Exclusive Interview with Actor Mamoudou Athie


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

City of New Orleans First Stop For SwagHer Magazine’s Cover Shoot & Head Shot Party

Local Urban Magazine Opens Cover Shoot to New Orleans Residents and Other Black Owned Businesses New Orleans, LA (August 15, 2017)-SwagHer Magazine will host their Cover Shoot & Head Shot party at NOLA Spaces in New Orleans, LA August 20, 2017. Read more

Ava Duvernay’s Latest Project, “The 13th”, To Kick Off NY Film Festival


Ava DuVernay is back at it. While we have been anxiously awaiting the “Queen Sugar” series to debut this fall, she has been working in secret on her latest project, “The 13th”, which is a nonfictional film that will kick Read more

Editor’s Pick: Shining Light on Karyn Parson’s Sweet Blackberry Organization

Karyn Parsons at the premiere of 'The Ladies Man' at the Paramount Theatre, on the Paramount lot in Los Angeles, Ca. 10/10/00. Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images

While I had heard a little about Karyn Parson’s current venture and knew it involved children, I did not know much about it, until our marketing VP sent me over a link of her interview with Huffington Post- Black Voices Read more