Valarie Pettiford On ‘The Family Business’ & Progress in Black Hollywood

Valarie Pettiford, a veteran of the display and stage, continues to construct her spectacular resume with the character of Charlotte “Chippy” Duncan on BET collection Carl Weber’s The Family Enterprise. On this unique interview with EBONY, the triple-threat singer, actress and dancer dishes on the collection, talks Being Mary Jane…

‘Black-ish’ Star to Become Youngest Executive Producer in History

Marsai Martin, the 14-year-old black-ish star, is ready to change into Hollywood’s youngest govt producer with the discharge of the upcoming comedy movie, Little, in accordance to Leisure Tonight. Martin not solely produced the movie, however she additionally stars in the comedy with Insecure creator Issa Rae. Little is an adaptation of Tom Hanks’ 1988 movie Huge.  Author Tracy…

Letitia Wright Is Highest-Earning Box Office Actor of 2018

Black Panther star Letitia Wright, 25, was crowned the box office queen of 2018. Wright also appeared in Avengers: Infinity War Ready Player One, The Commuter in 2018. According to Fandango, her films grossed about $1.55 billion. .@LetitiaWright did THATW🤩W#BlackPanther#Avengers #InfinityWar#ReadyPlayerOne#TheCommuter#Top2018 pic.twitter.com/hKrR6q962C — Fandango (@Fandango) December 26, 2018 The 25-year-old responded to the news…

Harry Lennix Says Black People Are Overly Represented in Negative Ways on TV

Longtime actor Harry Lennix sat down with EBONY to debate the panorama of Black illustration in Hollywood. Whereas there have all the time been gifted Black entertainers throughout the trade, The Blacklist actor feels they're extra typically subjected to damaging or “subservient” roles. “Black individuals have all the time been represented…