Black Hollywood

  • Two women. One blockbuster dream. Support the return of sisterhood to the silver screen. Support the campaign on Indiegogo. https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/if-not-now-when-a-meagan-good-tamara-bass-film Have you ever wanted to support not just big names, but big talent? Have you ever wanted to have decision-making power in creating more diversity onscreen? Have you ever had the desire to champion powerful,…

  • This is a great and needed series. “Black is the New Black,” Episode 1 Full BBC Documentary 2016 celebrating Britain’s black community. Documentary series celebrating Britain’s black community. Episode one explores both arriving and growing up in Britain through intimate interviews with prominent black Britons. Exceptional figures from politics, business, sport, culture, religion and science…

  • Explaining how police are allowed to intimidate and even kill to remove Blacks from cities, this clip from the upcoming documentary “Gentrified” features NYC City Council Candidate Thomas Lopez-Pierre with narration by Jason Black http://www.gentrifiedmovie.com

  • Q&A with Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Jovan Adepo, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson and Saniyya Sidney of FENCES. Moderated by Jenelle Riley, Variety.

  • www.experienceanewreality.com/ In this video Qesankh Maa Kheperu reveals the secret requirements that filmmakers must have in order to gain entry into Hollywood. The notion that it’s all about talent is simply not true. For the Black Filmmaker, he or she, must subscribe to a certain set of ideas before gaining widespread acceptance and acclaim.

  • CNN TO AIR ‘THE MESSY TRUTH’ HOSTED BY VAN JONES ON TUESDAY, DEC. 6 (WATCH PREVIEW)

  • Director Melina Matsoukas talks about her transition from music video to television with HBO’s “Insecure” and more at Urbanworld Film Festival.

  • John David Washington discusses how he got into acting, his football career, his role on HBO’s “Ballers”, wanting to be judged on his own merits and not his father’s and much more.

  • Viola Davis and Denzel Washington talk about taking “Fences” from the stage to the big screen. Davis explains what she never got right on stage that she finally understood in the film version, and Washington talks about directing himself and his actors.

  • In a rare interview by Reba Merrill, Denzel Washington distinguishes between making a life and earning a living.

  • Anika Noni Rose (Dreamgirls, The Princess & The Frog) stars as Dr. Eva Fletcher, incoming President of Georgia A&M University. Ruben Santiago-Hudson (Billions, American Gangster, Lackawana Blues) is the ruthless Band Director with his sights on taking her down. Trailer looks great. With this cast and story-line, all helmed by Rob Hardy(Think Like a Man,…

  • Paper Boi? Who the hell is that? I swear everybody want to be a rapper now-a-days smh. Song is bumpin tho. Watch the premiere episode of FX’s Atlanta NOW on YouTube. FOLLOW ATLANTA http://www.fxnetworks.com/shows/atlanta/episodes https://www.facebook.com/atlantafx https://twitter.com/AtlantaFX https://www.instagram.com/atlantafx/ SUBSCRIBE to FX https://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FXNetworks GET FXNOW: http://www.fxnetworks.com/fxnow Find FX Here: http://www.fxnetworks.com/ https://www.facebook.com/FX https://twitter.com/fxnetworks http://instagram.com/FXNetworks https://plus.google.com/+fx/posts http://fxnetworks.tumblr.com/

  • The book rights were optioned by Lupita Nyong’o to produce through Brad Pitt’s Plan B Entertainment (12 Years a Slave) Here Independent Production company 55 Media gives their take on how they would approach the material. Three vast continents, two revolutionary lovers, one epic story. Based on the award winning novel, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie,…

  • Diehard New Yorker, funny girl comedian, Amanda Seales, is faced with a series of shenanigans that have her questioning if NY truly hearts her. Will she stay in the City or make the move to the west coast? Created by and starring Amanda Seales. Check out more from Amanda at AmandaSeasles.com & @AmandaSeales #GetYourLifeSeries

  • The official theatrical trailer for “Gentrified – Ethnic Cleansing: American Style” www.gentrifiedmovie.com Join Our Like Page: https://www.facebook.com/Gentrified-Documentary-131215797317462/

  • Programme website: http://bbc.in/1T38n6X Queen Margaret (Sophie Okonedo) questions whether Henry VI (Tom Sturridge) needs a protector to govern for himself, ending in an angry power struggle with the Duchess of Gloucester (Sally Hawkins).

