The Legendary Harlem Man Freddie Jackson Receives Legend Award

The incomparable, Freddie Jackson, is one of the most iconic R&B male vocalists of all time! Continue Reading →

School Of Labor And Urban Studies Hit The Airwaves On City Works

City Works, a monthly news magazine program produced by the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies (SLU) in collaboration with CUNY TV and hosted by Laura Flanders, will have its premiere today at 8 PM EST, Monday, October 7, 2019. Continue Reading →

OWN Gets Into The Holiday Spirit With Original Christmas Movies To Touch A Harlem Heart

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today its first foray into TV movies with three new original holiday movies set to air over three consecutive Fridays in November beginning with “One Fine Christmas” premiering November 15, 2019, at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Continue Reading →

Cynthia Erivo To Play Harlem Fave Aretha Franklin In Genius: Aretha

National Geographic, with Imagine Television Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios, announced today that Tony, Emmy and Grammy Award-winning Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet,” Broadway’s “The Color Purple“) will star as Aretha Franklin in the next installment of the Emmy-winning global anthology series Genius: Aretha. Continue Reading →

A Sammy Davis Jr. Mini-Series In On Its Way For One Of Harlem’s Most Talented

Last summer Lionel Richie confirmed his production company RichLion were producing a Sammy Davis Jr. biopic and now it seems as if there is a miniseries for the Hollywood legend in the works as well, helmed by Lee Daniels

and Tom Hanks. Continue Reading →

Forest Whitaker Talks Godfather Of Harlem At BUILD

Godfather of Harlem” tells the true story of infamous crime boss Bumpy Johnson

(Forest Whitaker), who in the early 1960s returned from ten years in prison to find the neighborhood he once ruled in shambles. Continue Reading →

OWN Announces Fifth Season Renewal Of Ava DuVernay’s Critically-Acclaimed “Queen Sugar”

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today it has renewed for a fifth season Ava DuVernay’s critically acclaimed drama series “Queen Sugar” to air in 2020. Continue Reading →

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