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 story just keeps getting deeper and deeper on “American Crime” but for viewers that just means we’re getting pulled in more and more to this excellent drama. With the rape allegations against Taylor (Connor Jessup) out in the public now, everyone is reeling as the investigation gets more and more complex as more secrets and […]
If we’re in the new Golden Age of Television, one of the reasons is solid, thought-provoking, intelligent programming like the second season of ABC’s drama “American Crime.” With some returning actors from the first season playing new characters involved in a new crime, this season takes the action to Indianapolis, Indiana, where an upscale community is […]
The weekend’s here and this is what’s buzzing today: Regina King’s got a busy schedule coming up and this year’s looking really good for Zoe Saldana. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Audra McDonald’s openness about her suicide attempt) and not (criticism about Nicki Minaj’s new album cover). Enjoy!
The weekend is almost here and I’m gearing up to relax and catch up on TV shows I missed this week and to see new episodes of many of my favorites. I
When “Southland” returns to TNT on Wednesday, viewers will see the character of Los Angeles police Detective Lydia Adams as a new mom desperately in need of sleep.
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 […]
“The Help” collected three prizes at the NAACP Image Awards, including top actress honors for Viola Davis, the supporting actress prize for Octavia Spencer and outstanding motion picture.
Bounce TV, the black-oriented network launched by Martin Luther King III and others, will offer special programming throughout February in honor of Black History Month.
The Golden Globes have Nicole Kidman, the SAG Awards booked Natalie Portman, and the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards one-upped them all by announcing that Bob Dylan will perform as part of a special tribute to Martin Scorsese.