Taraji P. Henson Named As Host For 2021 “BET Awards” & Queen Latifah Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award

Today, BET announces that Academy Award®-nominated and Golden Globe®-winning actor, filmmaker and philanthropist Taraji P. Henson will host the 2021 “BET AWARDS” and GRAMMY® award-winning musician, critically acclaimed Golden Globe®-winning and Academy Award®-nominated actor Queen Latifah will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement BET Award. The “BET AWARDS” airs LIVE on BET on Sunday, June 27 at 8:00 PM, ET/PT. “For more than 20 years, the BET Awards…

New Docuseries w/ Trippie Redd, Miguel, Machine Gun Kelly & More on Snapchat

One of the most versatile and creatively daring artists in hip-hop today, Trippie Reddmakes music that’s both wildly experimental and massively appealing. Since delivering his debut mixtape A Love Letter to You in 2017, the multi-platinum-selling, chart-toppingrapper/singer/songwriter has continually defied genre boundaries, embedding his melodic take on rap with frenetic elements of rock-and-roll and heavy…

Megan Thee Stallion & DaBaby Lead With Seven Nomination At BET Awards 2021

Today, BET announces the“BET AWARDS” 2021 nominees with Megan Thee Stallionand DaBaby leading the pack with seven nominationsrespectively. This year’s nominees reflect an abundance of creative expression and Black excellence across music, television, film, and sports. The “BET AWARDS” 2021 will airLIVE, Sunday, June 27 on BET at 8 pm ET/ PT. “We are back…

TV One’s Bad Dad Rehab 2: The Next Session Premieres On Father’s Day

Following the success of its popular film BAD DAD REHAB, TV One today announced the premiere of BAD DAD REHAB: THE NEXT SESSION. The film features a brand-new cast that includes rapper Anthony “Big Daddy Kane” Hardy (Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap, Dead Heist) as Owen, Lamman Rucker (“Greenleaf”, “Why Did I Get…

BET Awards Returns Live on Sunday, June 27 from Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live

BET announced today that the 2021 “BET Awards” will return LIVE, Sunday, June 27th, from the Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live. Culture’s biggest night will celebrate the brightest stars across music, television, film, sports, and social impact. The 2020 “BET Awards” broke ground as the first official award show to move forward during the global…

Erica Campbell Talks ‘Women Leading The Change’ At Urban One Honors

URBAN ONE HONORS heralds the exemplary accomplishments of African American women in this year’s tribute show premiering on Sunday at 9 p.m. ET/8. Honorees included Stacey Abrams, Nikole Hannah-Jones, Dr. Ala Stanford, Rosalind Brewer and Robin Rue Simmons. A special homage was also made to the International Sweethearts of Rhythm, one of the most celebrated…

Cheslie Kryst Named Correspondent For Miss Universe Competition

Cheslie Kryst, Miss USA 2019, has been named correspondent for the 69th Miss Universe Competition® which will air live Sunday, May 16 at 8:00 PM ET. “The last time I stood on the Miss Universe stage, I was a contestant, representing the United States,” said Kryst, who placed in the top 10 for the title in…

IMDb TV Renews UNINTERRUPTED Docuseries “Top Class” For Season 2

IMDb TV, Amazon’s premium free streaming service, announced a greenlight order for Season 2 of TopClass: The Life and Times of the Sierra Canyon Trailblazers, the original docuseries from UNINTERRUPTED. Season 2 will pick up where Season 1 ended, with the Trailblazers facing the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic bringing their historic season to a…

BET Announces “DJ Cassidy’s Pass The Mic: BET Mother’s Day Edition”

BET will celebrate Mother’s Day with “DJ Cassidy’s Pass The Mic: BET Mother’s Day Edition,” on Sunday, May 9th at 9 pm ET/PT. In celebration of mothers around the world, DJ Cassidy will pass the mic to an iconic once-in-lifetime line-up of legendary soul artists to sing their most uplifting, heartwarming, prolific records. DJ Cassidy…

The Micheaux Film Festival Partners with The Oprah Winfrey Network, Sony Entertainment, and Panavision to Host Annual Festival

In an effort to promote diversity in all facets of entertainment, The Micheaux Film Festival has teamed up with the Oprah Winfrey Network and Sony Entertainment to host their 3rd annual film festival experience. Taking place on April 26th  through May 2nd, the event has successfully garnered interest and submissions from notable and star-studded films, such as; Uprooted:…