Tracee Ellis Ross

JAY-Z Says He’s Not Retiring But He’s Also Not Actively Making Music

In a sneak peek at season two of Kevin Hart's Hart to Hart, JAY-Z opens up about the possibility of… Read More

July 14, 2022

Ice Cube Signs Multi-Picture Production TV & Film Deal

Twenty-seven years after Ice Cube founded media company Cube Vision, the rapper and entrepreneur has signed a new multi-picture production… Read More

May 12, 2022

Oscars 2022 Nominations: ‘Dune,’ ‘Summer of Soul’ & Will Smith Are the Big Winners

On Tuesday morning, Tracee Ellis Ross and Leslie Jordan announced the Oscars 2022 nominations ahead of next month's 94th Academy… Read More

February 8, 2022

How ‘Girlfriends’ Paved the Way For Black Women on Modern TV

 With Mara Brock Akil’s Girlfriends coming to Netflix, we got three Black women culture writers to dissect the legacy… Read More

September 11, 2020

Mara Brock Akil Announces Netflix Development Deal, Set To Create New Scripted Projects

This announcement is fitting as Akil's series Girlfriends officially lands on the streaming platform on Friday, September 11. Mara Brock… Read More

September 9, 2020

Tracee Ellis Ross Opened the AMA’s With an Epic Dance Routine

  https://twitter.com/TraceeEllisRoss/status/1049830342482321408 Now thats how you open an awards show. Tracee Ellis Ross kicked off the 2018 American Music Awards and… Read More

October 10, 2018

‘There Were Never Any Threats’: Tracee Ellis Ross Addresses ‘Black-ish’ Pay Gap Claims

UPDATE: Tracie Ellis Ross has since responded to reports saying that she was considering cutting appearances on black-ish if she does not… Read More

January 22, 2018

‘She Is Who She Is’: Read Tracee Ellis Ross’ Beautiful Essay Honoring Michelle Obama

Tracee Ellis Ross has penned an essay honoring former first lady of the United States Michelle Obama. WATCH: 'We Had A… Read More

October 24, 2017

Golden Globes 2017: See All Of Tonight’s Winners

The 2017 Golden Globes are in the record books, and black Hollywood took home lots of the evening's most prestigious… Read More

January 8, 2017

Emmys 2016: See Okayplayer’s Predictions For The Winners

The Emmys come on at 5 p.m. on ABC Sunday night, and it seems like every year, television is becoming… Read More

September 18, 2016

Tracee Ellis Ross Is The 1st Black Woman In 30 Years To Snag A Best Comedy Actress Emmy Nom

This Sunday we will find out if Tracee Ellis Ross will be the winner of this year's Emmy for Outstanding… Read More

September 15, 2016