Joe Morton shares the altruistic vision behind Ta-Nehisi Coates’ HBO special, ‘Between the World and Me’

Joe Morton is one of the stars helping to bring to life Ta-Nehisi Coates’ award-winning 2015 New York Times bestseller Between the World and Me, which has been adapted into an HBO special. The film, which also features appearances by Mahershala Ali, Angela Bassett and Oprah Winfrey, follows a father's letter to his adolescent... Read More.

Bobby Brown Jr., son of Bobby Brown, dead at 28

Bobby Brown Jr., the son of singer Bobby Brown and Kim Ward, died Wednesday at the age of 28.   The death was confirmed by the "My Prerogative" singer's eldest son, Landon Brown, who paid tribute to his little brother. "I love you forever King," the 34-year-old singer-songwriter shared on 

Nas explores the legacy of cannabis on BET’s new special, ‘Smoke: Marijuana + Black America’

Multi-platinum rapper and entrepreneur Nas will serve as narrator and executive producer of BET's new documentary, Smoke: Marijuana + Black America. Produced by Swirl Films, the two-hour special will explore the booming cannabis industry and its cultural, social, economic and legal impact on American society and the Black community, juxtaposed against the... Read More.