“Hamilton’s America” was watched by more than 3.6 million viewers during its premiere on Friday, October 21 – Sunday, October 23 2016. “Hamilton’s America” also served as the kick off for the 2016 PBS Arts Fall Festival.
Beth Hoppe, Chief Programming Executive and General Manager, General Audience Programming, PBS. “The success of this documentary is a reflection of the tremendous collaboration between the teams at WNET, GREAT PERFORMANCES, Radical Media, PBS and our member stations, who worked together to ensure that viewers of all ages could enjoy this film across all media platforms. We are especially grateful to Lin-Manuel Miranda, who has championed PBS and provided great [...]
Chicago native rapper/actor Common has really been busy lately – from music to acting to producing. Earlier this week Common showed his appreciation for Solange’s album – A Seat at the Table which is still the No. 1 album in the country by adding an unofficial verse to one of the songs “Cranes in the Sky”. Though Common’s verse is unofficial we can only hope and pray that Solo as she is affectionately called will adopt the verse as the official remix.
Common has also teased us with the announcement of his forthcoming LP, Black America [...]
Actress, activist, wife, and one of the most powerful women on the scene, Gabrielle Union star of BET’s BEING MARY JANE chats with ESSENCE for their annual women’s issue about Hollywood, sports, 90s R&B and her current film THE BIRTH OF A NATION and her upcoming film, ALMOST CHRISTMAS !
“I’m at an age where my ego doesn’t live and die by how many lines I have,” says the 43-year-old stunner, who’s rocking Lanvin, Diane von Furstenberg and Michael Kors Collection in her cover story. “There’s more to life than line counting.”
Check out the story here: http://www.essence.com/celebrity/gabrielle-union-essence-cover-november
Don’t forget, #ALMOST CHRISTMAS [...]