Tag: Entertainment

BMF Star Russell Hornsby Talks Starz Series, Importance of Representing Positive Images of Black Men (Video)

Subject Television; Russell Hornsby; Representation Description Known for his role in the coming-of-age family drama Lincoln Heights, Hornsby has starred alongside some of the greats in films like Fences with Denzel Washington and Viola Davis – and the racially-charged drama The Hate U Give alongside Amandla Stenberg. Now, […]

Indy Filmmaker Debuts Documentary Centering on Black Men

Subject Documentary; Entertainment; Fatherhood Description John Harris got the idea for the short film after a conversation with a friend on being open about their life experiences. Creator Karen Campbell Source https://www.wthr.com/article/news/local/indy-native-john-harris-actor-director-filmmaker-black-men-documentary-single-parent/531-dc7f3153-23b5-4480-a0ab-c5ce1fa9830c Publisher wthr.com File

The Original Black Media King

Subject Media; Entrepreneurship; Advertising Description In the late 1950s, long before he would be appreciated as one of the country’s most prominent Black media executives, Byron Lewis had a job working the weekend shift on the classified pages of The New York Times. Creator Ginia Bellafante Source https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/22/nyregion/byron-lewis-urbanite-black-advertising.html?smid=li-share Publisher nytimes.com […]

Dulé Hill: A Letter to My Son About Carrying Lightness Through Life

Subject Letter; Father and Son; Television Show Description A two-year-old is full of joy, love, and lightness. He will need to work to hold onto that. But it’s a worthy effort — the only one that truly matters. Creator Dulé Hill Source https://www.fatherly.com/love-money/dule-hill-a-letter-to-my-son/?fbclid=IwAR1zlg46FI4Dv-T5Br70_iKMqf_GqccqNBnwISMmorZxiZbYj_4LpPCBCnU Publisher Fatherly.com File

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