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.

The Sound

Behold "Questlove Supreme," a three-hour radio program that will supplement Quest's role as Pandora's first "artist ambassador."

The world will never get over the deaths of music icons like Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, David Bowie, and now Prince, but we’ll continue to honor them the best way we know how – tributes. D’Angelo stopped by The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon to perform a special tribute to Prince with Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum’s […]

The Screen

Saturday Night Live alumni Maya Rudolph is the second-best Beyoncé, but the absolute best Rachel Dolezal. Rudolph appeared as a guest on Late Night With Seth Meyers and revealed that she’s been repeatedly asked to do an impression of the former NAACP president even though it’s been eight years since she’s been a cast member. However, she still obliged. […]

Entertainment, Television

Forget that All-Star business, the air was pretty rare in Studio 8H last night as Lorne Michael‘s cultural juggernaut, Saturday Night Live, aired “SNL 40,”…

Maya Rudolph and Jaden Smith are teaming up for HBO’s latest project. Maya and Smith have signed on to guest star on the cable network’s…

As last night’s Emmy telecast drew to a close, one thing was glaringly apparent. In 2012, the Emmys didn’t care about black actors. Out of all of the categories, there were three African-Americans nominated. Don Cheadle earned a nomination for his role on “House of Lies” in the Lead Actor in a Comedy Series. He […]