After an orthodontist blogged about an emergency visit where his patient broke her retainer after watching Michael B. Jordan in the blockbuster hit, the Black Panther, the young woman identified herself as the anonymous patient after learning about the story via Twitter. Though she was initially quite embarrassed, she was ultimately good-natured about all of […]
In a 9-5 ruling, federal court of appeals judges said her contention that her rights were violated when some black prospective jurors were rejected before her trial was not valid.
Ava DuVernay's film isn't just a movie to Dalila Ali Rajah; it's a catharsis.
Erika Canela & Cristiano Ronaldo Back in 2016, Erika Canela won the Miss Bumbum pageant in Brazil. The pageant is a big deal in South America, while Erika Canela became the first black woman to win in the award in six years. Then, in 2017, Erika Canela started speaking to the press about her apparent relationship with Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo. She […]
Verda Byrd finally tells her story in her book, Seventy Years of Blackness published on December 8, 2017. The book by the American gives details about growing up as an “African American” before discovering that she was white. Verda Byrd’s remarkable story was uncovered and publicized in the media in 2015. Show More Summary
She will be just the second woman to helm a superhero film in the DC Universe.
Here's another outstanding short film, featuring two of the most talented up-and-coming actresses around. Tatiana Maslany (from "Heartland", "Orphan Black", Two Lovers and a Bear, Stronger) plays a woman that has been gone for two years,...Show More Summary
The status to be moved is of songwriter Stephen Foster - and, in words written at the time the status was created in 1900, "an old darkey reclining at his feet strumming negro airs upon an old banjo." Pittsburgh residents now get to vote about, or at least give an opinion on, which of seven […]
A woman allegedly hit the victim twice with a beer bottle and said, “I don’t want black people in this place or in front of me.”
Click now! Viola Davis And Lupita Nyong'o To Star As Dahomeny Mother-Daughter Duo in THE WOMAN KING Read the full article on AICN Astro Heathen here! Though BLACK PANTHER isn't going to fade from anyone's minds quite yet, I might have...Show More Summary
Marvel writer Roxane Gay settle who would win in the fight between Black Panther's Okoye and Wonder Woman.
"She was the most consistent picketer of Hollywood films of any Black activists of the Hollywood era"
A mere two months in, and it’s already been a career-boosting, history-making year for cinematographer Rachel Morrison. In January, she became the first woman ever nominated for a cinematography Oscar for her work on Dee Rees’ 1940s-set period drama, “Mudbound.” In February, her ability to bring...
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The “Girls Trip” actress announced on Thursday that she will be hosting the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards in Los Angeles on Monday, June 18.
Law enforcement in Florida are investigating an incident of workplace racism by a supporter of President Donald Trump, WTSP reported Saturday. Terri Silar, who is black, said it started earlier this week when several co-workers were discussing gun control and President Trump in the wake of the...
IN LESS THAN a year, three of the most successful superhero films — “Black Panther,” “Thor: Ragnarok” and “Wonder Woman” — have been guided by a growing diversity of directors new to comics adaptations. And that Hollywood shift stands to affect who might get hired as the new director of “Batgirl.” On Thursday, as the […]
Dionna McPhatter shares the challenges of being a young black woman in the old boys’ club. Marketing has historically been one of those industries that runs on putting consumers into neat demographic boxes. As an African-American tech entrepreneur, Dionna McPhatter has spent her professional life stepping out of those prescribed boxes. Show More Summary