Issa Rae, Tiffany Haddish & More Win Big During 2018 ABFF Honors (PHOTOS)

Issa Rae, Tiffany Haddish & More Win Big During 2018 ABFF Honors (PHOTOS)

by Jessica Bennett   Feb 26, 2018

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) held its annual awards ceremony Sunday in Beverly Hills, California, bringing out some of the biggest stars in television... Read More

Ava DuVernay, Billy Dee Williams, Tiffany Haddish to Be Honored at Black Film Festival Awards

Ava DuVernay, Billy Dee Williams, Tiffany Haddish to Be Honored at Black Film Festival Awards

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 16, 2018

Ava DuVernay, Billy Dee Williams and Tiffany Haddish are among those who will be honored at this year’s ABFF Honors ceremony on Feb. 25.... Read More

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[Black Lens] Still Waiting to Bring Back Our Girls, Big Sean Takes Philly

by #teamEBONY   Apr 14, 2017

This week in Black photos, we managed to capture a demonstration recognizing that it’s been three years since the Boko Haram in Nigeria kidnapped... Read More

#BoycottStarWarsVII Becomes a Thing

#BoycottStarWarsVII Becomes a Thing

by Shawn Taylor   Oct 20, 2015

Even a galaxy far, far away can feel the effects of racism and White paranoia. Over the weekend, a group of our less enlightened... Read More

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Finally! A Sister Storms the Star Wars Universe [PHOTOS]

by #teamEBONY   Jun 03, 2014

Black folks haven’t historically been central to the action in sci-fi outside of the late Octavia Butler’s speculative fiction, even in a galaxy far,... Read More

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NeNe Leakes, Billy Dee Williams on Dancing With the Stars

by #teamEBONY   Mar 05, 2014

Season 18 of Dancing with the Stars premieres on March 17, and NeNe Leakes, Winnie from The Wonder Years, and D.J. Tanner will be... Read More

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Billy Dee Williams to Guest Star on ‘Modern Family’

by #teamEBONY   Nov 15, 2012

William Dee Williams fans rejoice! The handsome actor will portray himself on a holiday episode of ABC's hit Modern Family, where he will cross paths... Read More

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4 Classic Black Films You Must See

by Alisha Tillery   Aug 17, 2012

The adaptation of the 1970s cult classic Sparkle hits theaters today, and while there will be thousands packed and eager to see Whitney Houston’s... Read More