Road trip: LAFF

LA Film Fest Director Stephanie Allain gives credit where credit is due, fully acknowledging the strength of her programming team Roya Rastegar and Jennifer Cochis, who curated an “energetic slate of films from around the world,” which includes 45 world ...

Web series 'The Breakdown' spotlights young Black women's prospective

Multimedia journalist and radio personality Selena Hill is best known for her radio show “Let Your Voice Be Heard” on Harlem’s WHCR 90.3 FM, however, she’s now giving her take on issues, lifestyle and empowering women in a new web ...

Kodjoe and wife head to small screen

Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker, the world’s most gorgeous and nicest couple, were spotted making their way through LAX last week.

Jon Batiste named Colbert’s bandleader

Jon Batiste, the young, award-winning multi-instrumentalist, has been named bandleader of the new “Late Show,” hosted by Stephen Colbert after his predecessor, David Letterman’s final show was recently aired on CBS.

Lifetime’s ‘Preach’ coming to TV

The Lifetime Network approached me about their upcoming docu-series “Preach,” produced by Core Media Group and slated to air Friday, June 5 at 10 p.m.

A father’s love creates a world of magic

Imagine that your little girl enters kindergarten bright eyed and full of self-confidence.

Road trip: The LA Film Fest

While covering the Oscars in February, my colleague and I had the opportunity to kick it with Los Angeles Film Festival Director Stephanie Allain at the hip coffee joint Aroma, which she affectionally calls “my back kitchen because I am ...

‘Unsung’ revisited

Just in time for Black Music Month, TV One gives you a couple of reasons to make sure your cable bill is kept current for the next few months.

‘Power’ cast lets loose on loyalty

The second season of “Power,” created by executive producer Courtney Kemp Agboh and executive producer Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, will premiere June 6.

Tracy Morgan to makes first TV appearance since crash

Tracy Morgan finally returned to television after recovering from a crash that left him in critical condition and took the life of his close friend and comedic mentor James McNair.

It’s the season of Kanan: Season 2 of ‘Power’

Since the launch of Starz’s “Power,” which is executive produced by Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson and features show creator and executive producer Courtney Kemp Agboh (“The Good Wife”), the media chatter about “can the market place maintain interest in following ...

Viola Davis to exec produce Harriet Tubman HBO movie

It has been reported that Tony Award winner and “How to Get Away with Murder” star Viola Davis has taken on an executive producer role with a new HBO film highlighting the life of Harriet Tubman.

PHOTOS: LAHHNY stars Yandy Smith and Mendeecees Harris host brunch before taking vows

"Love & Hip Hop" star Yandy Smith tied the knot with Mendeecees Harris held a brunch before taking vows on live television on Sunday.

Codeblack and conversations on diversity in Hollywood

The issues swirling around the lack of diversity in Hollywood is still a hot-button topic despite the fact that corporations have concluded that inclusion—across the board—is excellent for the bottom line.

Binge Watching: ‘Sense8’

It’s perfectly acceptable to admit to being a “binge watcher,” and I openly blame Netflix, or applaud Netflix, depending on which side of the coin you wish to view this new global obsession.