‘Top Gun: Maverick’ stars Jay Ellis, Greg Tarzan Davis enliven the red carpet

Top Gun Maverick Jay Ellis

Top Gun: Maverick stars Jay Ellis, Greg Tarzan Davis, and more stood alongside Tom Cruise to promote the anticipated sequel on the red carpet. Taking place aboard the USS Midway in San Diego, California, the next generation of stars talked to rolling out about the blockbuster franchise’s return. The film opens in theaters on May […]

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ stars Jay Ellis, Greg Tarzan Davis had to learn to fly

Top Gun Maverick Jay Ellis

Top Gun: Maverick stars Jay Ellis, Greg Tarzan Davis are really flying planes during those spectacular stunts. Ahead of the release of the anticipated sequel starring Tom Cruise, the cast joined rolling out to break down the dangerous stunts. Instead of using green screens and body doubles, they all had to fly and set up […]

‘Insecure’ returns for season 4 with Issa living her passion, Molly locked down

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The “Insecure” season 4 trailer is out, and the crew is back in business. Picking up right where we last saw them, Issa (Issa Rae) puts her full efforts into her latest passion project. Molly (Yvonne Orji) finds herself settling into an actual relationship with “Asian Bae.” Mom life is boring Tiffany (Amanda Seales), while […]

Jay Ellis of ‘Insecure’ is a 1st-time father (photos)

Jay Ellis has become a father for the first time. The “Insecure” actor and his fiance, Nina Senicar, welcomed daughter Nora Grace Ellis into the world last Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, and her birth has given the couple’s lives a “whole new meaning.” The couple both shared the same photo to Instagram, a picture of […]

Issa Rae’s co-stars confirm engagement

Issa Rae’s “Insecure” co-stars have confirmed her engagement. The 34-year-old actress sparked speculation she was set to tie the knot with Louis Diame when she was pictured with a huge ring in Essence magazine and now Jay Ellis and Yvonne Orji have revealed they couldn’t be happier for her. Ellis told “Entertainment Tonight”: “We all found […]

2018 American Black Film Festival honors the best in film and TV

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) is an annual event that is dedicated to showcasing film and television content by people of African descent. “It has allowed me to show my love of ‘all things Black,’ by curating experiences that promote our culture and support young creative people who are now changing the world,” says […]

Actor Jay Ellis to serve as ABFF celebrity ambassador

American Black Film Festival (ABFF) celebrates its 22nd year with a return to Miami, June 13-17, 2018. The festival is an annual event dedicated to introducing emerging content creators of African descent. The event will feature an exciting lineup of film screenings, events and innovative programming. This year, actor Jay Ellis will serve as the ABFF […]

Datari Turner debuts new film ‘A Boy. A Girl. A Dream’ at Sundance 2018

On Monday, January 22, Datari Turner Productions premiered its sixth film, A Boy. A Girl. A Dream: Love On Election Night, at Sundance. A Boy. A Girl. A Dream is set on the night of the 2016 Presidential election, when Cass [Omari Hardwick], an L.A. club promoter, takes a thrilling and emotional journey with Free […]

Issa Rae fans outraged condom use not promoted on ‘Insecure’

Issa Rae’s fans sounded off on Black Twitter after last night’s episode; in particular, after the scene where Lawrence finished a threesome with two random White girls he met at the grocery store. What’s interesting is although there have been questions the past few episodes about condoms, last night seemed extreme. This is the first […]

HBO premieres season 2 of ‘Insecure’ at ESSENCE Fest 2017

HBO premiered the highly anticipated second season of “INSECURE” for VIP guests and media during a private brunch at the Ace Hotel during ESSENCE Fest 2017 weekend. Following the screening, guests enjoyed a panel discussion moderated by “Insecure’s” podcast hosts Crissle West and Francheska Medina, and featured the show creator Issa Rae, executive producers Prentice Penny […]

Jay Ellis stars in new John Legend movie, ‘Breaking Through’

Not long ago, we were introduced to Jay Ellis as Blue on BET’s “The Game.” Ellis continues to expand his acting résumé with his role in Breaking Through,a movie about a young woman’s discovery on YouTube and her rise to fame. The film was executive produced by John Legend. In the movie, Ellis plays the manager who guides her to […]

Issa Rae’s HBO pilot ‘Insecure’ adds Jay Ellis and Yvonne Orji to cast

The pilot for Issa Rae’s HBO comedy, “Insecure,” is beginning to take form as a couple of casting additions were recently announced. According to Deadline, Jay Ellis (“The Game“) and Yvonne Orji (comedian-actress) have signed on to be a part of the series that focuses on “the awkward experiences and racy tribulations of a modern-day […]

Jay Ellis dishes on his background and philanthropy

Jay Ellis dishes on his pre-acting days and his work with Miracles for Kids Jay Ellis is more than a Hollywood hunk. He’s an actor with a sound mind and a heart for philanthropy. After moving to Los Angeles and eventually nabbing the role as Lauren London’s on-screen lover on “The Game,” this thespian made […]

Jay Ellis dishes on his role as Blue on BET’s ‘The Game’

Jay Ellis dishes on playing Blue on BET’s ‘The Game’ Actor Jay Ellis recently dished to rolling out about his role as Bryce “The Blueprint” Westbook on BET’s “The Game.” The college grad, who worked odd jobs while initially pursuing modeling in L.A., shared that he and his character have some similarities but some differences […]

Best moments of BET’s ‘The Game’ season 7 finale

Tasha Mack falls in love with motherhood … again. Chardonnay’s big day is finally here, but it takes an unexpected turn and Blue and Keira have an epiphany on the season 7 finale of BET’s “The Game.” Hit the flip for all the juicy details. – ruthie hawkins/@ruubabie

Twitter reacts to the latest episode of BET’s ‘The Game’

Malik and his sexy trainer Yana break the sexual tension, Kelly sits in on a parenting class with Tasha, and Chardonnay begins to plan the wedding of her dreams. Check out how Twitter reacted to the latest episode of BET’s “The Game” below. – ruthie hawkins/@ruubabie

BET’s ‘The Game’ episode 8 best moments

Chardonnay wastes no time planning her dream wedding to Jason Pitts. The tension between Malik and his sassy trainer,Yana, continues to build. Keira offers a little friendly advice to Chardonnay and more in BET’s “The Game” episode 8 best moments. Hit the flip for our recap. – ruthie hawkins/@ruubabie

Twitter reacts to the latest episode of BET’s ‘The Game’

Jason Pitts steals the show as he attempts to woo his wife Chardonnay back into his good graces. And Chardonnay tries to get even by placing her cheating husband in her shoes. Check out how Twitter reacted to the latest episode of BET’s “The Game” below. – ruthie hawkins/@ruubabie

BET’s ‘The Game’ episode 7 best moments

Can Jason win Chardonnay back? Did Blue and Keira take the next big step in their relationship? Find out in BET’s ‘The Game’ episode 7 best moments. Hit the flip for all the goodies below. – ruthie hawkins/@ruubabie

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