black web series

Need a break? That’s what web series were made for. Comedy, drama or inspiration all packed into a few minutes a day for your entertainment. Don’t know where to start? Here are our 7 favorite web series currently on the web.      “RoomieLoversFriends” The show, now in its third season, has been heating up since […]

Rapper Jean Grae is already one of the funniest people in the music business, so it makes sense that she put on her producer and directing hats to bring the world a sitcom featuring her off-the-cuff humor and antics. RELATED: Jean Grae Discusses Women In Hip-Hop With Melissa Harris-Perry [VIDEO] “Life With Jeannie” premiers tonight at […]

  Rapper The Bad Seed flexes his acting chops in this short film, “When A Man’s Fed Up.” Directed and edited by Ali Brathwaite and produced by Nickey Black., “When A Man’s Fed Up” stars Seed (aka Corey Pierson) as King, an ex-con trying to get his life together. After obtaining his paralegal certification in […]

One thing you can’t accuse rapper Cam’ron of is being boring. The Harlem MC held a screening for his upcoming web series, “First Of The Month” and new mixtape, “Ghetto Heaven” at Tribeca Cinemas in New York City. The web series is vintage Cam’ron, filled with irreverent humor and stripped down cinematography as he lives […]

  Fresh from an impactful performance in the hit movie, “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” rapper and actor David Banner is continuing his mission to produce his own  media projects. As part of his 2M1 movement he has released the first installments of a live-action superhero series called “Walking With Gods,”  about a man named Alex Light […]

This is a day we knew was coming. After the runaway success of Issa Rae’s online series “Misadventures Of Awkward Black Girl” it was only a matter of time before her talents would make their way to television. RELATED: Issa Rae On Being Awkward Vs Being A Nerd [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO] According to Deadline, Issa Rae will […]

  Welcome to the new frontier in Black entertainment!  While  television networks  attempt to catch up in representations of people of color (“Scandal” and “Deception”),  a bumper crop of black web series are filling the gap.  With the success of Issa Rae and “Awkward Black Girl”,  black filmmakers and writers have turned to the web […]