Powers believes that the responsibility to speak out against racism should be carried on by the next generation of changemakers.
"I never thought I would be casting a young me in a show about my life," the former NFL quarterback turned civil rights activist said.
Colin Kaepernick's journey from San Francisco 49ers quarterback to civil-rights activist will be chronicled in a documentary series developed by ESPN Films as part of a first-look deal between Walt Disney and Kapernick's Ra Vision Media production company. Under terms of the pact, announced Monday, Disney and Ra Vision will emphasize scripted and unscripted stories […]
The Ava DuVernay and Colin Kaepernick-created limited series centers on the latter's formative high school years. Kaepernick will narrate the show.
Colin Kaepernick and Ava DuVernay are teaming for a scripted series about the NFL quarterback's high school years at Netflix, Variety has learned. The six-episode series is currently titled "Colin in Black & White." It will provide a look at Kaepernick's early life as a Black child growing up with a white adopted family and his […]
Journalist Jemele Hill joined a panel of activists, artists, and experts in an open dialogue about racism and policing practices on the A&E special "The Time Is Now: Race and Resolution."
Pop icons Jennifer Lopez and Shakira set social media ablaze following their 2020 Super Bowl halftime performance, which included everything from a stripper pole to a children’s choir.
People are wondering whether Fox and the NFL's "tribute to America" set to Johnny Cash's song shades Colin Kaepernick.
Director Ava DuVernay called the former Fox News host "ignorant" and "desperate" for weighing in on racism.
Jennifer Lopez calls performing at the Super Bowl halftime show a "dream come true" and expresses her hope that it will "bring everybody together."
The Colombian singer — who will headline the Halftime Show with Jennifer Lopez — says it's the "right thing to do for the Latino community."
Shane Gillis returned to the stage for the first time since his firing from "Saturday Night Live" — and it wasn’t flowers and apologies. It was jokes about Asians and the hypothetical murder of the president.
UPDATED: If anyone expected the drama surrounding Jay-Z’s deal with the NFL to calm down over the weekend, they were mistaken, as controversy and conversation continued to swirl. The situation grew even more intense late Friday when TMZ reported that Jay is looking to acquire a majority interest in an unspecified NFL team, which would […]
The rapper says he has talked to Kaepernick about the venture, but that the former quarterback is not involved.
Nessa Diab called out Jenelle Evans for making disparaging comments about her boyfriend, Colin Kaepernick, which caused the reality star to storm off the set.
Director Ava DuVernay is among those speaking out in favor of Colin Kaepernick, while some are scrapping Super Bowl Sunday in favor of "Janet Jackson Appreciation Day."
Gladys Knight was criticized following the announcement that she'll be singing the national anthem at the Super Bowl, but the backlash will not make her change her mind.
In light of the backlash against the NFL over athletes taking a knee, the "I Heard It Through the Grapevine" songstress's announcement has prompted a storm of reactions.
UPDATED: News that Travis Scott would be performing with Maroon 5 at the Super Bowl first leaked out in December, but three weeks passed before the performance was officially announced. That announcement only came after Scott announced that he and the NFL would donate $500,000 to the non-profit social-justice organization Dream Corps. The move was […]
Amy Schumer is well aware of the hate she received after announcing her personal Super Bowl protest — but, despite the "cutting remarks," she thinks she may have made a difference.
Mariah Carey's support for Colin Kapernick, the former NFL player who famously began taking a knee during the national anthem to protest racial injustice, is stirring debate among fans.
Amy Schumer is protesting the NFL the only way she knows how: by not doing a Super Bowl ad.