Thursday, January 23, 2020

Regina King finds strength in ‘Watchmen’ character

JAY L. CLENDENIN/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Regina King is shown as she arrives at the Academy Awards on Feb. 24 in Hollywood.

‘Ambitions’ returns to OWN on Nov. 12

The OWN series stars Robin Givens and Brian White. OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s primetime drama series “Ambitions” from Hollywood producer...


Pioneering role in ‘Julia’ shattered stereotypes of Black actresses WIKIMEDIA COMMONS Trailblazing actress Diahann Carroll, shown above...

Review: Murphy triumphs in ‘Dolemite is My Name’

NETFLIX/TNS Eddie Murphy portrays Rudy Ray Moore in "Dolemite Is My Name." BY MICHAEL PHILLIPSCHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS

Remembering groundbreaking actress Diahann Carroll

BY STACY M. BROWNNNPA NEWSWIRE CORRESPONDENT Diahann Carroll, the trailblazing actress and first Black...

Motown founder Berry Gordy retires

Berry Gordy, “The Chairman, was the founder and architect of Motown Records. BY STACY M. BROWNNNPA NEWSWIRE CORRESPONDENT

Will Smith to play drug lord in Netflix crime drama

PARAMOUNT PICTURES/TNS “Gemini Man,” starring Will Smith, is slated to be released this month. He also will portray New York drug...

‘Big Brother’ season marred by allegations of racism – again

CBS/IMDB/TNS Jessica Milagros, left, and Kemi Fakunle were houseguests on "Big Brother." BY GREG BRAXTONLOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS

2019 is 100% the year of rapper-singer Lizzo

ANGELA WEISS/AFP/GETTY IMAGES/TNS Lizzo performs on the Today Show at Rockefeller Plaza in New York City on Aug. 23.

How millennials are expanding the gaming industry

For millennials born between 1981 and 1996, video games have always existed – from the all-time classic Ms. Pac Man through...