black actors

How Yara Shahidi Became Inspired to Stand Up Against Breast Cancer

Thoughout October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we are revisiting articles that focus on the subject, such as this one from October 2017. Shahidi is now the star of the Freeform series ‘grown-ish.’

Jordan Peele Won’t Be Casting White Male Leads Anytime Soon

“[It’s] not that I don’t like white dudes, but I’ve seen that movie.”

Trevante Rhodes & Lil Rel on 'Bird Box' and Black Actors in Thrillers

Trevante Rhodes & Lil Rel on ‘Bird Box’ and Black Actors in Thrillers

Trevante Rhodes and Lil Rel on being strong Black leads.

Everything You Need to Know About the Black Panther, Marvel’s New Lead Superhero

‘Black Panther’ Shatters U.K. Box Office Record

Black Panther isn’t just the highly anticipated film of the year here in the U.S. According…

Danny Glover

Danny Glover to Receive Prestigious Honor at 49th NAACP Image Awards

Actor, producer and humanitarian, Danny Glover will receive the prestigious “President’s Award” at this year’s…

Legendary Actor Earle Hyman Dead at 91

Veteran actor Earle Hyman has died. He was 91. According to Deadline, the classically trained Broadway…

Danny Glover

A Lifetime of Activism: Actor Danny Glover Speaks

Before Danny Glover became a famous actor, he was an activist. In fact, he wasn’t…

AAFCA To Honor Sidney Poitier with Icon Award

In a special tribute presentation, the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) is honoring prominent…

Embracing Black Hollywood

Black Hollywood came out in droves on Saturday night to celebrate talent in front of…

Woody Allen Doesn't Want Black Actors in His New Play

Woody Allen Wants No Black Actors in New Musical

Woody Allen apparently refused to cast Black actors and actresses in new musical.  Bullets Over…