BET Networks's Stephen Hill, ABFF Awards honoree Diahann Carroll, Nicole Friday and Jeff Friday, ABFF Founder and CEO, at the ABFF Awards in Beverly Hills. (Photo: Soul Brother/ Hilton)

10 Reasons to Watch the ABFF Awards

Want to know why events like the ABFF Awards, a Golden Globe Award-styled ceremony that honors black achievement in television and film, exist? Because Hollywoodn’t. That cleverly stated phrase may seem simplistic, but 20 years ago, it led Jeff Friday to create the American Black Film Festival and, this year, the ABFF Awards (also called […]

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ABC's "black-ish" stars Marcus Scribner as Andre Jr., Tracee Ellis Ross as Rainbow, Marsai Martin as Diane, Anthony Anderson as Dre, Miles Brown as Jack, Laurence Fishburne as Pops and Yara Shahidi as Zoey. (Photo: ABC/Craig Sjodin)

5 Reasons To Watch ABC’s ‘black-ish’

ABC definitely is vying for your attention this fall. We know Thursday nights will never be the same as Shonda Rhimes–the brainchild behind ABC hits “Scandal” and “Grey’s Anatomy”—will debut “How to Get Away with Murder,” a new saucy drama starring Viola Davis. But before that historical TV moment takes place next week, the alphabet […]

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Jay Z, Beyonce Knowles, Solange Knowles and Beyonce's bodyguard leaving a Met gala afterparty. (Photo: E! News)

Speculation Ensues Following Solange-Jay Z Fight, Shonda Rhimes Signs New ABC Deal, Watch Clip for New ABC Show ‘Black-ish’ & More

While the world’s still trying to figure out what triggered Solange Knowles to go in on her brother-in-law, Jay Z, we’re reporting good news for ABC: Shonda Rhimes signed a four-year deal with ABC Studios and a new clip of the comedy “Black-ish” starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Eliss Ross. Plus, there’s my watchlist and […]

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