harry belafonte

“12 Years A Slave” director Steve McQueen has decided on the subject of his fourth feature, and his choice is sure to be just as controversial as his Academy Award winning film.      At the Hidden Heroes Awards in NYC, McQueen revealed that his next film will chronicle the life of athlete, singer and political activist Paul […]

After years without a proper Oscar nomination, Legendary actor/singer and social activist Harry Belafonte will be getting his due at a stand-alone ceremony later this year.      Belafonte will be receiving the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award for his work on and off-screen. Aside from blazing trails in films such as “Carmen Jones” and “The World, The […]

Oprah Winfrey is a force of nature.  Still reigning supreme as the Queen of Media,  the power titan returns to the big screen after an almost fifteen year hiatus, acting  in “Lee Daniel’s  The Butler.” Miss O plays Gloria Gaines, the matriarchal glue between her husband Cecil ( Forest Whitaker) and their headstrong son Louis […]

In an interview with MSNBC, Mr. Belafonte was asked if Jay Z should continue to play a concert with Justin Timberlake in Florida in August and he did not hold back. As he always does Mr. Belafonte spoke from the heart. Take a look below.   Said Belafonte, “I would be hard pressed to tell […]

Living legend, Harry Belafonte, who is known as a social activist and leader in the civil rights community, has deemed Jay-Z and Beyonce socially irresponsible! MUST READ: Harry Belafonte To Auction MLK Speeches During an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Belafonte expressed his disappointment with the way blacks in Hollywood have represented the race. “They […]