The Screen

In honor of the legend's 62nd birthday, check out our list of our favorite Denzel Washington gems. You're welcome.

The Screen

The 70th Annual Tony Awards, which took place on Sunday in the wake of the devastating Orlando tragedy, changed the game this year when all four musical acting awards went to people of color. Broadway’s history has been transformed thanks to three Hamilton cast members and one star from The Color Purple who have cemented their names in American culture […]


Jada Pinkett Smith is doing everything she can to advance people of color forward.

The Revenant and Mad Max: Fury Road were showered with honors during Thursday morning's Oscar nominations. Creed and Straight Outta Compton? Not so much

WATCH: Matt Damon attempts to white-splain racial diversity to a black female producer in Hollywood. — Tyree Boyd-Pates (@TyreeBP) September 14, 2015 // Matt…

Despite a pledge to usher in a new era of diversity and inclusion, social media giant Twitter employs just 49 Black people out of a…

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It’s no secret that Hollywood has a diversity problem; one glance at last week’s Academy Awards, which boasted not one African American nominee in any of the major televised categories (Ava DuVernay’s Selma was nominated for Best Picture; “Grateful” from Gina Prince-Bythewood’s Beyond the Lights and “Glory” from Selma were both nominated for Best Original […]

Issa Rae believes the real reason you’re seeing more diversity on TV is all about the green. There was once a time where you would…


A brand new infographic highlights just how white and male the Academy Awards really are. According to research by book publisher Lee & Low, since the…


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…

So I screened “Gravity” earlier this week.  Yes, I thought the cinematography was excellent and yes it definitely delivered on the thrills and chills. But no, I did not have a “come to Jesus” moment like most and no, it certainly did not change my life.  I credit that partly to Sandra Bullock, who is […]