“Dear White People” Coming to Netflix
Netflix clearly has no intentions of hitting pause on their recent string of top-shelf originals. The streaming platform announced Thursday it has picked up Dear White People, Justin Simien‘s critically 2014 satirical drama, as an original series. The best part? Simien is on board for all 10 half-hour episodes.... Read more
Ava DuVernay Barbie
Barbie just got a whole lot more badass. Mattel announced Friday that the company is honoring six female “Sheroes” with one-of-a-kind dolls created in their likenesses. One of the honorees is Selma director Ava DuVernay, whose accomplishments include being the first black female to direct a film nominated for... Read more
Black Hollywood On Top

Black Hollywood On Top

The FLYR September 16, 2014 0

Surprise! A movie with a black cast leads the box office. Again. No Good Deed, the home invasion thriller starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson, opened in first place at the box office this past weekend with $24.5 million. The movie’s top spot seems to have surprised many... Read more