The Best Man Holiday
Starring Taye Diggs, Nia Long, Morris Chestnut, Harold Perrineau, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Monica Calhoun, Melissa De Sousa and Regina Hall.
Starring Michael B. Jordan and Octavia Spencer
Starring Oprah Winfrey, Forest Whitaker, David Oyelowo, Cuba Gooding Jr., and many more.
White House Down
Starring Jamie Foxx
Starring Kerry Washington, Craig Robinson, David Allen Grier, S. Epatha Merkerson and more.
About Last Night
Starring Kevin Hart, Regina Hall, Michael Early and Joy Bryant.
Dead Man Down
Starring Terrence Howard and Colin Farrel
Starring Mekhi Phifer and Sterling K. Brown.
Starring Robinne Lee, Jon Huertas, Hill Harper, Dule Hill, and Gabrielle Union.
Starring Halle Berry and Morris Chestnut
’42′ (Trailer# 2)
Starring Chadwick Boseman and Nicole Beharie
Starring Tatyana Ali, Lyriq Bent, Stephan James, Richard Chevolleau, C.C.H. Pounder, and Fefe Dobson.
Tyler Perry’s ‘Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor’
Starring Jurnee Smolett, Lance Gross, Vanessa L Williams and Robbie Jones.
Pain & Gain
Starring Anthony Mackie and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson
Starring Will Smith and Jaden Smith. In Theaters 06.13.13 Read More »
They Die by Dawn
Starring Michael K Williams, Isaiah Washington, Nate Parker, Bookem Woodbine, Jesse Williams, Giancarlo Esposito, Rosario Dawson, Shanola Hampton, Harry Lennix, Clifton Powell, Felicia ‘Snoop’ Pearson and Erykah Badu. Read More »
De l’autre côté du périph
Starring Omar Sy
A Haunted House
Starring Marlon Wayans, Essence Atkins, Cedric The Entertainer, Nick Swardson, David Koechner and Affion Crocket.
The Last Fall
Starring Lance Gross, Nicole Beharie, Vanessa Bell Calloway and Harry Lennix. Opens in select theaters Oct. 26.
Starring Harry Lennix, Richard Brooks, Gina Torres, Rick Fox, and Niki J. Crawford.
The Great Divide
Starring Tichina Arnold, Darrin Dewitt-Henson, Richard T. Jones, Golden Brooks and Clyde Jones.
Starring Chadwick Boseman and Nicole Beharie
Starring Common, Michael Rainey Jr., Dennis Haysbert, Danny Glover, Charles S. Dutton, Michael Kenneth William, and Meagan Good.
The We and the I
Starring Michael Brodie
The Chicago 8
Starring Orlando Jones and Meta Golding
Note To Self
Starring Christian Keyes, LeToya Luckett, Richard T. Jones, Brian McKnight, Eva Marcille, Jason Weaver, Brely Evans, JT Jackson, Walter Fauntleroy, Willie Taylor, Mishon, Brian McKnight Jr., Sebastian Siegal, Skye Marshall with Clifton Powell and Valarie Pettiford.
Middle of Nowhere
Starring Omari Hardwick, David Oyelowo and Emayatzy Corinealdi.
Starring David Oyelowo, Macy Gray and Zac Effron.
Starring Halle Berry, Keith David, and Tom Hanks. Read More »
Red Hook Summer
Starring Spike Lee, Clarke Peters, Nate Parker, Jules Brown, and Toni Lysaith. Read More »
I, Alex Cross
Starring Tyler Perry, Cicely Tyson and Carmen Ejogo. Read More »
Starring Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, Samuel L Jackson, and RZA.
Starring Denzel Washington, Tamara Tunie, Don Cheadle, and Garcelle Bouvais.
Starring Forest Whitaker, Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson, and Robert De Niro.
Starring Salli Richardson, Nicole Ari Parker, Keith David, Michael B. Jordan, Michael Beach, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Tasha Smith, Dondre T. Whitfield, Rockmond Dunbar, Ernie Hudson, Monica, Angie Stone and India.Arie
An AFFRM film Starring Cassandra Freeman. Read More »
Demons Never Die
Starring Reggie Yates, Ashley Walters, Shanika Warren-Markland,Femi Oyeniran, and Jacob Anderson. Read More »
Starring Queen Latifah, Courtney B Vance, and Keke Palmer.
Joy Road is about an upwardly mobile lawyer who gets drawn into helping his sister but then finds himself a pawn in a conspiracy to pass laws that fill up prisons. Stars Wood Harris
New Broadway Play Starring Angela Bassett and Samuel L Jackson. Read More »
A Million Colors
Starring Wandile Molebatsi, Stelio Savante and Jason Hartman.
