Entertainment

5 Female Vocalists that More People Should Be Aware of


Monday, October 29, 2018

Despite the fact that the pop charts are still dominated by men, and according to USC News, songwriting and producing are roles predominantly occupied by men, there is no denying the contributions women have made to the music industry. Just ask Mariah Carey, who has 18 number-one hit singles on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart, ...

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: The Worst Musical on Broadway


Thursday, October 25, 2018

As a musical fanatic and a huge Gene Wilder fan, I was absolutely ecstatic to see Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on Broadway. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory was a large part of my childhood and still is one of my favorite movies of all time. I couldn’t wait to see what kind of ...

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Top 5 Transgender Characters That Have Made an Impact


Thursday, October 18, 2018

It really is amazing how far we have come as a society when it comes to media representation of the LGBT community. While gay and lesbian characters have long been represented on television and film, the shift to include transgender characters has only recently occurred. Up until the early 2010s, there were virtually no trans ...

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Christine Toy Johnson Wants You to Join Her In Imagining a Wider World


Monday, October 15, 2018

Christine Toy Johnson is a busy woman. She can presently be seen in no less than three vastly different projects – Iron Fist, You, and Come from Away. The actress, playwright, and director clearly relishes each of her crafts, approaching every aspect of her work with unparalleled creative insight and reflection. But perhaps Christine’s most ...

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Jennifer Hudson Discusses Her Dream Role as Aretha Franklin

Jennifer Hudson Discusses Her Dream Role as Aretha Franklin


Thursday, September 27, 2018

Entertainment News alert: Actress and singer Jennifer Hudson discusses her dream role as Aretha Franklin on an episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show. At the beginning of 2018, it was announced that Hudson would be starring as Franklin, the unprecedented Queen of Soul. Now Hudson has gone on to say how much the role means ...

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Natalie Paul: From Center Stage to the Big Screen


Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Natalie Paul is absolutely inspirational. She went from stage acting with theatre groups such as The Classical Theatre of Harlem to writing and directing her own short films, Everything Absolutely and Sweet Tea. Now, she’s an incredible film actor who has taken on roles in Crown Heights, The Deuce, Show Me a Hero, and most ...

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