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Last night the cast of HARRIET stunned at the Toronto International Film Festival. Attendees included Director Kasi Lemmons, Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom Jr., Joe Alwyn, Jennifer Nettles, Nick Basta, Henry Hunter Hall, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Zackary Momoh, Omar Dorsey, Mitchell...
Black Girls Rock. We know that. CBS knows it too. We love that they've casted Ito Aghayere, (a Nigerian, Canadian, American born in Alberta, Canada), as chief resident Dr. Maya Jacobs in their new TV show, "Carol's Second Act"....
EVIL is a psychological mystery that examines the origins of evil along the dividing line between science and religion. The series focuses on a skeptical female psychologist who joins a priest-in-training and a carpenter as they investigate the Church’s backlog...
Over 700 women gathered at the first annual 2019 ElevateHER Crawl hosted by xoNecole, presented by Toyota Corolla. Media change agent and founder, Necole Kane launched the lifestyle empowerment platform to highlight black, female entrepreneurs. Held at the Mason...
Last night, we were invited to attend an exclusive red carpet screening of 'Brian Banks' at SCADshow on behalf of ESSENCE, Bleecker Street and Liquid Soul. The experience featured an exciting red carpet with Sherri Shepherd, the real, 'Brian...
First look! Focus Features has released the trailer for HARRIET, in theaters November 1. The film tells the real-life story of iconic woman of faith and freedom fighter, Harriet Tubman. Starring Tony Award-winning Cynthia Erivo (Widows, Bad Times at...
Yesterday on July 9, 2019 in Hollywood was the World Premiere of Disney’s THE LION KING. Stars in attendance included Donald Glover, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, Seth Rogen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alfre Woodard, Billy Eichner, John Kani, Florence Kasumba, Eric André, Keegan-Michael...
Recently, FX Networks kicked off the Atlanta screening event for of the highly anticipated drama series “Snowfall” at AMC Phipps Plaza. Guest arrived thrilled to see the new premiere episode of Season 3. While the drama unfolded, viewers enjoyed...
Chevrolet and the National Newspaper Publishers Association selected six students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities for the 2019 Discover the Unexpected Journalism Fellowship. With the help of NNPA editors and reporters, the fellows will travel the country to...
Last night, OWN celebrated the premiere of its new drama series "Ambitions," from Will Packer Productions, at a splashy Atlanta screening and party at The Gathering Spot. Attending from the cast were Robin Givens, Essence Atkins, Brian White, Kendrick...