HBO's "Southern Rites," directed by Gillian Laub, details the killing of 22-year-old Justin Patterson by a White man who was unaware that Patterson had been invited into his home by his biracial great-niece.read more...
Terrence Howard is back on the small screen playing Sheriff Arnold Pope on the new Fox miniseries Wayward Pines. Here are five things that separate Sheriff Pope from "Empire's" Lucious Lyon.read more...
The fictional Lyon brothers of hit TV show Empire, Andre, Jamal and Hakeem are expanding their kingdom this month to now include ESSENCE's cover with a photoshoot so hot, we needed four (that's right, four!) covers to fully demonstrate it.read more...
For seven season we've watched the cast of Real Houswewives of Atlanta grow and evolve. The likes of NeNe Leaks, Kandi Burruss, and Phaedra Parks have given us front row seats to their lives—from new loves and business to divorce, and, of course, drama! Here is a snapshot of the 'then' and 'now' of the Real Housewives of Atlanta.view gallery...