Will Smith led ‘King Richard’ to open ABFF’s 25th year

The film about Serena and Venus’ father, Richard Williams, will be released in theaters and stream exclusively on HBO Max this November American Black Film Festival (ABFF) is gearing up for its 25th year, and just announced that the highly-anticipated film starring Will Smith, King Richard, will officially open the festival in November. The American … Read more

Serena Williams Speaks on Dad’s Personality and How It Led To Success In Her Career

Serena and Venus Williams are two names that have carried on for years in the tennis world. Many who are familiar with their story are aware that the two started playing tennis at a young age and it was their father, Richard Williams, who was the catalyst for their current success and legendary status in … Read more

Madonna Says “I Wanted To Kill Myself” On Turning Down A Role In Keanu Reeves Led Matrix

Madonna Turned Down A Role In The Matrix ( Photo Credit – Facebook ; IMDb ) Madonna could have been in The Matrix! Some people argue that Madonna is the Queen of Pop and a sensation when it comes to music. The singer is known for several hit songs like ‘Hung Up’, ‘Ray of Light’ … Read more

Aml Ameen on making ‘Boxing Day’, the UK’s first Christmas-set romantic comedy led by an all-Black cast | Features

The story of Aml Ameen’s Boxing Day began, appropriately enough, at Idris Elba’s wedding to Sabrina Dhowre in Morocco in 2019. Ameen, a UK actor who had starred in Elba’s feature directing debut Yardie, was trying to get his own directorial debut off the ground and was even considering self-financing with a budget of £500,000. … Read more

Review: LED Light Therapy Mask by CurrentBody Skin

I’ve seen LED light therapy on social media, but hadn’t tried it myself until I discovered the LED Light Therapy Mask by CurrentBody Skin. This mask is popular with celebrities including Kaley Cuoco, Renée Zellweger, Carey Mulligan, and Wonder Woman’s Gal Gadot. The mask has a cult following overseas and has landed in Australia. It … Read more

James Franco’s Method Acting Led to On-Set Tension With Tyrese Gibson

Actor James Franco rose to popularity in the early 2000s when he starred in movies, such as Spider-Man. He has explored other career paths besides acting. He once directed an off-Broadway play and published a series of short stories. Fans have heard about how some of their favorite actors have gotten into fights with people … Read more

Disney Owned 60 Percent of the Weekend Box Office, Led by Shang-Chi

“Dune” also opened well in overseas territories, bringing hope for a strong October. For adult-audience movies like Clint Eastwood’s “Cry Macho,” it’s another story. If you seek evidence that theaters are well on the way to recovery, look no further than Disney’s “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” and “Free Guy.” They continue … Read more

Learn about the ritual that led Gina Rodriguez and her sisters to fulfill their dreams

Receiving his Golden Globe for his performance in the hit Jane the Virgin, Gina rodriguez attributed his success to his family. But what was he referring to, exactly? Now we know, after, together with his sisters, Ivelisse and Rebecca, declared to the magazine Time that they owed their success to their father, Gino Rodriguez. According … Read more

Led by ‘Shang-Chi,’ Disney Films Return to Box-Office Dominance

This weekend’s box-office results justified Disney’s decision to provide theater-exclusive engagements for the remaining 2021 theatrical release schedule. Led by a very impressive second weekend for Marvel’s “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” as well as strong holds for “Free Guy” and “Jungle Cruise,” the studio commanded nearly 80 percent of domestic ticket … Read more