Laz Alonso stars on NBC’s The Mysteries of Laura as the Afro-Latino Detective Billy Soto. “People are becoming a lot more sensitive and aware that there are different kinds of Latin; there are different kinds of black people,” the actor told BuzzFeed News.
"'Battle Cry' is a super-passionate song," Jussie Smollett told BuzzFeed News. "It’s just so beautiful and fits perfectly with the scene."
“I definitely did think about some of the jokes,” Palmer told BuzzFeed News. “Ultimately as an actor, you have to try to find a way to not be personal.”
Creator Kenya Barris talks to BuzzFeed News about the controversial storyline. Plus, check out an exclusive clip from the episode!
“The biggest problem is a reluctancy to admit and accept that there is a larger diversity issue at the school and at the theater,” Rita Chinyere said in an interview with BuzzFeed News about Upright Citizens Brigade.
After seeing the first three episodes of the Fox hit's second season, we're (drip) dropping some hints about what's to come from Cookie and co. this fall.
It may have a nearly all-black cast, but the new Screen Gems film — starring Sanaa Lathan, Morris Chestnut, and Michael Ealy — is not about race. “If it’s a good movie, it’s a good movie, regardless of our color,” Lathan told BuzzFeed News.
♬ "Do you know where you're going to?"♬ Here are 70 of the most iconic black films, through the year 2000.
Morris Chestnut and Sanaa Lathan tell BuzzFeed News that despite announcing a release date, details — and deals — for the third film have yet to be worked out.
Black-ish creator Kenya Barris told BuzzFeed News that the potential series would be the first in a new three-year deal he recently inked with ABC Studios.
Director F. Gary Gray transformed a group of newbies to perfectly bring N.W.A’s story to the screen. They talk to BuzzFeed News about how it all came together.
The new biopic Straight Outta Compton attempts to humanize a gangsta rap group that gave young black America a profanity-laden battle cry: "You are now about to witness the strength of street knowledge."
The Purple One surprises 10 attendees at the National Association of Black Journalists with an impromptu sit down chat about streaming services, #BlackLivesMatter, and why he’s teaming up with Jay Z. “Record contracts are just like … I’m gonna say the word, slavery.”
The actor joins Queen Latifah and Mary J. Blige in NBC's musical event, BuzzFeed News can exclusively report.
"You break tradition sometimes in order to take a genre and flip it on its head a bit, and make it a bit more appealing to all races," Southpaw director Antoine Fuqua said in an interview with BuzzFeed News.
This is the first time two women of color have been nominated in the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series category. All hail Annalise and Cookie!
The man behind President Obama's anger translator is back on the air with his hit Comedy Central series Key & Peele, and now, he has more influence than ever.
It's good news for fans of superheroes and bad news for fans of Game of Thrones.
Aisha Tyler has finally found her tribe. "Whoever you are, how you express yourself is OK here," she tells BuzzFeed News.
Jennifer Lawrence says goodbye to Katniss, we get some Game of Thrones closure, the Justice League makes its debut, and Lady Gaga crashes American Horror Story: Hotel — it ~could~ all happen!