Essence Magazine will honor Tiffany Haddish, Lena Waithe, Danai Gurira and Tessa Thompson at their 2018 Black Women in Hollywood event in March:  “ESSENCE is proud to continue our year-round celebration of excellence among Black women with our eleventh annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards. Held each year just ahead of the Academy Awards, the Black Women […]

Lena Waithe, contributing writer and actor for comedy series “Master of None,” made a huge impact at the Emmys with her historic win:   “Lena Waithe has made Emmy history as the first African-American woman to win for comedy writing. Waithe won for co-writing the “Thanksgiving” episode of “Master of None” with series co-creator and star, […]

Showtime recently released a full trailer for the upcoming drama ‘The Chi,’ created and executive produced by Emmy award winner Lena Waithe:  “It’s finally here! Showtime has officially released the first full trailer of Lena Waithe’s (Emmy Award Winner, Master of None) upcoming Showtime drama The Chi.  The series is created and executive produced by Waithe, […]