TV is Finally Tackling the Intersection of Race and Class
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TV is Finally Tackling the Intersection of Race and Class

(The Washington Post) – One of the many reasons to hope for more diverse pop…

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ABC’s ‘black-ish’ Tackles the ‘N-Word’; Felt, Not Heard
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ABC’s ‘black-ish’ Tackles the ‘N-Word’; Felt, Not Heard

LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — When “black-ish” creator Kenya Barris confiscated…

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Terrence Howard’s Dangerous Mind
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Terrence Howard’s Dangerous Mind

(Rolling Stone) – Terrence Howard is standing in front of a mirror inside his extra-deluxe,…

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Vivica A. Fox to Star in ‘Empire’ Season 2 as Cookie’s Older Sister
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Vivica A. Fox to Star in ‘Empire’ Season 2 as Cookie’s Older Sister

HOLLYWOOD (UPI) — Actress Vivica A. Fox will be starring in the second season of Empire as Cookie Lyon’s oldest…

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Taraji P. Henson on Empire, Being a Single Mom, and the Art of Fearlessness
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Taraji P. Henson on Empire, Being a Single Mom, and the Art of Fearlessness

(Glamour) – The music-biz drama Empire demolished TV ratings with its debut season: It’s the most watched…

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More Cookie, Less Terrence Howard on Empire Season Two
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More Cookie, Less Terrence Howard on Empire Season Two

(BET) – Terrence Howard’s personal drama may be costing him his Empire. According to Page Six,…

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‘The Carmichael Show’: A Look at the New Program and What’s Happening with NBC Comedy
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‘The Carmichael Show’: A Look at the New Program and What’s Happening with NBC Comedy

(Christian Science Monitor) – This spring, NBC, home of such classic comedies as “Cheers” and…

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Co-Creator Says ‘Empire’ Spin-Off Coming ‘Without Question’
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Co-Creator Says ‘Empire’ Spin-Off Coming ‘Without Question’

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news Thursday from the Television Critics Association…

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As TV Tries to Get More Diverse, Black History Returns to the Spotlight
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As TV Tries to Get More Diverse, Black History Returns to the Spotlight

(The Washington Post) – Most of the people who hold jobs behind the camera in…

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‘Empire’ Co-Creator Daniels to Create Series Pilot for Fox
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‘Empire’ Co-Creator Daniels to Create Series Pilot for Fox

FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Lee Daniels, co-creator of Fox’s…

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