Interviews

Speaking in tongues is fake, Nigerian pastors in ministry for money – Daddy Freeze

Controversial media personality, Daddy Freeze has again attacked Nigerian pastors. This time around, he said most pastors are into the work of God because of the money involved.

According to him, Nigerian pastors left their professions...

Jay-Z Discusses Rap, Marriage and Being a Black Man in Trump's America

When I was a kid growing up in black New Orleans in the 1960s, O.J. Simpson was a god. We imitated his moves, his swagger. We didn’t want to just play like him. We wanted to be him, gorgeous and running in the California sun. We practiced his...

Talking Boo 2: "Viewers Can Expect More Laughter Than The Last One," Says Tyler Perry

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

In this hilarious horror-comedy sequel, Tiffany (Diamond White) is dead set on spending her 18th birthday at a Halloween frat party on a remote lake that was once the scene of a gruesome murder.  Concerned for...

"Be True To Your Craft," Says Icon Award Winner Regina King

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

She's one of Hollywood's most prominent actresses with a number of roles in films that include "Friday,"  "Poetic Justice," "Ray," "Jerry Maguire" and John Singleton's directorial debut "Boyz N the Hood."...

Darrin Dewitt Henson: "Being In Africa Was One Of The Most Amazing Experiences"

He plays Tex Wilson, a disillusioned advertising executive looking for love in the romantic film "Zulu Wedding."  A project which he filmed in South Africa, the movie follows a New York based choreographer named Lungile, played by Nondumiso Tembe...

Sanaa Lathan: “You don’t See Women Portrayed In Movies At These High-Level Types Of Jobs”

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Christian Black

From “The Best Man,” “The Wood,” to “Love & Basketball,” actress Sanaa Lathan has portrayed several eclectic characters and in “American Assassin,” she plays a CIA Deputy Director...

Exclusive: Nnamdi Asomugha Co-Stars in Criminal Drama 'Crown Heights'

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Miscarried justice often provides the perfect vehicle for emotionally wrenching dramas, and such is the case with Matt Ruskin’s “Crown Heights,” a film which deserves praise for capturing the realism of...

Exclusive - Talking ‘Lemon’ With Director Janicza Bravo

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos courtesy of Magnolia Pictures

A comedy about a hapless menopausal white male may seem a strange choice for a female Panamanian director to helm, but Janicza Bravo hits all the right notes in her first...

‘Whose Streets?’ Filmmakers Deliver A Gritty Portrait Of The Ferguson Unrest

Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures

It’s been three years since Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, was shot and killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, St. Louis.  A shooting, which prompted protests...

"It's Literally Based On My Life," Says Marlon On His New Sitcom

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos by Justin Lubin/NBC

“It’s like someone put an IV into my vein and took everything and put it on the screen,” shares actor, producer, comedian, writer/director, Marlon Wayans, whose relationship served as...

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