Michael K. Williams

Michael K. Williams Joins the Cast of Ava DuVernay’s ‘Central Park Five’

by Jessica Bennett   Jul 10, 2018

Ava DuVernay has a great relationship with Netflix, bringing her next major project to the streaming service in the form of new limited series,... Read More

Mo’Nique Addresses Netflix Rumors & Lee Daniels Telling Her to ‘Shut Up’

Mo’Nique Addresses Netflix Rumors & Lee Daniels Telling Her to ‘Shut Up’

by Jessica Bennett   Jul 03, 2018

Mo’Nique is refusing to back down from claims Precious director Lee Daniels was a major contributor to her being blackballed in the industry, with... Read More

6 LGBT-Friendly Netflix Shows You Should Binge Watch Right Now

6 LGBT-Friendly Netflix Shows You Should Binge Watch Right Now

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 29, 2018

Netflix is proving to not only be the go-to streaming service for racial diversity, but for content that embraces the LGBT community as well. As... Read More

Netflix Further Commits to Diverse Storytelling With ‘Strong Black Lead’ Initiative

Netflix Further Commits to Diverse Storytelling With ‘Strong Black Lead’ Initiative

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 26, 2018

In a time when American racial sensibilities run the gamut from blatantly offensive to subtly shameful, there’s a definite upheaval of strong Black figures... Read More

Netflix Renews ‘Dear White People’ for Third Season

Netflix Renews ‘Dear White People’ for Third Season

by Christina Santi   Jun 22, 2018

Netflix announced the third season renewal of Justin Simien’s Dear White People on Thursday (June 21). The satirical dramedy will get 10 more episodes... Read More

Luke Cage

‘Luke Cage’ Season 2 Taps into Black Consciousness [REVIEW]

by Christina Santi   Jun 15, 2018

Season Two of Luke Cage goes deeper and darker into the nuances and complexities of Black life. The superhero tropes of the Marvel Universe... Read More

W. Kamau Bell Hilariously Dissects Politics & Race in New Netflix Special (TRAILER)

W. Kamau Bell Hilariously Dissects Politics & Race in New Netflix Special (TRAILER)

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 14, 2018

Comic and United Shades of America host W. Kamau Bell will soon be making his Netflix debut, waxing poetic over politics, race and plenty... Read More

Chris Rock Jokingly Tells Obamas to Stay Away From Netflix

Chris Rock Jokingly Tells Obamas to Stay Away From Netflix

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 11, 2018

Chris Rock recently shared his thoughts on Barack and Michelle Obama’s Netflix deal, in which the former president and first lady will produce films... Read More

Cheo Hodari Coker on the Power of Creating Authentic Stories for Luke Cage (VIDEO)

Cheo Hodari Coker on the Power of Creating Authentic Stories for Luke Cage (VIDEO)

by Christina Santi   Jun 04, 2018

The former hip-hop journalist Cheo Hodari Coker sat down with EBONY to discuss his past career and what it is like as the current showrunner... Read More

Misty Knight & Colleen Wing Make Crossover Magic in ‘Marvel’s Luke Cage’ Teaser (VIDEO)

Misty Knight & Colleen Wing Make Crossover Magic in ‘Marvel’s Luke Cage’ Teaser (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 04, 2018

Season 2 of Marvel’s Luke Cage makes its Netflix premier June 22, with a new trailer sure to have you at the edge of... Read More