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In recent years, Black Hollywood has been cranking it into overdrive and dominating in ways no one expected. From Lena Waithe to Oprah Winfrey, the ladies and gentlemen of Black Hollywood have been breaking boundaries and setting records for their work in film and television. It’s great to see celebrities finally get the recognition they […]

When it comes to film and television, the past few years have been full of firsts. Despite it being 2017, there are still some awards that black people are finally receiving. Let’s take a look back at just some of the history that’s been made in recent years. Hit the flip for 10 of our […]

What do you get when you put Chance The Rapper in a booth with Jeremih, Common, Lena Waithe, some Eggnog and the Christmas Spirit? You get the best most lit holiday album ever, entitled Merry Christmas Lil Mama. Genius.   No word on whether or not the album is the real deal, but it’s scheduled […]

Emmy-winning writer Lena Waithe and Chi-Town spitter Common are bringing new life to their city with the upcoming series The Chi. The show will be a “coming-of-age story centering on a group of residents who become linked by coincidence, but bonded by the need for connection and redemption,” according to Deadline. https://twitter.com/BestWatchlist/status/931270228314591232 The cast includes […]

The 69th annual Primetime Emmy Awards took place on Sunday and the who’s who of television all came out to be acknowledged. A lot of history was made this year during the big show,  including  Lena Waithe becoming the first Black woman ever to win in the category of writing for a comedy series, Sterling […]

  From writing to producing, Chicago native Lena Waithe does it all. In our final installment of Nissan’s Blvd Of Dreams series, Waithe opens up about her journey to the top and what it really means to be a hard worker. Waithe’s ambition and creativity has helped formulate hit web series like Hello Cupid, the film […]