Songstress Janelle Monáe recently inked a global deal with Sony Music Publishing.
Sanaa Lathan will direct the film adaptation of one of author Angie Thomas’ novels.
Ava DuVernay has joined forces with Google for the creation of an initiative centered on empowering underrepresented creatives.
Howard University announced its reestablished College of Fine Arts will be named after visionary Chadwick Boseman.
Spelman College is naming its performing arts center after actress and director LaTanya Richardson Jackson and her husband actor Samuel…
Actress, writer and producer Natasha Rothwell has inked a production deal with ABC Signature.
Filmmaker Barry Jenkins has inked a production deal with HBO and HBO Max.
Serena Williams has inked a production deal with Amazon Studios.
Issa Rae has teamed up with LIFEWTR for an initiative designed to amplify the artistry of diverse creatives.
#MeToo founder Tarana Burke has inked a production deal with CBS Studios.
A collective of community organizations are on a mission to memorialize Cicely Tyson’s life and legacy by renaming an East…
Issa Rae has inked a multi-year production deal with WarnerMedia.
Eddie Murphy will be inducted into the NAACP Image Awards Hall of Fame.
Regina King will produce and star in a film about pioneering politician Shirley Chisholm.
A biopic about civil rights leader Bayard Rustin’s relentless fight for social justice is in the works.
Arizona State University will name its film school after trailblazing actor Sidney Poitier.
Filmmaker Ava DuVernay has inked a multi-year podcast production deal with Spotify.
Tiffany Haddish has teamed up with the nonprofit Ready to Succeed to launch an internship program for foster youth.
Taraji P. Henson is gearing up for her directorial debut.
The Apollo Theater has received a $1 million endowment from its new board chairman.
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