(Video) Amandla Stenberg Wrote, Directed, Produced, And Shot Short Film

Amandla Stenberg is one of many influential teenagers in Hollywood, that is making huge impacts. Not only was she seen in Beyonce’s new Lemonade visual, but her and actress/singer Zendaya have been very vocal about social issues. Hit the jump to watch.


(Video) Marvel’s New Movie “Doctor Strange” Called Out For Whitewashing

Remember the #Oscarssowhite twitter movement? Doctor Strange is the latest film to be called out. In the past the offenses have been about white actors portraying ancient Egyptians in movies like Exodus but this time the backlash goes to an Asian comic character.


(Photo): Peter Rosenburg Making Major Moves??

Peter Rosenburg is making major moves! This radio personality, is not just a star within the Hot 97 community, but a star on the Big Screen! Check out what he has been up to.


J.J. Adams and Chris Rock Possible Partnership At The Tribeca Film Festival?

In a public conversation at the Tribeca Film Festival, Chris Rock and J.J Abrams spoke about several topics, including the possibility of making a TV show together.


#MusicStillMatters MIXTAPE: Curren$y & Sledgren – Revolver EP

Curren$y & Pittsburgh based producer Sledgren collab for their “Revolver” EP/Film which features 6 new cuts with visuals included.


Janelle Monae Lands Role In NASA Drama ‘Hidden Figures’

Janelle Monae is taking her talents to the big screen. The ‘Yoga’ singer has recently landed a role in the upcoming film, ‘Hidden Figures.’ The film is based on Margot Lee Shetterly’s upcoming book Hidden Figures: The Story of the African-American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race. Shetterly tells the story of a group of Black women who gave NASA crucial mathematical data needed to launch the space program’s Friendship 7 mission, which lead to John Glenn becoming the first American astronaut to orbit the Earth in 1962. Janelle Monae will star alongside, ‘Empire’ star Tarji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer. Reports confirm, Henson will play mathematician Katherine Henson, while Monae and Spencer will play her colleagues Mary Jackson and Dorothy Vaughn. The film is set for release January 13, 2017 and it will be airing on Fox 2000. Click the gallery for more.


Ice Cube Would Like To Make His Own Film Studio

Ice Cube says that he would like to make his own film studio. He talks about how ‘Straight Out of Compton,’ was basically ignored at the Academy Awards. Cube says rather than complain about it, he has to take matters into his own hands.


50 Cent Makes Big Announcements And Discusses What Happened To The Kanan Tape

50 Cent calls into Dj Whoo Kid and gives us the current status of his delayed mixtape The Kanan Tape, that was supposed to drop on Thanksgiving. Also, he breaks more big news with two other announcements. Hit the jump.


(Video) Premiere: Pusha T ‘Darkest Before Dawn’ Film Trailer

As the new found president of Kanye West’s G.O.O.D Music, Pusha T reveals to the world his dark, menacing, and artistically profound trailer for the short film set to go along with his next album. Check the gripping visual after the jump.


Anthony Mackie, ‘Black Panther’ Doesn’t Need Black Director

Many people aren’t too fond with Anthony Mackie right now, in fact, many are turn their heads to the side in completely “huh?” face with confusion. Coming fresh off his role as The Falcon in Marvel’s Captain America series, Mackie “dreamed of playing” the character, however Chadwick Boseman was cast in the titular role for a five-picture deal. The film “Black Panther” will have Marvel’s first African American Superhero and Mackie says he has no problem with a white director being the captain of this movie’s ship.


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