‘Black Panther’ actor Winston Duke discusses being sexualized by fans

Winston Duke didn’t expect his Black Panther character to be “sexualized and fetishized” as much as it was. The 32-year-old actor played Jabari Tribe leader M’Baku in the 2018 acclaimed Marvel blockbuster. He claims that with his big screen breakout role, came a huge amount of objectification surrounding his body, making him a “sexual object.” Duke says it […]

Sherri Shepherd criticized for letting son stereotype Black girls

TV personality Sherri Shepherd is being peeled like a banana on Twitter after her interview on The Breakfast Club went south regarding her son’s stereotyping of little Black girls. Shepherd, 51, a comedian and actress and former co-host of the popular daytime talk show “The View,” broached a variety of topics during her interview, from […]

Do gorillas, rap and gangs make kid’s film ‘Sing’ racist?

The new kid’s film Sing is causing allegations of racist stereotypes among many people in social media. The entertaining movie features a storyline where the main character is a young gorilla that aspires to be a rap star. His father runs a gang and is incarcerated after his son backs out of a robbery. Describing Black […]

Is Yara Shahidi the most evolved teen on TV?

Yara Shahidi doesn’t view school as a fallback plan or a chore to squeeze in between filming. Unlike many child stars, she’s open about prioritizing education above her acting career. Likely inspired by her reported fashion icon, Kerry Washington, Shahidi was recently featured in New York Magazine‘s fall fashion issue. “I feel like my love […]