How Sisters Debbie Allen and Phylicia Rashad Built on Their Family’s Artistic Dynasty

On a Sunday afternoon, Debbie Allen mills around the spacious kitchen of her Santa Monica home, holding her first grandchild, six-month-old Shiloh, in her arms. Framed posters of the Broadway shows in which she has starred line a wall, reminders that the Tony- and Emmy-winning choreographer, actress, dancer, and director is no ordinary mother but part of a groundbreaking artistic dynasty that includes her sister, … Continue reading How Sisters Debbie Allen and Phylicia Rashad Built on Their Family’s Artistic Dynasty

‘This Is Us’: Where Things Left Off and What to Expect in S4

I just love this show and can’t wait for the start of the new season! ~ V A refresher on what happened with the Pearsons at the end of season three, what happened in the flash-forward and what ground the new episodes are set to cover. The fourth season of This Is Us marks the beginning of the end for the series. Creator Dan Fogelman … Continue reading ‘This Is Us’: Where Things Left Off and What to Expect in S4

Tessa Thompson Is the Heavyweight Champ of Creed II

For me, the mark of true equality will be when we get to be mediocre. I feel like we [Black actors] are all exceptional because you have to be. It will just be nice when you get to be average. ~ Tessa Thompson Tessa Thompson is a superhero, full stop. In the past year alone, she’s starred in Sorry to Bother You, Annihilation, and Creed … Continue reading Tessa Thompson Is the Heavyweight Champ of Creed II

Creed II Trailer #2

OMGawd!!! I cannot wait for this movie. Who’s with me? Synopsis: Under the tutelage of Rocky Balboa, newly crowned light heavyweight champion Adonis Creed faces off against Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago. Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Tessa Thompson, Sylvester Stallone, Phylicia Rashād, Florian Munteanu, Dolph Lundgren Directed By: Steven Caple Jr. ~ Video via Movieclips Trailers US Release Date: November 21, 2018   … Continue reading Creed II Trailer #2