Starring James Howson and Solomon Glave.
Starring Eddie Murphy, Gabourey Sidibe Read More »
Starring Evan Ross, David Oyelowo
Starring Terrance Howard, David Oyelowo, Cuba Gooding Jr., Nate Parker, Marcus T. Paulk, Andrew Royo, Neyo, Tristan Wilds, Kevin Phillips, Michael B Jordan, and a slew of other black actors Read More »
The Under Shepherd (Teaser Trailer)
Starring Isaiah Washington, Vanessa Bell Calloway, and Robinne Lee.
Final Destination 5
Starring Tony Todd, Courtney B Vance and Arlen Escarpeta Read More »
Comedy starring Wesley Jonathan.
Starring Kim Wayans.
Attack The Block (Trailer)
Starring John Boyega, Joey Ansah, Paige Meade, and Jumayn Hunter.
Starring Zoe Saldana, Lennie James, and Amandla Stenberg. Read More »
The First Grader (Trailer)
Naomie Harris stars in the new film.
Starring Noel Clarke and Thandie Newton.
Life Above All (Trailer)
Exclusive: “The Help” Trailer
Oscar-nominated actress Viola Davis returns in a soul stirring role. Read More »
‘From The Rough’ Trailer
Taraji P Henson, Henry Simmons, and Michael Clark Duncan. Read More »
Starring Meagan Goode, Ruby Dee, and LisaRaye. Read More »
Yelling To The Sky (Trailer)
Starring Zoe Kravitz, Gabourey Sidibe, Antonique Smith, and Yolanda Ross.
Viva Riva! (Trailer)
The film stars Manie Malone, Hoji Fortuna, and Patsha Bay. Read More »
Starring Nia Long, Danny Glover, Evan Ross, Dorian Missick, and Roger Guenveur Smith.
35 AND TICKING
Starring Meagan Good, Kevin Hart, Tamala Jones, and Nicole Ari Parker.
Gunhill Road (Trailer)
Starring Isiah Whitlock Jr. and Tyrone Brown.
Christopher Jordan Wallace in ‘Everything Must Go’ Trailer
Watch Christopher Jordan Wallace in ‘Everything Must Go’ on May 13. Read More »
I Will Follow (Trailer)
Starring Omari Hardwick, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, and Tracie Thoms.
BUZZWORTHY MOVIES IN 2011
Winnie, Jumping The Broom, I Will Follow, Yelling To The Sky, Dark Tide, Desert Flower are some of the hottest films of 2011. Read More »
JUMPING THE BROOM TRAILER
Desert Flower (Trailer)
Starring Liya Kebede
We The Party (Trailer)
Teaser for upcoming film “We The Party” feat. Snoop Dogg, YG, The New Boyz, The Rej3ctz, Pink Dollaz, Mario Van Peebles. Michael Jai White, Sally Richardson-Whitfield, Tiny Lister, Melvin Van Peebles, Moises Arias, Orlando Brown and Quincy Brown. “We The Party” is a cutting edge hip-hop infused dramedy about the first generation of high schoolers to come of age...
Starring Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard.
Night Catches Us Trailer
Starring Kerry Washington, Anthony Mackie, Jamie Hector, Novella Nelson, and Thomas Roy.
