Jussie Smollett

“Empire” star Gabourey Sidibe can now add director to her long list of accomplishments. The Oscar-nominated actress is behind a new short film that puts a twist on the Nina Simone classic tune, “Four Women.”


Check out the trailer for “MARSHALL” starring “Black Panther” actor Chadwick Boseman along with Sterling K. Brown and Josh Gad. The film opens in theaters this weekend and is directed by Reginald Hudlin.


It gives me extreme pleasure to announce that yours truly, Ray Cornelius, will be hosting the Atlanta screening of the powerful drama “90 Days.” The viewing will take on Sunday, August 27 at 4:30 p.m. at the historic Plaza Theatre and is part of the BronzeLens Film Fesitval - “Cinema & Social Justice Sunday” Series.


TV One’s show-stopping series LexusVerses And Flow  kicks off its fifth season TONIGHT beginning at 10 p.m. EDT.  Actor Laz Alonso returns to host the NAACP Image Award-nominated variety show that blends electrifying musical performances from chart-topping music stars alongside more than 28 talented poets offering soul-stirring spoken word pieces.


UNCF (the United Negro College Fund) recently taped its 36th installment of UNCF An Evening of Stars®, a celebrity-packed event that raises money and awareness for minority education. The show is full of performances and scholarship presentations to inspire and support the next generation of “Rising Stars.” This year’s show highlights 19 students and presents more than one-half million dollars to students attending historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs).