Celebrities pay tribute to director John Singleton

    Photo: Pitchfork   John Singleton, an iconic filmmaker who has directed classics such as Boyz n the Hood, Baby Boy, Poetic Justice, Higher Learning, and more passed away Monday at the age of 51 following a major stroke that left him hospitalized in a coma on April 17. In 1992, Singleton made history

Cheers to Black History Month: Black people in film win big at the Oscars

    Photo: Consequence of Sound   I’ll be the first to admit that Black History Month has been all over the place in the world of Hollywood. From Jussie Smollett allegedly faking his racist and homophobic attack and R.Kelly charged with ten counts of sexual abuse, the month that's supposed to celebrate Black people hasn’t necessarily been

Spike Lee & John David Washington dishes on ‘BlacKkKlansman’

    Spike Lee’s critically acclaimed film, BlacKkKlansman hit theaters Friday, Aug.10. BlacKkKlansman is based on the life of the first black detective in the Colorado Springs Police Department, Ron Stallworth.   Stallworth infiltrated the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan and even became the leader of the local chapter. The film illustrates Stallworth

Flashback Friday: The Making Of ‘Do The Right Thing!’

    Photo: ABC News   Do The Right Thing is considered one of the classics when it comes to films. Directed by Spike Lee, Do The Right Thing tells the story of life on a hot summer Sunday in the Bed-Stuy neighborhood of Brooklyn. The character, Sal, opens his pizza parlor he's owned

BET Awards 2016: Highlights!

  A FANTASTIC NIGHT FOR BLACK ENTERTAINMENT! The BET Awards was full of major surprises and astonishing tributes this year. A time where the music industry celebrates black excellence all in one show. A time where black people are appreciated and awarded for their God given talents. Unapologetically Black speeches and performances