Television

50 Cent's next Hollywood endeavor will pair him back up with Eminem. He confirms a television adaption of '8 Mile' is on the way. 

A Black media destination is heading to network television. CBS has agreed to air the inaugural TheGrio Awards.

The mega-star returns with an all new holiday special 'Mariah Carey: Merry Christmas to All!', filmed at Madison Square Garden in NYC.

The Issa Rae-created series, Rap Sh!t has been renewed for a second season on HBO Max. The show follows two estranged friends on their journey to become rap stars.

As just the second Black actress to win an Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress, Sheryl Lee Ralph stunned the audience by singing a verse from “Endangered Species,” by jazz singer Diane Reeves. 

Harlem rapper and entrepreneur Cameron "Cam'Ron" Giles will host a new home makeover series Hip Hop My House on Paramount+.

If you're not one of the people cutting the cord to your Netflix subscription, these movies that are coming to the streaming service this summer might be worth your time.

The story of one of Rap’s most memorable MC’s is about to be told. A&E has confirmed they are working on an Ol’ Dirty Bastard documentary.

World

Journalist Oriini Kaipara became the first Māori person with a chin tattoo to present the news in primetime this past Monday in New Zealand. The 37-year old newscaster took over the 6 PM anchor slot at Newshub Live for the week sporting the traditional "moko kauae".

Former 'SNL' alumn Leslie Jones will host the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards. The hilarious comedian shares the honor with previous show hosts Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.

The best method to tackle racism is in the home, and that's what "Sesame Street" is hoping to do with its newest initiative "Explaining Race." The digital clip introduces two new Black muppets as they navigate the conversation in an age-appropriate way.