

Superproducer Dr. Dre is in the early development stages of a biopic about the late R&B singer Marvin Gaye, according to Variety. There have... Read More