Arts and Entertainment

Magnificent Return of the Urban Network Conference

Remarkable turn-out after five year hiatus!

Gary Owens Mother’s Day Comedy

By JoAnn Fields Contributing Writer San Diego, CA: The Mother’s Day Comedy Jam produced by Sigmund Valentine and the LOL Crew took place on Sunday, May...

Kino Lorber Acquires All North American Rights to Alex Gibney’s Finding Fela After Its...

Voice & Viewpoint News Wire New York, NY (BlackNews.com) -- Kino Lorber is proud to announce the acquisition of all North American rights to the...

Belle’s Lesson In History

By Barbara Smith Contributing Writer The name Belle means “beautiful,” and the movie “Belle,”  which opens in San Diego this weekend, is a beautifully filmed production...

How Leslie Jones’ ‘SNL’ skit could have been brilliant

The travesty in Leslie Jones's ill-received Saturday Night Live skitwas not that she dared to joke about slavery, but that she missed an opportunity to bring...