Netflix Issues Statement After Dave Chappelle Attack: “We Strongly Defend the Right of Stand-Up Comedians”

After Dave Chappelle was attacked at the Hollywood Bowl on Tuesday, Netflix has issued a statement, calling for the protection… Read More

May 5, 2022

D’Angelo Performed at Dave Chappelle’s ‘Netflix Is A Joke’ Fest

During the inaugural Netflix Is A Joke festival, on Saturday, D'Angelo took the stage at the Hollywood Bowl during Dave… Read More

May 2, 2022

Lee Daniels Has Apologized to Mo’Nique After Longtime Feud

Lee Daniels and Mo'Nique have mended their differences after a 13-year feud, with Daniels giving the actress a role in… Read More

April 4, 2022

Dave Chappelle is Returning to Netflix With New Series, ‘Home Team’

Chappelle's Home Team will feature four veteran comedians selected by Dave Chappelle himself Even throughout it all, Netflix is still… Read More

February 18, 2022

In Netflix’s ‘jeen-yuhs,’ We Get an Intimate Examination of the Old Kanye West

Netflix's three part documentary 'jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy' is an intimate look at how Kanye West became one of the… Read More

February 16, 2022

Neff Davis Is Ready To Start Her Filmmaking Career After Helping Create ‘Inventing Anna’

"What I love about this story is how Shonda Rhimes shows the classism and some of the racism, and how… Read More

February 11, 2022

Watch the Final Trailer For Netflix’s Epic Kanye West Documentary, ‘jeen-yuhs’

Netflix has released the latest trailer for the epic Kanye West documentary jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy. The legend of Kanye… Read More

February 4, 2022

Netflix Unveiled 2022 Movie Slate & It’s Jam-Packed

Netflix unveiled their upcoming original films, with Jennifer Lopez, Jamie Foxx, Jason Momoa and more in starring roles. We're just… Read More

February 3, 2022

‘Ozark’ Has Turned Ruth Langmore Into TV’s Most Likable White Hip-Hop Head

Ozark frequently uses '90s hip-hop to define Ruth Langmore, one of its most popular characters. The end result is a character… Read More

January 27, 2022

Kanye West’s New “Heaven and Hell” Video is Actually Just a Gap Commercial

The visual for Kanye West DONDA track "Heaven and Hell" premiered last night on ESPN during the NCAA football championship… Read More

January 11, 2022

Patton Oswalt Apologizes For Posting Photo With Longtime Friend Dave Chappelle

After posting a New Year's Eve photo alongside Dave Chappelle, Patton Oswalt has apologized to the trans community while offering… Read More

January 3, 2022

Okayplayer’s 15 Best TV Shows of 2021

Some of the best television this year featured intense storytelling, witty one-liners, and joy-filled moments. These are the best TV… Read More

December 28, 2021

Black TV Is Everywhere In The Age Of Streaming

Where Black TV used to only be a handful of places, now it's everywhere and harder than ever to keep… Read More

December 27, 2021

The Live-Action ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Reboot Gets Axed By Netflix After One Season

Less than a month after premiering the live-action version of the space western series Cowboy Bebop, Netflix has cancelled the… Read More

December 10, 2021

Dave Chappelle Will Headline Netflix’s Inaugural Comedy Festival

Just two months after releasing 'The Closer,' Dave Chappelle rejoins Netflix as headliner of its 11-day stand-up comedy special. This… Read More

December 6, 2021

Dave Chappelle’s High School Is Still Going To Rename A Theater After Him

Dave Chappelle is still going to have a theater named after him, according to a statement from the Duke Ellington… Read More

November 29, 2021