The 7th Annual BronzeLens Film Festival Kicks Off This Week

LaWanda Thomas of Wandaring Outloud Media It’s not Christmas but it is the most wonderful time of the year. The 7th Annual BronzeLens Film Festival starts this Thursday, August 25, in Atlanta.  For four film-filled days during this highly anticipated festival, more than 49 shorts, features, webisodes and documentaries by filmmakers representing the United States and abroad…

THE 9TH ANNUAL BLACK WOMEN IN HOLLYWOOD LUNCHEON

TIME INC.’S ESSENCE HONORS POWERHOUSE ACTRESS TRACEE ELLIS ROSS, LEGENDARY DIRECTOR/PRODUCER/ACTRESS DEBBIE ALLEN AND ENTERTAINMENT ATTORNEY NINA SHAW AT THE 9TH ANNUAL BLACK WOMEN IN HOLLYWOOD LUNCHEON Featured Appearances by Oprah Winfrey, Shonda Rhimes, Nick Cannon, Ryan Coogler, Leon Bridges, Zendaya and More to Be Announced Red Carpet to Live Stream on Essence.com and Event…

Dr. Maya Angelou: Her Legacy Will Never Be Forgotten

                                                                                                                                       Winston-Salem– Civil Rights activist, Poet, author and essayist Dr. Maya Angelou died Wednesday at the age of 86, according to reports in her hometown of Winston-Salem. Dr. Angelou was a remarkable Renaissance woman who is hailed as one of the great voices of contemporary literature. As a poet, educator, historian, best-selling author,…