TV

  • Getting to Know Barry Brewer: The Rising Star in Comedy

    Getting to Know Barry Brewer: The Rising Star in Comedy

    Barry Brewer鈥檚 journey as a comedian, actor, and musician is unique and inspiring. His multi-faceted perspective brings humor and thought-provoking reflections to every performance. In this blog post, we take a look at Barry鈥檚 career, from his Chicago home to working with Hollywood and media superstars like Tyler Perry, and see just how Barry Brewer…

  • Hidden Treasures: 7 Captivating Black Shows on Starz Worth Binge-Watching

    Hidden Treasures: 7 Captivating Black Shows on Starz Worth Binge-Watching

    As one of the leaders in premium cable television, Starz is undoubtedly an excellent choice to find your next series worthy of binge-watching. From drama to action, stories of love to stories of revenge, Starz has it all 鈥 and you鈥檒l have plenty to choose from when you decide it鈥檚 time to kick back and…

  • Hidden Gems: 6 Underrated Shows on BET Plus Worth Your Time

    Hidden Gems: 6 Underrated Shows on BET Plus Worth Your Time

    In the modern world of streaming services, there鈥檚 no shortage of excellent Black television to get your hands on. From 鈥淎ngel鈥 to 鈥淜ingdom Business,鈥 streaming services like BET Plus have no shortage of content for audiences to enjoy the wonders of Black art. But with the many shows to choose from, it鈥檚 hard to know…

  • Broadcasting Pioneers: Recognizing Influential Black Male News Anchors

    Broadcasting Pioneers: Recognizing Influential Black Male News Anchors

    Broadcast journalism is not a field that has always been welcoming to Black male news anchors, as this country has always struggled with its relationship with Black people. That complicated and tarnished relationship didn’t leave room for the country as a whole to trust a black person to bring them their news on a regular…

  • Shonda Rhimes’ Unforgettable Black Characters: A Journey Through Her Shows

    Shonda Rhimes’ Unforgettable Black Characters: A Journey Through Her Shows

    Who doesn鈥檛 love a classic Shonda Rhimes show? From 鈥淕rey鈥檚 Anatomy鈥 to 鈥淪candal鈥 and 鈥淗ow to Get Away With Murder,鈥 there鈥檚 no shortage of Shonda Rhimes content for us to consume and adore 鈥 and one of our favorite things about her body of work is the light she shines on powerful Black characters. Shonda…

  • Rising Stars: Young Black Actors Making Their Mark in Hollywood

    Rising Stars: Young Black Actors Making Their Mark in Hollywood

    Today鈥檚 Hollywood is much different than yesterday鈥檚. Tomorrow鈥檚 Hollywood will likely look different, too. Over time, we鈥檝e seen great Black voices rise to fame and effect some powerful changes across the industry. Today, amid increasing calls for representation in film and TV, the next generation of great Black actors is already here, creating incredible art.…

  • Lawrence B. Jones: Fox News’ Rising Star

    Lawrence B. Jones: Fox News’ Rising Star

    Lawrence Billy Jones III, better known as Lawrence B. Jones or just Lawrence Jones, is seen as somewhat of a rising, but controversial, star within Fox News. Widely regarded as a conservative voice in the media, Jones identifies as a libertarian, and currently co-hosts the Fox show, 鈥淔ox & Friends.鈥 Jones is often seen as…

  • The Black News Anchors Shaping TV Journalism

    The Black News Anchors Shaping TV Journalism

    The History of Black News Anchors in America Many people believe Max Robinson to be the first Black news anchor on a major network and when he became one of the three anchors heading up 鈥淲orld News Tonight鈥 in 1978. At the time, he was following in the footsteps of Malvin R. Goode, who in…

  • From Pioneers to Icons: The Inspiring Journeys of Black Actresses Over 50

    From Pioneers to Icons: The Inspiring Journeys of Black Actresses Over 50

    It’s time to celebrate the remarkable journeys of the amazing聽black actresses聽over 50 who have blazed trails and transformed into true聽icons in the entertainment industry. From the legendary Cicely Tyson to the incomparable Angela Bassett, these remarkable women have reshaped perceptions of beauty, success, and excellence in the entertainment industry, proving that talent knows no age…

  • Family-Centric Entertainment: 7 Must-Watch Black TV Shows

    Family-Centric Entertainment: 7 Must-Watch Black TV Shows

    Celebrating Unity Black family TV shows have often excelled at celebrating the power of familial bonds, portraying stories that touch the heart and soul. Join us as we explore seven must-watch Black TV shows that showcase unity, togetherness, and the enduring strength of family connections. 1. “The Cosby Show” (1984-1992) The Cosby Show is a cornerstone…