Film

Yara Shahidi has extended her production deal with ABC Signature.

Songstress H.E.R. will star in the animated live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast.

Legendary actress Jenifer Lewis will be bestowed with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

John Legend’s production company Get Lifted Film Co. has inked a content development deal with Universal Content Productions.

A television series inspired by Toni Morrison’s novel Sula is in the works.

Actress Viola Davis will be celebrated at the Cannes Film Festival for her pivotal contributions to the arts.

Georgia State University will award entertainment mogul Ludacris with an honorary degree.

A film about the story behind the iconic Black Power salute at the 1968 Olympics is in the works.

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

NBA star Stephen Curry has signed on as an executive producer for a documentary about the life and legacy of basketball legend Lusia ‘Lucy’ Harris.

Tracy Morgan will make history as the first Black person to receive the Friars Club Entertainment Icon Award.

Entrepreneur Judith Jacques-Laguerre founded Black Women in Media to amplify the accomplishments and celebrate the brilliance of Black women.