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From TheRoot.com The former South African president, who spent 27 years in prison for fighting apartheid, has died.
Want to know why Jamal Simmons calls writer-director Issa Rae “hilarious”? You’ll find out when you tune in Wednesday, Nov. 27, at 8 p.m. ET to the season 2 premiere of Aspire TV’s The Root 100. The series, co-hosted by Suzanne Malveaux, features Simmons’ up-close interviews with some of the most influential African-American leaders and innovators ages 25 to 45, as selected by our team at The Root.
On November 21st Twitter was all-a-buzz during the latest episode of Scandal, with not just one, but 3 different related hashtags trending at different points during the broadcast. The episode of Scandal was directed by The Root 100 Honoree Ava DuVernay.
The movie stars Jennifer Hudson, Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, Mary J. Blige, Nasir Jones, Tyrese Gibson and Jacob Latimore.
According to the CIAA conference commissioner, all championship weekend events canceled due to altercation.
Manohla Dargis and A. O. Scott, film critics for The New York Times, discuss an international assortment of rising young filmmakers.