‘Black Panther’ Mania: The weird, wonky, and wrong

Black Panther just came out last week, but newly christened Wakanda “experts” are already offering up dissertations. Here’s a round up some of the more interesting (and ridiculous) takes on the movie.

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VIDEO: Donald Glover and the Atlanta cast on what to expect in season two

Atlanta fans, rejoice! The hit show is returning FX for a second season on March 1 and TheGrio caught up with the cast at the Los Angeles premiere of “Robbin Season” on Monday night. Brian Tyree Henry (Paper Boi), Donald Glover (Earn), and Lakeith Stanfield (Darius) were on deck to spill secrets about the upcoming […]

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From Struggle Raps to Real Bars: 7 NBA players turned rappers

Lonzo Ball fouled out with his new rap album and It should come as no surprise that most of these rap “careers” from NBA players flame out quickly like the dumpster fires that they are. But not all of them are terrible. Here’s a look at just a few NBA rappers and their varied levels of success.

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From Struggle Raps to Real Bars: 7 NBA players turned rappers

Lonzo Ball fouled out with his new rap album and It should come as no surprise that most of these rap “careers” from NBA players flame out quickly like the dumpster fires that they are. But not all of them are terrible. Here’s a look at just a few NBA rappers and their varied levels of success.

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EXCLUSIVE: Cheo Coker on how Hollywood will change after ‘Black Panther’

Cheo Coker is the accomplished, writer, director, and executive producer of Netflix’s Luke Cage. Because of his impeccably diverse resume, Coker is keenly aware of the sudden increase in representations of African-Americans in comic series on both the big and small screens. While everyone’s interest has peeked, it doesn’t necessarily inform how Coker does his job […]

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Racist white teens just can’t stop snitching on themselves on social media

Unfortunately for kids today, nothing on the internet ever really disappears. At least once a week, we get to watch these young people jack up their lives by typing or saying inexcusably stupid stuff on social media for the world to see.

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EXCLUSIVE: Courtney Kemp on New ABC Pilot and Season 5 of ‘Power’

TheGrio caught up with Kemp this week to find out what Power fans can expect when the show returns this summer and all the juicy details around her next project, Get Christie Love.

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Steph Lecor on facing colorism for being light skinned, Young Hollywood’s ignorance and defending Amara La Negra

You may know Steph Lecor as the blue-haired beauty on Love & Hip Hop Miami, but soon, you’ll know her for her music. So far, we have seen her at the center of dustups between Amara La Negra, Veronica Vega and Young Hollywood, and she doesn’t seem to say too much when things get rocky between […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Storm Reid on ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ role and what she learned from Ava and Oprah

Storm Reid is a force to be reckoned with. The 14-year-old actress is set to star in the upcoming film, A Wrinkle In Time, and the world isn’t ready for what she’s going to unleash in the highly anticipated film. Ava DuVernay is at the helm of the film, based on the 2003 novel by […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Laz Alonso on Amara La Negra’s ‘afro-latina’ issues, Janet Jackson & more

Laz Alonso has never been one to hold his tongue and he had plenty to say while walking the red carpet at the ninth annual AAFCA Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday evening.

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