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  • Hair it is – Oprah stylist Andre Walker celebrates new hair care line

    Hair it is – Oprah stylist Andre Walker celebrates new hair care line

    Andre Walker Reveals His All-Time Favorite Oprah Hairstyle on an episode of Oprah’s Where are they Now For the past 30 years, hairstylist Andre Walker has cut, curled, sprayed and straightened Oprah’s hair into countless styles. From bobs and ponytails to Elizabeth Taylor-inspired bouffants, Oprah has tried out every hairdo out there. Of all the looks, which was Andre’s favorite? Andre points to a photo of Oprah from around 2004. “I think the kind of flippy one,” he says. “You […]

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  • Unbreakable: the Reunion of Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam And Terry Lewis

    Unbreakable: the Reunion of Janet Jackson, Jimmy Jam And Terry Lewis

      Photo: Janet Jackson – Janet Jackson being presented with Ultimate Icon Award by Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis at the 2015 BET Awards Seven is a lucky number for Janet Jackson but Number One is even better. Janet Jackson’s long-awaited album, Unbreakable, topped the Billboard 200 Chart at #1 on its first week of release, becoming the Queen of Pop’s seventh #1 album. Unbreakable, also represents the fourth consecutive decade in which the music icon has achieved at least […]

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  • The Donny Hathaway Legacy Project Launches on Artist’s 70th Birthday

    The Donny Hathaway Legacy Project Launches on Artist’s 70th Birthday

    The launch of The Donny Hathaway Legacy Project (DHLP) aims to celebrate his life and legacy with events planned in major cities around the world to celebrate his birthday and pay tribute to his legacy. Donny Hathaway, arguably one of the most important voices of the 20th century, would have been 70 years old on October 1. With some of the most culturally impactful music of the 1970’s, Hathaway’s songs, along with his story as a prolific singer, songwriter, pianist […]

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  • In Chicago: Premiere of THE BLACK WHITE LOVE PLAY (The Story of Chaz & Roger Ebert)

    In Chicago: Premiere of THE BLACK WHITE LOVE PLAY (The Story of Chaz & Roger Ebert)

    Conceived and produced by Jackie Taylor, founder, CEO of The Black Ensemble Theater As film critic Roger Ebert told it, he was smitten with his wife, Chaz, before he even knew her name. Dining with fellow newspaper columnist Eppie Lederer (better known as Ann Landers), Roger contrived a reason to visit the table of the mocha-skinned attorney — to say hello to an acquaintance, he explained as he excused himself. He returned with Chaz’s phone number. “You sly dog,” Lederer […]

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  • Robin Roberts to Host Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s Annual Awards Gala

    Robin Roberts to Host Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s Annual Awards Gala

    Award-winning journalist and “Good Morning America” (GMA) co-anchor Robin Roberts will host Thurgood Marshall College Fund’s (TMCF) 27th Annual Awards Gala, in Washington, DC, announced its President & CEO, Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. Over 1,500 “Who’s Who” from the Washington, DC area, and across the nation, will arrive to the Washington Hilton on Monday, November 16, 2015 to attend one of DC’s premier black-tie galas. The Awards Gala – themed “Developing Minds … Delivering Dreams” – celebrates the achievements of […]

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  • A Ballerina’s Tale – A FILM BY NELSON GEORGE about African-American ballerina Misty Copeland

    A Ballerina’s Tale – A FILM BY NELSON GEORGE about African-American ballerina Misty Copeland

      A feature documentary about African-American ballerina Misty Copeland examining her prodigious rise, her potentially career ending injury, and themes of race and body image in the classical ballet world. The film also includes exclusive, unseen footage of Misty performing. There are showings in NYC as early as October 14. For upcoming film showing dates, go to http://www.aballerinastale.com/see-the-film/ ABOUT THE FILM Few dancers make it to the highest levels of classical ballet. Of that already small number only a fraction […]

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  • Toni Braxton spotted at Celsius-sponsored Def Jam Comedy Night

    Toni Braxton spotted at Celsius-sponsored Def Jam Comedy Night

      Toni Braxton, R&B legend and star of Braxton Family Values, was among a few of the celebs spotted at a recent Celsius-sponsored All Def Comedy Live Show in LA.

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  • Oprah Winfrey presents “Belief” – October 2015 –

    Oprah Winfrey presents “Belief” – October 2015 –

    To see the video… go to www.Unityfirst.com’s home page.   Oprah Winfrey presents “Belief,” a groundbreaking television event exploring humankind’s ongoing search to connect with something greater than ourselves. This original series invites viewers to witness some of the world’s most fascinating spiritual journeys through the eyes of the believers. Journeying to the far reaches of the world, and to places cameras have rarely been, “Belief” searches the origins of diverse faiths and the heart of what really matters. From […]

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  • IF LOVING YOU IS WRONG Season Premiere Tuesday, September 22 (10 p.m. – 11 p.m. ET/PT)

    IF LOVING YOU IS WRONG Season Premiere Tuesday, September 22 (10 p.m. – 11 p.m. ET/PT)

    IF LOVING YOU IS WRONG Season Premiere Tuesday, September 22 (10 p.m. – 11 p.m. ET/PT *Series will move to its regular time period at 9 p.m. beginning Tuesday, 9/29). OWN’s popular drama from Tyler Perry takes viewers into the lives of a group of husbands, wives and friends that live and love in the same middle class neighborhood. This season examines what happens when friends and neighbors become the victims of their own lust, anger and misdeeds.

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