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Daniel Kaluuya: 'I am glad that people will get to know and understand the Black Panther party.'

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

With a Golden Globe, a SAG and BAFTA beneath his belt, actor Daniel Kaluuya added an Oscar to his tray of accolades at the 93rd Academy Awards last night.

The West London native received the best...

AAFCA Awards: Netflix Continues Awards Season Reign

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/Photos courtesy of AAFCA
The streaming giant Netflix continued its award-winning streak receiving the association's Vanguard Award. Described as a "game changer" by director Ava DuVernay, Netflix has created...

Cardi B joins the cast of "Fast & Furious"

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

The rapper who made her big-screen acting debut in "Hustlers," a film based-on-a-true-story tale of strippers who turn the tables on their customers is back on the big screen.

Cardi B, who is known...

Olu Odebunmi and Tolu Awosika’s ‘Shaka: King of the Zulu Nation’ to air on Showtime

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Showtime has picked up the hour-long drama created and written by Olu Odebunmi and Tolu Awosika.

A series centered around a young man's journey from stigmatized childhood to warrior king, the project...

93rd Oscar nominations offer few surprises

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Announced this morning by Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Nick Jonas via a global live stream, the 93rd Oscar Award nominations offered few surprises.

As widely expected, Chadwick Boseman received his...

Eddie Murphy to receive an Artisan Award

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Eddie Murphy will be honored at the 8th Annual  Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards.

Murphy, who is best known for his work in the films "Coming to America," "Beverly Hills Cop," "The...

‘Night of the Kings’ explores the rich traditions of African culture

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/ photos courtesy of NEON

Every once in a while, a movie comes along that fills the screen with magnificent visuals, thrills with charismatic actors and offers an engaging storyline. “Night of the Kings” is that...

Idris Elba, Folake Olowofoyeku and Dayo Okeniyi tapped for Image Awards

The full list of nominees for the 52nd NAACP Image Awards is out and includes nods to several African actors.

Idris Elba, Folake Olowofoyeku, Yvonne Orji, Dayo Okeniyi,  Adjoa Andoh and Nnamdi Asomugha all received NAACP Image...

The Academy Honors Tyler Perry

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

The Academy will present its Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Awards to filmmaker Tyler Perry and to the Motion Picture & Television Fund (MPTF).

Perry is slated to receive the statuette at the 93rd...

Tessa Thompson and Nnamdi Asomugha sizzle on screen in 'Sylvie’s Love'

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/ Photos courtesy of Amazon Studio

Boy meets girl, boy gets girl, boy loses girl. What is about rom-coms that makes us all dewy-eyed and drawn to them?  Just ask writer/director Eugene Ashe whose latest film “...