  • In the wake of her 29th birthday, Issa Dee and her best friend Molly reconsider their life choices. Watch the half-hour comedy series Insecure, starring Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji, Jay Ellis and Lisa Joyce. Created and executive produced by Issa Rae, this eight-episode series is also executive produced by Prentice Penny, Melina Matsoukas, Michael Rotenberg,…

  • The Black Hollywood Think Tank Ep.3 Nikkole Salter: http://youtu.be/wB98MeMdjtc Hailed by Variety as â??thoroughly convincingâ??, Los Angeles-born, OBIE Award-winning actress and writer Nikkole Salter arrived onto the professional scene with her co-authorship and co-performance of the wildly successful play, IN THE CONTINUUM (ITC). http://www.nikkolesalter.com/ Black Hollywood is a Think-Tank and production consulting firm that seeks…

  • Filmmaker Ava DuVernay talks about why she isn’t a fan of the word “diversity” and opts for “inclusion” instead. She uses a story about the group that votes on the Academy Awards to underscore why it’s so important. _______ Subscribe to Black Media Minute podcast: https://goo.gl/RUP5kb Twitter: http://twitter.com/BlkMediaMinute Facebook:http://twitter.com/BlackMediaMinute

  • What do you think about the Fences TV Trailer? Best Ensemble? The emotionally charged TV trailer of August Wilson’s much decorated and celebrated work Fences. Oscar Winner Denzel Washington Stars and Directs a heavy hitting cast of Veteran Performers including Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson, Russell Hornsby, and Mykelti Williamson.

  • Nick Cannon verbalizing how conflicted many black people are in this election cycle. Watch the Full Larry King Now Interview Here: http://www.ora.tv/larrykingnow Nick Cannon says he doesn’t think either presidential candidate represents black communities, and that Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are going to have to work to earn his vote.

  • Starring: Will Smith, Keira Knightley, and Kate Winslet Collateral Beauty Official Trailer When a successful New York advertising executive (Will Smith) experiences a deep personal tragedy and retreats from life entirely, his colleagues devise a drastic plan to force him to confront his grief in a surprising and profoundly human way.

  • The Dr Boyce Watkins Channel is an all-black news and commentary channel that features a number of African American thinkers, commentators and speakers. The views of each video are not necessarily representative of those of Dr Boyce Watkins himself. You can follow Dr Watkins at the links below: Instagram: @TheRealBoyceWatkins Twitter: @DrBoyceWatkins1 Via Text: Text…

  • First-Ever Black British Feature Film ‘PRESSURE’ Screens at Caribbean Film Series, Dec. 5 at BAMcinématek Excerpt from Horace Ové’s film Pressure available on DVD set from the BFI.

  • “Wild In The Wind” – Full Movie. Directed and Written by Ejiro Okorodudu, “Wild In The Wind” is a psychological drama which serves as her directorial debut. The short film stars Ejiro Okorodudu and Rufaro Chinyanganya. “Wild In The Wind” chronicles a day in the life of a young Woman (Okorodudu) as she fights with…

  • Reginald (Reggie) Hudlin, landmark filmmaker (House Party, Boomerang), Television Executive (BET) and comic book writer (Black Panther – Marvel Comics) interviewed by Andrew Knyte of NJS4E

  • ‘Sleight’ stars Jacob Latimore as Bo, a young street magician struggling to take care of his little sister in the wake of his mother’s death. After he gets in too deep to make ends meet, Bo finds he has to turn to magic to save his family and himself from unimaginable danger. Also starring Seychelle…

  • A Film about the most important drink of the day. Steve also imparts his wisdom through his generosity. COFFEE IS ESSENTIAL, COFFEE IS LIFE. Starring Frank Faucette and introducing Steve of Steve’s Place as The Coffee Guy.

  • Charles D King former WME Agent and Founder of MACRO Ventures Talks About Why He Invested In The Movie “Fences” based on the August Wilson play of the same name.

