THR’s Latest Actresses Round Table Features Octavia Spencer, Oprah Winfrey, Lupita Nyong’o: Watch!

by Anya Rahmingon February 22, 2014
If you’re a film buff, chances are you’re familiar with The Hollywood Reporters in-depth roundtable interview series. The media outlet hosts interviews for actors, actresses, directors, producers and writers who are at the top of their game. The latest actresses roundtable release features some this year’s award season competitors, and actresses who were in last […]

Lupita Nyong’o’s Interview Was Going Great Until Letterman Brought Up Jennifer Lawrence

by Anya Rahmingon February 22, 2014
Lupita Nyong’o, currently a Hollywood it girl, appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman this week. She’s been hitting the press trail in pre-Oscar promotions for 12 Years As A Slave, which has been nominated for some of the most coveted awards including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Supporting Actress. Nyong’o, […]


We Love Him For This – Watch Jesse Williams’ No Nonsense Headline News Interview On Michael Dunn Trial

by Anya Rahmingon February 19, 2014
Grey’s Anatomy Actor Jesse Williams appeared on Headline News and shared his thoughts on the Michael Dunn trial. The actor is a former teacher of American and African history, as well as a producer of Question Bridge, “a transmedia art project that seeks to represent and redefine Black male identity in America.” If you aren’t […]

Missed Kerry Washington On Jimmy Kimmel? Watch It Now!

by Anya Rahmingon October 18, 2013
If you weren’t tuned into Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, you missed an interview with ABC Scandal’s Kerry Washington. Dressed as sharply as she is on the show, she talked about her upcoming Saturday Night Live appearance ,and how her eyes hurt after live tweeting on Thursdays. She says the network doesn’t pay the stars to […]


Baggage Claim – Collection Of The Web’s Best Interviews

by Anya Rahmingon September 27, 2013
An amazing interview series for Baggage Claim was posted on the Dave Poland YouTube Channel. The hype for this film is about to hit its peak. It debuts today, September 27th, 2013 in theaters nationwide.  Word of mouth is strong already, and if the film is as entertaining as it looks, it will pick up steam […]

Laz Alonso Talks Military School, Howard Business School, Working For NBC On Deception

by Anya Rahmingon April 7, 2013
Black Actor Laz Alonso has gained prominence over the last few years starring in motion pictures like Avatar and Jumping The Broom, and in TV roles on Southland, Breakout Kings, and most recently NBC’s Deception with Meagan Good. He was recently interviewed by Black Enterprise where he talked about his background, as well as his ambitions in […]


Wendy Raquel Robinson Says The Game Season 6 Is The Best Season

by Anya Rahmingon March 24, 2013
Wendy Raquel Robinson gave an interview in which she talked about the upcoming 6th season of The Game on BET. Her responses give fans reason to believe this season may not suffer from the departures of Melanie and Derwin. Robinson told interviewers of season 6:  “I can tell you, this one is going to be the […]

Lauren London Says Filming “The Game” Is Acting Bootcamp

by Anya Rahmingon March 24, 2013
Lauren London joined the cast of BET television show The Game after the departure of Tia Mowry was finalized. London, along with the show’s new male star Jay Ellis, will help fill in the void caused by the departure of Melanie and Derwin. In a recent interview that was posted on BET, London answered some questions about her experience filming […]

Missed Issa Rae on Katie Couric? Watch Here.

by Anya Rahmingon February 22, 2013
Someone how it slipped our notice at, but Issa Rae, Awkward Black Girl on YouTube, appeared as a guest on Katie Couric back on January. She was part of a new segment titled “One To Watch.” In the interview, Rae discusses how she came up with the idea behind Awkward Black Girl. In addition […]

Viola Davis Interviewed About Beautiful Creatures, Enders Game

by Anya Rahmingon February 13, 2013
This year Viola Davis is starring in two sci-fi/fantasy films, Beautiful Creatures and  Ender’s Game, both based on young adult books. In an interview by the Telegraph, Davis says “I feel that African-Americans in any story are defined too often as housekeepers and facilitators.’” Davis explains that she grew up impoverished, and in the past has accepted […]

Shonda Rhimes Talks Breaking Bad, Why Scandal Is No “Guilty Pleasure”

by Anya Rahmingon February 11, 2013
Salon conducted an excellent interview with Shonda Rhimes, creator of Scandal and Grey’s Anatomy. Go over to Salon to read the full interview.They did not skim the surface and asked Ms. Rhimes some fantastic, intriguing questions. Below are some of the topics they covered.   On hearing Scandal called “A Guilty Pleasure: It’s so annoying. […]

Kerry Washington’s Katie Couric Interview Now Online! Watch It Here.

by Anya Rahmingon February 10, 2013
Kerry Washington was interviewed on the Katie Couric show on Friday, February 8th 2013. Thanks to, the full interview is now online. In the interview Kerry Washington talks intelligently about all things Scandal, and the struggles she faces in Hollywood in general. A few guests pop in. Watch both parts of the interview embedded […]


Watch Interview: Kerry Washington And Tony Goldwyn On The View

by Anya Rahmingon February 8, 2013
Both Kerry Washington and co-star Tony Goldwyn have been working the press to promote Scandal in 2012. Following a Today Show appearance last month, both stars were interviewed on The View. Today Kerry Washington was interviewed by Katie Couric (I’ll post as soon as its online).  She is also on the cover of the latest issue […]

Kerry Washington Covers Ebony, Wouldn’t Play Olivia If Fitz Was Black

by Anya Rahmingon February 7, 2013
Kerry Washington is on the cover of the March 2013 edition of Ebony which hit the newstands earlier this week. In the interview she talks about taking the role as Olivia on Scandal. Washington admits that she wouldn’t have done the show if the president on the show was black stating: “I thought, If the […]

Watch Kerry Washington And Tony Goldwyn On Good Morning America

by Anya Rahmingon January 31, 2013
  Two Scandal stars, Kerry Washington (Olivia Pope) and Tony Goldwyn (President Fitzgerald Grant), appeared on Good Morning America this week. Along with debuting a clip on a big screen in Times Square, they talked about their in-show romance, and what they feel the audience thinks about Olivia Pope’s  affair with the POTUS. In the clip, […]

In-Depth Interview With Marlon Wayans Censorship, Comedy, The Business

by Anya Rahmingon January 23, 2013
The Nerdist Writer’s Panel podcast spent an entire episode interviewing Marlon Wayans, co-writer and actor in the film A Haunted House.  He says the film is not a parody since it tells a complete story, and prefers to have it called a “horror-comedy” with some parody moments. It simply gives a Black person’s perspective on […]

Interview With Essence Atkins Star Of A Haunted House

by Anya Rahmingon January 13, 2013
  Essence Atkins was interviewed by CelebDirtyLaundry in promotion for her latest film A Haunted House. In the interview, Atkins says she loves horror movies, including the Paranormal Activity franchise. She also talks about her work in television, and explains why playing a character who grows over the years is satisfying. Read a few highlights from the interview […]

Don’t Miss The Deception Premier Tonight!

by Anya Rahmingon January 7, 2013
Meagan Good’s long awaited drama Deception airs tonight – Monday, January 7th at 10:00PM ET on NBC. This makes her the 5th Black Woman in American history to be the lead in a prime time drama. If that’s not reason enough to check out the show, watch the trailer linked to below.  If you enjoy […]