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South African illustrators share their views on the latest Strong Black Lead content on Netflix | WATCH! 

If you regularly flex your streaming muscle, you’ll know that Netflix is home to tons of great black content. Moreso, the platform brings the Strong Black Lead movement to life, both on and behind the screen. Point in case are three recent releases: When They See Us, a four-part limited series...

The Best Comedy Shows to Watch on Netflix This Summer

After a hard week at school/work/whatever, everyone deserves a little laugh to lighten their mood! For many of us, there’s nothing more relaxing and enjoyable than settling on the couch and watching a comedy that’s actually funny. Dramas can drag, action movies can be over-the-top, and horror films are designed...

Quinta B: The Journey from Facebook to HBO Show With Issa Rae

Quinta Brunson is a rising star we can all relate to. The writer, actress and Stand-Up Comedian became a pioneer in the digital space four years ago when she uploaded her explosive hit “The Girl Who’s Never Been On a Nice Date” to her Instagram account. Using her dry wit and...

BBNaija: The First Nomination

This housemates are up for possible eviction this Sunday but mercy was nominated as a result of veto power of Frodd. Frodd has the veto power as Head Of House but was also nominated for eviction; this made it difficult for him to save anyone else so as he used...

Streaming Giant Netflix Has Acquired Kunle Afolayan’s ‘Mokalik’ Starring Simi

Netflix isn't slowing down by all indication on the acquisition and filming of more African-based stories. From acquiring Lionheart movie from Nollywood's screen diva Genevieve Nnaji; to currently producing Queen Sono starring South African movie star and media personality, Pearl Thusi; to the Malawian movie The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind...

Disney Cast One Of Beyoncé Protégé Twins As Little Mermaid And Some People Are Shook

The announcement that Halle Bailey, one of Beyonce's protégé twins has been cast as Ariel in the upcoming Little Mermaid Disney Movie. Black people are excited, but... Disney has cast singer Halle Bailey, the 19-year-old singer signed to Beyoncé’s record label in 2015 in a duo with her twin sister called...

The Lion King: Disney Releases A Featurette ”The King Returns” Ahead Of World Premiere

Disney has released a short film of The Lion King to throw more light on the various characters in the much talked about animated film. In the over two-minute featurette, Disney takes viewers to behind the scenes studio voiceover recordings involving Beyoncé, Donald Glover, directors, James Earl who plays Mufasa...

‘Prelude To A Crime’: Nigerian Director Faraday Okoro’s Feature Film On Police Brutality

Nigerian Filmmaker Faraday Okoro caught the attention film lovers with his directorial debut 'Nigerian Prince', a drama series which details the story of a Nigerian-American teenage and his back and forth with an internet scammer. Nigerian Prince received $1million grant from Tribeca Film Institue and AT&T and was executive produced...

Letitia Wright & John Boyega Are Playing The Lead Characters In Steve McQueen’s ‘Small Axe’ For BBC

Fans of Letitia Wright and John Boyega, get ready for another big screen project by Steve McQueen starring both film superstars. Steve McQueen is about to add another masterpiece to his already impressive catalogue comprising quality movies such as 12 Years A Slave and Widows. His new project is an anthology series...

Octavia Spencer Plays The Coolest & Weirdest ‘MA’ In New Horror Thriller

Hollywood's Octavia Spencer takes up a new cautionary challenge in the movie 'MA'. Fresh from the studios of Blumhouse and Universal Pictures with Octavia Spencer as Sue Ann, the lead character, a loner who spent much of her life at her Ohio home away from the city. The turn of the event started...