Harlem’s NBPC Wins National Endowment For the Arts Grants

The Harlem-based National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) has been awarded funding from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) for its signature public television series and incubator for broadcast and web series. Continue Reading →

Check Out The Wacky That’s Not My Arm, “Girls Trip” Film Coming To Harlem Teaser (2017)

When four lifelong friends—Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith and Tiffany Haddish—travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival  – what happens at the festival stays at the festival. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Jim Jones In New Movie “The Line Up”

All Hip Hop reports that Harlem rapper Jim Jones is already making big moves under his new deal with Roc Nation. Continue Reading →

Kong: Skull Island, Rise Of The King, Official Final Trailer (Video)

On March 10, 2017, the producers of Godzilla transport audiences to the birthplace of one of the most powerful monster myths of all in Kong: Skull Island, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures. Continue Reading →

Hey Harlem, Join The Central Park Treasure Hunt To Score $2000 Cash

Gaelan Connell, a New York based Cartoon Network star turned maverick independent filmmaker, is blowing his film’s marketing budget on The Fans. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s A$AP Rocky Hits The West Coast For His New Album

SOHH reports that Harlem’s A$AP Mob leader A$AP Rocky is getting into a global state of mind. The hip-hop star has revealed what hot spots he’s hitting up to complete some new music. Continue Reading →

‘Moonlight’ Wins Best Picture at Oscars

With a bit of a dramatic ending, Moonlight concluded the awards season last night with three Oscar statues at the 89th Academy Awards. Continue Reading →

Los Angeles: “GREENLEAF” Season One Blu-Ray/DVD Open House Celebration

green1On Monday, December 5, 2016, Lionsgate hosted two celebrations in Los Angeles and Atlanta in honor of season one Blu-Ray/DVD release of the hit show “GREENLEAF.”

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HW Pick: “Hidden Figures”, New Movie With Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer And Janelle Monáe (Video)

hidden-figuresHidden Figures is the incredible untold story of Katherine G. Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe)—brilliant African-American women working at NASA. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s NBPC’s 360 Incubator And Fund New Selects For Competition

nbpcThe nation’s only nonprofit dedicated solely to media content about the Black experience has selected seven producing teams for its 360 Incubator and Fund where competitors can score up to $150,000 in development funds for their TV and web pilots or interactive/transmedia project. Continue Reading →

The Game, Yandy Smith Host ‘Kubo And The Two Strings’ Screenings In LA & NY (video)

kubo12This week, rapper The Game and his 5-year-old daughter Cali hosted the Los Angeles screening of the new film Kubo And The Two Strings for 200 guests at AMC Century City. Continue Reading →

Hollywood Red Carpet Screening Of “Tyler Perry’s Too Close To Home” In Harlem Style

Tyler Perry3Part of Harlem style is about looking and being fabulous, and last night, TLC hosted an exclusive screening of their first-ever scripted series, “Tyler Perry’s Too Close to Home” at the Paley Center for Media in Los Angeles – in true Harlem style. Continue Reading →

HW Picks: Phaedra Parks And More Attend ATL Screening Of “Kubo and the Two Strings”

Phaedra Parks and her son Ayden arrive for a fun nightOn August 12, 2016, TV personality Phaedra Parks (“Real Housewives of Atlanta”) and V103 hosted a VIP screening of the new film “Kubo and the Two Strings” at Regal Cinemas Atlantic Station. Continue Reading →

Behind-The-Scenes With Taimak: The Last Dragon In Harlem

IMG_9087On Monday, June 27th, 2016, we posted a story by author and editor-in-chief, Eartha Watts-Hicks titled Kicking It With Taimak: The Last Dragon based on Taimak Guarriello life.

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Exclusive: ‘When The Bough Breaks’ Trailer And See A Sneak Peek Sunday

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When The Bough Breaks, is a film about John and Laura Taylor (Morris Chestnut and Regina Hall) are a young, professional couple who desperately want a baby.

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