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Misty Copeland biopic in production This year has certainly been one of many biopics. With the production of several big name projects already in the works, such as the Aaliyah, Whitney Houston and N.W.A. made-for-TV movies, production companies are clamoring for the next big story. Now, Deadline reports that famed American Ballet Theatre soloist Misty…

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Ballerina, Misty Copeland has already etched her name into history, but her story still continues. Being the first African American female soloist for the American Ballet Theatre in two decades, and reaching critical acclaim in her early teens, Copeland has found a way to expand her brand beyond the ballet scene. When Misty’s not showing off awesome Instagram photos of…

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American Ballet Theater star Misty Copeland flexes some serious leg in a new campaign for Under Armour. In the new ad, Copeland, 31, demonstrates some of her signature moves while rocking some of the athletic brand’s hottest new separates. Hit the flip for more photos from Copeland’s sexy collaboration with Under Armour below. – ruthie…

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Pro ballerina Misty Copeland, 31, recently sat down with Vogue Italia where she discussed the discrimination against black dancers with the “wrong body type.” Check out a few highlights from her interview with “Vogue” as well as her gorgeous photo spread below. – ruthie hawkins/@ruubabie During your training, did anyone ever explain to you how rare…

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  The word ballerina more often than not brings to mind the image of a white woman. Black women are rarely thought of as ballerinas — African dancers or hip-hop maybe, but ballerina not quite. However, black ballerinas do exist and are changing the face of dance daily.  A number of black ballerinas have made…

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