Arts & Entertainment

Nate Parker Plans Comeback with New Web Series, ‘Baselines’

The widespread release of Nate Parker’s directorial debut, The Birth of a Nation, was shrouded in drama surrounding resurfaced news of a college rape trial. Even while the film was a Sundance favorite, press focusing on the years-old trial kept the film from seeing its full potential. The Hollywood Reporter now reports that the filmmaker


[Trailer] New Webseries Places Spotlight on Love, Dating in NYC

“Giving Me Life (In The Land of The Deadass)” is placing the spotlight on Black and Latinx love in New York City. According to a press release sent to EBONY, “Giving Me Life” is a “provocative dramedy about six Black and Latinx friends of diverse sexualities struggling to live and love in New York City. Each

Arts & Entertainment

[WATCH] The Peculiar Kind:Women of Color Telling Their Own Stories

When I first watched Episode 1 of The Peculiar Kind, a new web series exploring unscripted conversations with queer women of color, I smiled with pride as finally non-heterosexual women of color were getting a chance to share their lives and shine. The filmmakers, Alexis Casson and Mursi Layne, are black lesbian creative partners, who

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