Hollywood’s Legendary ‘Tough Guy’ Immortalizes His Gay Father

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Dillan DiGiovanni admires how Robert De Niro is coming out about his father’s sexuality. The well-known actor, Robert De Niro, like many men, wasn’t able to reach a place of acceptance and respect for his father’s sexuality until recently. But, as the old saying goes, better late than never. Having come to terms with the truth […]

New Dr. King Film to Feature Colman Domingo as Ralph Abernathy


Gregory Walker, Founder of The Brothers’ Network, responds to the news of Colman Domingo being tapped to play MLK’s right-hand man in new film.

Marlon Wayans, Minding His Funny Business

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Aiming to be the Bill Gates of comedy, Marlon Wayans is dreaming in living color while remaining color blind to his dream.

Hey Samuel L: I’m Black and Mistaken for Tyler Perry… by Blacks


Samuel L. Jackson made it into an issue of race when a white reporter confused him with Laurence Fishburne. I wouldn’t label the guy a racist. Blind? Absolutely. But not a racist.

The Photographer Knew the Actor’s Tears Were Real, And Had to Stop Shooting.


Photographer Jeremy Cowart was surprised when actor John Schneider asked for a different kind of photo. The reason he asked is even more surprising.

Actor Reflects on Meeting James Avery, Uncle Phil on ‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’

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Upon hearing the new tragic news of the passing of James Avery, L.A-based actor Davon Williams reflects on meeting TV’s uncle Phil for the first time.

In Praise of Tom Cruise


Steven Axelrod sees Tom Cruise, today’s action hero. A man who does his own stunts and performs so he’s worth the price of admission. Nothing else should matter.

LeVar Burton and Tim Wise On Racial Discrimination in Policing


Actor LeVar Burton and author Tim Wise explain the differences in their interactions with police.

Actor Mark Ruffalo Still Deals With the Loss of His Brother

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In an interview with Men’s Journal, Mark Ruffalo opened up about how his brother’s death five years ago still affects him.

He Who Laughs Last: Ending the Cycle of Male Abuse


For comedian Billy Batz, Male Abuse Awareness Week is personal.

Blue Collar Comedy: Andre McSween [Video]


Andre McSween would perform comedy for anyone but his mother.

Music: @MalcolmBarrett & Brandon Scott (@actorbscott) are Sin City With New Soulful Album

Two actors taking their talents to the musical arena, Sin City brings the funk and tight rhymes to blow your mind.

Respect: Happy Birthday, Richard Pryor (1940-2005)

We stop to honor the life and legacy of perhaps the funniest man to ever step on stage.

Music: Virtual Listening Party for Malcolm “Verbal” Barrett TONIGHT at 9PM PST [@malcolmbarrett]

The self-proclaimed nerd and widely acclaimed actor and rapper will be in studio tonight, playing both his new projects.

Music: Malcolm “Verbal” Barrett Virtual Listening Party This Sunday [@malcolmbarrett]

Getting his hyphenate on, actor Malcolm Barrett unleashes Verbal the Rapper in an exclusive event