Today is Sat August 27, 2016
23 Aug. 2016

Obamas’ love potion on film, first date chemistry, gets smiles on GMA


The much anticipated film that tells the beginning love story of US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama hits theaters August 26. Inspired by accounts of the first couple’s first date, Richard Tanne’s romantic and intimate directorial debut Southside With You brings audiences along for the ride as charming first-year law associate Barack […]

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19 Aug. 2016

ROOTS on Blu-ray™ and DVD August 23


A powerful reimagining of the essential American story, HISTORY’s Roots arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) August 23 from Lionsgate. Debuting this past Memorial Day, the premiere episode of Roots was watched by 14.4 million total linear viewers over the course of all premiere week telecasts. Based on the Alex Haley […]

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19 Aug. 2016

WAR DOGS unleashed, nonstop dramatic comedy


Jonah Hill (21 Jump Street, Django Unchained, The Lego Movie, Superbad) has swagger—at least his character does in the new film, WAR DOGS. Hill, cast as Efraim Diveroli, a somewhat underground, military arms trader gives new meaning to brash, and does so, with his trademark intrinsic humor. As the story goes, a list of military […]

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15 Aug. 2016

3rd Annual Singles Conference, September


SAVED, SINGLE, SATISFIED OR SEARCHING Bishop Marvin L. Sapp has been nominated for a Dove Award for his 10th album You Shall Live in the Best Contemporary Gospel Album category. Sapp previously won the 2011 Dove Award for Best Contemporary Gospel Song of the Year (“The Best in Me”). The renowned Gospel singer and preacher […]

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14 Aug. 2016

Regina’s hallmark


A character actor is often described as a transfiguration of sorts: one whose dramatic appearance reveals great beauty, spirituality or magnificence. Regina Hall is synonymous with theatrical transfiguration hoisting a bevy of acting roles from stereotypical to standout. Her hallmark is a solid trademark–whether vulnerable or venerable–the Washington, DC native surrenders to each role she’s […]

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04 Aug. 2016

The $100 Million Dollar Woman


Industry Magazine, The Verge, reports on filmmaker Ava Duvernay’s latest accomplishment– http://www.theverge.com/2016/8/4/12375718/ava-duvernay-will-be-the-first-woman-of-color-to-direct-a-100-million-dollar-blockbuster For more information go to www.avaduvernay.com

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03 Aug. 2016

Reflections from headlines, filmmaker Moses Verneau


Seasons 1 and 2 Available on Digital HD Worldwide on August 16 Reluctant gangsters, stick-up kids, and scammers hustle for survival on the unforgiving streets of Flatbush, Brooklyn, in Money and Violence: Seasons 1 & 2, available on Digital HD on August 16, 2016 from Lionsgate. The first 3 episodes of Season 1 will be […]

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28 Jul. 2016

Global United Fellowship heads to North Carolina in 2017


The glory of God shone round about them in Baltimore MD, when the third annual (GUF) Global United Fellowship’s 2016 Gathering led by Presiding Prelate Bishop Neil C. Ellis (Sr. Pastor of Mount Tabor Church in Nassau, Bahamas) named four new bishops in a holy spirit led Episcopal Consecration service during the  July  Gathering. Committed […]

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12 Jul. 2016

“Underground” at NAACP national convention


The 107th NAACP Annual Convention held this July 17-18 in Cincinnati, Ohio will do something unprecedented. They along with creators, writers and executive producers Misha Green and Joe Pokaski, of WGN America’s hit cable TV series “Underground” will co-host NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks’ reception for more than 1,500 NAACP convention delegates, where the cast will […]

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12 Jul. 2016

UP NEXT: Idris Elba in STAR TREK BEYOND


Golden Globe winner Idris Elba (“Beasts of No Nation,” “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom”) costars as “Krall” in “Star Trek Beyond,” the highly anticipated next installment in the globally popular Star Trek franchise, created by Gene Roddenberry and reintroduced by J.J. Abrams in 2009, returns with director Justin Lin (“The Fast and the Furious” franchise) […]

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