Winsome Sinclair: ‘We are Being Paid to Make Believe’

Originally published on The Industry Cosign May 27, 2015 When you work and collaborate with directors like Steven Spielberg, Spike Lee, Oliver Stone, John Singleton and Lee Daniels, you tend to stay in business based on your work ethic and highly sought after skills. Being involved with institutes like the African-American Women In Cinema Foundation,… Continue reading Winsome Sinclair: ‘We are Being Paid to Make Believe’

Roc Nation Sports Announces Undercard for Dusty Hernandez-Harrison and Mike Dallas Jr. Welterweight Showdown, May 13th

Roc Nation Sports Announces Co-Feature & Non-Televised Undercard for Dusty Hernandez-Harrison and Mike Dallas Jr. Welterweight Showdown on Friday, May 13 at the DC Armory in Washington, D.C. throne boxing Presented by Roc Nation Sports and Corona Extra Features Hernandez-Harrison vs. Dallas Jr., Orlando Del Valle vs. Thomas Snow and Darmani Rock vs. Carlos Black… Continue reading Roc Nation Sports Announces Undercard for Dusty Hernandez-Harrison and Mike Dallas Jr. Welterweight Showdown, May 13th

Anthony Marshall is… Legendary

Originally published on The Industry Cosign February 18, 2015 The title Legendary is SO overused and misappropriated these days and it’s a shame that everyone misuses the term so much. If I had a dollar for every writer, blogger, person to use that name in the wrong context, I could stage my own multi-million dollar… Continue reading Anthony Marshall is… Legendary

‘The Real’ Parties with Ten Year-Old DJ Duo, DJs Amira and Kayla

Hot on the heels of their New York Fashion Week debut ten year-old DJs Amira and Kayla are heading to LA to spin for the ladies of The Real. Party people of all ages are in for a treat as the fearsome twosome takeover house DJ duties for the episode of the dynamic talk show… Continue reading ‘The Real’ Parties with Ten Year-Old DJ Duo, DJs Amira and Kayla

BET Networks Premieres “INSIDE THE LABEL” Tuesday, May 17th

BET NETWORKS GOES ‘INSIDE’ THE MUSIC INDUSTRY WITH ITS NEW ORIGINAL DOCU-SERIES “INSIDE THE LABEL,” WHICH EXAMINES THE SHAKESPEAREAN TRAJECTORY OF SOME OF THE MOST ICONIC MUSIC LABELS IN THE HIP HOP INDUSTRY INCLUDING DISTURBING THA PEACE (DTP), GRAND HUSTLE, LOUD RECORDS, MURDER INC., RUFF RYDERS, SLIP-N-SLIDE RECORDS AND TERROR SQUAD Premiere Episode on Tuesday,… Continue reading BET Networks Premieres “INSIDE THE LABEL” Tuesday, May 17th

‘Chasing Waterfalls’ Premieres Sunday, May 8

  Courtesy of TV One TV ONE’S ORIGINAL FILM CHASING WATERFALLS EXPLORES THE WORLDS OF HIGH FASHION AND FAITH THIS MOTHER’S DAY, SUNDAY, MAY 8 AT 7 P.M. ET Contemporary Production of Biblical Tale Features Drew Sidora In First Leading RoleStarring Opposite Jasmine Guy, Tim Reid, Joyful Drake and Redaric Williams   SILVER SPRING, MD… Continue reading ‘Chasing Waterfalls’ Premieres Sunday, May 8

Merit Leighton Joins Jacob Hopkins & Terrell Ransom Jr. as Celebrity Youth Ambassadors for The Jonathan Foundation’s Spring Fundraiser

  Disney’s “Sofia The First” Merit Leighton Joins Cartoon Network’s “The Amazing World of Gumball” stars Jacob Hopkins & Terrell Ransom Jr. as Celebrity Youth Ambassadors for The Jonathan Foundation’s Spring Fundraiser to Benefit Children with Learning Disabilities and Beyond  June 11 @ Marconi Automotive Museum   (Los Angeles, CA) – The stunning Merit Leighton in Disney’s Sofia The First joins… Continue reading Merit Leighton Joins Jacob Hopkins & Terrell Ransom Jr. as Celebrity Youth Ambassadors for The Jonathan Foundation’s Spring Fundraiser

