"High Flying Bird" is streaming on Netflix now.
Michael B. Jordan Tells Oprah Winfrey About About The Time He Only Wanted Roles That Were For White Men
"If the breakdown came and it was for an African American, I didn't want to do it," Michael B. Jordan shared.
Are We Doing Enough To Battle Mental Health In The Black Community? The Cast Of 'American Soul' Weighs In
"When my father committed suicide, it was my duty to talk about it," Anthony Cornelius told ESSENCE.
Don Cornelius shifted the culture for Black music, dancers and entertainment, the cast told ESSENCE on the red carpet earlier this week.
Welcome to The Black Effect, a digital storytelling experience where celebrities share a moment they've been made aware of their own Blackness.
The director also urges Black folks to become gatekeepers.
"A villain is a person who has 800,000 federal employees working for free," Spike Lee tells ESSENCE.
When it comes to Black girls, innocence is a privilege.
Watch 'Grown-ish' Star Trevor Jackson Talk About The Importance Of Seeing Young Black College Kids On TV
The actor tells ESSENCE that "Grown-ish" offers up the type of representation we deserve.
"Everything doesn't have to be in final product mode," she tells ESSENCE.
This internet phenomena is just a whole new way to erase Black women.
Watch 'Bird Box' Stars Trevante Rhodes And Lil' Rel Share Their Greatest Fears And How They Got Over Them
And "Bird Box" star Sandra Bullock also shared what it's like for her to be raising amazing Black children: "How lucky am I?"
Keith Sweat tells ESSENCE exclusively, "The great thing about R&B back then, everybody was unique."
She also shared with ESSENCE why she's "very fat" and "very brave."
Byer also told ESSENCE whether or not she would host the Oscars next year.
Our blackness isn’t killing us, the system’s treatment of our blackness is killing us.