BET Networks and Beverly Bond, CEO, Founder and Creator of “BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™”are excited to announce this year’s BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ Awards taping on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center’s Prudential Hall in Newark, NJ. The broadcast will premiere on Sunday, August 20, 2017
If you’re looking for non-stop laughter, mixed in with raunchy real talk, and a valuable lesson on the true meaning of friendship, “Girl’s Trip", is a must see.
Girls Trip, directed by Malcolm D. Lee, and producer Will Packer, is a film about four best friends from college,
Writer, producer, actress and media mogul Issa Rae is covering the pages of Complex Magazine fabulously. The 32-year-old slays as Foxy Brown, in the Pam Grier inspired shoot ahead of the season 2 premiere of her breakout HBO series, "Insecure."
“Insecure” follows the journey of creator and
Oprah Winfrey and Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil, the award-winning producers behind such hits as “Being Mary Jane,” “The Game” and “Girlfriends,” have partnered together to create “Love Is ___” a new original one-hour series for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
The Akils will create and
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear." Nelson Mandela
On this day, Rolihlahla Mandela was born. Mandela's given name Rolihlahla, his
Did you know today is International Emoji Day?!
Meet the first full Emoji-Only music video in the world by an African artist. The multi-award winning Afro-pop group, Sauti Sol, a Kenyan band formed in Nairobi has released a hot new single & full EMOJI video, FRIEND ZONE, written and produced
Gregory Allen Howard (“Remember the Titans”) has been hired to pen a biopic of Fannie Lou Hamer – a sharecropper who became an important voting-rights advocate and founded the first integrated political party in 1960s Mississippi.
Hamer helped organize the 1964 Freedom Summer African-American voter registration
Sterling K. Brown nominated for a 2017 Emmy, for his role as Randall 'This is Us'
On Thursday, 2017 Emmy nominations were announced and there were the usual nominations along with some surprising snubs.
'This is Us' nabbed 11 Emmy noms, including Sterling K. Brown and Milo Ventimiglia beloved characters, Randall
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Tamron Hall, the former “Today” show host and MSNBC anchor is co-creating a new daytime talk show at Weinstein TV.
Hall, 46, will serve as executive producer and host of the currently untitled
We just can't get over the images surfacing of Marvel's new film Black Panther! This image of Chadwick Boseman, the heir to Black Panther (T'Challa), Michael B. Jordan (Erik Killmonger), T’Challa’s primary rival, and Lupita Nyong’o (Nakia), on the cover of Entertainment Weekly is badassness! This fierce cover and the upcoming previews of