Lupita Nyong’o

It’s no secret that our nation’s beauty is deeply rooted in diversity. As June marks Immigrant Heritage month, we are reminded that America is a melting pot of different cultures. #IAmAnImmigrant, a social campaign dedicated to exploring our individual heritage, is furthering this discussion. This year the campaign tapped entertainers, elected officials, and organizations to […]

Need to catch up on Empire? Tune into TV ONE. The network recently announced an Empire binge-a-thon on May 14. TV ONE will air 17 back-to-back episodes beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday. “EMPIRE is one of those cultural phenomena that seem to come along very rarely in television’s history,” said Brad Siegel, TV One’s President, […]

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has unveiled new plans to increase diversity among the Academy's membership.

The hashtag #BoycottStarWarsVII began to trend on Twitter shortly after the trailer was released. Snagging J.J. Abrams as director, The Force Awakens boasts actors Daisy Ridley and John Boyega as the main leads.

Roland Martin and “NewsOne Now” take a look at March magazine covers featuring African Americans. In this inaugural edition of “NewsOne Now’s” new segment we…

  Vikings running back Adrian Peterson avoided a jail term yesterday after reaching a plea deal in his child abuse case. The felony abuse charge…

Two days after Lupita Nyong’o accepted the “Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress” for her riveting portrayal of “Patsy” in “12 Years A Slave,” Jamie…

The 2014 Academy Awards will go down in Hollywood history as one of the most diverse. This year, not only did the show feature performers…

The 45th Annual NAACP Image Awards were definitely a night to remember. The best and the brightest in Black Hollywood converged at the Pasadena Civic…

The red carpet for the 2014 NAACP Image Awards is closed but we’re still dreaming of the wonderful fashions that made the carpet seem more…