The Upside (2019)

The Upside (2019)

Director: Neil Burger Writer(s): Olivier Nakache, Jon Hartmere, Eric Toledano Starring: Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman, Bryan Cranston, Julianna Margulies, Tate Donovan, Golshifteh Farahani, Genevieve Angelson, Aja Naomi King, Amara Karan, Kristina Aponte, Jahi Di’Allo...
A Girl from Mogadishu (2018)

A Girl from Mogadishu (2018)

Director: Mary McGuckian Writer(s): Mary McGuckian Starring: Martha Canga Antonio, Aja Naomi King, Barkhad Abdi, Luke Spencer Roberts, Maryam Mursal, Ken Ndiaye, Maggie O’Kane, Mark Lawrence, Aidan O’Hare, Catherine Haduca, Gwynne McElveen, Natalia K. Grace, David...
48th NAACP Image Awards Nominees Announced

48th NAACP Image Awards Nominees Announced

Nominees were announced for the 48th NAACP Image Awards are in. Winners will be announced on February 11, 2017 at a ceremony airing live on TV One. Anthony Anderson will return as host. ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR Beyoncé Knowles Viola Davis Regina King Dwayne “The Rock”...
The Birth of a Nation (2016)

The Birth of a Nation (2016)

Director: Nate Parker Writer(s): Nate Parker (screenplay, story), Jean McGianni Celestin (story) Starring: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Penelope Ann Miller, Jackie Earle Haley, Mark Boone Junior, Colman Domingo, Aunjanue Ellis, Dwight Henry, Aja Naomi King, Esther...
Mahershala Ali Makes Variety’s 10 Actors to Watch for 2016 List

Mahershala Ali Makes Variety’s 10 Actors to Watch for 2016 List

from Variety Variety is pleased to announce its annual list of 10 Actors to Watch, an honor the publication has bestowed since 1998. Past honorees include many future Oscar winners and nominees, such as Viola Davis, Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Brie Larson,...
Milwaukee Film Festival (2016)

Milwaukee Film Festival (2016)

from Shadow & Act The Milwaukee Film Festival Announces Black Lens Program Lineup For our readers in Milwaukee… a program of films at the upcoming Milwaukee Film Festival that should interest you – some of them indie films you may not get to see in a theatrical...
Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival (2016)

Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival (2016)

from Shadow & Act The 14th Annual Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival (MVAAFF), presented by Run&Shoot Filmworks, to be held from August 8–13, 2016, will feature a slate of high-caliber films from emergent filmmakers, panels, conversations and...
Reversion (2015)

Reversion (2015)

Director: Jose Nestor Marquez Writer(s): Elissa Matsueda, Jose Nestor Marquez Starring: Aja Naomi King, Gary Dourdan, Amanda Plummer, Lela Rochon, Colm Feore, Jeanette Samano Synopsis: Reversion, stars Aja Naomi King (“How to Get Away with Murder”) as...