2014  is proving to be a strong year for Black actors as the nominees for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmys were announced earlier this morning.  Idris Elba was recognized for his work as DCI John Luther in the BBC mini-series “Luther,”  landing on the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries as well as Chiwetel Ejiofor for […]


At a recent luncheon celebrating the 2014 Oscar nominees, a group of A-list stars, directors, sound mixers and more gathered round a life-size model of…

  If you want to know why the scene where Sofia punches the hell out of Squeak in “The Color Purple” seems so real, it’s because there was really bad blood between actress Rae Dawn Chong and media maven Oprah Winfrey. Chong recently did an interview where she detailed the reasons why she doesn’t rock […]

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Hollywood has the best hustle–with a devoted following and the right look, the ability to act tends to be optional.  You know something’s up when a talented thespian like Angela Bassett is benched and pop star Rihanna is recruited to star in a multimillion summer blockbuster (Battleship) or pretty boy Channing Tatum has almost four […]