Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Exclusive: Octavia Butler's 'Dawn' Being Developed for TV, Producer Talks Adaptation and Diversity Behind the Scenes Exclusive: Octavia Butler's 'Dawn' Being Developed for TV, Producer Talks Adaptation and Diversity Behind the Scenes Watch Preview of 'Being Mary Jane' Season 3. Premiere Date Set + Loretta Devine and Jill Scott Join Cast Watch Preview of 'Being Mary Jane' Season 3. Premiere Date Set + Loretta Devine and Jill Scott Join Cast Here's Idris Elba's Response to Commentary That He's "Too Street" to Play James Bond Here's Idris Elba's Response to Commentary That He's "Too Street" to Play James Bond Tina Mabry's 'Mississippi Damned' Is Now Streaming on Netflix, Courtesy of AFFRM + Array Tina Mabry's 'Mississippi Damned' Is Now Streaming on Netflix, Courtesy of AFFRM + Array Carl Franklin Is Casting an Actor for His Tupac Bio (No Marcc Rose from 'Straight Outta Compton'?) Carl Franklin Is Casting an Actor for His Tupac Bio (No Marcc Rose from 'Straight Outta Compton'?) 'Dope' Is Heading Back to Theaters for a Second Run (Awards Season Contention, Perhaps?) 'Dope' Is Heading Back to Theaters for a Second Run (Awards Season Contention, Perhaps?) BET Launches Original Series “THE BET LIFE OF…” - Will Look at Musical Careers of Beyonce, Chris Brown, Janet Jackson, Nicki Minaj & Trey Songz BET Launches Original Series “THE BET LIFE OF…” - Will Look at Musical Careers of Beyonce, Chris Brown, Janet Jackson, Nicki Minaj & Trey Songz Trailer for Season 2 of 'Z Nation' (Kellita Smith Is Fierce on the Show!) Trailer for Season 2 of 'Z Nation' (Kellita Smith Is Fierce on the Show!) Will Smith Puts on His "Nigerian Accent" in First Trailer for NFL Drama 'Concussion' Will Smith Puts on His "Nigerian Accent" in First Trailer for NFL Drama 'Concussion' This "Faith-Based" Drama Is Giving 'Straight Outta Compton' a Run for Its Money This Weekend... This "Faith-Based" Drama Is Giving 'Straight Outta Compton' a Run for Its Money This Weekend... Lee Daniels' Richard Pryor Biopic Is Officially Ready to Go (Mike Epps, Eddie Murphy, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Hudson) Lee Daniels' Richard Pryor Biopic Is Officially Ready to Go (Mike Epps, Eddie Murphy, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Hudson) Watch 5 Clips from Regina King's Feature Directorial Debut 'Let The Church Say Amen' Starring Naturi Naughton Watch 5 Clips from Regina King's Feature Directorial Debut 'Let The Church Say Amen' Starring Naturi Naughton Righting a Past Wrong? Academy to Present Spike Lee with Honorary Oscar Righting a Past Wrong? Academy to Present Spike Lee with Honorary Oscar African-American Female Team Produce Indie Horror Film ‘The Dark Rite’ African-American Female Team Produce Indie Horror Film ‘The Dark Rite’ Viola Davis Says She Will Star in a Film Adaptation of 'Fences' Directed by Denzel Washington Viola Davis Says She Will Star in a Film Adaptation of 'Fences' Directed by Denzel Washington "This Is a Relationship" - Watch Michael Ealy Frighten Sanaa Lathan in Tense First Clip From 'The Perfect Guy' "This Is a Relationship" - Watch Michael Ealy Frighten Sanaa Lathan in Tense First Clip From 'The Perfect Guy' Vin Diesel Says He's Returning for a 'xXx' Threequel - Filming to Start in December Vin Diesel Says He's Returning for a 'xXx' Threequel - Filming to Start in December Why Was Janet Hubert (Aunt Viv) Really Replaced on 'Fresh Prince of Bel-Air'? Buzzfeed Investigates Why Was Janet Hubert (Aunt Viv) Really Replaced on 'Fresh Prince of Bel-Air'? Buzzfeed Investigates Netflix Explains Why It Doesn't Always Have That Film Or TV Show You Really Want To See (Video) Netflix Explains Why It Doesn't Always Have That Film Or TV Show You Really Want To See (Video) Tichina Arnold Says She Talked To Martin Lawrence About Doing A 'Martin' Movie... Tichina Arnold Says She Talked To Martin Lawrence About Doing A 'Martin' Movie...

Follow us


Recent Comments

By MIchiline: Neither El nor James DeBarge are hiphop legends. I don't get it.

Watch Preview: Kids of Rev. Run, Damon Dash, Master P, El DeBarge & Pepa Are 'Growing Up Hip Hop'

Sep 4th, 2015 5:57pm

By Cynthia J. Willis: I'm a dedicated fan/critic of Black movies. I have been for years. The Adventures Gabrielle (Mary Jane) encounter are home base, interesting…

Watch Preview of 'Being Mary Jane' Season 3. Premiere Date Set + Loretta Devine and Jill Scott Join Cast

Sep 4th, 2015 5:53pm

By CareyCarey: Is it safe yet! Who can forget that line from Marathon Man? Well, I'm using it as a means to express my thoughts on Reggie's career path. You…

Who Might Producers Reggie Hudlin & David Hill Be Considering for Oscar Host Next Year?

Sep 4th, 2015 5:50pm

By Don't cash crop my ballet: Why isn't this called what it really is? Cultural appropriation.

Trailer: Nelson George's Misty Copeland Doc - A Ballerina’s Tale' (Out Oct 14)

Sep 4th, 2015 4:22pm

By Dave: Idris Elba would have to slim down quite a bit to be a good Bond, methinks. His physicality is too imposing right now to be an embodiment of…

Here's Idris Elba's Response to Commentary That He's "Too Street" to Play James Bond

Sep 4th, 2015 3:42pm

By fulani carter: I get a real kick out of seeing white people, crying cuz a few people of color might finally get some of the attention, whites have always…

HBO Seeks Diverse, Emerging Writers for HBOAccess Writing Fellowship

Sep 4th, 2015 2:40pm

By Amy: Yes! I'm so excited about this!

Exclusive: Octavia Butler's 'Dawn' Being Developed for TV, Producer Talks Adaptation and Diversity Behind the Scenes

Sep 4th, 2015 12:51pm

By M CREW LITE : Yes, this will be hard to watch, but it is worth it.

Watch First Full Trailer for 'Beasts of No Nation'

Sep 4th, 2015 12:47pm

By Tony Chennault : The timing of this film is perfect with police brutality that's going on in the urban community. This film give young people a voice to fight…

'Straight Outta Compton' Has Become the Highest-Grossing Music Biopic Ever. What's the Secret to Its Success?

Sep 4th, 2015 12:41pm

By M CREW LITE : I'm not all together sold on this, but we will see how this turns out.

Take a Trip Down Memory Lane in First Teaser for VH1’s Next Original Movie - 'The Breaks'

Sep 4th, 2015 12:36pm


Shadow & ActNewsletter