Teaser Released For Power – The New Show From 50 Cent

by Anya Rahmingon January 27, 2014
The Starz Network has released a short teaser for the upcoming series Power, produced by rapper Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson. The show will air sometime in 2014 according to Starz, but no premiere date has been provided. In addition, the network has provided a synopsis of the show that reads as follows: “From Executive Producer Curtis “50 […]

Unverified Boondocks Return Rumors Pop-Up On Black Media – Are They Actually True?

by Anya Rahmingon January 26, 2014
Black media outlets have been reporting that the animated series Boondocks, which has been off the air for nearly 4 years, is making a return this spring. High profile sites such as The Grio, and The Urban Daily are claiming that an all new season will debut April 21, 2014 at 10:30/9:30c pm. But any […]

Lifetime’s The Gabby Douglas Story To Debut February 1st 2014

by Anya Rahmingon January 26, 2014
The Gabby Douglas Story, the much anticipated biopic based on the life of now 18-year-old Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas, makes its world premiere on February 1, 2014 at 8/7c PM on Lifetime. The movie will repeat on Sunday February 2, 2014 at 9/8c PM – check the Lifetime website for more air dates and times. […]

Blallywood Film Review: Big Words

by jesimieljon January 26, 2014
“What happens to a dream deferred?” Langston Hughes asked this infamous question years ago and this film explores that very concept.  On the night of the historic 2008 Presidential election, we find three members of a once close-knit rap group having lost touch.  One member, a successful publicist now out and navigating a complicated relationship […]


About Last Night Red Band Trailer Hits The Web

by Anya Rahmingon January 26, 2014
An all new red band trailer for the upcoming romantic comedy About Last Night has been released on the web. The film stars actors Kevin Hart, Michael Ealy, Regina Hall, Joy Bryant,and Paula Patton in a film about “two couples as they journey from the bar to the bedroom and are eventually put to the test in […]

Black Oscar Nominations For 2014

by Anya Rahmingon January 18, 2014
The 2014 Oscar Nominations have been announced. Two Black films, Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, and 12 Years As A Slave, received nods this year. See the Black Actor and Film Nominations below: Best Picture 12 Years As A Slave Best Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor – Ejiofor is the first British Black actor to receive an Academy Award […]

Just Two Black Golden Globe Winners In 2014

by Anya Rahmingon January 13, 2014
Black actors and film productions were well represented in nominations for the 2014 Golden Globes Awards. With 12 Years As A Slave to Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, and quite a few television categories in the running, some victories were guaranteed. Unluckily, the competition this year was immense. Critically acclaimed films like Gravity and Dallas Buyers Club were also […]

List Of Nominees Released for 45th Annual NAACP Image Awards

by Anya Rahmingon January 10, 2014
  The 45th annual NAACP Image Awards will air on February 22nd at 9/8c pm on TVOne. Awards are given out in 5 major categories: Motion Pictures, Recording, Television, Literature, and Writing/Directing. Select categories will be announced on stage with tape delay. See the full list of nominees in all the categories below. TELEVISION Outstanding […]

Fans Mourn Following Announcement Of James Avery’s Passing

by Anya Rahmingon January 1, 2014
    It has been confirmed that actor James Avery, most famous for his role as “Uncle Phil” on the Fresh Prince of Bel Air passed away on December 31, 2013 following a surgical operation. There are conflicting reports on the actors precise age. Some sources, like Huffington Post, claim Avery was 65, while others, like […]