A life insurance policy becomes a catalyst that will forever transform the lives of an African-American family living on the south side of Chicago, as they consider buying a house in Clybourne Park. This classic shines an unflinching spotlight on America’s struggle to overcome its past. It pays tribute to those courageous enough to shape a future filled with... Read More »
The 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards aired last night and black female actors slayed their competition. Viola Davis took home one of the top honors for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role for her character, Aibileen Clark in “The Help.” Davis beat out some very stiff competition. Her former co-star and veteran actress Meryl Streep... Read More »
The stunningly beautiful Sanaa Lathan recently sat down with Ebony.com to discuss her new endorsement deal with Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion (and dismiss some pesky rumors.) The actress also dished on her upcoming projects– including the highly anticipated Best Man sequel. On the Best Man sequel: EBONY.com: There seems to be a Best Man 2 in the works, can... Read More »
Disney Theatrical Productions has just announced that Capathia Jenkins will play the role of Medda in Newsies when the show begins performances at Broadway’s Nederlander Theatre on March 15th in advance of a March 29th opening. Capathia Jenkins’ Broadway credits include The Civil War; The Look of Love; Caroline, or Change and Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me. She has... Read More »
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominations for this years’ Oscar awards (Airing Feb. 26 on ABC). A whopping two (2) African-Americans were nominated for the prestigious award. Viola Davis was nominated for Best Actress in a drama for her role as Abileen in “The Help.” And Octavia Spencer was also nominated for Best Supporting... Read More »
The gorgeous new poster for TD Jakes‘ Woman Thou Art Loosed: On The 7th Day was released recently. The poster features the two main characters portrayed by Blair Underwood and Sharon Leal. The actors play a loving couple in search of their missing daughter (played by Zoe Carter.) The official synopsis reads: In this dramatic thriller, shot on location... Read More »
The first official movie still has been released for Sony Pictures’ Sparkle remake. Set in Detroit during the 1960s, the film is about three sisters who form a singing group and face hardships on their road to stardom. The film features a unique cast which includes Tika Sumpter, Derek Luke, Jordin Sparks, Whitney Houston, Carmen Ejogo, and Mike Epps.... Read More »
The all-black film “Red Tails” just smashed the box office over the past weekend with over $19 million in ticket sales. The film is based on the true story of the heroic Tuskegee Airmen, who were the first group of black soldiers trained as fighter pilots in World War 2. The film stars Terrance Howard, David Oyelowo, Cuba Gooding... Read More »
Director and black indie film revolutionist Ava DuVernay released the Sundance trailer for her sophomore effort, Middle of Nowhere. DuVernay pulled together an impressive cast for her new film which includes the likes of rising star David Oyellowo, Lorraine Touissant, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Omari Hardwick, and Edwina Finley. The director made headlines around the world last year with the success... Read More »
Actress Denise Vasi tweeted a behind-the-scenes photo of herself and co-star Lisaraye McCoy with guest-star Eve on the set of “Single Ladies.” VH1 began shooting the second season of the dramedy last week. The Queen Latifah-produced series was well received by viewers when it debuted last year. The show was surrounded by controversy amid allegations of cat fights between... Read More »
Octavia Spencer won a 2012 Golden Globe award for her role as Minnie in the critically acclaimed film The Help. Spencer was chosen as the second best performance of 2011 by BlackActors.net editors. Idris Elba also won the Best Performance by an Actor in BBC’s “Luther” TV series. The actor, who’s currently filming Guillermo del Toro‘s Pacific Rim in... Read More »
It’s been 35 years since the iconic series “Roots” made its television debut and exposed the horrors of slavery. Now, the cast of the Emmy-winning series will join Oprah Winfrey in her Montecito, California estate for “Roots: 35 Years Later,” an exclusive reunion special which will air on OWN. “Over the years the cast has dwindled,” said Cicely Tyson,... Read More »
Taye Diggs, our top pick for “Sexiest Black Actor,” recently appeared on the daytime talk show “The Talk” to discuss his new book, “Chocolate Me,” which debuted September 2011. The actor discusses growing up the only black kid in an all-white neighborhood. Diggs also credits his mother for encouraging him to embrace his dark complexion. Check out the video below: RELATED ARTICLES: Taye Diggs... Read More »
Anthony Mackie sits down for a four-minute interview to discuss his character in the upcoming film “Man on a Ledge.” He plays a cop and former friend of a suicidal man threatening to jump off of the ledge of a hi-rise building. The actor reveals that his main objective is to talk Nick (played by Sam Worthington) off of... Read More »
The stars of George Lucas‘ Red Tails grace the February 2012 cover of Ebony magazine. High profile actors Nate Parker, Terrence Howard, David Oyelowo, and Cuba Gooding Jr. appear on the cover of the magazine. Up and coming actors Elijah Kelley, Ne-Yo, Tristan Wilds, Michael B. Jordan, Method Man, and Leslie Odom Jr. appear on the inside cover. In... Read More »
Stage Entertainment released a brand new trailer for their UK production of Sister Act today. The new trailer provides a more in-depth look at the European spectacle featuring British actors/singers Cynthia Erivo as Deloris Van Cartier, Cavin Cornwall as Curtis Jackson, Tyrone Huntley as TJ, and Edward Baruwa as Eddie Souther. Based on the smash hit movie of the same name, the... Read More »
Brit actor-director Noel Clarke, who has a recurring role on the BBC’s hit series “Doctor Who,” has been cast in J.J. Abrams’ Paramount tentpole “Star Trek 2.” He joins franchise newcomers Alice Eve and Peter Weller in the sci-fi sequel, which is skedded for release on May 17, 2013. Paramount had no comment on the casting. While the details... Read More »
TV One is stepping up their original programming with a brilliant project focusing on black missing persons. As the centerpiece of an effort to draw attention to and help find missing Black Americans, whose stories are largely ignored in national media coverage of missing persons, TV One will premiere Find Our Missing, a 10-episode, one-hour docu-drama series Wednesday, January... Read More »
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