January 6, 2021

Documentary “Who Is Gatsby Randolph” Secures Distribution Deal with BLK PRIME

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Filmmaker Kobie Randolph’s flagship project, “Who Is Gatsby Randolph?” has been picked up for worldwide distribution by Silicon Valley’s BLK PRIME. Based on […]
January 5, 2021

Cashmere Originals Teams With Five-Time NBA All Star Chris Webber To Announce Joint Venture With Webber-Gilbert Productions

Partnership Unveils Scripted Limited Series “Fab Five” And Groundbreaking Content In Sports And Diversity LOS ANGELES, Jan. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Cashmere Originals, the original content studio born out […]
January 4, 2021

Pepsi Invites Everyone to “Dig In” and Champion Black-Owned Restaurants with Goal to Generate $100 Million in Sales for Local Businesses

PURCHASE, N.Y., Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Recognizing the diverse range of delicious food, rich history and culture that Black-owned restaurants contribute to the American experience, Pepsi introduced Dig In. The […]
December 28, 2020

The Infamous Future to Premiere on HBO Max Jan 1, 2021, Documentary Film Highlights Eagle Academy’s Education Experience for Boys of Color

The Grio: “Powerful new documentary, ‘The Infamous Future,’ showcases Eagle Academy Schools and the plan to prepare young Black and Brown men for greatness” NEW YORK, Dec. […]
December 24, 2020

New Exhibit on Gathering Places in Black Communities Spotlights Broward’s Historic Sistrunk Neighborhood

BROWARD COUNTY, Fla., Dec. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Featuring works by Black artists and designers, the new exhibition The Porch is the Tree is the Watering Hole is a dynamic exploration […]
December 24, 2020

Joseph Acquired by Urban Home Entertainment for Video-On-Demand Distribution Worldwide

RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Soulidifly Productions, a film company with a mission to produce meaningful, uplifting stories that are entertaining and beautifully told, has partnered with TRIAL […]
December 23, 2020

The First and Only African American-Owned Distillery in Kentucky Has Opened for Business

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Dec. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Brough Brothers Distillery, the first and only Black-owned distillery in the state of Kentucky, opened its doors for business earlier this month in Louisville. […]
December 18, 2020

Black Engineer Launches Simple Cleaning Product in Time for the Holidays

HOUSTON, Dec. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Just in time for the holiday season, engineer and entrepreneur Devon Fanfair has proudly launched his sanitizing product, Just Wipes to help consumers “Live Life Clean.” […]
December 16, 2020

Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group Signs Veteran White House Journalist April Ryan

April Ryan Will Be White House Correspondent and Washington, DC Bureau Chief for Allen’s TheGrio.TV Television Network and Digital Platforms Starting in January 2021 LOS ANGELES, Dec. […]
December 16, 2020

Strive Masiyiwa Appointed to Netflix Board of Directors

LOS GATOS, Calif., Dec. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Netflix, Inc. today announced the appointment of Strive Masiyiwa to its board. Strive is the Chairman and founder of Econet Group, […]
December 16, 2020

Biden Addresses The People After Winning Electoral College Vote

December 16, 2020 | By Hopeton O’Connor-Dennie | “I will be President for all Americans” Joe Biden, President-Elect of the USA distances himself from rejected Trump.  […]
December 15, 2020

McCoy’s Novel “Fatherless” Released

BRANDON, Miss., Dec. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Mississippi Delta native, Larry McCoy has penned and released his first novel, “Fatherless.”  Set in the 1950s Jim Crow Mississippi Delta where cotton is […]