Danielle Brooks

Songstress Ciara will join the cast of ‘The Color Purple’ musical film.

Chinonye Chukwu is the first Black woman to win the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival for her U.S. Dramatic entry.

On Thursday, Kierna Mayo, Editor-in-Chief of Ebony Magazine, and JeffriAnne Wilder, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of North Florida, spoke with Roland Martin and the NewsOne Now discussion panel about the magazine cover that has set social media ablaze.

The Supreme Court blocked a law on Friday that would have left the state of Louisiana with only one abortion clinic. Abortion rights groups saw the decision as a sign of hope for what’s in store for the future of women’s rights.

Here’s what’s trending and timely in the news right now: The Color Purple Meets Orange Is The New Black (Sort Of) Variety reports that Danielle Brooks, the actress who plays Taystee in the Netflix series Orange Is the New Black, will make her Broadway debut alongside Jennifer Hudson in the musical version of The Color Purple. […]

It’s always great to actors and actresses in their natural elements. Danielle Brooks and Uzo Aduba, the “Orange is the New Black” actresses known as Taystee and Crazy Eyes,…