Posts Tagged: Black Hollywood

Courtney B. Vance Named New President Of SAG

Actor Courtney B. Vance has been named as the new President of SAG/AFTRA. It is a move that reflects the direction toward more inclusion for people of color and minorities in the entertainment industry. Vance will focus on union support for artists to negotiate healthcare benefits and pensions. Courtney B. Vance won an Emmy for… Read more »

Mike Epps Marries Kyra Robinson

Mike Epps married award-winning, TV-producer Kyra Robinson in a star-studded ceremony over the weekend in Newport Beach, California. Kyra and Mike announced thier engagement in May 2018. Krya is a OWN Network producer for ”Iyanla: Fix My Life”.  Read more here The comedian and first wife Mechelle divorced in 2017 after 12 years of marriage…. Read more »

Taraji P. Henson: Harvey Weinstein Denied Her Huge Role

Taraji P. Henson like many Hollywood actresses has had a run-in with Harvey Weinstein but not for sexual harassment.   In her 2016 memoir, Taraji P. Henson told a story about a producer overlooking her for a role. It was the role of a wild stripper mom in the dramedy, St. Vincent. The role went to… Read more »

Viola Davis & Kerry Washington Lauch Production Companies With ABC

Viola Davis has big plans to create opportunities for woman of color with a new production deal with ABC Studios. In a similar move Kerry Washington has a deal with ABC Studios and ABC Signature for television, digital and cable content with her new Simpson Street Production company. It sounds like it’s a new day… Read more »

Jamie Foxx “I’m Supposed To Be In Love By Now” [WATCH]

Happy Birthday to Jamie Foxx who turns 48 today! He was born Eric Marlon Bishop in Terrell, Texas in 1967 and started playing the piano at the age of five. He started out as a comedian but always wanted to be a singer. In high school Jamie played football (quarterback) and played basketball, he also made… Read more »