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All The Red Carpet Looks At The Annual AAFCA Awards

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Royalty Images

The 11th annual  African American Film Critics Awards (AAFCA) took place Tuesday at Hollywood's Taglyan Complex. This year’s ceremony was hosted by comedian and actor Lil Rel Howery and...

“Jordan Peele continued to raise the bar in horror specifically and film overall,” says AAFCA President/Co-Founder Gil Robertson

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

It was just a year ago when “Get Out,” Jordan Peele’s directorial debut swept AAFCA Awards earning its star Daniel Kaluuya a best actor nod, a best director prize for Peele, best Screenplay and overall best...

Diane Warren honored at AIDS Fundraising Gala

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

DIVAS 2019 honored Grammy, Golden Globe, Emmy winning, and 10-time Oscar nominee Diane Warren at the 29th Annual DIVAS Simply Singing Gala.

A tribute of her many hits was featured in the evening,...

“I am humbled to be in the company of the other legends in this category," says Jamie Foxx of his SAG Award nomination

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

He plays a prisoner in the powerful and thought-provoking true story, "Just Mercy" which follows a young lawyer and his history-making battle for justice.  Loosely based on an actual case, Foxx, who stars...

Cynthia Erivo to receive ABFF’s Rising Star Award

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photo by Royalty Images

Tony, Emmy, and Grammy award-winning actress and singer Cynthia Erivo has been tapped to receive the "Rising Star Award" at the 2020 ABFF Honors. The fourth annual ceremony, hosted by...

Urban One, Inc. Celebrates 40 Years of Radio One

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photo Credit: Urban One, Inc

A surprise performance by Grammy Award-winning icon Anita Baker and a heartfelt tribute to the late singer/songwriter James Ingram were some of the highlights as some of the biggest...

Check out Cynthia Erivo as Aretha Franklin

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

National Geographic and Fox 21 Television Studios have released a first look photo of triple threat Tony-, Emmy- and Grammy Award-winning Cynthia Erivo ("Harriet," "The Color Purple") as Aretha Franklin during...

New York Film Critics Circle names Lupita Nyong’o as Best Actress

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

The New York Film Critics Circle has selected Lupita Nyong’o as Best Actress for the movie “Us.”

The Oscar winner give two very different performances as the same character in Jordan Peele’s directed...

New York Film Critics Circle names Lupita Nyong’o as Best Actress

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

The New York Film Critics Circle has selected Lupita Nyong’o as Best Actress for the movie “Us.”

The Oscar winner give two very different performances as the same character in Jordan Peele’s directed...

‘Queen & Slim’ is a study of race, gender and inclusiveness in America

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos courtesy of Universal Pictures

It’s hard not to love “Queen & Slim.” The chemistry between British actors Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith who gel so perfectly well together, the cinematography...

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