Morehouse Man Samuel L. Jackson Wins BET Award For Years Of Work As An...

In a speech at the BET Awards on Sunday, world-renowned actor Samuel L. Jackson made us laugh and think while accepting the Lifetime Achievement Award for his...

HBCU Graduate, Deshauna Barber Named 2016 Miss USA

What an honor it was to have witnessed Miss District of Columbia, 26-year old Deshauna Barber, be crowned at this year's Miss USA pageant on June 5, 2016....
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HU Students Use Short Film To Display The Infamous Financial Aid Runaround

In an effort to not “disrespect” or "bring shame" to HBCUs, students and alumni often stay quiet about the long draining and sometimes ridiculous experiences they have...

FAMU Grad Tapped To Take Over ‘Being Mary Jane’

The FAMU community stay winning. That is to say, an alum of the black college will be heading over to the BET network to join the leadership...

Actress Gillian White Talks About The Film Industry, Her Time At Howard University, And...

Gillian White is no stranger to Hollywood. She is a 20 year veteran of the entertainment industry, who has appeared on several hit television shows such as,...

Stanley Nelson’s Film On Historically Black Colleges And Universities Set To Release In 2017

In early 2016, filmmaker Stanley Nelson announced he will examine the history and legacy of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) for his next two-hour doc, reported...

Guess Which HBCU Alumna Is Top Hollywood Celebrity From The Nation’s Capital?

You probably guessed right, none other than Taraji P. Henson. The folks over at Star News Online with the help of data scientist at Pretty Famous collected...

Wiley College Announces Creation of The Nate Parker Summer Film Institute, Application Deadline

Marshall, Texas — Wiley College announces creation of the Nate Parker Summer Film Institute, a competitive program for incoming high school seniors and College-level students  to be...

Top HBCUs for Careers in Entertainment

Considering a career in entertainment, but still want that “A Different World” experience that your friends and family will probably never stop bragging about?  If so, then...

Five Reasons Why You Should Watch The People v. O.J Simpson

O.J Simpson was a beloved Athlete, who fell from grace once he was accused of murdering his Ex Wife Nicole Brown in 1994. When his case went...

Howard University Student Tevin Scott Creates Web Series for Black & Sexy TV

A film major, a few of his Howard University cohorts, some summer networking, and a script about HBCU love. This is the equation that brought Tevin Scott’s...

Ice Cube Visits Morehouse College to Promote New Movie

On promotional tour for his new movie, Barbershop 3, Ice Cube visited Morehouse College on Friday to get students on edge about his upcoming film. A wall to wall...

Filmmaker Nate Parker Will Launch New School Dedicated to Film and Drama at Historically...

Wiley College officially announced early Sunday that one of the stars of The Great Debaters, actor, director, producer, writer and musical performer Nate Parker, is starting a...

Watch North Carolina A&T State University Alum Terrence J in ‘The Perfect Match’ Movie...

North Carolina A&T alum Terrence J. (Think Like a Man) stars alongside Cassie Ventura (Step Up 2: The Streets) in the romantic comedy The Perfect Match, executive...

9 Oscar Contenders That the Academy Missed

Ever since the nominations were announced for the 88th Annual Academy Awards on January 14, there has been much debate over the lack of minority nominees—primarily because...
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Straight Outta Compton Oscar Snubs: ‘I’m Not Surprised’ – Ice Cube

During Thursday’s Oscar nomination announcement, Straight Outta Compton received one nod, and that was for best screenwriting. Unbeknownst to a lot of people, the screenwriters of the movie are...

2.6 Million Viewers For Morehouse Alum Seith Mann’s “The Breaks” Debut on VH1

On Monday, Jan. 4 VH1’s original movie “The Breaks”, written, directed and executive produced by Morehouse grad Seith Mann and also with a story by Mann and...

9 Reasons Why Gaining An In-Law Would Be Pretty Cool

When our siblings get married, they gain all the love and happiness promised to them in a marriage. Someone to share the rest of their lives with,...

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