Arts & Entertainment


Diversity took center stage at Emmys

Diversity was on display and celebrated Sunday night at the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

Emmy 2017: The winners list

The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Stephen Colbert, aired Sunday on CBS.

Montego Bay is more than resorts

Jamaica is truly one of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean.

‘A Raisin in the Sun’ shines at Harlem Repertory Theatre

I always get excited when I hear that Harlem Repertory Theatre is doing a production. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a production there that wasn’t poignant and moving. They are currently presenting Lorraine Hansberry’s “A Raisin in the Sun,” ...

Horoscope: September 14 - September 20

Find out what that star say about what's in store for your future.

HFR’s Fashion Week shows

Harlem Fashion Row’s presentations for Fashion Week were spectacular.

Six Indonesian designers hit 2017 New York Fashion Week

At New York Fashion Week, six young Indonesian designers pulled off a marvelous presentation, as Indonesian Diversity’s spring/summer ’18 hit the runway. They displayed gorgeous collections of ready-to-wear and accessories.

Sixth annual Literacy Across Harlem march, book drive and community celebration

The month of November is Literacy Awareness Month and in Harlem we are starting the celebration early with the sixth Annual Literacy Across Harlem march, book drive and community celebration.

Common becomes first rapper to win Oscar, Grammy and Emmy

Common has come a long way from his early days of rhyming in Chicago in the 90s.

Tribeca TV Fest September 22 to September 24

Everything about the entertainment space has changed. The box office for movies continues to drop.

Spike Lee, Jordan Peele team up for new film

It has been reported that Jordan Peele, creator of the breakout Black horror thriller “Get Out,” has teamed up with Spike Lee to direct and produce a new film project titled “Black Klansman,” and will follow the story of a ...

Urbanworld Film Fest returns Sept. 20-24

In the spirit of those who reach for the stars to change the world, Stacy Spikes created the Urbanworld Film Festival 21 years ago. Spikes is a former executive at Miramax and October Films.

Herb Boyd to talk about ‘Black Detroit’ Saturday

Educator, author, activist and AmNews contributor Herb Boyd will hold a talk and book signing for “Black Detroit” Saturday.

'Crown Heights' actors on the pain of injustice

Colin Warner hopes that when audiences see "Crown Heights" it infuriates them.

Talking SCHOP! Getting ready for fall cooking

I know summer is not over just yet, but I can’t help trolling for awesome fall recipes to cook now or for the upcoming holiday spreads.