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Exclusive:“Cannabis Will Soon Be As Acceptable As Alcohol,” Says U.S. Based Cannapreneur Bonita Money

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/ Photos courtesy of Donna Dymally Photography
For cannapreneur Bonita “Bo” Money, introducing the cannabis business to more minorities has been her mission since she launched her organization Women Abuv Ground (WAG).

With just 3% of...

Oprah Winfrey's 'Greenleaf' Celebrates Season Two

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Paras Griffin for Getty

Last night, Oprah Winfrey's "Greenleaf" celebrated the second season of the hit series with a screening and after-party in Atlanta. GBAM TV was in attendance as over 200 guests previewed the premiere...

Red Carpet Pics: Sanaa Lathan, Stephan James, Mack Wilds Attend ‘Shots Fired’ Screening

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Mike James

Last night,  the U.S. Network, Fox, continued its promotional tour for the new series "Shots Fired" with a screening in Washington, D.C. and Gbam TV was there to cover as over 500 locals flocked to the Newseum to...

WGN America Releases Photo Of John Legend As Frederick Douglass

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photo courtesy of WGN

WGN America finally releases a first look image of Grammy, Golden Globe and Academy Award winning artist John Legend as renowned abolitionist Frederick Douglass in the hit series “Underground.”

Legend, who...

'Underground' Celebrates Season Two

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Charley Gallay - Getty Images for WGN America

Last year, WGN America unveiled an engaging, racy drama about a group of slaves who escape a Georgia plantation in the 1850s. Known as the Macon 7, the drama followed their daring and...

Oscars 2017 89th Oscar Red Carpet Pictures

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Michael Yada

The Oscars red carpet always has the boldest and best fashions. The final show of award season, the movie industry's biggest night is attended by Hollywood's elite.  From Ruth Negga to Naomie Harris, Viola Davis to...

Oscars 2017: Laughs, Gaffs, Short Speeches and Political Diatribes

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Royalty Images

The 89th Academy Awards clocked in at 3 hours, 15 minutes and although it wasn’t the longest telecast in Oscars history, it was certainly the most memorable.

Held at the Hollywood’s Dolby Theater, first-...

David Oyelowo, Dwayne Johnson Wrap Up Oscars Presenters List

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

The final slate of Oscar presenter have been announced and it includes previous Oscar nominee Dwayne Johnson and actor David Oyelowo.

Johnson appears in the Oscar-nominated film “Moana” voicing the character of a DemiGod in the...

Essence 'Black Women in Hollywood Awards' To Air On OWN

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos courtesy of Royalty Images

The 10th anniversary of Time Inc.'s Essence “Black Women in Hollywood Awards,” will air as a primetime television event on Sunday, March 5th on OWN.

For the past decade, the star-studded...

Photos: 'The Preacher's Son' Kick Starts HBFF

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos courtesy of Royalty Images

Trey Haley's film "The Preacher's Son" marked the opening movie at the Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF).

Dubbed “The Black Sundance,” HBFF was founded in 1998 by its executive director, Tanya...