“Mommy Uncensored” to Premiere on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8th on ASPiRE

MOTHERHOOD GETS REAL ASPIRE PRESENTS A COMEDIC AND UNCENSORED PERSPECTIVE ON FAMILY AND MOTHERHOOD WITH THE PREMIERE OF “MOMMY UNCENSORED” A SPECIAL TV PRESENTATION BASED ON THE POPULAR WEB SERIES PREMIERES ON MOTHER’S DAY, Sunday, May 8 at 8 p.m. EDT   ATLANTA – April 22, 2016 – Mothers everywhere – this one is especially… Continue reading “Mommy Uncensored” to Premiere on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8th on ASPiRE

“GHOST BROTHERS” Premieres Tonight on Destination America!

  TONIGHT: DESTINATION AMERICA PREMIERES A FRESH TAKE ON GHOST HUNTING WITH ‘GHOST BROTHERS’ AT 10/9c Destination America hosts screenings in allegedly haunted locations in Atlanta and New York Juwan Mass, Dalen Spratt and Marcus Harvey – pictured here at Graveyard Tavern in Atlanta – are the new faces of ghost hunting Credit: Prince Williams (ATL); Bernard Smalls (NYC)… Continue reading “GHOST BROTHERS” Premieres Tonight on Destination America!

‘Rickey Smiley For Real’ Returns May 10

TV ONE RENEWS DOCU-SERIES RICKEY SMILEY FOR REAL FOLLOWING FIRST SEASON’S RANK AS #2 PROGRAM ON CABLE IN ITS TIME SLOT AMONG BLACK P25-54  Featuring Nationally Syndicated Radio Personality Rickey Smiley,   First Season Also Reached 8.2 Million Unique Viewers 2+; Second Season Premieres Tuesday, May 10 at 8 p.m. ET     SILVER SPRING, MD – APRIL… Continue reading ‘Rickey Smiley For Real’ Returns May 10

Duawne Starling on TBN’s “Praise the Lord” April 5th

DUAWNE STARLING SHARES HIS JOURNEY TO DEEPER FAITH APRIL 5 ON TBN’S “PRAISE THE LORD” LIVE ALBUM AVAILABLE NOW ON ALL DIGITAL OUTLETS       April 4, 2016 – Duawne Starling’s impeccable vocals have provided a stunning background for countless music legends including Donnie McClurkin, BeBe and CeCe Winans, Fred Hammond, Nicole Mullen, Michael W. Smith,… Continue reading Duawne Starling on TBN’s “Praise the Lord” April 5th

BET Networks Acquires Soul Train

#1 Network for African Americans Adding Iconic Brand and Unique Intellectual Property Franchise BET Networks, a division of Viacom (Nasdaq:VIAB, VIA), today announced it has acquired Soul Train from InterMedia Partners and The Yucaipa Companies. The acquisition, which brings together two quintessential African American brands, represents an investment in an iconic franchise that uniquely lends… Continue reading BET Networks Acquires Soul Train

Mann & Wife Premieres Tuesday, April 5

David Mann, Tamela Mann and company are bringing a brand new assortment of hysterical family situations and laughs to television this spring when the second season of their hit comedy series Mann & Wife world premieres Tuesday, April 5 at 9:00 p.m. ET, 8:00 p.m. CT on Bounce TV, with new episodes debuting Tuesday nights in… Continue reading Mann & Wife Premieres Tuesday, April 5

DoitAll Is….. Legendary

The Business of Hip Hop is probably more prevalent nowadays than the music itself. It’s a natural evolution that had to happen to keep the culture alive and appealing. But, in my opinion, this business only thrives with the input of those directly involved in this culture, that has grown to many aspects of life.… Continue reading DoitAll Is….. Legendary

Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz to Headline the BET Experience June 23-26, 2016

FREE BET FAN FEST TO BE HELD AT THE LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER SATURDAY AND SUNDAY June 25-26 #BETX / #BETAWARDS BET NETWORKS and AEG announced a star studded line-up to headline the 4th annual BET Experience at L.A. LIVE presented by Coca-Cola® at STAPLES Center, The Novo and Los Angeles Convention Center. This year’s… Continue reading Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz to Headline the BET Experience June 23-26, 2016