‘Game of Thrones’ Star is Happy Her Natural Hair Stands Out

Nathalie Emmanuel’s decision to wear her natural hairstyle as a professional actress is not only self-affirming, but shows women that it’s possible to be your authentic self in Hollywood. Emmanuel plays Missandei on the widely popular TV show “Game of Thrones,” which airs on HBO (a division of Time Warner, No. 37 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list). […]

@Ava DuVernay to Tell the Story of ‘Central Park Rapists’ @netflix

Writer and director Ava DuVernay will bring to life the stories of Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise — known as the Central Park Five. The five Black and Latino teenagers from Harlem were wrongly convicted of viciously assaulting and raping a white woman, Trisha Meili, in New York City’s […]

@Autodesk and the Urban Arts Collective Launch Hip Hop Architecture Camps

In an effort to inspire more students in underserved communities to consider design fields, the Urban Arts Collective, a non-profit focused on increasing the number of underrepresented groups in S.T.E.A.M. careers (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics), and Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK), the software provider for people who make things, are teaming up to host Hip Hop Architecture Camps in […]

@MsDebbieAllen To Be Honored With A Lifetime Achievement Award At The Gracie Awards

Golden Globe and three-time Emmy Award-winner Debbie Allen will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 42nd Annual Gracie Awards Gala. The event, hosted by The Real's Jeannie Mai, will take place on June 6 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA, the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) announced today. Ms. Allen's daughter, Vivian Nixon, and Grey's Anatomy co-star, Jesse Williams, […]