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IN MEMORIAM: Kristoff St. John, ‘Young and the Restless’ Star Dies at 52

By Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D., NNPA Newswire Entertainment and Culture Editor Fans and colleagues alike are devastated by the...

Sundance 2019: Chinonye Chukwu First Black Woman to Win U.S. Top Prize

By Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D., NNPA Newswire Entertainment and Culture Editor The 2019 Sundance Film Festival was a...

2019 Oscar Nominees: #OscarsSoBlack?

Excerpt: Fans familiar with the history of the Oscars and racial inclusion know by now that the Oscars aren’t the NAACP Image Awards and aren’t trying to recreate that experience for black fans. However, it is evident –at least this year– Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs’ A2020 mandate for more diversity and representation has been heard and is working.