Tichina Arnold
Watch This Week's Episode of 'ESSENCE Live' (36:12)

This week on ESSENCE Live: We talk to Tichina Arnold about Survivor's Remorse, Martin and the rise of African American women in television, Jessie T. Usher shows us his skills with a Will Smith impersonation, Bridget Kelly, and Eva Marcille join us for Slayed or Shade and more!

Jessie T. Independence Day
Can Jessie T. Usher Recreate That 'Independence Day' Scene? (3:17)

Jessie T. Usher gives #ESSENCELive his version of classic lines from the original Independence Day.

Rev. Al Sharpton & Devon Franklin
Is the Black Lives Matter Movement the Civil Rights Movement of Our Generation? (12:51)

During a special ESSENCE Debates at our 2015 ESSENCE Festival, Rev. Al Sharpton and Devon Franklin compare—and contrast—the racial climate, now and then.