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With shows like ABC’s “Scandal” ruling prime time and stars like Kerry Washington becoming an awards-season fixture, big networks like FOX and NBC are planning more shows featuring black actors. Hit the flip for seven black TV actors you should know and the small screen role that put them on the map. –ruu hawkins/@ruubabie

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Academy Award winning actress Octavia Spencer recently sat down with The Hollywood Reporter for their actresses issue and dished on her decision to opt out of motherhood: “I should be married and have 19 kids,” the star of the hit movie The Help, 43, said “And now I’m thinking my eggs are dying on the…

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Fruitvale Station opened up to rave reviews from critics and theatergoers alike — and A-list celebrities. In fact, celebrities have gone crazy over the The heart-tugging Fruitvale, starring Michael B. Jordan as the martyred young adult murdered in cold blood on the Fruitvale Station of the San Francisco-Oakland subway station by a transit station cop,…

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Stars: Michael B. Jordan, Melonie Diaz, Octavia Spencer, Kevin Durand In the wee hours of New Year’s Day 2009, Oscar Grant was gunned down by a transit police officer in Oakland, Calif. Grant was a young, unarmed black man; the officer, Johannes Mehserle, was white. The incident polarized the community. Fruitvale Station focuses on Grant’s…

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Summer is almost here and we love nothing more than watching celebrities transform into style mavens. Check out some of Hollywood’s biggest stars in some of summer’s hottest trends from patterned suits, sparkly dresses, all-white everything and dewy makeup here. –ruthie hawkins

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Last night the 85th annual Academy Awards brought out lots of A-list celebrities dressed to the nines! The carpet was filled with long and flowy gowns and lots of sparkle. It’s reported that these stunning creations cost thousands of dollars and took many hours to hand produce. Halle Barry, Kelly Rowland and more ladies hit…

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The Oscars just wouldn’t be the same unless actors have the most expensive diamonds in the world to match that couture gown on the red carpet. Actress Viola Davis wore Harry Winston jewels last year worth millions. Harry Winston jewels are the cream of the crop for any prestigious awards ceremony. Check out previous winners…

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Yay, we are so excited to announce that women with curves are making a comeback in a major way! From Queen Latifah playing in Steel Magnolias to up-and-coming actress Bre’lin Evans acting in Sparkle, we are seeing more and more curvacious women in film,magazine covers, on TV shows and more! I give it up to…

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