The Best Man

After fourteen years director Malcolm Lee rounded up everyone from the original hit “The Best Man” to bring fans the sequel, “The Best Man Holiday.”  The highly anticipated follow-up to the story of college friends preparing for the wedding of their best friend is in theaters November 15th. For this week’s episode of “What’s Hot” […]

We are just months away from the premiere of The Best Man Holiday, and we just can’t wait to see Taye Diggs, Nia Long, Morris…

One thing you can say about Terrence Howard, he never gives a boring interview.  The Oscar nominated actor sat down with writer JasFly for a post screening Q&A of his new film “Dead Man Down.”  Howard wasted no time and bluntly asked the group of bloggers and journalists  in attendance: “What did you think of […]

Having longevity in a business where the new young thing is an ongoing search is a daunting task. Actress Nia Long has done that and then some. Since stepping into the entertainment business some 27 years ago, Nia Long has played some of the most memorable characters in black film, most notably Nina Mosley in […]

After 13 years, fans of “The Best Man” movie are finally being treated to a sequel. HipHollywood caught up with cast member Taye Diggs at the SAG Awards nominations and he spoke a little about the gang getting back together. It seems like for now he isn’t the one getting married, which doesn’t mean he […]

Sanaa Lathan is the official spokeswoman for Pantene’s new Nature Fusion Collection. The actress is all about taking care of her lovely mane, especially through the wear and tear of movie sets, red carpets and photo shoots. Sanaa says it’s very important to her to use natural products in her hair “Throughout my life, Pantene […]

Actress Melissa De Sousa, best known as snooty, ball-buster Shelby in The Best Man revealed to Latina.com that she is in talks to reprise her role in a sequel to the 1999 hit romantic comedy.  Melissa said “It’s delicious, I can’t wait!”  Even now, women still come up to her on the streets, and say […]

Nowhere has the depiction of black life been more diverse than in the world of cinema. Go to any video store, surf any video rental website and look at the wide selection of films in the African-American/Black films section. The variety is vast, so if you’re having trouble where to start, here are nine of […]

It was 1997 when Love Jones premiered starring budding stars Larenz Tate and Nia Long, and almost 15 years later we’re still jonesin’ for the movie that came to be a definitive portrait of black love. Written and directed by Theodore Witcher, Love Jones was the first in a series of films in the late […]

Nia Long is like that one fierce and fabulous girlfriend who you both love and hate, yet secretly worship. Outspoken, composed, fashionable, and classy , Nia is one of the few actresses who dares to challenge Hollywood’s perception of black women. As her body of work will testify, Nia has never been one to lower […]

It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost twelve years since Malcolm D. Lee’s The Best Man, starring Nia Long, Taye Diggs, Morris Chestnut, Terrence Howard and a host of Black Hollywood’s best and brightest, first hit the big screen. The romantic comedy about a group of college friends reuniting for a fairy tale wedding […]