TV & Film

Thandiwe Newton recently expressed an internalized guilt she's felt as an A-list Black actress in Hollywood with lighter skin that admittedly has been shown privilege compared to her dark-skinned counterparts. 

Samuel L. Jackson will be honored at this year's NAACP Image Awards with the Chairman’s Award, which recognizes individuals who demonstrate “exemplary public service and use their distinct platforms to create agents of change.”

Spike Lee will direct a multi-part documentary for ESPN on Colin Kaepernick that features extensive interviews with the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback and access to his personal archive.

It appears we'll get a preview of just how manic Kanye West's bipolar episodes can get after early reviews of his upcoming Netflix doc, 'jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy,' suggest that some scenes depict the MAGA-supporting emcee being so erratic that producers cut the cameras to stop him from fully ruining his reputation.

LeVar Burton is speaking out about the cultural impact of the 'Roots' miniseries, based on Alex Haley’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. It aired on ABC across eight consecutive nights, beginning on Jan. 23, 1977.

The entertainment world is still in mourning following the loss of veteran Hollywood icon Sidney Poitier, and it looks like he'll be honored by longtime friend Oprah Winfrey in a documentary on his life currently in production over at Apple.

Will Smith and Michaela Jaé Rodriguez were some of the winners from the dark event.

Take a look below at some of our favorite Black cartoon characters that broke racial barriers when it came to showing our proper place in the world of animation.

As the 'Insecure' chapter of actress Natasha Rothwell’s life comes to a close, she’s writing many more — a project with ABC/Disney, two others at HBO and the upcoming 'Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory' prequel film, 'Wonka.'

During the farewell panel for 'Star Trek' icon Nichelle Nichols on Sunday at Comic-Con LA, NASA Astronaut Appearance Specialist Denise Young bestowed her with the space agency’s NASA Exceptional Public Achievement Medal for her decades-long commitment to diversifying NASA.

Netflix has committed to addressing systemic racism inherent in banking by moving 2 percent of its cash holdings into banks and credit unions that support Black communities, according to a statement released by the company.

Lionsgate is reportedly exploring plans to sell the Starz network, and 50 Cent is not too pleased by this news.