Friday, April 16, 2021

‘Black-ish’ to celebrate Juneteenth

BY GREG BRAXTON LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS ABC’s “black-ish,” the acclaimed family comedy about an upper-middle class African-American family living in a predominantly White neighborhood, has taken...

GETTING LOOSE AT CARNIVAL 2015

The energy of thousands of masqueraders moving to the beat of bone-rattling soca music makes Miami Broward One Carnival one of Florida’s most distinctive...

Obama celebrates last birthday at White House with plenty of stars

EURWEB.COM Beyonce, Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar, Usher, Oprah, Magic Johnson, Ellen DeGeneres, Rev. Al Sharpton, Stevie Wonder, Chance the Rapper (and his brother Taylor Bennett),...

‘Death Certificate’ still hits home

Ice Cube’s album is as relevant now as it was in 1991 BY GERRICK D. KENNEDY LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS LOS ANGELES – When George Holliday was awakened...

A box-office debut win for Madea Halloween movie

FROM WIRE REPORTS “Tyler Perry’s Boo 2! A Madea Halloween” took first place during its debut weekend, Oct. 20-22. The sequel came in first place in...

How Boseman brought power, purpose to ‘Black Panther’

BY JEN YAMATO LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS BEVERLY HILLS – Long before he was cast as the first Black superhero of the modern Marvel era, and before...

FLORIDA COMMUNITY CALENDAR

SHIRLEY MURDOCK SHIRLEY MURDOCK: The Zora Neale Hurston Festival’s outdoor concert is Feb....

‘Black Mother’ a real portrait of life in Jamaica

MOVIE REVIEW The location for “Black Mother’’ is the filmmaker’s ancestral homeland of...

‘Childish Gambino’s film with Rihanna, hits Amazon, Coachella

KENNETH K. LAM/BALTIMORE SUN/TNS“Guava Island’’ by Donald Glover, whose stage name is Childish Gambino, is being shown at this year’s...

How DuVernay holds Trump accountable in new series

ATSUSHI NISHIJIMA/NETFLIX/TNS Aunjanue Ellis and Ethan Herisse are cast members in the Netflix series "When They See Us."