“The Black Eagle” Highlights: Tarana Burke and Doug Jones Interviews

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If you hadn’t had time to catch up on the latest episodes of Joe Madison’s radio show, The Black Eagle, here are the highlights from his interviews with Tarana Burke (founder of the #MeToo movement) and Alabama Senate candidate Doug Read more

Director Ava Duvernay To Receive the Industry Visionary Award At the 2018 ABFF Honors

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ACTOR AND COMEDIAN CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER TO HOST ANNUAL CEREMONY  Show Returns to Los Angeles Sunday, February 25, 2018    #ABFFHonors Today, ABFF Ventures announced the American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Honors will return to the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles on Sunday, Read more

The National Black Programming Consortium Is Now Black Public Media

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The National Black Programming Consortium is Black Public Media (BPM). The 38-year-old media arts institution, the nation’s only nonprofit dedicated solely to media content about the Black experience, has changed its name and relaunched its website, blackpublicmedia.org, a resource for independent producers and Read more

Xfinity Offers HBCU Experience On Demand

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  Just in time to wrap up this year’s exciting homecoming season, Xfinity on Demand’s Black Film & TV destination is proud to present The HBCU Experience, a new and first-of-its-kind content collection celebrating Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) throughout the nation. Read more

*** ELECTION NIGHT RECAP *** DEMS WIN BIG BUT BLACK POLITICIANS ARE THE REAL MVPs!

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(WASHINGTON, D.C.) November 8, 2017: It’s been one year since Donald Trump shocked the nation by becoming the 45th President of the United States; however, last night’s 2017 election proved that change is coming! From coast to coast, television screens Read more

BET LAUNCHES NEW BINGEWORTHY DIGITAL SCRIPTED SERIES ‘BROOKLYN.BLUE.SKY.’

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THE EIGHT EPISODE WEB SERIES PREMIERES TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, EXCLUSIVELY ON BET.COM BROOKLYN.BLUE.SKY. IS THE RECIPIENT OF THE BEST WEB SERIES AWARD PRESENTED BY XFINITY AT THE 2017 AMERICAN BLACK FILM FESTIVAL AND BEST WEBISODE AT THE 2017 BRONZELENS FILM FESTIVAL NEW Read more

So Chrisette Michele Connected with Roland Martin After All

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CHRISETTE MICHELE SPEAKS OUT WITH ROLAND MARTIN IN FIRST INTERVIEW SINCE HER INAUGURATION PERFORMANCE. SHARES ON THE BACKLASH, HER PERSONAL LOSS AND HER NEXT MOVE! If you missed today’s episode of  NewsOne Now with Roland Martin, you missed an exclusive interview with Chrisette Michele! Read more

ACTRESS AND AUTHOR GABRIELLE UNION CHATS WITH ESSENCE’S “YES, GIRL” CREW DURING SPECIAL LIVE PODCAST

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This week, Essence’s Yes, Girl! podcast will feature a revealing and lively conversation with actress and author Gabrielle Union. During the podcast’s first live-audience taping on Monday, the Being Mary Jane starlets loose on everything—including her new book, We’re Going to Need More Wine; the Harvey Weinstein scandal; championing sexual freedom for Read more

Exclusive Interview with Actor Mamoudou Athie

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MJ: Tell me about your new role in Patti Cake$? What do you think the viewers will say right after they leave the theater? Athie: I play a young man that calls himself Bastare who is a very musical person, Read more

3 Reasons Why YOU Should Attend F*N Funny Tonight in BR

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If you are in the Baton Rouge area and looking for a way to unwind before the weekend, Tony King is hosting FN Funny Comedy shows this evening. The FN FUNNY Comedy Series is the premiere entertainment experience in the Read more

2nd Annual “Insecure” Block Party Recap

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Everyone is anticipating the new season of the hit HBO show “Insecure” created by leaded actress Issa Rae. During the 2nd Annual Insecure Block Party, we got the opportunity to experience where a lot of the scenes are filmed in the streets in Read more

MISTY COPELAND SET AS GUEST JUDGE ON NBC’S ‘WORLD OF DANCE’

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Ballet dancer extraordinaire Misty Copeland, the first African-American principal ballerina in the history of American Ballet Theatre, will be a guest judge on the July 18 and July 25 episodes of NBC’s new high-rated competition series “World of Dance.” Copeland will be joining Read more

2nd “Detroit” Trailer Released

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From the Academy Award winning director of THE HURT LOCKER and ZERO DARK THIRTY, DETROIT tells the gripping story of one of the most terrifying moments during the civil unrest that rocked Detroit in the summer of ’67. Detroit tells Read more

Director J.L McClendon Describes What QWJ Means to Him

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J.L McClendon is the creator of Quarter Water Juices (QWJ), a U.S. web series that has been gaining attention in the media this year.   The series has been successful so far, gaining over 100,000 views on YouTube.   QWJ Read more

CELEBRITY FITNESS INSTRUCTOR CHARITY LYNETTE LOOKS @ “WHAT’S IN YOUR BASKET” IN NEW ONLINE SERIES

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NEW YORK CITY, NY–As we are now in the swing of the 2016 holiday season, celebrity fitness trainer Charity Lynette has a groundbreaking, new online TV series cooking–looking at What’s In Your Basket?, and teaching people how to live healthier, Read more

BET Networks Acquires “Hollywood Hearts” Starring Bobby V., DC Young Fly, Lyfe Jennings And More And Release Much Anticipated Movie Trailer

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Tier 2 Films have teamed up with Blu Kolla Dreams to produce Hollywood Hearts, a romantic drama set to release on BET networks on October 8, 2016 at 8:00PM ET/ 7:00C. Award winning singer/ performer, Bobby V, leads the cast Read more

Lipstick Monologues: A Heroine in Heels Event Recap

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      Once again audiences came out to support an Ardrie Orie production, Lipstick Monologues: A Heroine in Heels which took place at 444 Theatre in Atlanta. Some of Atlanta’s best actresses took the stage, bringing to life each Read more

FOX Fall Line – Up

FOX is brewing a star-studded line-up of new dramas, new mysteries, and new thrills this Fall. Alongside “Empire”, one of the most popular prime time series in the network’s history, FOX will introduce Miami-based investigative series, “Rosewood” starring Morris Chestnut Read more