A casual look at the last year of superhero films reveals that the genre is in desperate need of revitalization. Outside of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, it was the weakest year for the genre since the first Avengers took the box office by storm. From The Flash, Ant-Man […] The post Why We Need More Black Superheroes On The Big Screen appeared first on NewsOne.


Taraji P. Henson is dominating on the small screen and burning up the pages of Essence Magazine all at once. Covering the magazine’s November 2015 issue, the first lady of Empire looks stunning in a curve-hugging black dress with burt orange detailing and thigh-high slits to die for, complimented by flawless make up and sleek […]

The Screen

Officially a triple threat, the rapper-singer-actress is set to executive produce and star in a scripted show based on her life in Queens.

The Life

Actress Lauren London and rapper Nipsey Hussle are likely not too happy with Hollywood photographers right about now. The couple was reportedly enjoying an afternoon shopping trip on Melrose earlier today when they were bombarded by paparazzi hoping to get a shot of the two, who are rarely seen out in public when not promoting […]

It’s been a week since we told you that Angela Bassett would be directing a film about the life of pop legend Whitney Houston for Lifetime which is scheduled to air sometime in 2015. Not long after the announcement, the Houston family slammed the film and said they didn’t support it. Although she’s estranged from […]

  If you believe there’s an actress in the history of acting that’s had a hotter start out of the gate than Lupita Nyong’o, then I have a bridge to sell you. And it’s probably going to be one close to where she lives. 16 – The age Lupita was when she was flown back to […]

Nowadays, it’s not enough to just have one source of income, especially if you’re in the entertainment industry. Every actor must also be a writer, producer, singer, dancer, and whatever else they need to be to earn some money. Actress Tatyana Ali has always embraced her other talents as a means of income. Back in […]

  We’re not ones to judge, but it seems like Oscar-wining actress Sandra Bullock is trying to increase her street cred. It wasn’t enough that she adopted an African orphan. Now, she’s rapping the words to Sugarhill Gang’s hit “Rapper’s Delight” on Britain’s “The Jonathan Ross Show.” In the short clip, Bullock recounts a tale […]