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Playing Big Mo, an Exploration of Community Care: Andrene Ward-Hammond from Showtime’s ‘Your Honor’

Written By: Jeanine T. Abraham BGN got comfy on Zoom and had a deep conversation…

David Ajala
‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Star David Ajala: From the Federation to Food

On January 7, 2021, Star Trek: Discovery’s midseason finale “That Hope Is You, Part 2”…

Christina Anthony Had 20 Years and 90 Minutes to Prepare for ‘Mixed-ish’

Christina Anthony, better known as Aunt Denise on ABC’s hit sitcom Mixed-ish, could teach us…

‘Mixed-ish’ Returns for Season 2: A Conversation with Actor Ethan William Childress

Written By: Jeanine T. Abraham ABC’s Mixed-ish, the prequel to the runaway hits Black-ish and…

Gina Torres On How She Brought Her Identity To The Role of Tommy Vega in ‘9-1-1 Lone Star’

BGN got a chance to chat with the lovely Gina Torres about her new series…

Why Nicole Beharie’s ‘Miss Juneteenth’ Performance Shouldn’t Be Ignored This Awards Season

This past year and present have some hefty performances underway from talented Black actresses. Viola…

Stanley Nelson
Documentarian Stanley Nelson Sheds Light on the 80s Crack Epidemic with ‘Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy’

Written By: Jeanine T. Abraham  Multiple Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson is the director of…

Akira Akbar
Rising Star Akira Akbar Soars in Second Feature Film for Netflix’s Action-Comedy ‘We Can Be Heroes’

Written By: Beverly Kwakye Actress, model, dancer, and now superhero, Akira Akbar is a fresh…

Secrets of Sulphur Springs
Kyliegh Curran Becomes Part of Disney History

Written By: Madelyn Gee Kyliegh Curran is no stranger to show business. A Miami native,…

We Can Be Heroes
Brittany Perry-Russell Challenges the Stereotypical Superhero in Netflix’s ‘We Can Be Heroes’

Brittany Perry-Russell and her son Isaiah Russell-Bailey had a singular goal: get him cast in…