Kathy Bates and Angela Bassett on stage during the “American Horror Story: Coven” panel at the 2013 Television Critics Association summer press tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

‘American Horror Story: Coven’—Uncovered

Prepare for lots of Voodoo, New Orleans creepiness, and, of course, witches in the upcoming FX series “American Horror Story: Coven.” A hall-of-fame panel of actresses—including Angela Bassett, Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates and Sarah Paulson along with executive producer, Tim Minear—gathered at the TV Critics Press tour today to reveal some Season 3 secrets.

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From ‘Menace II Society’ to ‘Poetic Justice’: Was 1993 the Golden Age of Black Movies?

By Adam Howard theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Whether you love him or hate him, it seems as though Tyler Perry is the only game in town these days when to comes to movies targeted specifically at black audiences. His melodrama “Temptation” is set to hit theaters in just a couple weeks and will surely […]

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Angela Bassett Talks New Film ‘Olympus Has Fallen’; Chris Brown and Rihanna

By Courtney Garcia, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Few film roles exceed Angela Bassett’s qualifications, even those intended for a man. The Oscar-nominated actress returns to the screen this month in “Olympus Has Fallen” portraying the director of the Secret Service, a position never occupied by a female and a character initially written for a […]

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Samuel L. Jackson to Host BET Awards

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Somebody better bring the bleep button into the shop for a tune-up: Samuel L. Jackson is hosting this year’s BET Awards. The “Snakes on a Plane” star’s hosting gig was revealed Tuesday by the network, along with nominees for this year’s event. Past hosts for the ceremony, which was launched in […]

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