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Vogue’s “A Revolution on Broadway” celebrates Broadway’s “most electrifying productions” of the season with Joan Smalls and the casts of ‘Hamilton,’ ‘Eclipsed,’ ‘American Psycho’ and more.
Don Cheadle’s Miles Davis biopic ‘Miles Ahead’ will be one wild ride from the looks of the film’s intense first trailer.
Acclaimed new documentary ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution’ will make its television debut on PBS’ Independent Lens on February 16, 2016.
Enjoy a thrilling extended look at Netflix’s 1970s South Bronx-set drama series, ‘The Get Down,’ starring Justice Smith (‘Paper Towns’), Shameik Moore (‘DOPE’), Giancarlo Esposito (‘Breaking Bad’) and more.
Check out 2016 dates for Skylar Diggins’ “Shoot 4 The Sky Basketball Camp Tour” for kids age 7-18.
Ahead of its PBS premiere, ‘ALTHEA,’ the story of tennis champion Althea Gibson (1927-2003), will screen at the Schomburg Center on August 25.
‘Tango Negro,’ a film that highlights the contributions of varied African cultures in the creation of the dance popularly known as the tango, is in limited theaters in Chicago and New York City through August 20, 2015.
Don Cheadle‘s directorial debut, ‘Miles Ahead,’ will makes its World Premiere as the Closing Night selection for the 53rd New York Film Festival in October.
Stanley Nelson‘s acclaimed new documentary, ‘The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution,’ is scheduled to open at New York City’s Film Forum on September 2.
‘Mala Mala,’ a critically-acclaimed documentary on trans people in Puerto Rico, makes its theatrical debut at New York City’s IFC Center.
Marc Silver‘s Sundance-winning documentary, ‘3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets,’ chronicling the story of Jordan Davis, has begun its New York City theatrical run.
Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton‘s adorable dramedy, ‘5 Flights Up’ (aka ‘Ruth & Alex’), will arrive on DVD and Blu-Ray on July 7, 2015 in North America.
‘Black Panther Woman,’ a documentary on Marlene Cummins and the little known Australian chapter of the Black Panther Party, is set to screen at the New Voices in Black Cinema Festival in Brooklyn, New York.
Watch prolific Philly emcee Black Thought (of The Roots) perform at an intimate and exclusive charity event New York City on Thursday.
Jean-Michel Basquiat’s rarely seen documents will be on display at Brooklyn Museum in an exhibit titled, ‘Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks (April 3–August 23, 2015).
J. Cole is causing a stir with a new track titled “Fire Squad,” which takes aim at some of today’s popular white rappers and R&B singers.
‘Nas: Time Is Illmatic,’ the documentary film that chronicles the making of the rapper’s prolific 1994 album ‘Illmatic,’ is set to make its TV debut on Showtime on December 12th.
ELLE Magazine visits the First Lady of Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music collective, Teyana Taylor, for a street chic photo shoot in Harlem, New York.
Nas’ long-awaited documentary ‘Time Is Illmatic’ will finally arrive in select theaters nationwide on October 2nd, with Video On Demand beginning October 3rd.