For Black History Month, XFINITY CelebrateBlackTV.com will highlight the accomplishments of three female innovators–“Selma” director Ava DuVernay, “The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl” Issa Rae and digital strategist Luvvie Ajayi, whose blogs “Awesomely Luvvie” and “Awesomely Techie” are very popular.
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The “Selma” star talked to XFINITY CelebrateBlackTV.com Editor Aisha I. Jefferson about the jouney to getting “Selma” made, the challenges he faced while completing the film and his bestie in the industry.
A few shows are on winter break but there’s still plenty to watch including “Hello Beautiful Interludes Live: Ledisi” and “The Walking Dead’s” midseason finale. Plus, there’s what’s hot (Jessye Norman on “Late Show with David Letterman”) and not (the Ferguson grand jury’s decision).
Raven-Symoné talks to Oprah Winfrey about why she shuns labels.
I’ve got some inspiring as well as sad news to share: Kerry Washington gets very candid about “Scandal” and the show’s creator, Shonda Rhimes, offers some straight forward advice of her own. And Hollywood legend Ruby Dee passed away today. There’s also my watchlist and what’s hot (Oprah hanging out with the cast of “A Different World”) and not (these school shootings). Enjoy!
Greetings and salutations! Lots to report today including Oprah Winfrey exclusively sharing her thoughts on Dr. Maya Angelou’s death with “Entertainment Tonight” while her ex-stepmom shared how she was evicted from her home and Lupita Nyong’o is cast in “Star Wars Episode VII.” Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Whoopi Goldberg’s late mother, Emma Harris) and not (the teacher killed by a stray bullet). Enjoy!
Of the four ladies on OWN’s freshman docu-series, “Love in the City,” Chenoa Maxwell is without a doubt the most free-spirited. Some may attribute it to her artistic background.
Fresh off the news that it delivered its most watched quarter in its history, OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network started the day with more big news.
Here’s your roundup of the day’s hottest black entertainment news, including Tip “T.I.” Harris’ new film with Kevin Hart (what movie isn’t he in?!) and Will Ferrell, Oprah’s fall tour and a spoof of the OWN chief’s showdown with actress Lindsay Lohan (I’m lighting candles for this one and Chris Brown). Yep, get comfy and read up!
Whew! Did you see the most recent “Scandal” episode?! If you’ve been keeping up then you know that last week’s episode ended with a cliffhanger.