While Black History Month would seem the most appropriate time of the year to air programming focusing on African-Americans, TV execs emphasize that their scheduling extends beyond February.
Some people, like Barry Levinson, are born to direct," says Cate Blanchett. Blanchett, a Screen Actors Guild supporting actress nominee for Levinson's "Bandits," considers him "a natural-born…
Legendary rock 'n' roller Little Richard will be the latest inductee into the NAACP Image Awards Hall of Fame. Known for such classics as "Tutti Frutti" and "Good Golly, Miss Molly," Richard will…
While the music of Image Award nominee Outkast might have surprised National Assn. for the Advancement of Colored People founder W.E.B. Du Bois, the spirit of the show which has nominated them would…
Aaron McGruder's work seems to be a lightning rod for controversy, which is part of the reason the cartoonist is a little surprised to be receiving the Chairman's Award during the 33rd annual NAACP…
There's little question that black helmers such as Gary Hardwick ("The Brothers") and Clark Johnson ("Boycott") along with African-American showrunners like Mara Brock Akil of "Girlfriends" are…
Hollywood showbiz jobs are expected to increase by 1,600 this year and another 1,500 in 2003 after two years of declines, a local economist has predicted.
Lions Gate Films Intl. will offer international theatrical and all other media rights (excluding Spain) to "Inacto" directed by Academy Award nominee Juan Carlos Fresnadillo, alongside Lucky McKee's…