OWN Announces Two New Series From Hit Maker From Harlem To Hollywood Will Packer

OWN has announced two new series from prolific hit-maker Will Packer (“Girls Trip,” “Straight Outta Compton,” “Ride Along,” “Roots”). Continue Reading →

‘Queen Sugar’ Star Nicholas L. Ashe, Maria Hinojosa And More Celebrate AfroPop

Black Public Media (BPM) will commemorate the 10th anniversary of AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange, its signature public television documentary series about the global Black experience, with Lifting the Veil on Disaster Relief: Fatal Assistance in Haiti, Puerto Rico and Beyond. Continue Reading →

Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network is Serving Up More Queen Sugar

By Eartha Watts-Hicks, Harlem World Magazine, editor-in-chief

September 25th, the cast of Queen Sugar shared salacious details of 16 episodes sure to be a season-long roller coaster ride. Continue Reading →

“Queen Sugar,” Returns With Two-Night Mid-Season Premiere

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s acclaimed original drama series, “Queen Sugar,” from Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay (“13th,” “Selma”), executive producer Oprah Winfrey and Warner Horizon Scripted Television, returns. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Ava DuVernay Expands Creative Partnership With Oprah’s OWN

Oprah Winfrey‘s Harpo Films announced today it has partnered with award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay (“13th,” “A Wrinkle in Time”) on a first-look deal for television and digital media. Continue Reading →

New Episodes Of Tyler Perry’s “The Haves And The Have Nots” Return To OWN

Sitting at home on Tuesday’s in Harlem with nothing to do? Check out OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s hit drama series, Tyler Perry’s “The Haves and the Have Nots,” returns with new episodes on Tuesday, June 20th, 2017, at 9 p.m. ET/PT, followed by the season two premiere of “Queen Sugar” at 10 p.m. ET/PT. 

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HW Pick: AOL Build Interview With ‘Selma’s’ And ‘Queen Sugars’ Omar Dorsey

omar-dorseyAfter working with director Ava DuVernay on the hit “Selma,” Omar Dorsey is collaborating again with the famed director and another big name, Oprah Winfrey. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Premiere Of OWN’s “Queen Sugar” With Oprah Winfrey & Ava DuVernay

gueeny1On Monday, August 29th, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network hosted an exclusive screening at the Warner Bros. Studio Lot’s Steven J. Ross Theater to celebrate the premiere of “Queen Sugar,” the network’s highly anticipated new original drama series from award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay and executive producer Oprah Winfrey.  Continue Reading →

Oprah’s OWN Unveils New Trailer Of Series ‘QUEEN SUGAR’ For Harlemites (video)

queensugar1Today, Oprah Winfrey Network released an extended trailer of its new original drama series “Queen Sugar,” from award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay (Harlem World Magazine covered her at the Cocktails, Cinema & Revolution and the Essence Festival), executive producer Oprah Winfrey and Warner Horizon Television.  Continue Reading →

OWN Presents “Queen Sugar” At Essence Fest 2016 (Photos)

own1On Saturday, July 5, 2016, OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, with Harlem swagger completed day two of its “Queen Sugar” Essence Festival promo run with a Q&A on the “Empowerment” mainstage. Continue Reading →