The Arsenio Hall Show changed the way we looked at late-night television.


Following a legendary run between 1989 and 1994, then a short revival in 2013 that lasted a year, 'The Arsenio Hall Show' will see yet another reincarnation for a limited run during the upcoming 'Netflix Is a Joke Festival.'

Here's a look at some of the most influential Black talk show hosts in American history.


The National Trust for Historic Preservation is ensuring that historic places on HBCU campuses are preserved. After announcing that Howard University’s Founders Library will be named a national treasure in February, it was recently revealed that Morgan State University will receive the same honor. The institution and the National Trust will team up to create […]


After only one year back on the air, the ‘Arsenio Hall’ show has been cancelled, reports USA Today. RELATED:  Arsenio Hall: ‘If Urban America Watches My Show, I Can Survive’ Happy Birthday, Arsenio Hall! His Top 10 Show Moments “While there are many loyal fans of the show, the series did not grow its audience enough to continue,” […]


During Friday’s episode of “The Arsenio Hall Show,” comedian Katt Williams pulled out a wad of cash and offered to help Hall purchase the Los Angeles Clippers. RELATED:  V. Stiviano Sits Down With Barbara Walters For Explosive Interview [VIDEO] The funnyman said that his “business partners, the IRS” only allowed him to contribute $1,600 to the fund to […]


In an appearance on Arsenio, Mississippi Hip-Hop artist David Banner delivered a brief, yet powerful Spoken Word piece that tackled racism and self-hatred in the Black community. After saying “Rest in peace” to late Jackson, Miss. mayor Chokwe Lumumba, who was laid to rest Saturday morning, Banner talked about the original humans being Black, European beauty […]

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Wednesday morning, Roland Martin’s “NewsOne Now” featured a segment with Arsenio Hall. The veteran talk show host  told Martin that when Bill Clinton appeared on his first show in the 90s, it was a historic moment. Now, Hall wants to bring Hillary Clinton onto his new show, he says, even if she doesn’t run. Be sure […]


Jada Pinkett-Smith has been very vocal about her relationship with slain rapper-poet-actor Tupac Shakur and her appearance on Friday’s Arsenio was no different. “Pac was probably one of the first male figures that I had in my life that saw the beauty and the talent and my intelligence, separated from sex. That’s something that a young […]

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Arsenio Hall came back to the late night circuit 24 years after he last debuted. Unfortunately, his newest talk show isn’t delivering as expected. Ratings have taken a nosedive after the show’s first week. Maybe it was nostalgia viewers were first feeling; longing for their favorite late night show from the ’90s. But that is […]

It’s the return of late night television. Iconic media personality Arsenio Hall is partnering with CBS Television Distribution for a new talk show, reports The Hollywood Reporter. CBSTVD, previously named Paramount Domestic Television, was behind’s Hall’s 1989-94 hit show, “The Arsenio Hall Show.” Want to Keep Up With LIKE Us On Facebook! “We’re excited […]