Genesis, the adorable four-year-old daughter of Viola Davis, refused to dress up as the popular Disney character Elsa or a pirate. Instead, she wanted to be her Emmy Award-winning mother.

This year’s Emmy nominations took Hollywood by storm with ten black actresses up for awards and two making Emmy history. Taraji P. Henson (Empire) and…


"I try not to live my life in a fishbowl. I have to turn off," Vivica said. "If I’m on all of the time, how will my husband ever get to know me as his future wife."

Fresh off her role on ABC's 'The Deep End', Nicole Ari Parker is now haeding to braodway with a co-star you may remember from L.A. Law!


  Veteran actress Angela Bassett appears on the cover of Essence magazine’s March issue marking its 4th annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards. Bassett is the publication’s 2011 honoree, along with Viola Davis, Jennifer Hudson and Loretta Devine. In the cover story “Unstoppable,” Bassett shows that even without the glam and glitz of Hollywood, […]

From Comedienne Sheryl Underwood will be the new host of the Starz network series ‘Martin Lawrence Presents 1st Amendment Stand-Up,’ when it returns for a fifth season later this year. Underwood replaces comic Doug Williams, who hosted the show for four seasons. Williams is also the show’s co-creator and executive producer and worked behind […]