Here’s a Sneak Peek of the Next “Star”

Episode 02x17: "Mrs. Rivera" Here's an exclusive look at the next "Star" where Carlotta (played by Queen Latifah) and the president of Midtown (Michael Michele) meet up to talk about the nefarious Noah (Luke James). This is the last episode before the finale. https://youtu.be/HPrcPTgsDaE "Star" airs on Fox Wednesdays 8/9 CST.  

Update: The “Nine-Nine” Rises from Cancellation

By Stephanie Francis Update: After a day of petitions and online protests from devoted 99 fans, NBC announced that it is picking up the show for its sixth season. The cast, crew, and fans are all still celebrating the news. The celebrity fans who sounded off about the cancellation are rejoicing the moe as well....

#MamasBreakingIn: The Power of Mothers

Universal Pictures is premiering the new film Breaking In this Mother’s Day weekend. The movie, starring Gabrielle Union, is about a mother who musters all the physical and inner strength that she has in order to save her kids. At one point, this means running in the woods—BAREFOOT—to allude a crazed man wanting to...

BGN Interview: Winston Duke is Out to Change Hollywood’s Vision of “The Everyman”

By DaVette See Before Marvel’s film Black Panther took the world by storm barely three months ago, audiences may or may not had heard of one of the film’s stars, Winston Duke. But when the handsome six-foot-five actor lit up the screen with a show-stopping performance as M’Baku, the leader of the Jabari tribe of...

The 100 Returns For Season 5 in 5 Days. What Can We Expect?

The 100 is falling back to earth and onto our TV screens in just five days! Ever since the promo cycle for Season 5 started, it's felt like the end of The Wiz for fans of the post-apocalyptic drama. Can you feel the brand new day? Previously, we took a deep dive into all...

Weary-ish: Grown-ish’s Freshman Year Missteps

When Kenya Barris announced early last year that Zoey Johnson (Yara Shahidi) from black-ish was getting her own spin-off in college, I was elated. To watch Zoey become her own woman was going to be an exciting adventure. Although I love Kenya, Yara and the grown-ish family, I have to call out the negligence in the show. From the casting to...

‘Black Lightning’ Showrunner Salim Akil Chats with BGN About Season One of Our New Favorite Show

Salim Akil talks comics, conspiracies, code-switching and his hopes for 'Black Lightning' season two in this Black Girl Nerds exclusive interview.

Idris Elba is a Nanny in New Netflix Series ‘Turn Up Charlie’

Netflix has been stepping up its content for and by people of color. As revealed on Variety.com, the film star — and thirst trap — Idris Elba will star in a new Netflix comedy series titled Turn Up Charlie.  Elba will play the lead character, Charlie, a struggling DJ who becomes a "Manny" (nothing wrong with the term Nanny...

‘The Expanse’ Supercharges Episode Two with a Badass Spaceship Chase

There's no slowing down this season of The Expanse. In its second episode, titled "IFF," the chaos that has become the solar system continues with one of the most badass spaceship chases I've seen in a while. We also find out what the crew of the Contorta (this new name is going to get...

Blessed Be! The Handmaid’s Tale returns to Hulu April 25 —  and We Have Questions

In a totalitarian society in which the majority of humans are infertile, the Emmy-winning drama The Handmaid's Tale follows June Offred, who is separated from her husband and child and forced to serve as a handmaid to Fred Waterford, a high-ranking government official. June must take part in a “ceremony” in which Waterford reads...
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