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  • Given how significant a presence it is on the global film landscape, I’d love to cover Nollywood cinema even more comprehensively; alas, I don’t have the resources to do so. It’s something that will be rectified in time.   For now, continue to read Michael’s pieces as they are published, to stay connected to our…

  • Directed by Peabody and Emmy winner Ezra Edelman, “O.J.: Made in America” will explore these themes in tracing a personal journey, from how Orenthal James Simpson first became a football star, to why the country fell in love with him off the field, to his being accused of murdering his ex-wife, his subsequent acquittal and why…

  • There have been 2 film versions, and both of them were pretty lousy. There was the 1986 version made for PBS, which did get a brief theatrical run, with Victor Love as the lead troubled character, Bigger Thomas, and Oprah Winfrey, in one of her first film roles, as his downtrodden suffering mother (“My baby! My…

  • Katt Willams gives a detailed explanation of his encounter with a competitive 17 Year Old wrestler. Source Katt Williams Explains His Fight With The 17-Year Old Kid!  

  • boko haram are just as dangerous as isis the media just doesnt tell you about them bc they dont attack the west #PrayForNigeria — Modern Black Youth (@ItsYourBoySas) March 25, 2016   Comment on peut brûler des enfants ? Mais le pire c’est d’apprendre ça 2 mois après PrayForNigeria 😦🙇 pic.twitter.com/WbPkbme0XZ — African girl (@AbibaNdome)…

  • A sequel has long been in development, but after the death of two of the film’s stars – Gregory Hines, who played Devine’s love interest, in 2003, and Whitney Houston in 2012 – things fell apart.   “Well, you know everything happened so quickly,” Devine said. “Because Gregory passed and then Whitney passes – like…

  • The project hails from the Emahoy Tsege Mariam Music Foundation, and their goal is to raise $50,000 in the next 45 days. So far, almost $3,000 has been contributed; still a long way to go before mission accomplished, so check out the pitch text and video below, and if you’re sold, head over to the…

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  •   Ejiofor plays the role of the mastermind behind the robbery, while Mackie is a street-wise corrupt cop who teams with the thieves to set up Affleck’s targeted officer.   Keith Redmon, Brad Dorros and Steve Golin of Anonymous Content are producers of the movie, which Megan Ellison financed through her Panorama Media production company.   Both Ejiofor and Mackie are enjoying active careers at…

  • Join us in our effort to change our world with Empowering Narratives. Share this empowering narrative on your social network of choice and ask others to do the same.   The team battles Vandal Savage, and Atom’s suit falls off and lands in the wrong hands. Stein realizes the best way to retrieve it is…

  • Just two weeks after #OscarsSoWhite the sequel, Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced new changes to the Academy membership that would alter the voting status of its members, effective immediately. The answer to the backlash over an all-white Oscar roster in the major film categories for the second year in a row, the changes are…

  • Starring the voices of Ginnifer Goodwin, Idris Elba, Octavia Spencer, Jason Bateman, Tom Lister, Jr. and others, the animated film is set in the fictional mammal metropolis of Zootopia, where a rabbit named Judy Hopps (voiced by Ginnifer Goodwin) enlists herself in the Zootopia Police Department. In order to solve the case of a missing otter, she ends…

  • It’s been a great start to the new year and we want to keep the momentum going. We’re raising funds on Kickstarter to finance a new documentary. Help us reach our goal by contributing now. Many of you know how Kickstarter works we don’t recieve any funds unless we reach our goal of $25,000. Should…

  • Title: Ep 5 – The Black Hollywood Think Tank The Sony Hack Red Pill or Blue Pill Episode Notes: This episode examines the impact of leaked emails by Sony Executives, and Black Hollywood going forward after the true culture of Hollywoodâ??s decision makers has been put on display. Black Hollywood as it exists today has…

  • The Black Hollywood Think Tank Episode 04 Frank Faucette  FRANK FAUCETTE is an actor and filmmaker, and a graduate of New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Masters in Fine Arts program. He also trained at the Oxford School of Drama and Virginia Commonweath University. In 2013, Frank established Black Hollywood, as a social-conscious…

  • Episode 03 Dr. Darnell Hunt. Dr Darnell Hunt is Director of the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies and Professor of Sociology at UCLA. Dr. Hunt has written extensively on race and media, including four books and numerous book chapters and articles. As director of the Bunche Center, he is principal investigator of…

  • 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…

  • The fact that Kevin Sampson is not just a film critic, but a writer, producer, and director as well makes his understanding of cinema even better. Coming from a theoretical and hands on approach, he understands both sides of the struggle of viewing and creating great works. After receiving an MFA in Film & Electronic…

  • Since founding Black Hollywood it’s been nothing short of an uphill battle. Adversity has become my friend. I want people to really understand my mission, but it’s difficult. In light of recent events, namely people of color largely being shutout of the Oscars, I wonder to myself will this be the catalyst for change that we need?…

  • from Instagram: http://ift.tt/1WnFftX @officialspikelee ・・・ #OscarsSoWhite… Again. I Would Like To Thank President Cheryl Boone Isaacs And The Board Of Governors Of The Academy Of Motion Pictures Arts And Sciences For Awarding Me an Honorary Oscar This Past November. I Am Most Appreciative. However My Wife, Mrs. Tonya Lewis Lee And I Will Not Be…

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  • from Instagram: http://ift.tt/1RGpLSQ  The 2016 Sundance Film Festival kicks off later this month. And as it usually does leading up to the festival each year, Sundance has begun releasing its “Meet the Artist” series of videos which feature the filmmakers whose films will be premiering in competition at the festival.  Nate Parker talks about the…

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  • We at Black Hollywood would love to be involved in this bold step forward. A step in the right direction. Last week it was announced that Charles King, longtime agent and partner at William Morris Endeavor, would beleaving his post to found MACRO Ventures, a new media holding company that will target the “explosive multicultural…

  • After President Obama, Kevin Hart, and Angelina Jolie came under fire from racist Sony executives, RadarOnline.com has learned that Denzel Washington is the latest target to be revealed in the explosive hacker email leak. According to emails from the execs, two-time Oscar winner Washington should not be cast in films that will get play overseas —…