Being woke is about "being there for each other in a time of need," she said.
Creator Ava DuVernay took on issues of masculinity in the black community.
Picture this. Last Friday morning I was driving down the interstate in Atlanta with my sunroof back, my windows cracked, and
"I can’t afford ‘Underground,’” she said.
You may want to sit down.
The filmmaker talks diversity and the power of art in ESSENCE.
Hulk smash the Hollywood patriarchy.
"It's the scarlet letter than continues to follow people."
"All of a sudden you saw a very, very narrow portrayal of the African-American experience on the bookshelf," Natalie Baszile explained.
The actress said her black female character is "fully-fleshed out."