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Disney Release First Look at “A Wrinkle in Time”

FIRST LOOK AT TEASER TRAILER AND TEASER POSTER FOR DISNEY’S A WRINKLE IN TIME Take a look at the teaser trailer and teaser poster for Disney’s “A Wrinkle in Time” which just debuted moments ago at the D23 EXPO in Anaheim, thrilling the thousands of Disney fans in attendance. The film, which is an epic adventure…

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OWN Orders Relationship Dramedy Series From Mara Brock Akil & Salim Akil

Oprah Winfrey has recruited The Game and Being Mary Jane creator Mara Brock Akil and her husband, writer-director Salim Akil, for a new series on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. Created and executive produced by the Akils, the hourlong dramedy, titled Love Is ___, is set to debut in 2018. Drawing inspiration from their real-life relationship, the project tells the love story between…

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On The Plus Side: theCURVYcon is Coming!

  TheCURVYcon is a two-day event that brings plus size Brands, Fashionistas, Shopaholics, Bloggers and YouTubers into one space, to chat curvy, shop curvy and embrace curvy.     Founded by Chastity Garner Valentine, of GarnerStyle.com, and CeCe Olisa, creator of #PSPfit Plus Size Workout Videos, theCURVYcon encourages women to embrace their curves, and do…

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Ava DuVernay Is Bringing A Series About The Central Park 5 To Netflix

The drama will tell the true story of five boys of color convicted of a crime they did not commit. ANGELA WEISS via Getty ImagesDuVernay is teaming up with Netflix once again. Ava DuVernay is poised to bring the tragic story of the Central Park Five to life in an upcoming Netflix series. The director,…

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Snowfall Screens in New Orleans during the Essence Festival

Last night, FX Networks hosted a small screening of “Snowfall” in New Orleans at the Theatres at Canal Place. Co-creator John Singleton was on hand to thank guests for their support and to provide insight on the series, which explores the beginnings of the crack-cocaine epidemic in the black community in South Central Los Angeles. Special guests included recording…

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Black Girl Magic made reading fun and fly at the Essence Festival with Toya Wright and Myss Shan

Black Girl Magic made reading fun and fly at the Essence Festival with Toya Wright and Myss Shan   Exuding power and poise, television personality Toya Wright, and publisher Myss Shan, headlined an empowerment panel centered around reading and black girl magic.   Celebrating reading and entrepreneurship, hundreds flocked to the art district in New…

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#GirlsTrip VIP Screening Brings Out the Stars

  (New Orleans, LA) – June 30, 2017 – Last Night,  Hello Beautiful, in partnership with Nissan and Universal Pictures, hosted a VIP red carpet  screening for the new film GIRLS TRIP.  Attending from the cast was Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, Regina Hall, Tiffany Haddish, Larenz Tate and Kofi Siriboe; director Malcolm Lee and producer Will Packer introduced the film. Hello Beautiful editors Allison McGevna, Shamika Sanders and Keyaira Kelly were…

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K. Michelle opens Puff & Petals boutique restaurant

Photo credit: Jonell Whitt for Steed Media K. Michelle truly had the year of all years in 2016 with new music and her partnership with Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey. Now it’s 2017 and her dream of opening her own powder pink bistro has come to fruition. A few weeks ago, K. Michelle kicked off a big…

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T.I. To Star In New Police Drama ‘Atlanta’s Most Wanted’

Roy Rochlin via Getty ImagesT.I. will star and executive produce new Fox drama “Atlanta’s Most Wanted.” T.I. is teaming up with Fox for the new cop drama “Atlanta’s Most Wanted.” The rapper will star in the show as Marcus Armstrong, the son of an infamous criminal kingpin, Variety reported. Armstrong is recruited to be on a…

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Decoding Tech” Panel feat NE-YO & More at #ABFF

   (MIAMI) – June 16, 2017 – Yesterday, Google’s “CS In Media” hosted a panel at the American Black Film Festival entitled “Decoding Tech: The Next Generation of STEAM Professionals.” Festival attendees packed the room at the Betsy Hotel in South Beach to hear from leading influencers on how their careers merge technology with the arts…

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