Entertainment All-Access brings Hollywood to New Orleans this Fourth of July weekend. Stop by the ESSENCE Screening Room, Centerstage, and Fan Zone for the hottest movies, cast meet and greets, and talk backs. Stay tuned for the full schedule.
Warner Bros. presents: a live taping of daytime talk show, THE REAL, Ava Duvernay and the cast of QUEEN SUGAR, plus, a screening of TRIAL AND ERROR with Sherri Shepherd.

ALMOST CHRISTMAS, a new comedy from the producer of THINK LIKE A MAN. In theaters November 11.
Join us at the ESSENCE® Center Stage and Screening Room, Friday through Sunday, to get up close and personal with actors from the acclaimed dramas EMPIRE, ROSEWOOD and LUCIFER and new FOX series LETHAL WEAPON, PITCH and STAR.
Fan up with STARZ at the ESSENCE® Center Stage, Screening Room and Saturday’s Official Day Party. Go inside the hit series POWER and SURVIVOR’S REMORSE with cast appearances and more.
WGN America’s smash hit UNDERGROUND took the country by storm last spring. Now, join stars Aldis Hodge, Alano Miller, and Amirah Vann as they discuss the impact of this groundbreaking series.
Bentonville Film Festival is proud to present two official selections from BFF 2016 that shine a light on pioneers of the African-American community, FLOYD NORMAN: AN ANIMATED LIFE and MAYA ANGELOU: AND STILL I RISE.
ESSENCE® presents Black Girl Magic, It’s first ever 6 part documentary series brought to you in partnership with Walmart. Join us as we premiere the 5th iteration of this riveting series filmed in New Orleans focused on a young African American woman still recovering from the repercussions of Katrina.