"People are seeing that shows with people of color can make money," Taraji P. Henson told reporters days after Empire's second episode solidified its status as the
highest-rated new series of the 2014-15 TV season.
The African-American Heritage Festival will kick off with a free cultural event beginning at 6 p.m. Feb. 6.
Viola Davis called out the lack of diversity in Hollywood and thanked the "How to Get Away With Murder" producers in her SAG acceptance speech.
The Oscar nods created a significant amount of criticism as “Selma” director and lead actor failed to land a nod in any of the 24 categories.
The new Af-Am art exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art is smaller than its title would suggest and has a bit of a Black History Month feel.
Empire, a new hip-hop inspired TV series starring academy award nominees Terrence
Howard and Taraji P. Henson, is set to debut January 7.
By the time you read this Kwanzaa will have come and gone, but last Saturday's celebration at the Apollo Theatre was one to remember.
Jill Scott will be the special honoree at Essence magazine’s annual
Black Women in Music at a Feb. 5 invitation-only event.
With the release of Selma, Ava DuVernay has become the first woman of color to be nominated for a Best Director Golden Globe award.
The familiar story of 'Annie' returns to the big screen with a new look. Jamie Foxx and Cameron Diaz star in the new production.