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 →

The 48th NAACP Image Awards Set For 2017

tika sumpter 47th naacp image awardsThe National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and TV One, today announced that the 48th NAACP Image Awards will be nationally telecast live on TV One on Saturday, February 11, 2017. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join The Jussie Smollett Conversation At AOL Build Live

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Jamal Lyon is visiting BUILD to catch us up on all things “Empire.” Jussie Smollett plays  Lyon, the singer-songwriter who is often seen battling with his father Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard) over the family’s hip-hop music and entertainment company. Continue Reading →

Season Finale Of ‘AfroPoP’ Concludes With Journey Of Hope

AfroPop Season 8 mosaic_Courtesy National Black Programming Consortium1Season eight of AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange—the nation’s only documentary series about life, art and culture across the African Diaspora—concludes with two stories of hope, hope inspired by youth. Continue Reading →

AfroPoP TV Series Beats The Drum For PAN

AfroPop Season 8 mosaic_Courtesy National Black Programming Consortium1Season eight of AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange—the nation’s only documentary series about life, art and culture across the African Diaspora—continues with the electrifying story of the steel drum, or pan. Premiering on Monday, January 25, at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on WORLD Channel, directors Jérôme Guiot and Thierry Teston’s high-energy Pan! Continue Reading →

Empire’s Jussie Smollett Heads To Public TV (video)

TM_Jussie SmollettJussie Smollett will host the eighth season of the public television show AfroPoP: The Ultimate Exchange. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: TV One’s Announces Lexus Verses And Flow Season 5

ATA_1916TV Onebrings back the message and the melody to performance art with season five of Lexus Verses And Flow premiering on TV One on Thursday, July 30th at 10PM. Continue Reading →