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Rolling out participated in the ultimate summer road trip and was given a 2019 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, the first-ever hybrid minivan that offers significant fuel efficiency, to test drive out on the open road. It was an ambitious undertaking. My buddy Haussan Jason and I started our weeklong journey in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and headed…

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(L-R) JESSIE T. USHER as John "JJ" Shaft, SAMUEL L. JACKSON as John Shaft and RICHARD ROUNDTREE as John Shaft, Sr. in New Line Cinema's action comedy "SHAFT," a Warner Bros. Pictures release. (Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures)

What happens when you combine the star power of one of the highest grossing actors of all time (Oscar-nominated Samuel L. Jackson), the brand of Shaft, (originally released in 1971 and rebooted in 2000 with Jackson), intelligent humor (with Black-ish creator Kenya Barris as writer) and a mix of newer and established talent (Alexandra Shipp,…

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Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for Steed Media Service)

Derrel Jazz Johnson of Steed Media talked with Drederick Irving, father of Kyrie, Asia, and London Irving on Thursday, June 13, 2019, for Father’s Day. Here are excerpts from the conversation. Rolling out: Why is it important to expose children to education and valuable skills? Irving: Education is the key to broadening a kid’s perspective…

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The 2019 Tony Awards nominations showcase an abundance of Black talent in many areas, marked by a sensational group of actors, writers and other creatives. Here is a look at the Black nominees for the Tony’s, which will take place Sunday, June 9, at 8 p.m. EST on CBS. Actor Jeremy Pope has a chance…

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Outside of Nola Darling (played by actress DeWanda Wise), one of the most compelling characters from season one of Netflix series, “She’s Gotta Have It,” is Shemekka Epps, —played by actress Chyna Layne. Everyone’s favorite around the way girl is back in season two and, hopefully, still making the questionable choices that made the character so…

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After losing the first two games of the Eastern Conference Finals to the Milwaukee Bucks, many NBA fans gave the Toronto Raptors little chance of beating Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Fear the Deer crew. But after winning four straight games, including the pivotal game five in Milwaukee, Kawhi Leonard and the NBA’s only international team…

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Rolling out spoke exclusively to actress Chyna Layne, who plays Shemekka Epps in Spike Lee’s Netflix series “She’s Gotta Have It.” Live and direct from Alamo Drafthouse Brooklyn in Brooklyn, New York, Layne discussed her character, the choices she makes and what people can learn from them. Season two is now available on Netflix.

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World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder made quick work of contender Dominic Breazeale, earning his 41st win (40th by knockout) while handing Breazeale the second loss of his career after a first-round knockout at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The match was broadcast on Showtime. Watch Wilder celebrate his victory in the ring as the…

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The self-proclaimed “realest champion in the business,” World Boxing Council heavyweight champ Deontay Wilder has claimed that he wants to “kill” his opponent, Dominic Breazeale, in their televised WBC title fight Saturday night, May 18, 2019. “This is the only sport where you can kill a man and get paid for it at the same…

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