10/26/2012 11:42 pm ET Updated Oct 27, 2012

RZA Lays Out His Plan On Evolving Hip Hop Culture: BV 365 (VIDEO)

During this week’s debut episode of HuffPost Black Voices weekly entertainment news series, BV 365, host Teri Johnson catches up with notable celebrities during this year's annual BET Hip Hop Awards and Gems galla in New York City.

Among the many artists featured, rapper turned director RZA opened on how he plans to evolve hip-hop culture through Hollywood.

“I’m taking hip-hop to the next level. Hip-Hop, we’re doing great, we got award shows, we got artists making money all around the world…but I’m going to be the guy who makes movies for us.”

Check out this week’s episode of BV 365, in the clip above.