Actress Mara Hall shares how ‘ambition’ inspired her to drive to LA

Detroit native Mara Hall is one of the new faces on Oprah Winfrey’s Network hit drama series “Ambitions” that returned in November for its midseason premiere. She plays Darcia Lancaster. Hall’s character lights up the screen and is a welcomed member of the ensemble cast. Rolling out spoke to Hall about pursuing her dreams, the […]

Actress Essence Atkins gives moving acceptance speech for Woman of Influence

A conversation with women’s rights crusader, Essence Atkins In a poignant and moving show of genuine gratitude, beloved actress Essence Atkins, star of the hit television show “Ambitions,” expressed heartfelt appreciation as she accepted the 2019 Woman of Influence Award from show co-stars Kendrick Cross and Brely Evans at Loudermilk Center on Friday, Sept. 6. […]

Essence Atkins supports female empowerment and LGBT community

Essence Atkins has one of the most recognizable faces in Black Hollywood. Since catching the acting bug as a young girl, we’ve seen Atkins do everything from television commercials to playing opposite former teen star Tahj Mowry in Disney’s hit sitcom, “Smart Guy,” and later starring in UPN’s “Half & Half.” The model-turned-actress went on […]

Brely Evans shares why ‘Ambitions’ has become millennials’ ‘Dynasty’

Brely Evans is a principal character on OWN’s hot new soap drama “Ambitions.” Like many of her roles, Evans has managed to infuse her charm and bubbly charisma into the role of community advocate Rondell Lancaster. “Ambitions” boasts an all-star cast including Robin Givens, Essence Atkins, and Brian White and was co-created by the man […]

Brely Evans excited about upcoming roles on 3 TV networks

Sometimes we need people who will challenge us to think, make us laugh while drying our tears, and check us when we’re trippin’ — all on the same day. Brély Evans does this and more in her multiple roles as actress, comedienne, vocalist and radio show host. The Oakland, California, native has appeared in several productions on […]