FILM & TV
“It’s a docu-dramedy comedy,” says Jimmie Walker when announcing the planned film reunion of the “Good Times” original cast.

TBFF Opens With Powerful South African Film

Friday, 12 February 2016 13:30 Written by Roy Virtue
The Toronto Black Film Festival opened on Wednesday night at the Isabel Bader Theatre to a nearly sold out audience. 

When Black Mothers Don't Say I Love You

Thursday, 11 February 2016 13:59 Written by Teneile Warren
Playwright, Producer Motivational Speaker and Entrepreneur Trey Anthony has added another title to her already accomplished resume.

Getting Bitten By Michael Xavier

Tuesday, 09 February 2016 18:03 Written by The Upper Ech
Michael Xavier hails from Ottawa, Ontario. Born in 1985, the middle child of five knew he wanted to be an actor.

Best Halloween Costumes

Monday, 02 November 2015 20:36 Written by
Hope you had a fun and safe Halloween if you participated. 

Young Drunk Punk: An Interview with Arnold Pinnock

Friday, 16 October 2015 00:08 Written by Janelle Tyme
You’ve seen him in Exit Wounds, The Incredible Hulk, Grey’s Anatomy, The Listener, and Lost Girl, as well as many others — Arnold Pinnock shares all about his newest project, Young Drunk Punk. 

Young Actress on the Rise: Ava Augustin Nominated for a Joey Award

Monday, 12 October 2015 11:12 Written by Janelle Tyme
She may be little, but this star shines bright -- Ava Augustin is a Joey Award nominated actress inspiring other young people to follow their dreams.

Caribbean Tales International Film Festival Continues

Wednesday, 16 September 2015 18:04 Written by The Upper Ech
The Caribbean Tales International Film Festival continues this week until September 19th.

Birks Diamond Tribute At The Shangri-La

Wednesday, 16 September 2015 17:58 Written by The Upper Ech
One of the most talked about parties was the Birks diamond tribute to women in film at the Shangri-La hotel.

Common At The Being Charlie Premiere

Tuesday, 15 September 2015 12:41 Written by The Upper Ech
Common was all cool, calm and collected at the TIFF premiere of his new movie Being Charlie.

Idris Elba Heats Up TIFF

Sunday, 13 September 2015 21:06 Written by The Upper Ech
Idris Elba is in town for TIFF promoting his new Netflix film Beasts Of No Nation.

A Chat With Cameron Bailey as TIFF Turns 40

Tuesday, 08 September 2015 20:21 Written by
ByBlacks Spotlight on TIFF.40 will have several reports on documentary selections at this year’s festival.

If You're Not Watching American Crime - You Should Be

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 06:42 Written by Teneile Warren
John Ridley’s racially charged contribution to Thursday night television, American Crime, isn’t built on a new premise.