  • Sci Fi-thriller | UK | 111 min    The new trailer for The Girl With All The Gifts, directed by Colm McCarthy and starring Sennia Nanua, Gemma Arterton, Glenn Close and Paddy Considine. Coming soon. The near future; humanity has been all but destroyed by a mutated fungal disease that eradicates free will and turns…

  • Daily Show host Trevor Noah EXCLUSIVE – BARACK OBAMA FULL INTERVIEW Barack Obama sits down with Daily Show host Trevor Noah to discuss and shares How the ‘Goodness in All People’ Helped Him Win Over White People with ‘Blind Spots. (Say what nah?) The outgoing President talks about “Understanding What our Challenge is” vs. Sensationalism.

  • Attorney Antonio Moore and Political Commentator Yvette Carnell discuss the recent decision allowing Billionaire Byron Allen to proceed against Charter Communication under law written that allowed slaves to contract.

  • While producing our August global issue in Rio de Janeiro, we interviewed women who are celebrating the “Afro” in Afro-Brazilian. However, their hair journey has been a battle of personal, family and social acceptance because of Brazil’s complicated history with race and identity. Subscribe to ESSENCE – http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=essence ESSENCE is the Black woman’s guide to…

  • Documenting Actor Writer Director Frank Faucette an Artist in progress in an ever changing Art landscape. http://blackhollywood.media http://igniteyouractingcareer.com follow me: on http://instagram.com/frankfaucette on https://www.facebook.com/frankfaucette on https://twitter.com/frankfaucette Music by Otis MacDonald

  • #JCole addresses #KanyeWest in False Prophets (Be Like This)- J. Cole (Official Video) Check out ‘Eyez’ Documentary – http://tidal.com/us Get J. Coles Album – #4YourEyezOnly on December 9th

  • In this Marvel live action series, a street-fighting ex-con battles crime on the streets of New York as the Super Hero, Luke Cage. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/29qBUt7 About Netflix: Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 83 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies…

  • A documentary that reveals how a forgotten record by the Incredible Bongo Band helped cement the foundation of hip hop when DJ Herc extended its percussion by playing them back to back, creating an anthem on the streets of the Bronx. Producer: Tara Larsen Cinematographer: Philip Hurn Composer: Perry Botkin Jr.: http://j.mp/15hrLrA

  • (New York) – Blacktree TV sits down with Ava DuVernay, Writer & Director of the new documentary ’13TH’, which highlights the loophole in the 13 Amendment that allows “slavery” to still exist here in America in the 21st century. ’13TH’ premieres globally October 7th on Netflix. Follow the conversation on social media: @#13thFilm and 13thFilm…

  • Courtney B. Vance Wins the Emmy for OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE for playing Johnnie Cochran in The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

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  • A smooth-talking, young DJ (Calvin Lockhart) falls hard for an enigmatic woman he’s just met. Released in 1972 it stands out as one of the best acted, written, and yet least known films of the Blaxploitation era.

  • Shemar Moore and Bill Bellamy Star in “The Bounce Back” – OFFICIAL TRAILERAMC TICKET PRE-SALE AVAILABLE NOW- https://www.amctheatres.com/movies/the-bounce-back Father, author and relationship expert, Matthew Taylor is on a whirlwind book tour promoting his new best seller, The Bounce Back. He’s got it all figured out until he meets the acerbic Kristin Peralta, a talk show…

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  • Airs Tuesdays, November 15-22, 2016 at 8/7c on PBS. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. looks at the last 50 years of African-American history — from Stokely Carmichael to Barack Obama, James Brown to Beyoncé — charting the remarkable progress made, and raising hard questions about the obstacles that remain.

  • Film Producer Effie T. Brown (Real Women Have Curves, Dear White People) delivers the Sunday keynote at the 2016 Film Independent Forum at the Directors Guild in Los Angeles. The Film Independent Forum is a weekend packed with real-world case studies, practical solutions, off-the-record discussions and unique networking opportunities to help independent filmmakers make, sell,…

  • The cast of HBO ” Insecure ” & Cory Hardrict who stars in ” Destined ” shine at the UrbanWorld Film Festival 2016 . Watch as they hit the red carpet then sit down with the audience for a personal Q&A