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The 'Beaches' Remake Trailer Is Here To Make You Cry

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 11.29.2016 | Entertainment

C.C. and Hillary are back. The film “Beaches” has been making us ugly-cry since 1988, but Lifetime wants to ensure we don’t stop anytime soon ...

'Love Jones: The Musical' Is A Theatrical Spin On A Classic '90s Love Story

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.13.2016 | Black Voices

Nearly 20 years after its big screen release, “Love Jones” is receiving a theatrical makeover with “Love Jones: The Musical.” The national tou...

Nia Long: Film And TV Should Look Like The World We Live In

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 07.01.2016 | Black Voices

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences took a big step this week to including more women and people of color in its organization by sending out...

Nia Long Explains Why She ‘Cannot Afford To Operate Out Of Fear' In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.09.2016 | Black Voices

The topic of racial and gender inequality is “an old conversation” that hasn’t changed in Hollywood, according to Nia Long. The 45-year-old “L...

Nia Long Talks Film, Family, And Finding Peace | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.02.2016 | Black Voices

For women, and those who adore the feminine, she ushered us through each stage of our lives in real time: whether it was our bewildering teens bearing...


Dwight Brown | Posted 04.29.2016 | Entertainment
Dwight Brown

Walk in the theater not expecting much. Walk out charmed and happy. Key & Peele will have that kind of affect on you. And that little furball that plays Keanu is worth his weight in catnip.

What Nia Long And Elizabeth Taylor Have In Common

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.28.2014 | Black Voices

Elizabeth Taylor once said: “A girl can always have more diamonds.” And we couldn't agree more. The legendary actress was known, amongst othe...

Single Moms: What If Your Partner Doesn't Bond With Your Child?

OWN | Posted 03.10.2014 | OWN

For the past six months, Malikah, a single mom from New York, has been dating a man who she thinks is amazing. The only problem? He hasn't show any in...

Nia Long's Poignant Advice For Daughters Of Single Moms

OWN | Posted 03.07.2014 | OWN

The daughter of a single mother, actress Nia Long says she felt forced to become an adult at a young age. "I had to protect my mom," she says on "Opra...

Nia Long Talks Sharing New Role With Son

Brennan Williams | Posted 03.10.2014 | Black Voices

Later this month, Nia Long is set to star in her latest role in Tyler Perry's "The Single Moms Club." And to help celebrate its release, the gorgeous ...

Why Iyanla Vanzant Wants Single Moms To Ditch The Guilt

OWN | Posted 03.04.2014 | OWN

Carving out personal time can feel like a guilty pleasure for busy single moms, but life coach Iyanla Vanzant says it's vital for all parents. On "Opr...

The Best From The Critics' Choice Awards Red Carpet

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Black Voices

The 2014 Critics' Choice Awards were held Thursday night offering another chance for Hollywood to honor their favorite star's this year and for those ...

'The Best Man Holiday' Cast Talks What's Happened To Kwanzaa

The Urban Daily | Posted 12.30.2013 | Black Voices

In 1966 Dr Maulana Karenga created an Afro-American holiday designed to honor African heritage and tradition called Kwanzaa. The week long celebration...

My Interview With the Best Man Holiday Director Malcolm D. Lee

George Alexander | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
George Alexander

So I was very excited when I heard that director Malcolm D. Lee was bringing a sequel -- The Best Man Holiday -- to the 1999 film to the screen with his original ensemble cast

Brennan Williams

'The Best Man Holiday' Director Reveals The Key To Keeping Black Films In Theaters | Brennan Williams | Posted 11.22.2013 | Black Voices

14 years since making his directorial debut in the romantic comedy-drama, “The Best Man,” Malcolm D. Lee has fulfilled fans long-awaited request w...

We're Dying To See Sequels To These Classic Black Films

Posted 11.14.2013 | Black Voices

With films featuring black casts like "The Best Man Holiday" and the forthcoming "Think Like A Man Too," hitting the big screen, we couldn't help but ...

Why 'The Best Man Holiday' Has An Advantage Over Other Sequels

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

By Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Waiting 14 years to deliver the sequel to wedding film "The Best Man" gave director Mal...

Nia Long Reveals The Key To Being A Successful Woman In Hollywood

Posted 11.14.2013 | Black Voices

Earlier this year, Kerry Washington and Don Cheadle shared their thoughts on the disparities between white and African-Americans actors in Hollywood d...

My Conversation With Nia Long

Tavis Smiley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices
Tavis Smiley

Tonight on PBS, I sit down with actress, director and three-time NAACP Image Award winner, Nia Long. In addition to giving us a peek into the highly anticipated film sequel, The Best Man Holiday, she talks about friendships with the cast, motherhood and Hollywood.

LOOK: All The Stunning Stars At The 'Best Man Holiday' Premiere

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 11.06.2013 | Black Voices

The Los Angeles premiere of "The Best Man Holiday" went down last night and the stars were out! The film's swoon-worthy cast certainly turned heads on...

PHOTOS: It's Beautiful Black Folks Galore!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 10.04.2013 | Black Voices

How many beautiful black people can you fit on a magazine cover? Plenty. That's just what Ebony accomplished for its November issue featuring the ...

PHOTOS: 'The Best Man' Stars Tease The Sequel

Posted 04.27.2013 | Black Voices

If you follow Sanaa Lathan on Instagram you may be just as excited about "The Best Man" sequel as we are. The actress has been sharing photos of h...

Nia Long: Still Stunning

Bryan Cain-Jackson | Posted 06.04.2013 | Entertainment
Bryan Cain-Jackson

It's crazy how when you see her, you stop and think, "Wow, look at her. It can't have been that long, right?" The years have treated the beautiful and versatile actress Nia Long nicely. These days, she can be seen in a recurring role on the Showtime hit series House of Lies starring Don Cheadle.

WATCH: Larenz Talks Reigniting On Screen Romance With Nia Long

Posted 03.07.2013 | Black Voices

Season two of Showtime’s original series, “House of Lies,” has sprung the much-talked about on-screen reunion between Larenz Tate and Nia Long. ...

WATCH: Nia Long Delivers Historical Sojourner Truth Speech

Posted 11.10.2012 | Black Voices

As today officially marks this year’s presidential Election, various issues are on the line in choosing our country’s commander in chief. One p...