Laz Alonso opens up to Black Enterprise about his life on the set, how acting…
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Which one of these actors would you prefer?
Idris Elba is a great choice as the first black James Bond, but he’s not…
By Demetria Irwin
Actor to blaze an international trail for American Airlines site
Laz Alonso has a new gig with popular travel site BlackAtlas.com.
By Chantell Black
The Sparkle casting director shares her advice on how to make a lasting impression in Hollywood
Discovering stars like Laz Alonzo and Columbus Short, Sparkle casting director Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd shares…
By Aliya Ewing
From music videos to major films, the New York casting director has always had an eye for future stars
Sparkle casting director Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd shares her techniques on grooming stars like Jordin Sparks,…
By Aliya Ewing
April 12, 2012
Tags: American Idol, Anthony Anderson, Brooklyn, casting director, Columbus Short, Elaine Williams, Essence, Gabrielle Union, Gravy, Jamal Woolard, Jeffrey Byrd, Jordin Sparks, Julie Hughes, Laz Alonso, Lil Kim, Mara Brock Akil, Michael Kenneth Williams, Naturi Naughton, Salim Akil, Sparkle, Spike Lee, Stomp The Yard, The Cosby Show, The Notorious B.I.G., Tracey Moore, Tracy "Twinkie" Byrd, Tracy Byrd, Twinkie, Whitney Houston
Also: a discussion of a double-standard in media coverage of Barack Obama, and a profile of R&B legend Dionne Warwick
On this week’s edition of Our World with Black Enterprise, with host Marc Lamont Hill,…
February 16, 2012
Tags: Anfernee Hardaway, Barack Obama, Dionne Warwick, Dr. Janet Taylor, HIV/AIDS, janet taylor, Laz Alonso, media bias, Patricia Cesaire, Straw Dogs
With a batch of new and returning programs here's a guide of what needs your support
Every fall the networks release their fall TV lineups, which include a slew of new…
By Starrene Rhett
August 22, 2011
Tags: 2011 Fall TV Preview, A&E, ABC, America's Next Top Model, American Idol, Annie Illonzeh, ANTM, BET, black hollywood, cable television, Charlie's Angels, Columbus Short, Common, Dexter, Drew Barrymore, For Better or Worse, Fox, Hell on Wheels, Hugh Hefner, J.J. Abrams, Jim Caviezel, Kerry Washington, L.A. Reid, Laz Alonso, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Marcus Samuelsson, Melissa Camacho, Michael Emerson, Michael Jai White, Mos Def, Naturi Naughton, NBC, network television, Nicole Scherzinger, Orlando Santos, Paula Abdul, Person of Interest, Playboy, Reed Between the Lines, Showtime, Simon Cowell, Steve Jones, Taraji P. Henson, Tasha Smith, The Chew, The Playboy Club, The X-Factor, Top Chef, Tracee Ellis Ross, TV lineup, Tyler Perry, Tyra Banks, Why Did I Get Married?
Highlights from Bishop T.D. Jakes' Easter premiere of his new movie, Jumping the Broom
Bishop T.D. Jakes invited Black Enterprise down to Dallas for the Easter weekend premiere of…
By Alfred Edmond Jr.
May 3, 2011
Tags: Angela Bassett, Bishop TD Jakes, Deion Sanders, Devon Franklin, Easter, Emmitt Smith, Jump the Broom, Kirk Franklin, Laz Alonso, Loretta Divine, Paula Patton, Robin Thicke, Tracey Edmonds
On-location with the cast of the movie “Miracle at St. Anna,” actors Derek Luke, Michael…
By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group