In her first public words following his death, Nyong'o took to Instagram to share her thoughts about the death of Boseman, who passed early last week at the age of 43 from colon cancer.

April Reign’s #OscarsSoWhite hashtag should be especially relevant for the upcoming 92nd Academy Awards ceremony, and the snubbing of actors and actresses of color appears to be rampant yet again. Fans on Twitter are livid after Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o was passed over despite her scene-stealing role in Jordan Peele’s Us. Many on Twitter […]

While other artists spew lyrics that degrade brown and dark skin women, Beyonce stepped up and gave us a summer anthem that is uplifting and empowering. Queen Bey dropped The Lion King: The Gift last night and #BlackTwitter (and the rest of the Internet for that matter) can’t stop bumping Brown Skin Girl. Lupita […]

The most anticipated movie of the year ‘Black Panther’ has arrived and in order of Black Panther day actresses Lupita Nyong’o and Letitia Wright drop a freestyle! Check out all the black magic below, Get it ladies!

Gilbert Arenas bashed dark-skinned women–specifically Lupita Nyong’o–before delivering a half-apology. The NBA player landed in hot water with Instagram after attacking dark-skinned women and their right to feel beautiful. It all started when ProBlkThought, posted a message on Instagram, stating, “Dear Black Girl, You don’t have to be mixed to be beautiful.” What could possibly […]

The cast of Black Panther put on their running shoes to do their epic take on The Get Out Challenge. Not long after Get Out hit theaters at the end of February (rounding out Black History Month), it didn’t take long for the internet to take hold and create a meme. Thus was born the […]

The "Queen of Katwe" star showed off her sultry side—and her abs.

Plus, Lupita Nyong'o teams up with Soular to provide study lights to children without electricity in Africa and three Black women are awarded the MacArthur Genius Grant.