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The iHeartRadio Music Awards Will Air Live This Sunday

The 2016 iHeartRadio Music Awards will air live this Sunday [April 3] on TBS, TNT and TruTV at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. The star studded event will bring to life and celebrate the great music iHeartMedia stations played nationwide over the past year. Taylor Swift will receive the first ever “Best Tour” award for her […]

Miley Cyrus and Alicia Keys Are Joining ‘The Voice’ as Judges

It’s official! Singers Miley Cyrus and Alicia Keys will be serving as judges on season 11 of NBC’s hit show The Voice. Cyrus is replacing Gwen Stefani and Keys is replacing Pharrell, NBC said in a statement on Friday [March 25]. “It’s true! I am going to be the newest judge on Season 11 of […]

Emma Stone and Jonah Hill Team Up For New Show ‘Maniac’

Actors Emma Stone and Jonah Hill are making their small screen debut in a new dark comedy, Maniac! Stone and Hill also executive produce the show, which is based on a Norwegian series. Cary Fukunaga is to direct every episode. He wrote, directed and produced award show favorite, Beasts Of No Nation. He also produced and won an Emmy […]

Meet Sony’s New Head Of Casting

With ongoing discussion of diversity in front of and behind the camera, Tamara Hunter is breaking barriers. This week, Variety revealed Sony offered her the newly created position of Vice President of Casting. Previously, Hunter worked with legendary casting directors Nancy Foy and Donna Isaacson at Fox. Hunter oversaw casting on two upcoming titles: X-Men: Apocalypse (with Alexandra Shipp […]

Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams, Peter Jackson Support Sean Parker’s New Film Venture

Entrepreneur Sean Parker is probably best known as the co-founder of the music file sharing service Napster and founding president of Facebook. (Justin Timberlake played him in David Fincher’s The Social Network.) He was also an early investor in Spotify and was integral in the company becoming a global force. Parker has an excellent track record […]

NBC Announces Live Variety Series Starring Maya Rudolph & Martin Short

Yesterday [Friday, March 11] NBC announced a new live variety series starring beloved comedians Maya Rudolph and Martin Short. The show, called Maya and Marty in Manhattan, will be executive produced by SNL creator Lorne Michaels. It will premiere at 10 p.m. on May 31, following the two-hour season premiere of America’s Got Talent. Kenan Thompson will also […]

Prince Royce Joins Cast of ‘East Los High’

Earlier this week, Variety revealed Latin superstar Prince Royce will debut in the fourth season of Hulu show, East Los High.  His character Vincent will coach the Jefferson Park Dance crew, which is the Bomb Squad’s main competitor. Created by Carlos Portugal and Kathleen Bedoya, East Los High is the first original online show to focus on the lives […]

A ’23 Jump Street-Men in Black’ Crossover Movie Is In The Works

Yesterday [Friday, March 4], Variety reported Sony is going forward with a 23 Jump Street-Men in Black crossover movie. Apparently director James Bobin is in talks to helm the film. He’s known for his work on The Muppets and Flight of the Conchords. While Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum are expected to reprise their roles as Jenko and Schmidt respectively, Will […]

[Photos] Alfre Woodard Hosts Annual ‘Oscar’s Sistahs Soiree’

Earlier this week, legendary stage and film actress Alfre Woodard hosted her seventh annual “Oscar’s Sistahs Soiree” at the newly refurbished Vivienne Westwood Penthouse in the London Hotel. Notables who joined Woodard included: Rosario Dawson, Aisha Tyler, Aja Naomi King, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Anika Noni Rose, Emayatzy Corinealdi, LaTanya Richardson, Lorraine Toussaint, Loretta Devine, Margaret Avery, Regina Taylor, Yolonda Ross and Marianne […]

What To Expect From Tomorrow’s Academy Awards

Despite calls for a boycott, the show will go on. And it’s hard to believe awards season is finally over! The second to last major awards season event—The Independent Spirit Awards—will air live today [February 27] on IFC at 5pm ET and on Sunday, The Academy Awards will air at 7pm ET on ABC. Chris […]

MoMA and FSLC Announce New Directors/New Films Festival Lineup

Earlier this week, The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Museum of Modern Art announced the highly anticipated line up of their joint festival New Directors/New Films. In its 45th year, the annual event shines a light on first time filmmakers from all over the world. This year’s festival, which runs from March 16-27, will screen […]

Inaugural 2016 Electronic Music Awards Nominees Announced

There’s no question electronic music is experiencing peak popularity nowadays, especially seen on Monday when Justin Beiber took home his first Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording for his collaboration with EDM heavyweights Skrillex and Diplo, “Where Are Ü Now.” Yesterday [February 18], legendary DJ Paul Oakenfold announced the inaugural Electronic Music Awards, which will […]

‘Vinyl’ Premieres This Sunday On HBO

HBO’s new show Vinyl will debut on Sunday, February 14. The 1970s period drama was created by Mick Jagger, Martin Scorsese, Rich Cohen and Terence Winter. The show follows Richie Finestra (Bobby Cannavale), the CEO and founder of a record label called American Century. Finestra is tasked with navigating the changing music industry, finding new talent, his […]

Misty Copeland, Monica, Serayah, Skylar Diggins Walk In Red Dress Fashion Show

Each year, The American Heart Association hosts the Go Red For Women Red Dress Collection fashion show. The event is meant to raise awareness about heart disease. Women need to protect their heart health and the event hopes to inspire them to take action. Heart disease and stroke account for one in three deaths among […]

JAY Z, Robert De Niro, Leonardo DiCaprio & More Attend amfAR’s NYFW Gala

amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, hosted its annual charity gala on Wednesday [February 10] at Cipriani Wall Street. Studio executive Harvey Weinstein was honored for his support of the organization and his contributions to the global struggle against HIV/AIDS. Weinstein’s friends JAY Z, Robert De Niro and Grace Hightower were seated at his table, […]

The 2016 NAACP Image Awards Will Air This Friday

The 2016 NAACP Image Awards air live on TV One this Friday [February 5]. With a lack of diverse Oscar nominees and the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite trending once again, this awards show is more important than ever. The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s mission is to ensure political, educational, social, and economic equality for […]

The 24th Annual Pan African Film Festival Kicks Off Today In Los Angeles

The Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) was established in 1992 to promote cultural understanding among people of African descent. Each year, the PAFF screens over one hundred fifty films from all over the world. Today [Thursday, February 4], the 24th installment of the revered festival will kick off with opening night film America Is Still The Place. Directed by […]

The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Will Air This Saturday

As Awards season continues, the Screen Actors Guild Awards is another crucial stop for Oscar contenders. This award is significant because the winners and nominees are decided by their peers. Idris Elba is nominated for his work in Beasts Of No Nation and Luther. Uzo Aduba is nominated for playing Crazy Eyes in Orange is the New […]