Believe it or not, actress Tika Sumpter’s mother, who lives in North Carolina, was arrested over an over-due library book. Tika took to twitter sharing her story, explaining that her mother incurred a $10 late fee which ultimately led to her arrest. Tika’s mother has since been released. Like on Facebook. Follow us […]

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Black riders are more likely to receive cancellations or have a longer wait times compared to White riders, according to a new study. #TeamBeautiful hosted an exclusive screening of Roadside Pictures’ new film, Southside with You, in New York City last night and the stars were out in full effect. In addition to the film’s stars Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers, our celeb friends Hill Harper, Malik Yoba, Ty Hunter, June Ambrose, OITNB‘s Vicky Jeudy, and Quantico‘s Pearl Thusi were all […]

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President Barack Obama visited the state of Louisiana on Tuesday to survey the unprecedented flood damage after much criticism from local and national authorities for not ending his vacation early.

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By now it’s safe to say that John Legend and his production company are inching closer and closer to becoming major players in Hollywood. After the record-breaking ratings and critical acclaim that the Legend-produced WGN series The Underground received when it premiered earlier this year and the upcoming highly-anticipated film about The Obama’s love story […]

  Mommy to be, Tika Sumpter and newcomer Parker Sawyers star in the John Legend produced Southside With You, the charming love story of Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson’s first date in 1989. The stars talk to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about their new film along with Parker’s spot on impersonation of President Barack Obama. Click […]

Black Hollywood comes together to combat systemic racism in the "Somebody Is Today" PSA.

  Tika Sumpter‘s fiery character Candace returns to this season of “The Haves and Have Nots” and the girl you love to hate just may be getting back on your good side — maybe. She talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the new season and her role as Michelle Robinson in “Southside With You,” in […]

  Tika Sumpter, Kevin Hart and Ice Cube reunite in the blockbuster hit Ride Along 2, and if you missed it in theaters, the dynamic…