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.

Leslie Jones has just gotten a huge promotion on “Saturday Night Live.” She’s moving from the writer’s room to the stage! Shadow And Act reports…

The first episode of “SNL” for 2014 was one for the books. With the recent hiring of cast member Sasheer Zamata and writers LaKendra Tookes and Leslie Jones, the pressure was on to see if the newest additions would bring the funny. Add to the increased presence of African-American talent an appearance by rapper/singer/actor Aubrey […]

With SNL’s latest announcement about adding an African American female to their esteemed cast, we decided to check out some of Sasheer Zamata‘s comedic moments to see what we’re in for. Check out our four reasons we’re excited to see Zamata’s SNL debut on Jan. 18 1. She’s an independent female, who just so happens […]

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Sasheer Zamata is the newest cast member of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live.” She is the first black female cast member the sketch comedy show has…