Check Out Choice Skinner’s Black Lightning -Tobias Revenge

Black Lightning fans around he world are gearing up for the show to premier on January 16th. Created by Salim and Mara Brock Akil (Being Mary Jane, The Game), Lightning looks and feels different than most superhero we are used to seeing.  Choice Skinner, a huge fan...
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Be In The Talk With Actor Chris Greene

Meet Chris Greene Actor/Director Chris Greene was born in Mount Vernon and raised in Yonkers, NY.  Like many Actors, Chris found himself between two homes at a young age after his parents separated. Though this was a tough transition for him, Chris dealt with things...
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Be In The Talk With Dave Brown, Founder of Indie Night Film Festival

Meet Dave Brown Dave made his way to Hollywood after receiving a Bachelor of Arts from Morehouse College. He credits college friend Morris Chestnut with giving him his introduction to Hollywood. Dave currently sets up Morris’s appearances throughout the country, as...
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Black Talent TV’s 17 Best Web Series of 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, there have been so many different web series that have premiered with new content. From characters dealing with sexual identity and mental health issues to “bad” acting, Black Talent TV has come up with a list of the 17 best web series from...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT: The Hour Glass

With credits under his belt like Disillusion and Feels Like Euphoria, writer and director James M. Perry continues his reign of phenomenal projects with The Hour Glass. Perry’s short film follows Toni Brooks, a former child star who had a promising career after...
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Arguments, Romantic Dates, and More: The Top Five Moments from The Circle: NYC Season 2

After a successful first season full of fireworks, Lester “NewNue” Mathews’ The Circle: NYC returned for a new season with two times the drama and twice the hustle. In season two of the reality web series, original cast members Travis(Actor), Damien(Singer), and...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT: An Interview with Maurice Keyes

In a time where visibility and representation is crucial for the experiences of Blacks in America, being able to shape the narrative has been key in the development of the Maurice Keyes' as a creator. If you are unaware of who this budding creative then you will be in...
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Wrestling, Fashion, and WAGS: Getting To Know Brandi Rhodes

With a new year comes new beginnings and 2018 welcomes a new location into E!’s WAGS franchise—Atlanta. Premiering January 3, 2018, WAGS: Atlanta will follow the professional and personal lives of several Atlanta based wives and girlfriends, as well as their...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT Interview: James Bland

With projects like Shots Fired and Dear White People, 2017 is proving to be the year of new & exciting projects and another one added to the list is Giants. For those who don’t know, Giants is a scripted digital drama series that follows three black millennials,...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT Interview: Jim Titus

According to Cristiano Ronaldo, “Talent without working hard is nothing” and one talented individual who embodies this quote is Jim Titus. Born in New York City, Titus is an actor/producer/director who’s been in a slew of projects ranging from TV series to films. His...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT Interview: Nicolette Ellis

With critically acclaimed projects like Giants and The Breaks, 2017 is definitely the year of superstars and one talented woman to be on the lookout for is Nicolette Ellis. Originally from Maryland, Ellis is an actress/writer who’s been in numerous projects from web...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT Interview: Erica Michelle

From The New Edition Story to season four of Being Mary Jane, BET continues its streak of amazing projects in 2017 and another one added to the list is The Quad. Airing Wednesdays at 10 pm ET, The Quad follows “ambitious yet troubled Dr. Eva Fletcher, the...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT Interview: Moritz J. Williams

So far, 2017 seems to be the year of rising stars and one talented individual to follow is Moritz J. Williams. Originally from Dallas, TX, Williams is an actor, producer, and director who sets his sight on a goal and doesn’t stop until it’s accomplished. His resume...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT Interview: Omar Salmon

From The Quad to Giants, 2017 has proven to be the year of rising stars and one talented individual to keep your eye on is Omar Salmon. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Salmon is an actor who has done numerous projects ranging from theater plays to independent short...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT Interview: Melvin Jackson Jr.

BET began 2017 on a high with the successful premiere of the long awaited The New Edition Story. Premiering January 24th and concluding January 26th, The New Edition Story focused on the history of R&B group New Edition and their rise to fame, attracted 29 million...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT Interview: Krystal M. Harris

The much anticipated biographical three-part miniseries, The New Edition Story, premiered on January 24th to record breaking numbers. According to Shadow and Act, the BET miniseries attracted 29 million total viewers! For those who don’t know, The New Edition Story is...
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LOOK WHO’S NEXT Interview: Rachel Currence

On January 24, 2017, the much anticipated biographical three-part miniseries The New Edition Story premiered on BET and concluded on January 26, 2017 to record breaking numbers. According to Shadow and Act, a website “dedicated to cinema, television and web content of...
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Q’s One Night Stands, Situationships, & Tough Love among Selections for NYC Web Fest 2016

