Lopez delivered a very moving speech at the E! People's Choice Awards Sunday night after being honored as the People's Icon of 2020.
Presented by Citi. Stars and creator of Netflix's Girlfriends (Mara Brock Akil, Golden Brooks, Persia White, Tracee Ellis Ross, Jill Marie Jones, and Reggie Hayes) gather with moderator Joi-Marie McKenzie at PaleyFest NY 2020 to celebrate their show. Topics include: the show's debut on the "global stage" of Netflix on its 20th anniversary; the show's timeliness and relevance, despite some now-outdated fashion choices; breaking down the limited stereotype of the "strong Black woman" with no flaws; Akil's insistence on casting Black women of all different skin tones (and astrological signs); why feeling undervalued by the network actually allowed them more creative freedom; adding dimension and personal growth to their characters, including through their friendships; passing the Bechdel Test; the show as "one vision with many voices"; the advantage of social media as the new "word-of-mouth"; and thoughts on a potential movie adaptation.
Viewers praised the two-part election special Sunday night, which largely focused on voter suppression.
Kenya Barris has a lot on his plate already with three comedies in the "ish" universe already airing, as well as BlackAF on Netflix (not to mention his overall deal to create new content with the streamer in general) -- so what made him want to deliver a fourth "ish" series in "Old-ish," starring "Black-ish's" […]
On this year’s National Voter Registration Day, stars were creative with their pleas that fans vote.
Demi and Bruce, Justin and Jessica .... these pics from Emmys past look a lot different from this year's socially distant event.
The event, also featuring Sanaa Lathan and Alfre Woodard, will be directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood and hosted by Lena Waithe.
Comedy Central has nabbed animated series Jodie, a spinoff of MTV’s iconic Daria, with Tracee Ellis Ross voicing the main character and executive producing. The series, from creator and head writer Grace Edwards and MTV Studios, will be paired with Comedy Central's flagship series, South Park. This is the first major move in a programming […]
Celebrities are joining the fight to bring justice to Breonna Taylor's family.
Tracee Ellis Ross co-stars in a star-studded spot that's unsettling in far different ways than its Kubrickian predecessor.
The host delivered major fashion moments in African-American designer duds you won't be able to take your eyes off of.
How does Tracee Ellis Ross maintain her fit figure when she isn’t acting, hosting, or making us laugh? “Black-ish” returns for season 5 on October 16th and she’s hosting the American Music Awards on October 9th, but Ross certainly hasn’t been slacking with her time off. How she stays in shape in three words: Tracy Anderson Method.
The actress is wearing Nike "to applaud them for supporting Colin Kaepernick and his protest against racial injustice and police brutality.”
How does Tracee Ellis Ross maintain her fit figure when she isn’t acting, hosting, or making us laugh? We have all your answers in this week’s episode of Off Season.
Yara Shahidi has graduated high school. Yara Shahidi is officially a high school graduate. The star’s future is bright as she announced on Tuesday that she’ll be attending Harvard at the recommendation of former first lady Michelle Obama, who wrote her college recommendation.
Yara Shahidi is (almost) a graduate. No, Michelle Obama didn’t show up, but Yara Shahidi’s surprise graduation party on the set of Black-ish was still filled with pomp and circumstance. The 17-year-old actress, activist, and all-around ace was given a pre-graduation party on the set of the ABC show.