Category Archives: TV/Radio/Film/Theater

  • The Film Strip: Riveting ‘Beyond the Lights’ Opens Urbanworld Film Festival

    Sep 18, 14 by Marie Moore Leave a comment


    The Urbanworld Film Festival presented by BET Networks with founding sponsor HBO announced it 2014 Festival slate. The nation’s largest competitive multicultural film festival will take starting today, September 18-21, 2014 at Manhattan’s AMC Loews 34th Street venue , and various other locations in New York. The festival will screen over 70 films, including 12 world premieres. […]

  • Tamar Lets Fans Know Her and Vince Are Not Divorcing (Watch)

    Sep 18, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *Tamar Braxton wants fans of “Tamar & Vince” to stop worrying. Although she and husband Vince Herbert fight like any other couple and things have been intense, they are not divorcing or separating. According to the season three trailer, the couple seemed like they were headed towards a divorce. But she said not to worry about the trailer — […]

  • Ne-Yo: Monyetta Shaw’s Infertility Surgery A Mutual Decision (Watch)

    Sep 17, 14 by Deron Dalton 5 Comments


    *Ne-Yo has faced so much criticism from how he’s portrayed on “Atlanta Exes” — first, fans discovered he was a cheater and he broke up with Monyetta Shaw over the phone. Now they’ve learned about her infertility surgery. Viewers of the show are definitely sympathizing with Shaw over her past with Ne-Yo. She thought that after she […]

  • Uh Oh. ‘The Real’ Marks Premiere with Weak Ratings :(

    Sep 17, 14 by Qwest7 12 Comments


    *”The Real” is apparently not a real draw for TV viewers Media sources report the Monday premiere of the syndicated talk show, featuring Tamar Braxton, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Loni Love, Jeannie Mai and Adrienne Bailon, kicked off with less than great start. Preliminary numbers reveal “The Real” attracted a disheartening 0.9 rating/3 share in primary run […]

  • Viola Davis Admits Being Offered ‘Mammy-ish’ Roles

    Sep 17, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *When it comes to roles for black women in Hollywood, Viola Davis says that there just aren’t that many quality parts for her and her acting sisters to sink into. “I don’t see anyone on TV like me in a role like this … a woman of color, of a certain age and a certain hue,” the […]

  • Alfonso Ribeiro Shows Out with Top Score on ‘DWTS’ Premiere (Watch)

    Sep 17, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Season 19 of “Dancing With the Stars” has barely begun and Alfonso Ribeiro has already put his fellow competitors on notice that he’s the man to beat. The former “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” star raised more than a few eyebrows Monday as he and dance partner Witney Carson impressed the judges and the crowd with the […]