Black actors

Sanaa Lathan gave her candid opinions about the way Black actors are regarded in Hollywood.

Fox’s Empire just keeps growing. The Lee Daniels drama just beat American Idol in their Wednesday night ratings for the first time, bringing in a total of 11.3 million viewers, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Only four episodes have aired so far, and each one has gained the network thousands of new viewers. MUST SEE: 9 Facts About Taraji P. […]

Benedict Cumberbatch, the Oscar-nominated actor who recently came under fire for calling black actors ‘colored’ in an interview with Tavis Smiley, has apologized over his offensive remarks. He originally said that he thought Black British actors found more success in the United States versus in England, and that was unfair. “I think as far as colored actors […]

    Mike Epps is having a pretty good career these days. Unlike a lot of comedian/actors, he still does standup. He’s also starring as…

  Last year was a big year for black films, but 2015 looks a bit bleak compared to it. There’s some gems to look forward to, however, like Ava DuVernay’s “Selma” and family friendly “The Jungle Book.” Take a look and see what films you have to see in 2015. January   “Selma”     […]

Actor Boris Kodjoe discusses Zane’s “Addiction”, sexual addiction & much more. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.

Who are the highest paid actors on television? TV Guide broke down the list, and we can see how much money our favorite black actor and actresses make each episode. Take a look at the list below at who’s been making bank. MUST SEE: Remote Control: Your Ultimate Guide To New Fall TV Shows   WHOOPI […]

The force will be upon us once again as “Star Wars Episode VII” heads back to the big screen in December 2015.  J.J. Abrams (who resurrected the “Star Trek” franchise) has jumped ship to helm Hollywood’s most iconic sci-fi franchise, when “Star Wars” creator George Lucas opted not to return. READ: African-American Actors Celebrate Strides […]

Last year was supposed to be a banner film for Black filmmakers. Fruitvale Station, The Butler, and 12 Years a Slave were released and their…

Jamie Foxx snd Channing Tatum seem like a comic match and in “White House Down” that potential is on display. Although it’s an action movie,…

Idris Elba has message for the media–please stop asking him about the plight of black actors in Hollywood!  In an interview with Vulture, the British-born thespian was asked about the lack of opportunities for actors of color and quickly set the reporter straight: “I’m so bored of answering that. Are there differences between black actors’ […]

Actor Brian White set the blogosphere on fire last week with his comments in an interview with Hello Beautiful.  When asked about the negative images of women portrayed in Tyler Perry movies, White replied: “The most popular character [in, Why Did I Get Married?], and it’s not the one that Tyler picked as the most […]