Lynn Whitfield

Lynn Whitfield stars as Lady Mae in Greenleaf on OWN. The legendary actress talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about her role on the show and how the cast decided to handle the story line of her character having an illicit relationship with her father. “I said that maybe this could be a healing […]

The season premiere of Greenleaf airs tomorrow, March 15th and Oprah. who serves as the executive producer and cast member on the hit show as Mavis McCready, talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about why she decided to give her character a few issues this season. “I was looking at some of the episodes from last […]

Roland Martin and NewsOne Now were on hand to capture the sights and sounds of this year's Essence Festival.

  Legendary Emmy award-winning actress Lynn Whitfield is one of the stars in Greenleaf, airing on OWN on Wednesday nights. She’s from Baton Rouge and on a recent visit home, spoke to the Aunt of Alton Sterling.   She talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about her role in Greenleaf, how her hometown is recovering since […]

The summer television season is officially in full swing and one of the most anticipated new shows of the season makes its debut on the OWN Network tonight. Greenleaf has all the makings of a show that will have you addicted in no time, thanks to a star-studded cast and a highly entertaining script. Before […]

We’re not sure how this slipped under the radar, but Oprah Winfrey is back on TV. You may remember the last time she was on…

The cast of the long awaited Tupac biopic, All Eyez On Me, continues to add to the cast of the Benny Boom directed film. Last…

A tribute to all the actors and actresses who have brought legends back to life through films.

The Halloween season has just gotten a little bit more spooky with the debut of TV One’s first original horror film The Fright Night Files…

Ruby Dee, movie great, actress and civil rights activist was memorialized Saturday in poetry, dance and song at a well attended Harlem cathedral where Alicia Keys sang her song ‘Superwoman,’ Wynton Marsalis performed a number of moving  trumpet solos, and well-wisher were sent from her former co-star Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte and the White House. […]

Michael Jai White & Lynn Whitfield began production this week on their new GMC movie. GMC has been at the front of creating inspiring movies…