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.

ABC Studios welcomes back Larry Wilmore. He rejoins the network three months after Comedy Central canceled his late night show.

In the midst of an election season like no other, Wilmore kept us laughing with segments aimed at exposing events compacted by race and politics.

'Insecure,' which was co-written and executive produced by funny man Larry Wilmore, is slated to debut this fall.

Between Larry Wilmore’s hard-hitting standup (“The president’s hair is so white it keeps saying ‘All Lives Matter’”) and President Obama’s unforgettable mic drop (“Obama out!”), the White House Correspondents’ Dinner was pretty lit. DJ Khaled can attest. Not only was he in attendance, but he also kicked it with Bill Nye. “I’m looking forward to talking science […]

Larry Wilmore kept his speech all the way real, saluting the POTUS with, “Yo, Barry, you did it, my nigga!”

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Late night hosts have the unenviable job of calming America’s nerves after unfathomable tragedies happen. Stephen Colbert had to emotional address the Paris horror after the taping of Friday’s show, and others will do the same on Monday. Over the weekend, Larry Wilmore and Neil deGrasse Tyson was speaking at a New York Comedy Festival when the question of […]

No fear, Papa Pope is here to take down the Confederate flag with one powerful monologue. Emmy-winning actor and Scandal star Joe Morton offered some insight…

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There are endless conversations about black women and relationships, and this time it was brought up on Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. He had a panel discussion with director and author, Issa Rae; New York Live‘s Jacque Reid; comedian Marina Franklin; and Christina Greer, an Assistant Professor at Fordham University. Wilmore asked the women about the […]


Dark Sky Paradise dropped. That means its time for some Big Sean promo. Monday’s stop was at The Nightly Show. The rhymer joined a panel that featured comedian Martin Short, New York magazine’s Frank Rich and The Blaze‘s Tara Setmayer to discuss Rudy Giuliani‘s unsurprisingly racist comments on Barack Obama. Sean looked a bit out of place, but he did deliver some gold when Larry Wilmore put him […]

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Larry Wilmore — seasoned black sitcom writer and host of the great The Nightly Show — will have his hands on another television show. And this one is developed by a familiar name. Issa Rae, best known as the creator of The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, will be handing a series for HBO called Insecure. HBO announced it was […]