Melvin Van Peebles, Creative Genius

By Julianne Malveaux, TriceEdneyWire.com One of the first Broadway plays I ever saw was Melvin Van Peeble’s Ain’t Supposed to Die a Natural Death. A....

IN MEMORIAM: Michael K. Williams, Star of ‘The Wire’ and ‘Lovecraft Country’ Dead at...

By Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D., NNPA Newswire Culture and Entertainment Editor The internet is buzzing with news iconic actor Michael K. Williams has died. Multiple...

Baltimore Writer, Producer and Director Continue to Shine in Hollywood

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Patricia Cuffie-Jones, a graduate of Mergenthaler (Mervo) Vocational High School in Baltimore City, continues to make...

DaCosta, Peele Dare a New Generation to Summon ‘Candyman’

By Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press “Candyman” was always more than a surface level horror film. The 1992 film dealt with class, race and trauma. But...

Review: Sleek Modern Horror ‘Candyman’ Has Got Quite a Hook

By Mark Kennedy, Associated Press There’s an urban legend that says if you repeat the name “Candyman” aloud five times in front of a mirror,...