Will Smith and Jay Z are pairing up again to produce a miniseries about Emmett Till. Emmett Till was a Black teen who was brutally murdered at the age of 14 in Mississippi while on a family visit. He was… Continue Reading
We’ve seen some cool stuff happen in films. There’s been films with crazy CGI stuff like giant robots. We’ve seen whole worlds created. There’s been films shot like one continuous shot. But sometimes the simple stuff is the coolest of… Continue Reading
We have a little over a month left until the Bessie premiere, and HBO released a new trailer. Enjoy below. Bessie premieres May 16 on HBO.
We have a little over a month until the premiere of Bessie, and we got a new trailer, a longer one this time. Check it out below as you get ready for Queen Latifah’s performance next month. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8FhmzwXfgz8 Bessie will debut… Continue Reading
Snoop Dogg, or Snoop Lion, or whatever he’s called these days, will be developing a drama about 1980s Los Angeles for HBO. The show will focus on the effects of Reagan-era politics and its effects on the city and a… Continue Reading
Bessie is a film decades in the making. Starring Queen Latifah, it tells the journey of Bessie Smith as she becomes “The Empress of the Blues.” Check out the teaser below. Cast: Queen Latifah – Bessie Smith Michael Kenneth Williams –… Continue Reading
We can’t get through Black History Month without talking about Josephine Baker. She did it all. She was a singer, dancer, actor, activist, and even spy. Josephine Baker was the first Black woman to star in a major film. She… Continue Reading
Ever since we heard that Issa Rae would be developing her own television show, we’ve been waiting with bated breath on what would materialize. It looks like now we can let that breath go. HBO has ordered a comedy pilot… Continue Reading