Denzel Washington, Maya Angelou Among Reader’s Digest ‘Most Trusted’

By Carrie Healey, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Denzel Washington and Maya Angelou are ranked in the top 10 on the new Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: The 100 Most Trusted People in America, ranking third and fifth respectively. Reader’s Digest, with the help of The Wagner Group, polled over 1,000 Americans to see which celebrities […]

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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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