Halle Berry will be honored at The Hollywood Reporter’s 18th annual Women in Entertainment breakfast presented by Lifetime.              The Oscar winner will receive the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award, which recognizes recipients for trailblazing within the industry and for generosity in giving back to the community at large. Previous beneficiaries include Barbara Walters, Meryl Streep, […]

*Oscar winner Denzel Washington will return to Broadway next spring in a revival of August Wilson’s “Fences,” the Associated Press reported.          The production will be directed by Kenny Leon, who also steered Wilson’s “Radio Golf” and “Gem of the Ocean” on Broadway. Producers Carole Shorenstein Hays and Scott Rudin say the play will […]

(AP) NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Gospel music singer Bobby Jones has donated an estimated $6 million worth of recordings to Tennessee State University, his alma mater. Jones has given about 30 years worth of recordings, along with exclusive rights, of his performances and the television programs he hosted and produced on Black Entertainment Television cable network. […]

10. How many pieces of spiritual armor are there? Your Answer: [No Answer] The correct answer was 6. There’s the belt of truth, body armor of righteousness, shoes to spread the Good News, a shield of faith, the helmet of salvation, and the sword, which is the Word of God.

For many women, a $1,000 dress is something they admire in the pages of a glossy magazine or see draped on the frame of a celebrity — not an item hanging in their closet. But a nascent Web site called Rent the Runway is hoping to make high-end fashions much more accessible and almost as […]

How many pieces of spiritual armor are there? The correct answer was 6. There’s the belt of truth, body armor of righteousness, shoes to spread the Good News, a shield of faith, the helmet of salvation, and the sword, which is the Word of God.

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Oscar hopeful “Precious: Based On The Novel ‘Push’ By Sapphire” was a hit with audiences this weekend. The gritty inner-city drama, executive produced by Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry, made $1.8 million at 18 theaters in its first weekend of limited release, according to Variety. The film scored an average of […]

TULSA, Okla. — Case Keenum watched last season’s college football championship game on television, transfixed. Not by the Heisman Trophy skills of Oklahoma quarterback Sam Bradford. Not by the ruthlessness of Florida or the relentlessness of quarterback Tim Tebow. Keenum kept dialing in on a small patch of real estate under Tebow’s eyes. Underneath the […]

For the past 22 years, Florida women seeking the Miss Black Florida USA title never got the chance to wow a crowd with their talents, or sashay across a stage in a glittering glamorous gown at a state pageant to compete for the title. Current Miss Black Florida Asari Maurice, along with all the other […]