You might be familiar with Yara Shahidi's hilarious role as The Johnson family's witty eldest daughter Zoey Johnson on ABC's Black-ish and the show's current spin-off series Grown-ish, but here are five things you may not know about the shining star.
Michelle Obama wrote Yara Shahidi's recommendations for all four colleges she applied to—including her top choice Harvard, where Mrs. Obama attended Law School.
ABC Studios welcomes back Larry Wilmore. He rejoins the network three months after Comedy Central canceled his late night show.
Although the media has come a long way with representation of people of color on screens, there’s still work to do. Earlier this week, Variety published a list of Hollywood actors & their respective per-episode salaries, but unfortunately, minority actors make considerably less than white actors. According to reports, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson commands a whopping $400,000 per […]
Thursday night, the Democratic National Convention culminated a presidential primary season that saw a self-proclaimed billionaire rise to prominence on the strength of bombastic rhetoric, thinly veiled racially charged comments, and the idea that America is broken and needs to be made “great again.” The same election cycle that produced Donald Trump has also produced Hillary Clinton, who […]
Roland Martin talks with some of the hottest directors, actors, and musicians who continue to leave their mark on pop culture.
Tracee Ellis Ross, who’s made us laugh on the hit series black-ish this year, toned down the funny during an appearance on Larry King to discuss the Black Lives Matter movement. Ross shared a snippet of her comments from the web-series “Larry King Now” on Instagram Sunday evening. In the clip, the actress gives the perfect answer as […]
This past weekend, actor/comedian Anthony Anderson, star of ABC's black-ish, and Roland Martin, host of NewsOne Now, crashed the wedding party of Washington and Lesley Ho.
One of our favorite funny men on television is apparently getting a divorce. Anthony Anderson’s wife apparently has filed for divorce from the actor, according to B.Scott. MUST READ: Don’t Give Up On BAE Yet: Michael B. Jordan Clarifies ‘All Lives Matter’ Rumor And Apologizes For Crass Use Of ‘Females’ The Black-ish star and his […]
With the recent success of shows featuring African-American actors/actresses, are we experiencing the "Golden Age" of Black TV?
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