Tag Archives: Roland Martin

  • Roland Martin Puts NOW on Blast For McKinney Police Misconduct

    Jun 11, 15 by Qwest7 2 Comments


    *Silence from National Organization for Women (NOW) regarding police misconduct in McKinney, Texas is not sitting well with Roland Martin. On Tuesday (June 9), the “NewsOne Now” host put the feminist organization and several others on blast for failing to voice support for Dajerria Becton, according to TheRoot.com. In a video that has gone viral, […]

  • T.D. Jakes Takes Aim at Segregated Congregations with The Reconciled Church

    May 25, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Church may be the most segregated place on Sunday, but Bishop T.D. Jakes is focused on eliminating that issue with The Reconciled Church, a place of worship designed to bring all races together within the faith community. Jakes discussed the initiative during an appearance on “NewsOne Now” on Tuesday (May 19), while promoting this year’s […]

  • TV One’s ‘News One Now’ to Devote Full Hour to ‘Black-ish’ Cast

    Apr 2, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


     *TV One’s “News One Now” — which focused on news, politics and entertainment from a black perspective — will spend the full hour featuring the ABC’s hit show, “Black-ish,” on Friday, April 3, at 9 a.m., according to Multichannel News. Host and Managing Editor Roland Martin went to Los Angles and interviewed the entire cast […]

  • Mo’Nique & Roland Martin Hook Up for ‘Mo’Nique Uncensored’

    Mar 20, 15 by EurPublisher 11 Comments


    *According to a press release from TV One, the network’s  “News One Now“ will air its first-ever primetime special with the Oscar® winning actress Mo’Nique on Sunday, March 22 at 10pm Eastern. Recently recorded in Atlanta, Host and Managing Editor Roland Martin sat down for a one-on-one interview to discuss the recent controversy surrounding reports that Mo’Nique experienced […]

  • Columbus Short – Post-Scandal – Talks Redemption in Hollywood

    Mar 13, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *Today on TV One’s News One Now, Columbus Short spoke with host and managing editor Roland S. Martin via Skype to promote his first television project since leaving Scandal.  Short co-stars in the second installment of TV One’s horror anthology Fear Files, which premieres tonight, Friday, March 13 at 8pm. (The entire interview can be […]

  • Louis Gossett, Jr. on ‘Roots’ Remake: Why? ‘The Story Has Been Told’

    Feb 20, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Ask Louis Gossett, Jr. about the classic miniseries “Roots” and he’ll probably share memories of playing Fiddler on the historic TV film as well as the impact it had on society and the folks who watched it. Ask Gossett about the upcoming remake of “Roots” and his answer may throw you off guard. In an […]