Shaun Robinson speaks out against sex trafficking at foundation’s launch event

Emmy Award-winning Shaun Robinson may be best known for her 15-plus year run as the daily entertainment TV host of “Access Hollywood,” but the Detroit native is just getting started with another segment of her career as she recently launched the S.H.A.U.N. Foundation for Girls in Detroit. The Spelman College alum’s launch event was held […]

S.H.A.U.N. Foundation empowers girls to avoid human trafficking

Photo Credit: Raquelle Harris for Steed Media “No one, regardless of where they’re from, deserves to be trafficked.” -Alice Jay, author and human trafficking survivor This was one of many profound statements heard during the S.H.A.U.N. Foundation for Girls’ inaugural event, The Empowered Girl: How NOT to be a Victim of Human Trafficking. The new non-profit […]

Darryl Hamilton killed in apparent murder-suicide

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Darryl Hamilton’s girlfriend has a history of domestic abuse Sports analyst and former Major League Baseball player Darryl Hamilton is dead after being killed in what police believe to be a murder-suicide. He was 50 years old. Authorities in Pearland, Texas, say they found Hamilton’s body, along with the body of his girlfriend, Monica Jordan, in […]

Karrueche Tran, Sundy Carter and more attend pre-ESPY American Federation for Children event

Prior to the 2014 ESPY Awards, football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders was honored at the third annual Champions for Choice event benefiting the American Federation for Children. The event was held at Los Angeles’ premier rooftop hotel, LUXE, and was hosted by the following celebrity ambassadors: boxing champion Laila Ali, WNBA and six-time Olympian Lisa Leslie, NBA veteran Jalen Rose […]

‘Access Hollywood’ host Shaun Robinson to host Spelman College’s 2014 Women of Color Conference

Spelman College alumna and “Access Hollywood” host Shaun Robinson returns to Atlanta to host the Spelman College 2014 Women of Color Conference, themed “21st century Leadership: Leading Forward.” The 2014 conference will explore several essential components vital to leadership success. Conference participants will be enlightened by women pioneers across a variety of fields including retired NBC Universal chief […]

Celebrities who are almost 50 and you didn’t even know it

Black don’t crack! At least that’s how the saying goes … While the rest of the world searches for the fountain of youth, the following celebs need not worry as they come from one heck of a gene pool. Check out 12 of Hollywood’s finest faces, all nearing 50 years of age and you wouldn’t […]

The inside scoop on the ‘The Best Man Holiday’ movie at American Black Film Festival

The American Black Film Festival and its founder Jeff Friday provided conference attendees with extra treats when they flew in the principle players of the 1999 classic The Best Man and it’s upcoming follow-up, The Best Man Holiday. Nia Long (Boyz N the Hood, Love Jones), left, Sanaa Lathan (Love & Basketball, Disappearing Act), Morris Chestnut […]

2012 UNCF ‘Evening of Stars’ red carpet arrivals

On Dec. 2, 2012, the UNCF Evening of Stars charity event was held in Pasadena, Calif. Many celebrities hit the red carpet to support the affair. Some of the fashions were a bit lackluster on the carpet while others were very memorable and fashion forward. Keyshia Cole made a grand entrance wearing black and white,while […]

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 […]

Bobbi Kristina and Other Celebrities Rave About ‘Sparkle’

The verdict on the much-anticipated movie Sparkle is out, and it has gotten rave reviews from critics and theatergoers alike. Most of all, celebrities also checked out the film starring the late, legendary Whitney Houston and “American Idol” alum Jordin Sparks, and some of took the time to post their thoughts on social media sites. […]