‘Queen & Slim’ actress Jodie Turner-Smith welcomes her 1st child

Queen & Slim actress Jodie Turner-Smith and her husband Joshua Jackson have become parents for the first time. Turner-Smith, who is married to the former “Dawson’s Creek” star, gave birth to a baby girl, a representative has confirmed. A representative for the couple told PEOPLE magazine: “Both mother and baby are happy and healthy.” Prior […]

‘Queen & Slim’ star Jodie Turner-Smith refuses to raise children in the US

Jodie Turner-Smith and her rumored husband, Joshua Jackson, declared they won’t be raising their children in the United States. The Queen & Slim actress told the Sunday Times that they don’t want to expose their children to blatant racial animus and White supremacy that permeates American society. “The racial dynamics over here are fraught. White […]

‘Queen & Slim’ lead actress called ‘bed wench’ over interracial marriage

Jodie Turner-Smith proved to be a breakout star with her leading role in the film Queen & Slim. The British model-turned-actress portrayed a strong Black female lead in the film that takes a look at police brutality. With her career moving in the right direction, Turner-Smith’s personal live is thriving as well. On Friday, Dec. […]

The boots worn in ‘Queen & Slim,’ and by Beyoncé were designed by a Black woman

When you look at the movie poster for one of the most controversial movies of 2019, Queen and Slim, you can’t help but recognize the snake print boots worn by actress Jodie Turner-Smith (Queen). Smith’s boots appeared throughout the film that follows her and Daniel Kaluuya’s (Slim) long journey on the run to avoid apprehension. […]

Big Sean buys out Detroit theater on Black Friday for ‘Queen & Slim’

Two days after donating turkeys and Thanksgiving groceries to 5,000 families across Detroit, Big Sean demonstrated that he was very much still in the giving season on Black Friday. Sean completely bought out one of the screening rooms at the Emagine theater in Royal Oak, Michigan, so people could view director Melina Matsoukas’ new film, […]

‘Queen & Slim’ receives royal treatment at star-studded LA screening

Queen & Slim LA Screening

The Los Angeles screening of the upcoming film Queen & Slim received the royal treatment during a star-studded event. Debuting on the West Coast, filmmakers Lena Waithe and Melina Matsoukas presented the much-anticipated film to a wildly receptive audience. With Solange at the helm as mistress of ceremonies, the Black Hollywood elite traveled into the world […]