Tag: Black Hollywood

Movies

Viola Davis: Set To Play Harriet Tubman For HBO

Two-time Oscar nominee Viola Davis is set to play Harriet Tubman in a project being developed by HBO Films. The story of the activist who helped devise a system that allowed hundreds of slaves to escape to freedom via the ...
Radio

Radio Return: Lil’ Mo Hosts New Afternoon Show

“R&B Divas LA” star Lil’ Mo is back on the radio! The pint-sized vocal powerhouse hosts a new afternoon drive show on Radio One’s 92Q in Baltimore. The new show, “The Fam,” will feature her and DJ QuickSilva. “The Fam” ...
Gospel

Continuing The Legacy: Should BET Find A New Host For ...

BET confirmed last week during their upfront presentation for advertisers and media guests the speculation that the 35th season of their long-running “Bobby Jones Gospel” will be its final season. The farewell season ends Dr. Bobby Jones’ reign as the ...
Gospel

End Of The Road: “Bobby Jones Gospel” Coming To An ...

After 35 seasons, BET has decided to end their long-running series “Bobby Jones Gospel.” “Bobby Jones Gospel” is hosted by Grammy-winning recording artist Dr. Bobby Jones, who launched the show in 1980 and used to produce the series himself before ...
Exclusive

Amber Riley: ‘Glee’ Star Talks Being Plus-Sized in Hollywood

“Glee” star Amber Riley has helped Hollywood look at shapely women differently! The full-figured actress/singer is considered one Tinsletown’s fashion girls, even being named Best Dressed at the 2011 SAG Awards by Joan Rivers on E!’s “Fashion Police.” In 2013, ...
TV

Drama Queen: Angell Conwell Returning To “Y&R”

She’s back! After a hiatus from CBS’s hit daytime drama, Angell Conwell is returning to “The Young and the Restless.” The 31-year-old actress will reprise her role of Leslie Michaelson, an attorney on the series. Conwell, who joined “Y&R” in ...
Faith

Denzel Washington: Actor Describes First Encounter With Holy Spirit

Actor Denzel Washington has never been shy about being a man of faith. The Oscar winner is a member of West Angeles Church of God in Christ in Los Angeles and even donated $2.5 million to help the church build ...
Lifestyle

Imagine A Future: Steve Harvey & Disney Inspire Students Through ...

Steve Harvey loves the kids! And I’m not talking about his four biological and three step-children with wife Majorie. I’m talking about the 500-plus students to date that have benefited from the work he’s doing with Disney Dreamers Academy—an education ...
TV

Relationship Rap: Boris Kodjoe & Nicole Ari Parker Team For ...

Hollywood couple Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker are teaming again for television project. The pair, who starred in a short-lived sitcom together called “Second Time Around” in 2004, will now join forces for a daytime talk show.  “The Boris ...
News

Soap Subs: Ex “The Young And The Restless” Star Victoria ...

In the latest installment of the post soap opera drama that has followed Victoria Rowell, the award-winning actress has filed a lawsuit against CBS, Sony Pictures Television, Bell Dramatic Serial Company and Bell-Phillip Television Production Inc. for not allowing her ...