Television Shows

[OP-ED] Will USA Networks’ “Unsolved” Live Up To Tupac & Biggie Fans Expectations?

For years, hip-hop fans and curious onlookers have been pondering one question: Who killed Biggie & Pac? Since their ’92 massacring, many theorists have drawn conclusions in the forms of books and blog posts alike. We’ve seen the epic Biggie movie with his son, we’ve heard from family members & DJ Funkmaster Flex. One angle…… Continue reading [OP-ED] Will USA Networks’ “Unsolved” Live Up To Tupac & Biggie Fans Expectations?

Industry Biz

[EXCLUSIVE] Common & Matthew Knowles to Present in 5th Annual Fatherhood Conference

Imagine taking a workshop by the man who walks into executive meetings and shuts off the lights just to “remind everyone who keeps the lights on around here.” That same man fathered one of the greatest living entertainers and the Queen whose enjoying “A Seat at the Table”. Matthew Knowles will be presenting at the 2017…… Continue reading [EXCLUSIVE] Common & Matthew Knowles to Present in 5th Annual Fatherhood Conference

Industry Biz · Television Shows

Triple Threat: Jordan Peele, Misha Green, & J.J. Abrams to Produce HBO Series

After the commercial success of his film thriller, “Get Out”, Jordan Peele will be heading to the small screen with two of television’s finest creators & producers. Peele’s MonkeyPaw Production will be collaborating with Abram’s Bad Robot to executive produce, Lovecraft Country. Misha Green, whose Underground series was recently canceled by WGN America, is also slated to executive…… Continue reading Triple Threat: Jordan Peele, Misha Green, & J.J. Abrams to Produce HBO Series

Digital Content | Campaigns · Women in Media

#ThursdayLineup: Champs Sports ‘Her Take’ Hosted by Steph Lecor

What do I love more than a good pair of sneakers? Lively discussions between boss women. I was thrilled to find out that We The Best Music’s first lady, Steph Lecor, has a platform where she’s combining both sneaker-talk and sheroe convos with some of the best in the entertainment industry (Reginae Carter to Young M.A. to…… Continue reading #ThursdayLineup: Champs Sports ‘Her Take’ Hosted by Steph Lecor

Television Shows · Women in Media

‘Master of None’ Lena Waithe Talks Coming Out & Why LGBT+, PoC Need To Tell Their Own Stories

Lena Waithe has much ado to celebrate! From starting as a co-creator & writer on the web series Hello Cupid to getting her project The Chi picked up by Showtime, this young queer creative is having a successful career thus far. Waithe met up with The Hollywood Reporters’ Lisa Weidenfeld to discuss an episode which she wrote on the hit…… Continue reading ‘Master of None’ Lena Waithe Talks Coming Out & Why LGBT+, PoC Need To Tell Their Own Stories

Films & Movies · Industry Biz

Netflix buys Rihanna-Lupita N’yongo Scammer Movie Concept

What started as a Twitter fantasy about stars Rihanna and Lupita N’yongo, led to ‘aggressive negotiations’ at the Cannes Film Festival, as described by Entertainment Weekly. The movie concept, reportedly purchased by Netflix, will feature the Oscar Award-winning actress and Grammy Award-winning international recording artist. In a buddy movie concept, Rihanna scams rich white men while N’yongo…… Continue reading Netflix buys Rihanna-Lupita N’yongo Scammer Movie Concept

Season Premiere · Television Shows

3 Reasons Why You Should Tune-In To Growing Up Hip-Hop: Atlanta

The ‘Growing Up Hip Hop’ brand, which originally features Angela Simmons, Romeo Miller, and Kristinia DeBarge, was such a hit last season that WETv decided to create a spinoff based in Atlanta. At a private screening Tuesday evening, held at the iPic Theatre in Lower Manhattan, the 2nd generation of hip-hop royalty cast debuted their…… Continue reading 3 Reasons Why You Should Tune-In To Growing Up Hip-Hop: Atlanta