Tiffany Boone gets a second chance with ‘The Chi’

The pressures of Hollywood can sometimes be overwhelming, but actress Tifanny Boone found a way to use that pressure to reenergize her love for acting. After filming Fox’s The Following, Boone began to feel the need to always be perfect and it began to take a toll on her. To find creativity in a safer […]

Michael Ealy: Raising the stakes, lowering his guard

Michael Ealy knows what you’re thinking. Throughout his career, the 42-year-old actor has been one of Black Hollywood’s most fawned over leading men. Starring as a romantic lead in films like Think Like a Man and About Last Night, it’s easy to stereotype Ealy as the standard-issue Hollywood heartthrob. But one look at the path […]

Michael K. Williams and more turn out for ‘Boardwalk Backroom’ at Minton’s

HBO’s acclaimed period drama “Boardwalk Empire” returns Sept. 7, for one final season, and at Minton + The Cecil in Harlem, the show was given a truly special farewell soiree. The stars were out for “Boardwalk Backroom,” a private fete at the legendary Minton +The Cecil that featured the sights and sounds of a prohibition-era […]