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Phylicia Rashad Named College of Fine Arts Dean at Howard University

Howard University has named actor and stage director Phylicia Rashad as Dean of its recently established College of Fine Arts. Rashad, who is an alumna of the University, will report to…

‘Between the World and Me’: TV Review

Oprah Winfrey, Angela Bassett and Mahershala Ali star in Kamilah Forbes' page-to-stage-to-HBO adaptation of 'Between the World and Me,' Ta-Nehisi Coates' bestseller about Black struggle.

‘Black Box’: Film Review

Mamoudou Athie and Phylicia Rashad star in 'Black Box,' a sci-fi thriller about a memory retrieval experiment that goes haywire, one of eight genre films premiering on Amazon under the 'Welcome to…

American Slavery Project to Hold Virtual Juneteenth ‘Black Women and the Ballot’ Presentation

American Slavery Project (ASP) is partnering with more than a dozen theater companies for a presentation of 'Black Women and the Ballot,' a collection of three short radio plays that will be…

Jamie Foxx Tries to Return to Earth and Regain Control of His Body in ‘Soul’ Trailer

Jamie Foxx sets out on a mission to bring his soul back to his body in the trailer for Pixar's 'Soul,' which also features the voices of Tina Fey, Questlove, Phylicia Rashad and Daveed Diggs.

Tyler Perry Netflix Thriller Trailer: Crystal Fox Fights to Prove She Didn’t Kill Husband

The first trailer for Tyler Perry's Netflix film 'A Fall from Grace' follows a woman who fights to prove she didn't murder her husband. Crystal Fox, Phylicia Rashad, Bresha Webb, Mehcad Brooks…

Jamie Foxx Encourages Others to Pursue Passions in Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Teaser Trailer

Jamie Foxx encourages others to follow their dreams in the teaser trailer for Pixar's 'Soul.' Tina Fey, Questlove, Phylicia Rashad and Daveed Diggs round out the voice cast for the upcoming film, in…

Phylicia? Rashad on ATX Festival Honor, ‘Cosby Show’s’ TV Absence and Avoiding “Frivolous” Roles

Phylicia? Rashad talks about receiving the Award in Television Excellence at the Austin Television Festival on June 7 and 'Cosby Show's' TV absence.

Phylicia Rashad to Make Broadway Directing Debut With ‘Blue’

The Tony-winning actress previously starred in Charles Randolph-Wright's comedy about a wealthy Southern black family, set to an original jazz and soul score by Nona Hendryx.

‘Our Lady of 121st Street’: Theater Review

Phylicia Rashad directs this revival of 'Our Lady of 121st Street,' the 2002 play by Stephen Adly Guirgis, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of 'Between Riverside and Crazy' and 'The Motherf—ker With…

Phylicia Rashad and Debbie Allen Want to Star in a Remake of ‘What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?’

The superstar sisters were honored last night at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts by Halle Berry, Shonda Rhimes, Common, Lee Daniels and many others.

‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’: Theater Review

Annaleigh Ashford, Danny Burstein, Phylicia Rashad and Kristine Nielsen appear in this Shakespeare in the Park production of the classic comedy, 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.'