On April 16th, New York City’s 2014 Tribeca Film Festival will open with ‘Time Is Illmatic,’ a feature-length documentary chronicling the making of Nas’ prolific 1994 debut album ‘Illmatic.’
Brooklyn electro-soul duo denitia and sene have kicked April off with a video for their sensual new gem, “divided.”
‘Half Of A Yellow Sun,’ an epic Nigerian drama starring Oscar nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor (’12 Years A Slave’) and Thandie Newton (‘For Colored Girls’), is set for a U.S. premiere on May 16th in New York City.
The third Sundance London film and music festival will take place on April 25-27, with screenings for ‘Fruitvale Station,’ ‘Afronauts,’ and ‘Finding Fela.’
Madonna to Direct Interracial Love Story ‘Adé: A Love Story’ Written by Alice Walker’s Daughter Rebecca
Madonna will soon direct a new film entitled ‘Adé: A Love Story,’ an adaptation of the debut novel by Alice Walker’s daughter Rebecca Walker.
80s cult classic toyline and TV show ‘Jem & the Holograms’ is on track to getting the big-screen treatment.
Sundance Prize winning film ‘Dear White People’ has been jointly acquired by Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions.
The first official trailer for ‘Get on Up’ gives us a glimpse at James Brown’s triumphant and turbulent rise from destitute poverty in Augusta, Georgia to a becoming a music legend.
Angelina Jolie and her razor-sharp prosthetic cheekbones stand out against a stark white background in a newly released poster for Disney’s ‘Maleficent,’ in theaters May 30th.
Filmed in and around Harlem’s Owens Funeral Home and iconic Malcolm X Boulevard, the visuals for AKUA’s “One’s Company” are quite lovely, albeit haunting.
Chadwick Boseman gives us a behind the scenes look at his role as James Brown in the upcoming biopic, ‘Get on Up.’
‘The Grandmaster’ swept the 2014 Hong Kong Film Directors’ Guild Awards on Wednesday, nabbing best film, best director, best actor for Tony Leung Chiu-wai, and best actress for Ziyi Zhang.
With its U.S. debut at SXSW 2014 right around the corner, a clip from the Jimi Hendrix biopic ‘Jimi: All Is By My Side,’ starring Outkast’s André 3000, has finally surfaced online.
Whoopi Goldberg, Tichina Arnold, Mekhi Phifer Cast in ‘A Day Late and a Dollar Short’ Film Adaptation
Terry McMillan’s 2001 Best Selling novel, ‘A Day Late and a Dollar Short,’ will be adapted for film with an all-star cast led by Academy Award, Tony, Emmy and Grammy winner Whoopi Goldberg.
‘A Lovely Day,’ an award-winning 2012 documentary on hip-hop therapy for Oakland high school students, will makes its television debut on Diddy’s cable television network, Revolt, on March 9th.
Watch Oscar winning actress Lupita Nyong’o reflect on the personal effects of colorism at Essence’s 7th annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.
A film interpretation of Horton Foote’s 1953 play ‘The Trip to Bountiful’ will premiere on Lifetime on March 8th, starring Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams, Blair Underwood and Keke Palmer.
Bill Siegel’s ‘Trials of Muhammad Ali’ documentary is set to air on PBS’ Independent Lens on April 14th.
Sony Mobile has released a new ad for their Xperia Z2 phone featuring a newer version of Michael Jackson’s “Slave to the Rhythm.”