The 2016 Soul Train Music Awards was held at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, on November 6, 2016. The ceremony, hosted by Erykah Badu for the second year in a row, honored artists in 12 different categories.Read More
ITV has announced Dance Dance Dance, a brand new primetime entertainment series that is due to air on ITV in the New Year. Dance Dance Dance will celebrate the most iconic pop video and dance movie sequences of all time. On a truly epic scale. Celebrities, together with a partner of their choice, will recreate dance performances audiences will know and love. Hosted by Alesha Dixon and Will Best the series will employ amazing state of the art special effects to re-enact legendary routines from Michael Jackson’s Bad and Madonna’s Vogue to Beyoncé’s Crazy in Love and Britney Spears’ Baby One More Time. Host Alesha Dixon said:...Read More
In this brand new featurette for Fox Searchlight Picture’s forthcoming The Birth Nation, we learn more about the incredible cast charged with bringing the true story of Nat Turner’s slave rebellion to the big screen.Read More
The annual Alfred Fagon Awards took place at Dorfman, National Theatre recently. Michael Buffong, Artistic Director of Talawa Theatre Company presented the award and cheque for £6,000 to Lorna French, winner of this year’s Best New Play of the Year, supported by The Peggy Ramsay Foundation.Read More
BFI Launches Black Britain on Film – Over 150 Film & TV Titles Celebrating Black Lives Across The UK
Black Britain on Film charts changing attitudes and hidden histories spanning more than a century.
Black Britain on Film complements the BFI’s new blockbuster season BLACK STAR and is available to view on the BFI’s VOD platform, BFI Player, mostly for free.
Casting Call: Stage Reading set for 2017 Stage Play: 51 PEG Role: PHIL: 30-40’s.Under 5/9in. Black: (British African/Caribbean). Drinks herbal tea and follows the rules. Loyal Friend. Submissions: Professional actors to email their CV/Spotlight Link to – firstname.lastname@example.org Fee: £55.00 Date: To be confirmed 2017 To find out more about MSFT Management go to their...Read More
Special guests celebrate black sexuality and style, with a selection of clips and insightful discussion.Read More
As part of Black Star, the BFI Southbank is currently home to the Separate Cinema Exhibition; this exhibition displays film posters drawn from the most extensive private holdings of African-American film memorabilia in the world.Read More
Mona is inspired by the actual June 1973 visit of then Portuguese Prime Minister, Dr Marcelo Caetano. The film combines political intrigue with a psychological edge in a multi-layered cinematic experience which is set to excite audiences.Read More
BBC Radio 1Xtra has announced Ace as the new presenter of the 1Xtra morning (weekdays, 10am-1pm), taking over from Trevor Nelson from January 2017.Read More