hollywood

Gabrielle Union: “Hollywood Wants Black Women Shucking and Jivin’ and Cooning”

by
Being Mary Jane star Gabrielle Union sat down with Power 105.1’s Angie Martinez to talk about the new season of her hit BET show and voiced her opinion on why Black women in Hollywood are having issues with landing smart comedy roles. “There’s not a...

David Oyelowo: Hollywood Has A ‘Fear of White Guilt’

by
In an interview with the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Selma star David Oyelowo opened about his recent Oscar snub and called out the Academy for only celebrating Black actors when they play “subservient” roles. Oyelowo thinks the reason behind The Academy’s race problem is...

WATCH: Ava DuVernay Talks Selma, #OscarsSoWhite, and Hollywood’s Lack of Diversity

by
From Democracy Now!: Today we spend the hour with Ava DuVernay, the director of the acclaimed new civil rights film “Selma,” which tells the story of the campaign led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to draw the nation’s attention to the struggle for equal...

Shonda Rhimes Declares “I Haven’t Broken Through Any Glass Ceilings” at Women in Entertainment Event

by
View image | gettyimages.com Shonda Rhimes has had another epic year in entertainment, and to celebrate her numerous accomplishments, the producer of two of the most dynamic shows on television was feted with the Sherry Lansing Award for leadership at The Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment...