Since 2012, NBA star Kyrie Irving has been exploring his comedic side thanks to his alter ego Uncle Drew. The old man character appears in a popular video series Kyrie does with Pepsi. Now, he’s finally bringing his comedy to the big screen. Uncle Drew will explore New York City’s street ball scene where he […]
Essence Ventures, LLC, has kicked off 2018 by securing a major bag and giving Essence magazine control of its brand. There is power in the purse! Black women have reclaimed 100 percent control of Essence as Essence Ventures, LLC, announced today that it bought the magazine from Time Inc. The magazine’s president, Michelle Ebanks, is […]
The streaming service has announced there will be a follow-up to the record breaking Will Smith movie; see mixed reactions inside.
Last year fans were stunned to hear Anita Baker announce her retirement from the music industry. Fast forward to 2018, fans are now delighted to hear “The Songstress”, will hit the stage one more time for a farewell concert series to mark her retirement from music. There’s no word yet on the concert locations, dates, […]
Some of the Biggest movies in maybe history will be released in 2018. From Black people entering the Marvel Universe to a look inside the beginnings of one of Space’s most beloved heroes, here’s what movies you can expect to spend your money on this year. January “Proud Mary” Starring Taraji P. Henson & […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — RuPaul is a newlywed. The host of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” announced Wednesday that he married his longtime boyfriend earlier this year. The 56-year-old entertainer said he and Georges LeBar tied the knot on their 23rd anniversary in January. RuPaul revealed their recent nuptials during an appearance on TV’s “Hollywood Today Live.” […]
Let’s jump right in. We start off back in Louisville on the plantation where Daniel (Bokeem Woodbine) and his family live. He’s learned to read and write (an extremely dangerous skill for a slave) and professes his love for his wife by writing the word. As sweet as the gesture is, she immediately destroys all […]
The season premiere of Greenleaf airs tomorrow, March 15th and Oprah. who serves as the executive producer and cast member on the hit show as Mavis McCready, talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about why she decided to give her character a few issues this season. “I was looking at some of the episodes from last […]
Oh. My. God. You know, I usually hate when I have to wait an entire year before a new season returns but Creator Misha Green (hey Black girl) and her amazing writing team did not disappoint. The first episode of season two was chock full of surprises. Let’s walk through a few of them. Introducing Bokeem […]
Comedian and actor Brandon T. Jackson is performing at the Addison Improv this weekend, but before he takes the stage he talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about Donald Trump, explains the difference between church and the Bible and much more! Watch the entire interview below. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.
Lorraine Toussaint stars in FOX’s series ‘Rosewood’ alongside Morris Chestnut and LeToya Luckett. Lorraine talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about her most famous roles on television and her blog, Everyday Lovely. Which character was more fun to play – Orange Is The New Black or Rosewood? “Vee cost me more. Each role has […]