‘Emperor’ examines legendary slave-turned-revolutionary Shields Green

Emperor examines legendary slave-turned-revolutionary Shields “Emperor” Green. Set in the 1800s, Dayo Okeniyi (The Hunger Games and Terminator Genisys) stars as Emperor the descendent of an African king. Seeking asylum for his family, Emperor escapes the horrors of slavery. After his escape, Emperor joins the group responsible for the raid on Harper’s Ferry. A key […]

Kat Graham reveals how Prince influenced her new sound

Kat Graham has got a new sound and it’s all thanks to Prince. The singer is set to release her sophomore album, Love Music Funk Magic, on June 2, and according to the 27-year-old, it won’t disappoint. “I had gotten a phone call in 2013; he said that he wanted to work with me on […]

Kat Graham ends up in hospital over marijuana brownie

It looks like actress Kat Graham, like many other Hollywood celebs, likes to indulge in weed in various forms. But this weekend the actress found herself in a scary situation when she ended up in the hospital after eating a cannabis brownie. According to reports, the incident happened last month when the “Vampire Diaries” actress […]

‘Vampire Diaries’ actress Kat Graham explains how women fighting on TV bums her out

[jwplatform 5XbcSKyc] When speaking to an accomplished actress, singer and dancer like the Geneva, Switzerland-born Kat Graham, it’s really a breath of fresh air to encounter a woman in the industry who can articulate with style and grace. Being such a fan of “Vampire Diaries” character Bonnie because of Graham; when we first met approximately […]

Best dressed at Fashion Rocks 2014

Last night, celebrities invaded the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York, for a night of music and fashion. Among the A-listers to hit the red carpet at Fashion Rocks 2014 were performers Nicki Minaj, supermodel Naomi Campbell, Rita Ora, Jennifer Lopez, Estelle and more. From thigh high slits to figure hugging LBD’s, incredible fashion moments […]

Black Women Film Network’s annual luncheon

Black Women Film Network’s Annual Luncheon Atlanta’s Marriot Marquis swarmed Friday with innovators in film for the annual Black Women Film Network’s “Untold Stories Awards” and Scholarship luncheon. Dignitaries, media professionals and actresses gathered to celebrate standouts in cinema and press at the midday occasion. Carrying a purpose of preserving the voice of Black women through film […]

Kat Graham dons leather and chains in Terry Richardson photo shoot

Terry Richardson does it again. The renowned celebrity photographer teamed up with model, singer, dancer, and “Vampire Diaries” actress Kat Graham for a leather and chains inspired photo shoot. Graham flexed her modeling skills in a variety of looks including a leather Chicago Bulls jacket, bralet, black and gold chrome wedges, hot pants, gold chains, […]

Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade, Amber Riley and more attend Pre-Emmy party

Yesterday, Entertainment Weekly kicked off Emmy weekend with a little pre-party at Fig & Olive Melrose Place in West Hollywood, Calif. Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade arrived hand-in-hand with Being Mary Jane star and girlfriend Gabrielle Union. The couple looked ultra chic, Wade dressed in a forest green suit, which complemented Union’s super high thigh […]

Top 10 black TV actresses

With the popularity of TV characters such as “Scandal’s” Olivia Pope, we can’t help but take a look back at some of TV’s top black actresses and the roles they played. Check them out below. –ruthie hawkins

10 hottest black actresses

From the legendary pioneers to modern-day sex symbols, the following black actresses have made a solid name for themselves in film and TV. –ruthie hawkins

TV’s sexiest female stars

While Hollywood is often quick to boast their picks for the sexiest stars of the year, the following are our picks for TV’s sexiest female stars of 2012. Click to continue.

Happy Hanukkah: Celebrities you didn’t know were Jewish

‘Tis the season and according to the Hebrew calendar date of Kislev, Hanukkah has commenced. This year, we are celebrating the holiday from from Dec. 8-16. Hanukkah (Chanukah), aka the Festival of Lights, is an eight-day Jewish holiday that involves the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem and relighting the seven-branched candelabra, the Menorah. Here […]

2012 Soul Train Awards red carpet photos

The red carpet was on fire on Thursday, Nov. 9 for the 2012 Soul Train Awards held at Planet Hollywood hotel in Las Vegas. Stars were everywhere dressed to impress. From Fantasia to the whole New Edition gang, there was plenty of celebrity sightings and fashions. Check out all the looks as the celebrities strutted […]

Rihanna, Pink, Lil Wayne and More at the iHeart Radio Music Festival

The iHeart Radio Music Festival  brought a bunch of our favorite entertainers to Las Vegas earlier this week. Held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, iHeart Radio Music Festival brought out celebrities like Mary J Blige, Usher, Taylor Swift and actor Tristan Wilds. Take a look at our gallery to […]

Kerry Washington, Kat Graham, Tia Mowry and More Shine at 42nd NAACP Image Awards

Beautiful black celebrity women shined on the red carpet at the 42nd NAACP Image Awards. Hollywood A-listers like Halle Berry, Regina King, and Sofia Vergara were among those who attended. Shaun Robinson, Holly Robinson Peete, as well as Kat Graham definitely turned heads as they struck a pose in their jaw dropping red carpet gowns. Take a […]

Rihanna, Leona Lewis Work Summer Trend of Neon Shades

Summer is giving us the bright sunshine. Why not bring a little “brightness” of your own by adding a jolt of color into your wardrobe? Celebrities, like Rihanna and Leona Lewis, have been spotted wearing day-glo colors on everything from megawatt minis to fluorescent lips and fingertips. Here’s how to get your fix out of the electric trend […]