Film Review: Loving

By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) For a long time it was a forbidden love. Through slavery, the reconstruction era, on into the 20th...

Film Review: ‘Moonlight’

By Edward Henderson On Wednesday, November 2nd, I had the opportunity to preview 'Moonlight' the critically acclaimed independent film by Barry Jenkins. The film focuses...

Film Review: Kevin Hart Kills in New Stand-up “What Now?”

By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) Has success spoiled Kevin Hart? Forbes Magazine lists him as 2016’s highest paid comedian with an annual income...

Q&A with Hidden Figures Director Theodore Melfi

By Edward Henderson  Imagine being in the running to direct the newest Spiderman film. What kind of script would have to cross your desk to...

Jada Pinkett Smith Launches Program to Promote Diversity in the Film Industry

The Grio On September 21, Jada Pinkett Smith launched a tour called “Careers In Entertainment” that is meant to help youth in underserved areas and from...