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Cynthia Erivo, Zazie Beetz, Zendaya invited to join Film Academy

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Actors John David Washington, Lakeith Stanfield, Zazie Beetz, Kelvin Harrison Jr, Brian Tyree Henry, Cynthia Erivo, and Zendaya are among 819 members of the global film community who on Tuesday received...

The 10 passengers on Naira Marley’s controversial flight to Abuja

Details have emerged on the identities of the 10 passengers on board the controversial flight taken by singer Naira Marley to Abuja for a concert at the weekend.

The names are contained in the flight manifest, obtained by PREMIUM TIMES...

‘Streetlight Harmonies’ is a heartwarming look at doo-wop music

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

This genre of rhythm and blues music originated in the 1940s in the United States and is a sound which bridged the way for the Baby Boomers of the 60’s and 70’s to the Civil Rights movement and laid the...

Angelica Nwandu joins docu-series 'Behind Her Faith'

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Media mogul Angelica Nwandu, founder and CEO of media company and Instagram’s The Shade Room will be featured in a new docu-series titled “Behind Her Faith.”

Created by writer/director Paula Bryant-...

3rd Annual International Women of Power Luncheon takes place in Los Angeles

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/ Images courtesy of The Diaspora Dialogues

Hosted by veteran author, comedian, co-Host of "The Real", Loni Love, the star-studded annual event celebrates the beauty, cultural and creative achievements of black...

WE tv hosts premiere party for Waka Flocka Flame's new series

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photo Credit: Getty Images WE tv

WE tv hosted a premiere party in Atlanta at Republic Night Club in celebration of their brand-new series, “Waka & Tammy: What The Flocka” starring rapper Waka Flocka Flame...

Stars celebrate Season 2 of BET's '"Boomerang"

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Getty Images for BET

Last night, BET Networks celebrated the season two premiere of its Lena Waithe and Halle Berry executive produced show “Boomerang,” at Paramount Studios in California.


"We have to start supporting each other as women," says Grammy nominated artist Etana

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

One of the most recognized female reggae stars in the world, Etana has won at the fame game simply by refusing to play it and it's a huge accomplishment for the Grammy nominated artist, whose musical career...

Nia Long and Alfons Adetuyi team up for 'Dreams of the Moon'

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Actress Nia Long, who will next be seen this march in George Nolfi’s “The Banker“ has joined the cast of “Dreams of the Moon” in a leading role.

She will executive produce the project which is...

Jackson, Mackie and Long attend premiere for 'The Banker'

Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photo Credit: Le Studio Photography

Samuel L. Jackson, Anthony Mackie, and Nia Long were some of the cast members who showed up as Apple celebrated "The Banker's" upcoming release at a special event held in...