Lena Waithe

The Netflix comedy will shift the focus away from Aziz Ansari's Dev when it returns May 23.
Lena Waithe talks about her experience as a Black person being pulled over by police.
The "Queen & Slim" screenwriter addressed the history of the way Black people are treated by law enforcement.
"It really was a humbling day to marry someone so amazing," the "Queen & Slim" screenwriter said.
"When they go low, we also go low, because that’s how dodgeball works."
The "Master of None" star told the Academy Award winner she needed some of her "Halle Berry juice," which led to a killer pep talk and a big kiss.
The Emmy Award winner's lavender suit paid tribute to the "pioneers who really started this whole thing."
"The Chi" creator recounted an experience she had as an assistant in the early days of her career, during a segment on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
Kiesh and Crystal's viral video on love captured the acclaimed director's attention, along with screenwriter Lena Waithe's support.
The "Master of None" writer and star said, "I hope it’s somebody black and somebody funny.”
The producer and screenwriter gave a powerful speech at the Black Girls Rock award show.
HBO’s “Insecure” is just one of many genius ways Issa Rae is making room for nuanced portrayals of people of color.
The "Master of None" writer and star said she feels "so free and so happy and so joyful" with her short do.
The series by the "Master of None" co-writer and "The Read" podcaster will follow a young, gay black man navigating "adulthood and responsibility" in NYC.
Mirian, a mother from Honduras, has her story told by Ryan Reynolds, James Franco, Maggie Gyllenhaal and others.
Celebrities teamed up with the ACLU for a video titled "My Name Is Mirian."
Chisholm was the first black woman to be elected to the United States Congress.
The Trevor Project honored the Emmy-winner with the Hero Award.
“This is like my skin. I’m proud to be in it,” she said of her rainbow cape.