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From Dallas To The B.E.T. Awards: Was The Revolution Televised?

Kanene Holder | Posted 07.15.2016 | Politics
Kanene Holder

"Fellow great Americans, hello This is heritage for my medicine" - Kendrick Lamar The greatest tragedy of human existence is the illusion of separate...

14 Truly Unforgettable Moments From The 2016 BET Awards

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 06.27.2016 | Black Voices

The 16th Annual BET Awards aired on Sunday and it was lit for so many reasons. The night was filled with special moments that reminded us how hilariou...

Back at it Again! Tracee Ellis Ross and Anthony Anderson to Host the 2016 BET Awards

Essence | Taryn Finley | Posted 06.07.2016 | Black Voices

The comedic chemistry between on-screen husband and wife, Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross is undeniable. That's why the Black-ish stars have on...

Tracee Ellis Ross Perfectly Sums Up Society's Bogus Beauty Standards

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 05.04.2016 | Black Voices

Tracee Ellis Ross isn't here for the fickle and unattainable beauty standards society places on women. The "Black-ish" star decided to expand upon th...

Tracee Ellis Ross Hilariously Recalls Her First Encounter With Prince

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 04.27.2016 | Black Voices

Tracee Ellis Ross' first encounter with the legendary Prince was as interesting as you would assume any meeting with The Purple One would be. While pr...

Tracee Ellis Ross And Regina Hall Rapping 'Jumpman' Is Too Funny Not To Watch

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 03.25.2016 | Black Voices

"Them boys girls up to something!" Tracee Ellis Ross' rap alter ego, T-Murda, made her long awaited return on Thursday along with Regina Hall and we'r...

Tracee Ellis Ross Is 'Certainly A Proud Feminist'

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 03.23.2016 | Women

Tracee Ellis Ross has never been shy about showing support for other women -- so it comes as no surprise that, while being interviewed at the Marie Cl...

The Week In Normalization: Black Women In Hollywood Honored As Oscars Approach

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 02.26.2016 | Entertainment

The entertainment industry is timidly embracing a long-overdue discussion on what we'll call "normalization" -- allowing directors, screenwriters, pro...

Tracee Ellis Ross Shares A Powerful Message Of Self-Acceptance

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 02.26.2016 | Black Voices

Tracee Ellis Ross shared a message of self-acceptance at Thursday's Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon, where she was honored with the Fierce &...

Black-ish, Black Lives Matter, and Commentary That Goes Beyond Comedy

Justin C. Young | Posted 02.25.2016 | Black Voices
Justin C. Young

In its first season, Black-ish repeatedly showed why it continues to be lauded as one of the best new comedies on television, and now in its second season, why you should be watching.

Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross Take Jab At Oscar Noms' Lack Of Diversity

The Hollywood Reporter | Brennan Williams | Posted 01.18.2016 | Black Voices

Well, that didn't take long. At the Critics' Choice Awards on Sunday night, the first presenters of the evening — black-ish co-stars Anthony Ander...

Tracee Ellis Ross Declares Black Lives DO Matter On 'Larry King Now'

The Huffington Post | Taryn Finley | Posted 12.21.2015 | Black Voices

Tracee Ellis Ross continues to prove why she has our hearts. The actress appeared on "Larry King Now" earlier this month to discuss everything from th...

Tracee Ellis Ross Adorably Performed With Mom Diana Ross On Stage

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 11.30.2015 | Black Voices

It's hard to imagine that the ever-vibrant Tracee Ellis Ross was once shy about anything. But the 43-year-old daughter of music legend Diana Ross just...

Bet On Black-ish: ABC's Hit Series Returns, Promising The Perfect Dose Of Honest Humor

Julian Mitchell | Posted 09.23.2015 | Black Voices
Julian Mitchell

Promising to produce a collection of episodes that touch on several prevalent topics, everything from black men's health to how people view guns, season two is projected to be more transparent and progressive than ever.

11 Black Celebrities You Didn't Know Were Jewish

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.14.2015 | Black Voices

In celebration of the Jewish New Year, we've decided to highlight black celebrities who either practice Judaism or have Jewish lineage. Shanah Tovah...

Tracee Ellis Ross Recreated Her Mom's Music Video To Empower Other Women

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 08.24.2015 | Black Voices

Tracee Ellis Ross' resemblance to her mother Diana Ross goes beyond just looks -- she's got the dance moves, too. On Saturday, the “black-ish” s...

12 Moments From The BET Awards That Made Us Do A Double Take

The Huffington Post | Aaron Barksdale & Zeba Blay | Posted 06.29.2015 | Black Voices

The BET Awards took over Los Angeles -- and our Twitter timelines -- on Sunday night. In case you missed this year's award show, we rounded up all the...

The BET Awards 2015 Red Carpet Is Filled With Super Stylish Stars

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.28.2015 | Black Voices

The BET Awards has no doubt one of the most highly anticipated red carpets of the year. And Sunday night was no exception. The annual event, which...

Tracee Ellis Ross On Self-Worth And Sexism In Hollywood

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.04.2015 | Black Voices

Since its network premiere last fall ABC’s family comedy series “black-ish” has earned rave reviews and netted a 2015 Television Academy honor f...

Amy Schumer: 'I Think People Hate Women'

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 05.28.2015 | Women

Being a woman in Hollywood involves putting up with a whole lot of bullsh*t. During The Hollywood Reporter's Comedy Actress roundtable, six hilari...

Lena Dunham On What It's Like To Shoot A Sex Scene

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 05.27.2015 | Entertainment

What really goes through actresses' heads when they're shooting a sex scene? The Hollywood Reporter rounded up some of the best women in comedy to fin...

Don't Tell My Mother! Creator Tells Her Mother Everything

Annie L. Scholl | Posted 05.06.2016 | Entertainment
Annie L. Scholl

In October 2011, Nikki Levy was 34 and had just broken up with her girlfriend. Her life, she says, was "no bueno." Levy, a film and TV producer who most recently worked at Fox, figured her life would be great again if she moved back to her native New York City.

All Hail The Pinkett-Smith Family!

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 03.30.2015 | Black Voices

Newark, New Jersey, was the place to be on Saturday, as the most beautiful and brilliant women of color gathered for the 2015 Black Girls Rock event. ...

Here Are More Reasons To Love Tracee Ellis Ross

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.03.2015 | Black Voices

We're huge Tracee Ellis Ross fans around these parts. The "Black-ish" actress is talented, stylish, and was birthed by Diana Ross. Need we say more? ...

'2014 Was The Year I Saw My Hair On TV' | Posted 12.08.2014 | Black Voices

One promising TV trend in 2014? The abundance of natural hair, as seen on black female characters from network TV to Netflix. Annalise Keating shed he...