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.

  NBC can’t seem to catch a break when it comes to putting Blair Underwood in the lead in a drama. For the second time in about two years, a Blair Underwood drama has been canceled after a limited run on NBC. Despite having a a big name actor like Blair Underwood, the show premiered […]

Just when you thought the celebrity clothing line trend was over, Blair Underwood tosses his hat in the ring. The actor, who was recently seen on the NBC series, The Event, partnered with K&G Fashion Superstore to bring forth the BU Collection. The BU Collection is a line of high end tailored suits . Underwood’s […]

Black Hollywood represented on the red carpet at the 24th annual Thurgood Marshall College Fund Anniversary Dinner, held at the Sheraton Hotel in New York City. Blair Underwood, Cuba Gooding Jr., Lamman Rucker (“Meet The Browns”), Russell Simmons, and Rockmond Dunbar were among the celebrity attendees lending their star power to the annual event. Cuba […]

During this year’s 14th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival hungry thespians, black filmmakers and fans gathered for an up close look at the top black indie films of the year. Each of the films in the festival held significant cultural relevance, but one of the most heartfelt and applauded films was clearly Ava DuVernay’s “I Will Follow.”