Movies from Nigeria and the Sudan to showcase at NYAFF

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Ngozi Onwurah's film, Olive Nwosu's coming of age drama and Adé Sultan Sangodoyin's LGBT movie are some of the African dramas which will screen at the New York African Film Festival (NYAFF), which returns...

A Trinidadian tale, an Angolan drama and a Nigerian film kick off AFI Fest

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Passports, visas and other travel documents are the mainstay of GDN Studios "Eyimofe," an engaging Nigerian immigration drama, which weaves a compelling tale of two families in Lagos.  Coinciding with the...

“Iyanla: Fix My Life” returns for its seventh season

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network's popular series “Iyanla: Fix My Life” is returning for a seventh season.

Featuring spiritual life coach, author and executive producer, Iyanla Vanzant, the opening episode...

Regina King’s feature directorial debut to release in theaters

Amazon Studios has set a release date for Oscar and Emmy-winner Regina King’s feature directorial debut, "One Night in Miami."

The film will open in select theaters on December 25, 2020, followed by a global launch on January 15, 2021...

"Unhinged" to open in American theaters

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

Moviegoers who have been waiting for that in-person cinema experience could soon get to see Russell Crowe's latest drama on the big screen.

Solstice Studios recently announced that "Unhinged" will...

Daniel Kaluuya plays Black Panther leader Fred Hampton

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/
Photo by Glen Wilson

Warner Bros. Pictures has released the trailer for Daniel Kaluuya’s latest film “Judas and the Black Messiah.”

In the film, the Oscar nominee, whose credits include “Get...

Disney to digitally release Omar Sy’s ‘The Call of the Wild’

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

“The Call of the Wild” initially opened in theaters February 21 but is digitally being released earlier as today, the Walt Disney Studios announced that both the film and Searchlight Pictures’ “Downhill” will...

BET to stream Tyler Perry’s 'Ruthless'

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

BET+ is offering for streaming the new original drama from Tyler Perry, “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless,” which is available today exclusively across all platforms.

The first three episodes, of the one-hour...

‘The Hunt’ is a vastly entertaining satirical drama

By Samantha Ofole-Prince/ Photo Credit: Patti Perret/Universal Pictures

Twelve strangers wake up in a field, gagged, unarmed and with no clue where they are, or how they got there, but as the day progresses, they discover they have...

Stephen Odubola makes movie debut in 'Blue Story'

By Samantha Ofole-Prince

There’s a scene in “Blue Story,” where gang members argue over the avoidable death of one of their own who has just been shot by a rival gang. “What are we even fighting for?” One angrily exclaims, “A postcode...