Posts Tagged: Netflix

Ava DuVernay is the 1st female African American director whose movie grossed $100 million

Ava Duvernay to Distribute New African Mythology Netflix Film

This past weekend Ava Duvernay announced her excitement about distributing an all new Netflix film this March by the name of The Burial of Kojo. Being released under her production company, Array, The Burial of Kojo will be released Samuel “Blitz”Bazawule. The film intertwines African mythology and socio-political issues in which a gifted girl tells… Read more »

Alfre Woodard To Star In New Netflix Original Film ‘Juanita’

Today [February 11]. Netflix released a new trailer for their upcoming original film, Juanita. Set to be released on March 8th, Juanita stars Alfre Woodard in which she finds herself unappreciated by her family and unfulfilled with her life, and in order to change the narrative she sets out on a solo road trip journey… Read more »

Tia Mowry & Loretta Devine Join Forces For New Netflix Series

Tia Mowry and Loretta Devine are headed to Netflix for a new series titled Family Reunion. What’s even more exciting is that the series boasts an all-black writers room. Family Reunion is about a busy big city family who travels to Georgia for a family reunion to reconnect with their extended family that they have… Read more »

Shonda Rhimes has launched her Shondaland web site

Shonda Rhimes Admits She Is The Highest Paid Showrunner In TV

At Elle magazine’s Black Women in Hollywood event, Shonda Rhimes expressed that she believes women deserve the right to brag more in every sense of the word. During her speech Rhimes explained: “The other day I came to this conclusion that men brag and women hide. Even when they don’t deserve to brag, men brag… Read more »

Some people aren’t happy about the Obamas Netflix deal

The Obamas Storytelling Deal with Netflix Is In The Works

Back in May, The Obamas signed a storytelling deal with Netflix to produce a diverse mix of ccontent, including the potential for scripted and unscripted series, as well as docs-series, documentaries and features. More recently, Netflix’s chief content officer gave us more detail into what we can expect from our former First Family. Ted Sarandos… Read more »

Mary J Blige has two homes foreclosed on

Mary J Blige Has Two Homes Foreclosed On

Mary J Blige has two homes foreclosed on. Eddie Murphy is doing a movie for Netflix. Anthony Bourdain has taken his own life. I talked a lot about mental health and suicide here. Anthony Bourdain and the Task of Hanging On The conversation covered #TonysTea on this live stream but the topic of mental health… Read more »

Jada Pinkett-Smith spills the tea on her mysterious hair loss

Jada Pinkett-Smith Spills the Tea on Her Mysterious Hair Loss

Jada Pinkett-Smith spills the tea on her mysterious hair loss. Some people are not happy with the Obama’s Netflix deal. I’ll #spillthetea. Halle Berry is doing a movie with Keanu Reeves. Thanks for watching #TonysTea from the Smooth R&B 105.7 studio!

Some people aren’t happy about the Obamas Netflix deal

Some People Aren’t Happy About the Obamas Netflix Deal

Some people aren’t happy about the Obamas Netflix deal. If you didn’t hear about this, click here. Folks are ready to boycott Netflix. Critics of the former President and First Lady took to Twitter to show their displeasure with one California Senator saying, “I will now cancel my Netflix, seems like the shows are not as… Read more »