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Interviews,Series,Casting,Television

Lynn Whitfield And Beau Bridges Spill 'Greenleaf' Season 4 Secrets [Interview]

Season 4 of Greenleaf premieres tonight on OWN and it looks like there's nothing but more trouble ahead for the Greenleaf family. Though it’s been several decades since Beau Bridges mixed it up with Pearl Bailey and Louis Gossett Jr. in the offbeat slumlord comedy-drama The Landlord, Bridges hasn’t slowed down a bit, and he's bringing that same energy to his character Bob Whitmore, ...

Film,Reviews,Television,Series

OWN's Talk Show 'Black Women OWN The Conversation' Is A Love Letter To Black Women

On Saturday, August 24th, the Oprah Winfrey Network will debut a new talk show, OWN Spotlight: Black Women Own The Conversation. The four-week series is produced and hosted by veteran journalist Carlos Watson, who is also co-founder of OZY Media, a digital source for news and culture content that also hosts live events. OZY Media has previously produced talk shows for PBS. It was...

Film,Interviews,Television

Justine Skye On Being Fancast As Storm, Bringing 'Bodak Yellow' To Life For 'Tales' And More

The smash-hit summer anthem by Cardi B, Bodak Yellow, is coming to your screen in a whole new way in the new hip hop anthology series Tales. Created by veteran music producer Irv Gotti, Tales takes famous hip hop songs and brings the worlds they describe to the screen. The latest episode, airing on July 30, is "Bodak Yellow," and stars social media phenomenon, singer, and actress...

Film,Interviews,Nostalgia

Jason Weaver, Young Simba Singer In The Original 'The Lion King,' Looks Back... And Forward [EXCLUSIVE]

With the live-action The Lion King out this week, it isn’t surprising that singer and actor Jason Weaver says he is, “super excited” about it. Though Home Improvement star and '90s teen heartthrob Jonathan Taylor Thomas voiced the part of Young Simba in the 1994 animated version of the film, it was Weaver who did all the singing for the character. Shadow And Act caught up with the...

Film

Is #NotMyAriel Just Another Russian Troll Of Black Twitter?

In the only statement issued regarding his two-year investigation of whether or not Russia tried to influence the 2016 elections, the sphinx-like FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller stated, “Russian intelligence officers who were part of the Russian military launched a concerted attack on our political system.” He ends his statement with, “There were multiple, systematic efforts to...