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New Web Series: 'Da Office' To Follow After Groundbreaking Acclaims For Randall Productions
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New Web Series: ‘Da Office’ To Follow After Groundbreaking Acclaims For Randall Productions

Following the highly successful acclaim as a recipient of a 2019 Individual Artists Program Grant from the City of Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events, Arnetta Randall, founder of Randall Productions LLC is at it again – this time with her new web series, “Da Office.” Randall is not only the founder of […]

WSTG-TV To Present Black History Month Programming
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WSTG-TV To Present Black History Month Programming

During the month of February, it has been customary for over 24 years to head over to the West Side Theatre in Gary, IN, to watch an inspiring performance presented by the West Side Theatre Guild (WSTG). This year, the Guild has created a dynamic virtual Black History experience loaded with performing arts staff interviews, […]

A New Era For Women’s Equality: Ms. Magazine Reports O The Cabinet That Looks Like America
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A New Era For Women’s Equality: Ms. Magazine Reports O The Cabinet That Looks Like America

We are at a transformational shift to a new era of gender equality in the United States, with feminist women holding some of the most consequential levers of power.  Kamala Harris, a Black woman of South Asian descent, is the first woman vice president; for the first time in U.S. history, President Joe Biden has […]

Author Karla Davis-Luster Unveils Her Debut Romance Novel, 'The Woman Tells'
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Author Karla Davis-Luster Unveils Her Debut Romance Novel, ‘The Woman Tells’

When it comes to stories of romantic relationship issues captured on paper and/or digital, a new book called “The Woman Tells,” takes the whole topic to new levels. Penned by Chicago native Karla Davis-Luster, “The Woman Tells” – her debut novel – explores the world of love between people of color, which to the author, […]

Celebrity Chef Tanya Holland Debuts Season Two Of "Tanya's Table" Podcast
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Celebrity Chef Tanya Holland Debuts Season Two Of “Tanya’s Table” Podcast

Celebrity chef/restaurateur/cookbook author Tanya Holland of Brown Sugar Kitchen in Oakland, Calif. recently announced with producing partner MuddHouse Media the official launch of season two of her critically-acclaimed new podcast, “Tanya’s Table.” Season two follows Holland’s debut as a TV host on the Oprah Winfrey Network with her new show “Tanya’s Kitchen Table.” The second […]

HBO’s 'Black Art: In The Absence Of Light' Debuts February 9
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HBO’s ‘Black Art: In The Absence Of Light’ Debuts February 9

Firmly rooted in the history of the Black American experience, “Black Art: In The Absence Of Light” debuting February 9 (9:00-10:25 p.m. ET/PT), is directed and produced by award-winning documentarian Sam Pollard (HBO’s “Atlanta Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children”). A vital and illuminating introduction to the work of some of the foremost African American […]

The New York African Film Festival Returns
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The New York African Film Festival Returns

The 28th edition of the New York African Film Festival (NYAFF) is set to return with a virtual program. Presented by Film at Lincoln Center (FLC) and African Film Festival, Inc. (AFF), this year’s NYAFF will showcase 10 features and 21 short films from Africa, Europe, North America, and South America. The event will be […]

HBO's 'Insecure' To Conclude With Upcoming Fifth Season
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HBO’s ‘Insecure’ To Conclude With Upcoming Fifth Season

The Emmy-winning HBO comedy series “Insecure“ will conclude with its upcoming fifth season, it was announced by Amy Gravitt, Executive Vice President, HBO Programming. The series stars Emmy, Golden Globe and NAACP Image Award nominee Issa Rae who heads the ensemble cast, and the new season will continue to follow our favorite characters as they […]

Groundbreaking Doc Highlights Unheard Voices Of Black Men In America To Air February
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Groundbreaking Doc Highlights Unheard Voices Of Black Men In America To Air February

In an effort to change the negative perceptions of African-American men in the media, 5J Entertainment in collaboration with a prominent assembly of Black leaders and professionals has announced the pioneering documentary “What About Me.” It will air in syndication February 6 – 28. The men featured in the film include actor Marcus Scribner of […]

Grammy Winner Bassist Christian McBride Embraces 2021 With 'The Movement Revisited' Performance
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Grammy Winner Bassist Christian McBride Embraces 2021 With ‘The Movement Revisited’ Performance

Six-time Grammy award-winning jazz bassist Christian McBride has kicked off 2021 in grand musical style. From his newly formed label imprint, Brother Mister on Mack Avenue Records; saluted as DownBeat Jazz Artist-of-the-Year (2020); and a historical digital musical performance sponsored by the National Museum of African American History & Culture (NMAAHC) on January 18, 4–5:30 […]

New Doc Examines The Roots Of The American Radical Right -- 'Ku Klux Klan: An American Story'
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New Doc Examines The Roots Of The American Radical Right — ‘Ku Klux Klan: An American Story’

Winston Churchill wrote, “Those that fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it.” MagellanTV is now showcasing a new documentary, “Ku Klux Klan: An American Story,” and providing it free of charge to anyone who wants to watch it on the MagellanTV platform—through the end of January 2021. Why is MagellanTV highlighting such […]

Isis King: Trailblazing LGBTQ+ Activist On HBO's 'Equal'
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Isis King: Trailblazing LGBTQ+ Activist On HBO’s ‘Equal’

Fashion model, designer and motivational speaker, Isis King is widely known for being the first trans woman to compete on both the 11 and 17 cycle of “America’s Next Top Model” thus becoming one of the most visible transgender people on television. She, along with Laverne Cox, was one of the first openly trans women […]

Lisa Yaro: Grammy-Nominated, Nigerian-Born Songstress Takes On New Music & 2021 Projects
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Lisa Yaro: Grammy-Nominated, Nigerian-Born Songstress Takes On New Music & 2021 Projects

Grammy-nominated songwriter, singer, producer, actor, and model Lisa Yaro is poised to make 2021 her year with the release of multiple projects, including new music, a feature film, and more original content for her popular YouTube channel. The Nigerian-born entertainer to discuss all of her new projects, her inspirational success story having already worked with […]

Academy Award Nominee  Chiwetel Ejiofor And Academy Award Winner Anne Hathaway Team Up For HBO Max's New Original Feature Film 'Locked Down'
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Academy Award Nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor And Academy Award Winner Anne Hathaway Team Up For HBO Max’s New Original Feature Film ‘Locked Down’

HBO Max recently debuted the first trailer for “Locked Down,” the new original feature film from Warner Bros. Pictures and AGC Studios. Doug Liman directed the movie which stars Academy Award winner Anne Hathaway and Academy Award nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor. Also starring are Stephen Merchant, Mindy Kaling, Lucy Boynton, Dulé Hill, Jazmyn Simon, with Ben […]

Geffen Playhouse's Premiere Of 'Bollywood Kitchen,' A Virtual Cooking Experience
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Geffen Playhouse’s Premiere Of ‘Bollywood Kitchen,’ A Virtual Cooking Experience

Geffen Playhouse, in association with Hypokrit Theatre Company, is launching filmmaker and cookbook author Sri Rao’s “Bollywood Kitchen” this month. The latest show is part of a new lineup of live, virtual, and interactive productions from the Los Angeles-based theater’s Geffen Stayhouse banner. Previews begin January 15, with opening night taking place on Jan.23. The […]