Checkin’ in with the ladies of ‘The Chi’ season 5

Be sure to tune in to this interview with the ladies of Showtime’s hit series, “The Chi,” as we learn some of the untold truths and overall agendas of the characters on the show. The actors provide a sneak preview of what to expect in season five.

Snoop Dogg announces 2022 Golden Globe nominations

On Monday, Dec. 13, 2021, the nominations were revealed for the 79th annual Golden Globe Awards, with the help of rapper and songwriter Snoop Dogg. The list of nominees include Will Smith in King Richard for Best Picture and Best Actor, Anthony Anderson in “Black-ish”for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series, and West […]

Stevie Baggs Jr. shares his journey from a flourishing NFL career to Hollywood

Stevie “Shakespeare” Baggs Jr. is an actor, author, speaker and philanthropist. He stopped by rolling out‘s “The Wine Up” to uncork his journey from the NFL to Hollywood. He talks to the ladies about his regular role as Oliver on Tyler Perry’s “Ruthless,” how he began his acting career, his NFL years, his foundation and […]

Vanessa Baden Kelly tackles gender roles and marriage in new book

Rolling out sits down with actor, screenwriter and writer Vanessa Baden Kelly to discuss her upcoming book, Far Away From Close to Home. In the book, which is a collection of essays, Kelly discusses womanhood, maternity and the lived experience of Black millennials.

The Kristina Roberts Show, episode 2

KRS guest: Philanthropist Ni’Cola Mitchell Arait Justice podcast show: Videographer and editor Braedon Jenkins Advice email: “I’m a gay male caught between a Marine and his baby’s mama” Nakita’s virtual jukebox: Music producer and engineer Brandon Ross

Susan Kelechi Watson and Sterling K. Brown preview season 5 of ‘This Is Us’

Susan Kelechi-Watson & Sterling K Brown

Susan Kelechi Watson and Sterling K. Brown‘s characters are mimicking life in a real way in the new season of “This Is Us.” Season five of the hit drama series kicked off Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, with a two-hour premiere. After the broadcast, Watson and Brown sat down with rolling out and other journalists to […]

‘Black-ish’ stars Marsai Martin and Miles Brown discuss growing up on, off TV

Marsai Martin and Miles Brown

For seven seasons, Marsai Martin and Miles Brown have grown up before our eyes as Diane and Jack, the youngest members of the Johnson family on the hit ABC comedy “Black-ish.” Today, young adulthood is fully within their sights. During an interview with rolling out, the accomplished young actors discuss how their personal growth and […]

‘Empire’ series comes to abrupt end due to pandemic

“Empire” will end prematurely on Tuesday, April 21, 2020. The popular hip-hop drama was always intended to finish at the end of its current sixth season, but after the global health pandemic forced filming to be shut down, it will now end on episode 18 of the finale series. The FOX show’s writers Lee Daniels […]

‘Bad Boys for Life’ early release date announced

Bad Boys for Life has become the latest new release to be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The movie — which stars Will Smith and Martin Lawrence — will be available for audiences to view at home starting April 21. The action film has joined a growing list of movies that have received early home […]

Nominations for 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards recognize Black star power

The nominations for the 2020 Screen Actors Guild Awards have been released. However, unlike the Golden Globes nominations, which were announced Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, nominations for the 2020 SAG Awards didn’t ignore some of the year’s most outstanding Black films, series, directors, actors and producers. Overall, three films — The Irishman, Once Upon a Time […]

2019 Emmy nominations include Ava DuVernay’s ‘When They See Us’

“Game of Thrones” leads the Emmy nominations with a record-breaking 32 nods. The HBO series, which concluded in May this year after eight years on-screen, is in the running for a host of honors at this year’s ceremony, including Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Lead Actor and could bag the Outstanding Lead Actress prize. Although “Game […]

The young actor set to play Kanye West in new show

Kanye West is executive producing a new Showtime series, “Omniverse.” West will be working alongside his manager, Scooter Braun. Lee Sung Jin is also attached as an executive producer and a writer on the half-hour show. Jaden Smith has been cast to play the rapper in the new TV show. The Karate Kid star will appear […]

Spike Lee, Halle Berry among celebrities to pay tribute to John Singleton

Spike Lee, Halle Berry and Viola Davis are among the stars to have paid tribute to the late John Singleton. The 51-year-old filmmaker — who made history as the first African-American and youngest person to be nominated for the Best Director Oscar in 1992 for Boyz n the Hood  — had his life support turned off on […]

2019 Oscar nominations released

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has released the list of 2019 nominees for the 91st Annual Academy Awards. The Oscar nominations were announced Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater, with Kumail Nanjiani and Tracee Ellis Ross hosting. The Favourite and Roma earned 10 nominations each. Meanwhile, Marvel’s Black Panther has made history, becoming […]

‘Green Book’ stuns audience at the Golden Globes; Mahershala Ali speaks out

Green Book was the biggest winner at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, picking up three prizes. The 1960s comedy-drama took home the Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy accolade, as well as Best Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor for Mahershala Ali at the annual ceremony at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, which […]

Kevin Hart is set to host the biggest night in film

Night School actor Kevin Hart has made an exciting announcement and described the chance to be at the helm of the prestigious 2019 Oscars ceremony as “the opportunity of a lifetime.” Taking to social media, he wrote: “For years I have been asked if I would ever host the Oscars and my answer was always the same. […]

Jada Pinkett Smith shares when her faith was ‘truly tested’

Jada Pinkett Smith shares that her faith was “truly tested” when her husband Will Smith did a bungee jump at the Grand Canyon. The 47-year-old star admitted she was “a little nervous” during the adrenaline-fueled experience her man took on to celebrate his 50th birthday, but even with the fear, she described it as a “really […]