via essence/ABCTV: Do you ladies remember when you loved one hooked you hair up at home…with the hot combs and such.. lol Well we have social media to show us the latest styles,weaves and the such….Now on an up-coming episode of Black-Ish Diane is have her own hair problem. CLICK HERE to read story
via BlackAmericaWeb: ABC has announced plans to renew its hit comedy “Black-ish” for a sixth season, in addition to rolling out another spinoff, “Mixed-ish,” based on a younger version of the character Rainbow Johnson, focusing on her upbringing in a mixed-race family in the ’80s. Created by award-winning writer/producer Kenya Barris, “Black-ish” stars Anthony Anderson as Andre “Dre” […]
via FirstLadyB: Quvenzhané Wallis will be making her television debut later this month on Black-ish. Wallis will appear for a multi-episode arc beginning on the Jan. 22 episode of the ABC comedy, according to Entertainment Weekly. Thanks to EW, we also have some first looks pics of Wallis’ character Kyra. Kyra has been brought into the Johnson family […]
via BCNN1: Tracee Ellis Ross never got an answer for why an episode of “Black-ish” that covered the NFL kneeling protest was pulled – a situation she describes as “frightening.” ABC shelved the politically charged episode in February without providing an explanation as for why. “The details of why the episode was pulled and everything […]
via ew: Tracee Ellis Ross is speaking out about her contract renegotiation for Black-ish and the fight for equal pay in Hollywood. In a Jan. 18 story in The Hollywood Reporter about how actresses are combating the gender pay gap, the publication cites several sources who attended a Time’s Up meeting in which Ross’ salary talks were discussed. Ross is reportedly […]
via BlackAmericaWeb: A jubilant Ava DuVernay was named entertainer of the year at an NAACP Image Awards ceremony that focused on the black community’s power to create change. DuVernay lauded other black artists from the stage as she accepted her award Monday night, naming writers and directors such as Shonda Rhimes, Gina Prince-Bythewood, Kenya Barris and “Black […]
via FirstLadyB: Grown-ish the upcoming Black-ish spin-off starring Yara Shahidi has gotten a premiere date! Freeform announced that the family comedy, is set to kick off with a two-episode season premiere on Jan. 3. Grown-ish follows Dre (Anthony Anderson) and Rainbow’s (Tracee Ellis Ross) daughter Zoey as she starts college at Southern California University. The series centers around the popular, stylish, and socially […]
Upon first thought, one wouldn’t think to place a wholesome family comedy like Black-ish alongside a controversial figure such as Chris Brown, but nevertheless it happened on the show’s latest episode and many fans are not happy. According to the Washington Post, “many Black-ish fans, [felt] Brown’s legal issues seem at odds with the thoughtful social […]
Thursday night, the Democratic National Convention culminated a presidential primary season that saw a self-proclaimed billionaire rise to prominence on the strength of bombastic rhetoric, thinly veiled racially charged comments, and the idea that America is broken and needs to be made “great again.” The same election cycle that produced Donald Trump has also produced Hillary Clinton, who […]
Roland Martin talks with some of the hottest directors, actors, and musicians who continue to leave their mark on pop culture.
This past weekend, actor/comedian Anthony Anderson, star of ABC's black-ish, and Roland Martin, host of NewsOne Now, crashed the wedding party of Washington and Lesley Ho.