One of the big questions that come up with any wedding is whether the bride will take the name of her betrothed, right? ABC’s “black-ish” takes it to another level when Dre’s sister, Rhonda (played by Raven-Symone) asks her fiance, Sharon (Elle Young) to take her last name once they’re married. Of course, Dre (Anthony […]
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 […]
The BET Awards has had several memorable moments since its inception 15 years ago. And this year’s show will surely be another one for the history books.
It wasn’t quite the interview I expected but it was a good one nonetheless. Tuesday morning I conducted a phoner with “black-ish” stars Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross to discuss the midseason return and the show’s family dynamics.
By Ada Tseng The actor and martial artist Li Lianjie, known internationally as Jet Li, was already a national wushu champion as a teenager in China before he made his film debut at age 19 in 1982′s “Shaolin Temple.” In the next three decades, he would make over 40 films in both the US and […]
Donald Trump calls “black-ish” title racist, T.J. Holmes joins ABC News and Kevin Hart’s funny on “Dancing with the Stars.” Plus, there’s what’s hot (Andre 3000 and Erykah Badu performing together) and not (beheading suspect Alton Nolen).
Ballerina Misty Copeland’s poweful Under Armour commercial and Tyler Perry’s a soon-to-be father; Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Thurday nights on ABC) and not (The Queens of Comedy dissing Sheryl Underwood).
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 […]
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 […]
Chris “Ludacris” Bridges may have guest starred on BET’s “Being Mary Jane” Tuesday but his appearance didn’t make my top 3 moments.