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SZA says her next album will be her last. In a recent interview, the singer expanded on how her life has changed since the release of her debut album Ctrl, “I’m still miserable. My world got so much smaller so fast. I have so much to write about. I feel like I’m in a cage. I’m making the best album of my life for this next album and I know that … because it’s going to be my last album.” (Flaunt)
Mark Zuckerberg says he’s “sorry” after it was revealed that Cambridge Analytica, a data firm with ties to President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign, accessed information from millions of Facebook users and possibly kept it even after Facebook asked the firm to delete it. “I’m really sorry that this happened,” Zuckerberg said. “I wish we’d taken those steps earlier. That … is probably the biggest mistake that we made here.” (CNN)
This year’s Tribeca Film Festival TV program will include the premiere of Rest In Power: The Trayvon Martin Story, executive produced by JAY-Z and Tracy Martin. The film will explore the 2012 shooting of the unarmed teen and how it sparked a conversation about Black lives in America.
Grown-ish actor Trevor Jackson is set to release his new EP Rough Drafts Pt. 1 on Friday, March 23. The 15-track project will include new single “Apocalypse.” Jackson is also set to hit the road with Justine Skye for a 10-city tour. Listen to the EP on Spotify or iTunes.
Skai Jackson is set to star in a new FOX comedy pilot from Lee Daniels, Our People. Jackson will be joining The Mayor‘s Bernard David Jones, Saidah Arrika Ekulona, and Charles Parnell. The show will focus on a couple trying to build a normal life as they deal with their families, who are total opposites. (Shadow and Act)
Queen Sugar is returning for its third season with a major two-night premiere. The series will pick up right where it left off with the Bordelons fighting for their farm and facing their own personal battles, which soon extend beyond their family. Season three premieres Tuesday, May 29.
Jason Mitchell has shared a new teaser for the upcoming Superfly remake. Veteran music video director, Director X, is set to direct with Grown-ish’s Trevor Jackson set to star opposite Mitchell. (Teaser)
Netflix has released the trailer for its upcoming film based on the life of evangelical minister Carlton Pearson, Come Sunday. The film stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Condola Rashad, and Lakeith Stanfield. (Shadow and Act)
Zazie Beetz is booked and busy. The actress has lined up two more films, an untitled project from Annapurna and Steven Soderbergh’s High Flying Bird. Beetz will star opposite Andre Holland in the latter. (Shadow and Act)
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