Zoe Saldana Discusses Hollywood’s Treatment of Women of Color

Zoe Saldana Discusses Hollywood’s Treatment of Women of Color

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 06, 2018

Afro-Latina actress Zoe Saldana has never been one to mince words, continuing to speak her mind in a recent interview where she got real... Read More

Zoe Saldana Launches Media Brand to Help Showcase Diversity

Zoe Saldana Launches Media Brand to Help Showcase Diversity

by Christina Santi   Mar 02, 2018

Zoe Saldana is launching a digital media company, BESE (pronounced “bee-say”). The name is a combination of the word “be” in English and “se,”... Read More

Zoe Saldana on Being Misquoted, Connections to ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

Zoe Saldana on Being Misquoted, Connections to ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’

by Crystal Shaw King   May 05, 2017

Gamora, a role reprised by Zoe Saldana in her highly anticipated sequel, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 identifies as a Guardian. Never mind... Read More

Zoe Saldana Claims Starring in Sci-Fi Films Made Her Color Blind

Zoe Saldana Claims Starring in Sci-Fi Films Made Her Color Blind

by #TeamEbony   Apr 10, 2017

Afro-Latina actress Zoe Saldana says her film credits, rooted in the world of science fiction, allows her to artistically transcend race and gender politics.... Read More

Why Zoe Saldana As Nina Simone Doesn’t Work

Why Zoe Saldana As Nina Simone Doesn’t Work

by Josie Pickens   Mar 03, 2016

Nina Simone’s voice is a prayer. An African ancestral song, a Buddhist chant, a Negro spiritual with codes and keys to freedom. Nina’s life... Read More

‘Nina’ Trailer Hits the Web [WATCH]

‘Nina’ Trailer Hits the Web [WATCH]

by #teamEBONY   Mar 02, 2016

When production of the biopic based on the life of Nina Simone (starring Zoe Saldana and David Oyelowo) was first mentioned, controversy ensued. Many objected to having... Read More

‘Nina’ Scheduled for April 22

‘Nina’ Scheduled for April 22

by #teamEBONY   Mar 01, 2016

Nina, the biopic based on the incomparable singer, songwriter, pianist, civil rights activist Nina Simone, will be released in theaters, VOD and Digital HD on April... Read More

Kanye Rocks Beverly Hills for Verizon

Kanye Rocks Beverly Hills for Verizon

by Crystal Shaw King   Sep 25, 2015

Kanye West dazzled a star-studded crowed at the Wallis Annenberg Center in Beverly Hills last night (September 24), as the surprise musical performer at... Read More

‘Fashion Queen’ Bevy Smith on the Best and Worst Oscar Fashions
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'Fashion Queen' Bevy Smith on the Best and Worst Oscar Fashions
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by #teamEBONY   Feb 23, 2015

The one and only Bevy Smith shared her favorite–and least favorite–looks from last night's Oscars! Be sure to check her out on every Sunday... Read More

Google’s Top-Trending Black Actresses of 2014

Google’s Top-Trending Black Actresses of 2014

by #teamEBONY   Dec 16, 2014

1. Halle Berry. She had a Steven Spielberg-produced TV series (Extant) and babydaddy drama with Gabriel Aubry this year. But regardless of specifics, the... Read More