Washington came back to beat the Houston Astros this was a crazy world series with all the road teams winning the games,never before or since and i wonder if these teams played on a neutral sight i wonder who would win? the nationals have a great team and the astros are still a great team. […]
From encouraging self-help books to gripping autobiographies and riveting novels, these are books by Black authors to read this fall.
The cast of The CW’s All American have called Netflix binging after the first season of the sports drama a “blessing”. The CW President Mark Pedowitz said that All American’s modest linear debut was boosted by binging on Netflix, one of the considerations that went into the renewal decision. Cody Christian, who plays Asher Adams […]
Before Nina Yang Bongiovi and her producing partner Forest Whitaker launched Significant Productions and created acclaimed films such as Fruitvale Station, Dope, Roxanne Roxanne and Sorry to Bother You, Bongiovi had another career in mind: journalism. Specifically, she saw a career as an on-air reporter — much like Connie Chung. Immigrant parents tend to make their […]
When you see photographs of Harriet Tubman (and many exist), she appears, in an eerie way, to be staring right at us. Her implacable scowl throws down a gauntlet that cuts across the ages. Cynthia Erivo, the British singer and actress who takes on the title role of “Harriet,” nails that thousand-yard glare with a […]
In a speech celebrating the opening of his brand new 330 acre studio in Atlanta, Ga., Tyler Perry challenged his guests to dream bigger, like he had, while turning the former Army base into his personal production play land. But even the biggest dreamers — and the biggest names in entertainment — couldn’t be prepared […]
John Witherspoon, an actor-comedian who for decades made audiences laugh in TV shows and films, including the Friday feature franchise and the WB’s The Wayans Bros. , died suddenly at his home today. He was 77. “It is with deepest sorrow that we can confirm our beloved husband and father, John Witherspoon, one of the […]