November 1, 2017
African American News

Reach Media’s Tom Joyner Announces Anita Baker Will Perform On The 19th Annual Tom Joyner Foundation Fantastic Voyage Cruise Sailing April 29 – May 6, 2018

“Anita’s coming out of retirement as I go into retirement…and she will come out of retirement for the cruise…Thank you, Lord!” DALLAS, Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Tom Joyner announced […]
October 3, 2017
Black Film

“A Question of Faith” – The First Feature Film Produced by an African American Female-Led Production Company Receives Rare A+ Cinema Score

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Pure Flix’s “A Question of Faith,” the first feature film produced by an African American female-led production company, has accomplished a rare […]
September 12, 2017
African American News

Secrets World Premieres Saturday, September 16 at 8:00 p.m. (EST) on BET

Book-to-Film Adaptation Produced by WASHINGTON DC AREA LOCAL Denyce Lawton, (Tyler Perry’s HOUSE OF PAYNE), Denise Boutee (Why Did I GET MARRIED), and Tobias Truvillion (EMPIRE) […]
September 7, 2017
African American News

Marlon Wayans Takes Xbox Live Sessions to New Heights with Launch of Destiny 2

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Last night, Marlon Wayans, star of the new NBC hit show Marlon, joined Xbox Live Sessions as the second featured guest on the interactive, livestream […]
August 24, 2017

Bishop Charles E. Blake, Sr. and Legendary Gospel Artist Pastor Shirley Caesar to Headline CBCF Annual Prayer Breakfast

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Presiding Bishop of the Church of God in Christ, Inc. (COGIC), Charles Edward Blake Sr. and legendary GRAMMY® award-winning powerhouse, Pastor Shirley Caesar are set to […]
August 22, 2017
Black Entertainment

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Girls Trip

August 15, 2017

Run&Shoot Filmworks’ 15th Annual Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival’s Unforgettable Finale Featured Spike Lee’s “She’s Gotta Have It” – Branford Marsalis, Tonya Lewis Lee, Dewanda Wise Join Spike Lee On Stage

Festival Highpoints Include Huge Crowds for Detroit, Crown Heights and Marshall -Dr. Khalil Muhammad, Colin Warner, Reginald Hudlin, Roger Guenveur Smith Lend Their Voices MARTHA’S VINEYARD, […]
August 3, 2017
Breaking African American News, Black Entertainment, Black Film

RLTV New Syndicated Special ‘Still In The Game With Roland Martin’ Premieres This Month

BALTIMORE, Md., Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — RLTV announced today that Still in the Game with Roland Martin is premiering in syndication this month. The RLTV-commissioned show focuses on the second […]
August 3, 2017

Bounce Announces New Comedy Series Grown Folks, Renews Saints & Sinners, Family Time, In The Cut

ATLANTA, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Bounce — the nation’s fastest-growing television network designed for African-American audiences — today announced an expansion of original programming heading into the 2017-18 television […]
August 3, 2017
African American News, Black Entertainment

UMC – Urban Movie Channel Continues Fall Out Friday Slate With More Original Comedy Series

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Following the recent announcement of UMC – Urban Movie Channel’s new original comedy series, The Rich and the Ruthless, UMC is keeping the laughs […]
July 27, 2017
Breaking African American News

Godfrey to Host Daily Show Exclusively on SiriusXM

NEW YORK, July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SiriusXM announced today that comedian and actor Godfrey will host a daily show exclusively on Urban View, SiriusXM’s destination for […]
July 25, 2017

Run&Shoot Filmworks’ 15th Annual Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival Commences with Screening of Open Road Films’ Marshall

MARTHA’S VINEYARD, Mass., July 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The 15th Annual Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival (MVAAFF), presented by Run&Shoot Filmworks, from August 7 – 12, […]