‘Passing’ Trailer: Not All Is Black And White In Netflix Drama Starring Tessa Thompson And Ruth Negga

The Rebecca Hall-directed Passing may be based on a book written by Nella Larsen in 1929, but the topic is quite relevant in the 21st century. The story follows two Black women, Irene Redfield (Tessa Thompson) and Clare Kendry (Ruth Negga), who can “pass” as white but...

#EmmysSoWhite: Let’s Stop Acting Surprised That People Of Color Were Wildly Ignored At This Year’s Emmys Ceremony

"Congratulations to Michaela Coel and Michaela Coel only" was a popular tweet (or a variation of) circulating around this last night during the 73rd Annual Emmy Awards telecast and well into this morning. Why, you ask? BECAUSE SHE WAS ONE OF THE FEW PEOPLE OF COLOR TO...

Justin Chon Talks Impact Of ‘Blue Bayou’ And What Real-Life Adoptees Facing Deportation Thought Of The Family Drama

SPOILER ALERT: This interview contains minor details about Blue Bayou. Read at your own risk! With Blue Bayou, actor and filmmaker Justin Chon isn't just giving us a family drama, he is giving a bookend to a family saga that's epic in emotion but very intimate in...