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'Queen of Katwe' Leads AMAA’s With 8 Nominations

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

The  African Movie Academy Awards nominees were recently revealed in Rwanda and the inspirational Disney drama “Queen of Katwe” earned the most nominations.

The colorful true story of a young girl whose world rapidly changes when...

Gbam At The 'Baywatch' U.S. Premiere

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by John Parra /Getty Images

The cast of Paramount Picture's “Baywatch” recently heated up the red carpet at the movie's world premiere in Miami’s South Beach.  The entire cast of the film, which is based on the television show, were...

Big Sean To Perform At MTV Movie Awards

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Detroit rapper Big Sean will perform his new track, “Jump Out the Window,” for the first time on television at the 2017 “MTV Movie & TV Awards” LIVE on Sunday, May 7 at 8:00 p.m.

In addition, rising recording artist Noah...

"La La Land Day" Declared In Los Angeles

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/ Photo Credit: Eric Charbonneau

In celebration of the City of Los Angeles' support for the arts, Mayor Garcetti declared April 25 "La La Land" to honor director Damien Chazelle, in addition to the other "La La Land" crew in attendance, for...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Premieres In Hollywood

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

The stars of Marvel Studios' "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" hit the red carpet for the world premiere at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood.

Picking up where “Guardians of the Galaxy”—2014’s highest grossing film of the summer—left...

ASCAP Honors Stevie Wonder

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

ASCAP has announced the full line-up of programming for the 12th annual ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO.

The  American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers event will be held April 13-15 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los...

GBAM Attends Premiere For Jennifer Hudson's New Film

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Eric Charbonneau

Titled "Sandy Wexler," the film follows Adam Sandler as Wexler, a talent manager working in Los Angeles in the 1990s, who diligently represents a group of eccentric clients on the fringes of show business. His...

Vanessa Bell Calloway Turns 60

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Gina Walker, Courtesy of DSD Publicity Consulting

Gbam TV was in attendance as Hollywood actress Vanessa Bell Calloway kicked off her birthday celebration.

A stage, screen and television actress who’s earned eight NAACP...

Docu-series On 'The Manns' Premiers On TV One

The reality docu-series on the hilarious relationship between David and Tamela Mann and their family, is set to premiere on TV One Tuesday, April 4 at 8 p.m. ET.

With TV shows, “Meet the Browns,” “Mann & Wife” and “It’s a Mann’s World,” which airs on BET, the...

Tamela And Travis Receive Stellar Awards In Las Vegas

By  Samantha Ofole-Prince

Some of the biggest names in Gospel music received top honors at the 32nd Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards in Las Vegas, but the night belonged to the genre’s stars, Travis Greene and Tamela Mann, who won the most awards.