‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ showcases riveting performances by Chadwick Boseman and Viola Davis

Chadwick Boseman’s tragic death will draw understandable attention to “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” which represents his final role. Yet that focus shouldn’t overshadow the riveting performances that elevate this small-scale Netflix movie, adapted from the August Wilson play with its … Read more…

‘Miss Juneteenth’ showcases Nicole Beharie in a timeless mother-daughter tale

Marking an impressive directorial debut, “Miss Juneteenth” is a straightforward story of mothers and daughters — of opportunities lost, roads not taken, and hopes and dreams passed from one generation to the next. It’s also a terrific showcase for star … Read more…

HBO’s ‘Legendary’ Showcases ‘Natural, Raw, Ballroom Talent’ Says Host Dashaun Wesley | PeopleTV

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‘The New Negroes’ showcases African-American stand-ups

Comedy Central has resurrected the 1920s-era Harlem Renaissance via “The New Negroes,” its combination stand-up/history series created and hosted by Baron Vaughn. In-between sets from African-American comics such as Shalewa Sharpe, George Wallace, Sasheer Zamata and Donnell Rawlings, the Friday-night … Read more…

Attention, NYC Fashionistas: Event This Weekend Showcases Emerging Designers of Color

Epic & Co., formerly known as ‘The Ultimate Trunk Show’, returns to New York City, on Saturday, Dec. 8 for its newly rebranded event, “Epic & Co. Presents: The Showroom” an event showcasing emerging fashion designers. From the press release: [The] … Read more…