April 18, 2018 | Written by Howard Newsroom Staff
Washington, D.C. --- Howard University President, Dr. Wayne A. I. Frederick, announced today that actor and alumnus Chadwick Boseman will deliver the keynote address during Howard University’s 150th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Mr. Boseman will address members of the Class
OWN announced today two new series from prolific hit-maker Will Packer (“Girls Trip,” “Straight Outta Compton,” “Ride Along,” “Roots”) and his Will Packer Media banner: the soapy new drama series “Ambitions” from global content leader Lionsgate and the unscripted dating series “Ready to Love.” Packer
STX Films feel good comedy, I FEEL PRETTY stars Amy Schumer, alongside Naomi Campbell, Shasheer Zamata, Michelle Williams and more comes out in theaters on Friday, April 20!
Schumer, 36, plays Renee Bennett in the film, an insecure woman who believes a head injury made her
Oprah Winfrey Network announced today the second season premiere of its hit docu-series “Black Love” on Saturday, May 12 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The series which highlights love stories from the Black community debuted last fall with 1.2 million total viewers, becoming OWN’s most-watched unscripted
Standing at a statuesque 5'10, with a flawless melanin enriched complexion, cheekbones designed by the ancestry of West Africa and a perfectly cropped Afro, the British Ghanaian beauty, Philomena Kwao is the perfect canvas and model for the fashion industry. Her regal unapologetic natural beauty reflected on billboards, magazines and
Grammy award winning producer Shep Crawford and Grammy nominated recording artist/producer Montell Jordan are back together again, but this time it’s not in the studio. The two, who together worked on several R&B music projects over the years, have now become “Pastors.” They will converge
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA, USA -MARCH 09 2018: Left to Right: Charles Crenshaw, Monique, Tim Norman, host Kym Whitley, Miss Robbie, Jan, Linda and Michelle on the set of Welcome To Sweetie Pies, the series finale in which the cast discusses the series.
LOS ANGELES – OWN:
(Los Angeles, CA- April 6, 2018) R&B vocalist Ledisi is excited to join the lineup for the 2018 ESSENCE Festival taking place in New Orleans during the July 4th holiday weekend. The twelve-time GRAMMY® nominee will be hitting the main stage on Friday, July 6
Let’s start by giving a huge congrats to TV-One, and the ladies of the groundbreaking “Sister Circle” on becoming the first live day-time talk show featuring a panel of four Black women as co-hosts. Bravo!
Created by Executive Producer Helen Swenson,"Sister Circle" is produced out of TEGNA's WATL
Winnie Madikizela Mandela, the former wife of South Africa’s first black president, Nelson Mandela, has died at the age of 81.
Born Nomzamo Winifred Zanyiwe Madikizela on Sept. 26, 1934, in the village of Mbongweni, Transkei — a homeland, or bantustan, set aside for the Xhosa people