Black History Month may be over but the Smithsonian Channel’s commitment to feature programming sharing the African American experience marches on.
Category Archives: Black Entertainment Originals
For nearly two decades, German filmmaker Dag Freyer had a deep desire to share the stories of black American G.I.s and Afro-Germans who lived in his homeland during World War II.
What a year to remember. The 2013-2014 film season will undoubtedly go down as a highlight for black TV and film. Lupita Nyong’o won her Oscar as did Steve McQueen, as a producer for “12 Years a Slave,” and John Ridley for penning that movie’s screenplay.
Arsenio Hall may have been gone from late night TV for 20 years but one thing’s for sure: he still has a great sense of humor.
The first half of Scandal’s season 3 made season 2 look like child’s play with the ever-escalating drama.
Not many people would call themselves a nerd but Melissa Harris-Perry seems to thrive off it. And she has several other black nerds, aka blerds, gladly embracing the moniker, joining her in “nerdland.”
Wayne Brady is one very talented brother and if you watched the latest episode of BET’s “Being Mary Jane” you got a sample of his genius.
Here’s a list of the Top 10 Streampix picks for Black History month, including a pair of classic Spike Lee joints, along with vehicles for superstar stand-up comics-turned-actors Richard Pryor, Bill Cosby and Chris Rock.
Ask anyone familiar with local TV news in Chicago, and they will tell you that Tamron Hall’s success is no fluke. Prior to joining MSNBC in 2007, Hall spent 10 years at Fox affiliate WFLD, most of that time as a popular morning show co-anchor.
Political analyst Joy-Ann Reid will soon make her debut as a television host on MSNBC, it was announced on Monday.