Monday, February 17, 2020

No #OscarsSoWhite this year

6 Blacks receive nominations for Academy Awards EURWEB.COM Academy Award nominations were announced Tuesday morning with Best Drama Golden Globe winner “Moonlight” facing “Fences” and “Hidden...

Janet Jackson launching show in Vegas

BY ASHLEY LEE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS DENNIS VAN TINE/ABACA PRESS/TNS Tickets for Janet Jackson’s “Metamorphosis’’ show goes on...

JAZZ IN THE GARDENS 2015

Miami Gardens marks 10 years of ‘Jazz’ Jazz in the Gardens has become one of Black Florida’s largest events and celebrates its 10th anniversary this...

Florida high school football stars showcase talents during Under Armour game

JAMES P. HILL/SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Jaleel McRae plays linebacker for IMG Academy and signed with Florida State. Keon Zipperer,...
LaKeith Stanfield and Issa Rae star in "The Photograph."

Review: ‘The Photograph’ is a good, long look at love

BY MICHAEL PHILLIPS CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS The problem with movie trailers is: A) They’re necessary, apparently; B) Too many beans get spilled; and C) Often, a movie...

Film students weigh in on industry’s diversity

BY MAKEDA EASTER LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS LOS ANGELES — “Moonlight,” a film about the journey of a gay Black man, won Oscars for best picture, adapted...

Fans, friends mourn fatal shooting of Nipsey Hussle

MATT WINKELMEYER/GETTY IMAGES FOR WARNER MUSIC/TNS Nipsey Hussle performs onstage at the Warner Music Pre-Grammy Party at the NoMad Hotel...

Trump: FBI and Justice Department will look into Smollett case

ANTONIO PEREZ/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Actor Jussie Smollett leaves the Leighton Criminal Court building after all charges were dropped in his...

Dodge lambasted for MLK voiceover in Super Bowl ad

BY LAUREN VICTORIA BURKE NNPA NEWSWIRE There were ads with Morgan Freeman rapping and ads with babies from around the world and fast cars with singer...

What’s on TV this summer

Here are 40 new and returning comedies and dramas BY DIANE WERTS NEWSDAY/TNS What do you need to see this summer? What don’t you need to see...