Besides being known as the city that never sleeps, New York City is also home to several festivals for films including the Tribeca Film Festival & the New York City International Film Festival. For web series, the go-to festival is known as the New York City Web...
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Invisible by Chiquita Dennie Deals With The Impact of A Family Member Losing a Loved One To Police Brutality

 Chiquitad Dennie wrote the script for Invisible in one day and filmed in one day with a small crew of about 11 people, mostly women.  The film was completed in a total of 8 minutes and 43 seconds. Directed, Written, and Produced under Harrell Street Films her own...
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Be In The Talk With Jearlean Taylor Inspiring Story: Bag Lady To Fashion Model

   Jearlean  is from Baltimore, Maryland. Her outward appearance is one of beauty, high fashion, grace and charm. Her inward existence was one of low self-esteem, shame, insecurity and complex, chronic medical complications.  While others appeared to be living a...
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Be In The Talk Podcast Interview with Stasha Harris, Celebrity Hair Stylist, Entrepreneur & Visionary

      Mrs.​ ​Harris​ ​is​ ​an​ ​international​ ​ ​social​ ​media​ ​influencer with​ ​approximately​ 204 thousand​ ​ ​Instagram followers.​ ​As​ ​a​ ​stylist​ ​influencer,​ ​​she​ ​has​ ​created​ ​a large​ ​clientele​ ​base​ ​from​ ​all​ ​over​ ​the​ ​world.​...
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Web Fest News: 2017 U.K. Web Fest & Rumor of New Web Festival in 2018?

With 2018 quickly approaching, there are still a few web festivals to attend in 2017 and one planning to close this year with a bang is the U.K. Web Fest. For those who haven’t heard, the U.K. Web Fest is currently in its third year and consists of a full day of...
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Bid on a Chance to Meet Trevor Noah—Sneak Peek at the 2017 Emmy Season Auction

Bid on a chance to meet Trevor Noah and receive four (4) VIP tickets to a taping of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Comedy Central. Once-in-a-lifetime studio experiences, VIP tickets and memorabilia from your favorite shows are just some of the items you can bid on...
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SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE 26TH ANNUAL PAN AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL

The 26th Annual Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) Opens Its Official "Call For Submissions"   The Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) is ready to take moviegoers on a cinematic journey with international film screenings from around the globe with the announcement of its...
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TALENT TO WATCH

LOOK WHO’S NEXT: Series-ly Podcast

LOOK WHO’S NEXT: Series-ly Podcast

While most podcasts focus on pop culture, music, or politics, there are a few concentrating on web series and one of them is Series-ly Podcast. Hosted by web series junkies Brittany & Mary, Series-ly Podcast provides weekly recaps on the drama, the love, the...

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Cassia “Jonesie” Jones

Cassia “Jonesie” Jones

Not long ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing an amazing writer & actress who writes, edits, produces, and stars in her own web series and this talented woman is Cassia Jones! According to her blog, Cassia, also known as Jonesie, is “originally from Los...

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DIGITAL BLACK HOLLYWOOD

Be In The Talk Podcast Interview with Stasha Harris, Celebrity Hair Stylist, Entrepreneur & Visionary

Be In The Talk Podcast Interview with Stasha Harris, Celebrity Hair Stylist, Entrepreneur & Visionary

      Mrs.​ ​Harris​ ​is​ ​an​ ​international​ ​ ​social​ ​media​ ​influencer with​ ​approximately​ 204 thousand​ ​ ​Instagram followers.​ ​As​ ​a​ ​stylist​ ​influencer,​ ​​she​ ​has​ ​created​ ​a large​ ​clientele​ ​base​ ​from​ ​all​ ​over​ ​the​ ​world.​...

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Female Representation at 73% and 45% Students of Color Selected for  Television Academy Foundation’s 2017 Summer Internship Program  Gender Equality and Diversity are Priorities for Television Academy’s Philanthropic Arm

Female Representation at 73% and 45% Students of Color Selected for Television Academy Foundation’s 2017 Summer Internship Program Gender Equality and Diversity are Priorities for Television Academy’s Philanthropic Arm

Photo Caption: Tyra Prude – Entertainment News intern at Extra TV – from Tennessee State University. The Emmy race is in full swing, but the Television Academy Foundation has already selected 52 college students to participate in its 2017 Summer Internship Program....

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LOOK WHO’S NEXT

LOOK WHO’S NEXT: Bad Web Series

LOOK WHO’S NEXT: Bad Web Series

For most of us, we were taught that being “bad” isn’t a good thing and can have consequences. However, being “bad” has its way of being good and one example of this is the Bad Web Series. Written & directed by Ronal Goff and Brandon Hairston, the mastermind behind...

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