Saturday, December 16, 2017

‘Never stop reinventing’

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | TYSON BECKFORD Tyson Beckford looks beyond modeling — and Las Vegas is playing a big part in the newest stage of his career. Tyson Beckford has been one of the most familiar faces in popular culture — and one of America’s hottest sex symbols — for more than 20 years. He […]

IN THE COMMUNITY – APRIL 2017

IN THE COMMUNITY – APRIL 2017

PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – APRIL 2017

April 17, 2017 by  
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PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – APRIL 2017

‘GET’ MONEY

How Jordan Peele’s directorial debut stunned at the box office — and is changing the conversation about race and Hollywood. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD The tremendous box office success of the psychological horror/thriller “Get Out” has taken Hollywood by surprise. In the midst of Tinseltown’s ongoing diversity debate, Jordan Peele’s directorial debut (which he also wrote […]

PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – MARCH 2017

PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – DECEMBER 2016

IN THE COMMUNITY – MARCH 2017

IN THE COMMUNITY – DECEMBER 2016

‘It’s really about finding balance’

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | TRACEE ELLIS-ROSS BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Tracee Ellis Ross is one of the most popular television stars of our time, and she is making history with the hit ABC sitcom “Black-ish.” In January, her role as Dr. Rainbow Johnson enabled the showbiz scion to become the first African-American in more than 30 […]

‘Hidden’ No More

An extraordinary cast puts a new spotlight on three heroines of modern American history. “Hidden Figures” is a lot of things. The story of a trio of black female mathematicians at NASA in the 1960s who were instrumental in America’s initial forays into space, it is history unlocked, box office smash, crowd-pleasing awards season bait. […]

‘Eventually, you have to jump’

In his latest book, Steve Harvey challenges us to take a leap of faith. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Remembering the first time I heard Steve Harvey perform was reminiscent of the legendary Richard Pryor: he not only physically resembled the great Pryor, but he made me and friends laugh uncontrollably. Harvey is a film and television […]

PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – DECEMBER 2016

December 26, 2016 by  
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PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – DECEMBER 2016