Pharrell Williams Points To Michael Brown’s ‘Bullyish Behavior’ as a ‘Problem’

Multi-talented artist, Pharrell Williams is at the top of his game and garnered an enviable level of respectability in the entertainment industry. His accomplishments have at times presented him in ...

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Kelis is Headed to the Cooking Channel with 'Holiday Feast With Kelis' Special

Kelis is an artist who has never been known to charter the predictable territory of her colleagues. The ‘Milkshake’ singer is still touring and doling out her signature beats but ...

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Saturday Night Live Misses the Mark with “Annie” Spoof

Saturday Night Live never seems to be able to get it right when it comes to the realm of Black women. After years of evading the issue of why they ...

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Shonda Rhimes Slayed The Ratings Game This Season

Thursday nights have been regulated to Shondaland and the numbers prove that they are profitably thriving. ABC has a lot to celebrate  – thanks to their affiliation with Shonda Rhimes who ...

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Marlon Wayans Defends His Right to Use the N-Word

Marlon Wayans is taking his right to use the N-word seriously by filing legal docs in defense of an Instagram post that depicts him calling an extra from his film ...

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Queen Latifah Confirmed to Host the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Concert

Queen Latifah has landed quite an impressive gig. The daytime talk show host has been invited to host the 21st Annual Nobel Peace Prize concert-taking place in Oslo, Norway. According to ...

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MTV Working on Documentary About White Racism

MTV has always been a force in the world of exploratory TV – they virtually initiated the blueprint with the birth of The Real World, and now they are taking their talents in an unexpected direction with a new documentary that is supposed to enlighten...

First Look: Chris Rock’s New Movie Top Five

Chris Rock best known and loved for his hilarious stand up comedy routines (and maybe his animated character voice overs), has tried his hand at writing and directing movies before. He has previously written and directed two feature films (Head of State and I Think I Love My Wife), and...

Lifetime Announces ‘Aaliyah: The Princess Of R&B’ Biopic Premiere Date + Photos

Following the controversy surrounding the “Aaliyah: Princess of R&B” biopic, that eventually led Disney star Zendaya Coleman to back out — Lifetime has finally settled on a premiere date. On Thursday, Lifetime announced the biopic is slated to debut Nov. 15. The network also released photos of...

10 Rational Fears Black People Should Have Regarding “Dear White People”

Hailed as the must-see satire of the year, Dear White People, writer-director Justin Simien’s feature length directorial debut has experienced a cacophonous reception since it took home the Sundance Film Festival’s prestigious U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Talent. Even more buzz worthy are...

No Good Deed is Box Office Hit: Did You See It?

No Good Deed was a box office success this weekend! Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson proved that not every black movie has to be a love story or about slavery.  The movie took the no. 1 spot at box offices this weekend and earned $24.5 million in...