Season 2 of ‘Bridgerton’ has arrived! Source: Netflix / Netflix The ‘Bridgerton’ cast chatted with Janee Bolden ahead of the premiere about what it means to have two South Asian women in lead roles and an out gay actor as the lead of a highly successful period drama. “Representation that isn’t super explicit, but is … Read more‘Bridgerton’ Exclusive: Jonathan Bailey Talks Being An Out Gay Actor As A Lead, Simone Ashley And Charithra Chandran Speak On South Asian Representation!
As one of the few black faces on the E! network, Nina Parker always continues to impress. Source: Frazer Harrison / Getty She’s expertly maneuvered her role as a moderator for numerous “Love & Hip Hop” reunions, gone viral after passionately speaking out about racism on “Nightly Pop” and is set to host Bravo’s “Race … Read moreBOSSIP Exclusive: E!’s Nina Parker Gets Real About Race “I Will Forever Speak From My Heart About How Much I Love Black People”
Source: Deana Lawson / Vanity Fair Angela Davis is dropping BARS in the September issue of Vanity Fair. The same September issue that Ta-Nahesi Coates guest edited. The same September issue with Breonna Taylor on the cover in a portrait by Amy Sherald. And Davis was interviewed for the publication by none other than director … Read moreBlack & Powerful: Ava Duvernay’s Dynamic Discourse With Angela Davis For Vanity Fair Should Be Required Reading
Source: Brett D. Cove/ SplashNews / Splash News Joaquin Phoenx Uses BAFTA Speech To Address Lack Of Diversity In Hollywood If you happened to see Joaquin Phoenix on your timeline more than usual Sunday night, it was because of the stirring speech he delivered at the 2020 BAFTA Awards after winning Leading Actor. Phoenix used … Read moreRacism Is No Joke: Joaquin Phoenix’s BAFTA Speech About Diversity And White Privilege Just Won Him All The Ally Accolades[VIDEO]
Source: Ulf Andersen / Contributor / Getty Stephen King Says Diversity Is A Non-Factor Another year, another #OscarsSoWhite debacle that has Hollywood divided between the woke and non-woke folks. Earlier this week, famous author, and beloved liberal, Stephen King decided to speak out against the role that diversity plays when voting for Academy Award nominees. … Read moreThe Shading: Stephen King Cluelessly Criticizes Diversity, Black Hollywood Claps Back