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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...

Exclusive: Gbam At The Pan African Film Festival

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Royalty Images

From Richard Mofe Damijo to Jimmy Jean-Louis, Damien D. Smith to Darrin Dewitt Henson, Samantha Ofole-Prince caught up with several actors at the opening night of the Pan African Film Festival to talk about the...

Five Reasons To Attend The Pan African Film Festival

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Right now and through to February 20th, all the theaters at Cinemark Baldwin Hills, Calif. will be packed with film goers and celebrities alike at a grand occasion celebrating films from the diaspora. It is the Pan African Film Festival,...

VIRAL VIDEO!!The 8th AAFCA Awards Ceremony Takes Place In Hollywood

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

From “Moonlight” to “Loving,” “Fences” to “Hidden Figures,” there were several movies released this year that are considered masterpieces.

At the 8th annual African American Film Critics Association awards, these films and TV...

Gbam At The 48th NAACP Image Awards

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Royalty Images

Held Saturday night at Pasadena's Convention Center in Calif, the televised 48th annual NAACP Image Awards was a star-studded ceremony attended by celebrities in all facets of entertainment. Denzel Washington,...

Oscar Winner John Legend To Perform At 89th Oscar Ceremony

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Oscar winner John Legend will perform at the 89th Oscars ceremony, show producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced today. Also slated to perform are Oscar nominees Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sting, Justin Timberlake.


Anthony Hemingway Takes Top AAFCA Honor

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Anthony Hemingway, the director of the racy drama “Underground” took home AAFCA’s top trophy at the African American Film Critics Association’s 2nd Special Achievement Awards luncheon on Saturday.

Hemingway who is well known for...

Oscar Nominations Make History

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

History was made this morning at the 89th Oscar nominations ceremony as black actors were nominated in every acting category since the Oscar's nomination history.

Joi McMillon became the first African-American woman to be...

Who Rocked The Red Carpet At The Golden Globes?

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos courtesy of HFPA/Royalty Images

From Tom Ford to Michael Kors, Louis Vuitton to Vera Wang, the 2017 Golden Globe red carpet did not disappoint as Hollywood's biggest names donned on their finest glad rags. Check out all of the...

Gospel Great, Shirley Caesar, To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Best known for her eight-year tenure with the Chicago-based gospel group the Caravans, gospel singer Shirley Caesar is slated to receive the Recording Academy’s 2017 Special Merit Award.

Caesar, who has received 11 Grammy Awards...