In celebration of Black History Month and as part of the Apollo Theater’s Open House Weekend activities, the Apollo Theater, Firelight Media, “Independent Lens” and PBS station THIRTEEN will host a screening of acclaimed director Stanley Nelson’s film “Tell Them ...
MSNBC names Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Trymaine Lee a correspondent for the news network.
Black film critic and writer, Aramide Tinubu, confronted the lack of diversity of the film press at the Sundance Film Festival this year. Her essay examines the underwhelming presence of Black writers, film critics and journalists at the festival.
Luca Guadagnino’s latest film, “Call Me By Your Name,” isn’t necessarily a gay movie at all, at least, not in the sense of being limited to LGBT festivals and audiences. It’s much, much more.
“Den of Thieves” is an adrenaline-fueled heist thriller with humor set in the underworld of Los Angeles.
Mary J. Blige is the recipient of not one, but two Oscar nominations for the 90th annual Academy Awards. This occasion is Blige’s first time being nominated. Her
Our team at the New York Amsterdam News is again invited to Los Angeles to cover the 2018 Oscar Celebration, which will be telecast live on ABC Sunday, March 4 at 5 p.m., PT/8 p.m., ET.
Check out the nominees for the 90th Academy Awards.
The first “Paddington” film was released in 2014 and it became one of the most successful children’s films ever. A bona fide hit around the world, but “Paddington 2” tops the first one or pure pleasure.
Mo McRae has appeared in more than 30 film and television projects over the past decade. To put it bluntly, acting is his jam.
Makeba is one of the first African musicians who won international stardom and whose music was always anchored in her traditional South African roots. In 1959 she was forced into exile.
“Proud Mary” stars Taraji P. Henson as an assassin-with-a-heart-of-gold. She also serves as executive producer of this action thriller. The story is about Mary (Henson), a Boston-based veteran assassin who takes a 13-year-old street urchin, Danny (Jahi Di’Allo Winston), under ...
The moment the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards began, Twitter went officially “nuts” waiting for Oprah Winfrey to take the stage. From the start, the ceremony was engrossed with the politically charged #timesup climate.
Leonard James III has a voice that is as comforting as running water. It’s low, resonating, authoritative—and it lingers in the mind.
The Best of the African Diaspora International Film Festival is back from Jan. 12 to Jan. 14 with a selection of some of the most popular and critically acclaimed films in ADIFF 2017. Screenings will be held at Teachers College, ...