As a form of peaceful protest against Georgia’s recent “heartbeat” abortion law, Tiffany Haddish has used her platform to take a stand with women, along with a few other celebrities. Many have questioned Haddish’s recent decision to forgo her June 22nd show in Atlanta, GA scheduled at the Fox Theatre. She has explained that her decision […]
Last week at the 23rd annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) in Miami Beach, aspireTV hosted its inaugural Evening of Ambiance. The exclusive event was held at the beautifully restored art deco chic Betsy Hotel. Nestled directly on Ocean Drive, an intimate group gathered at the vintage-luxe space for a carefully curated experience. Melanin, laughter and […]
We sat down with Nakia Stephens, the award-winning screenwriter and producer who, through her independent screenwriting label Damn Write Originals, has partnered with aspireTV to bring a fresh slate of honest, contemporary African-American centered stories to the world. Born and raised in Atlanta, GA, the Savannah State University alumna used her HBCU education in Mass […]
Next up, Netflix joins the wave of tapping into the African influence with their latest collaboration with Triggerfish Animation, an award-winning South African studio and production company CAKE.
The wait is over… almost. The countdown is on and we’re just a few months away from the Season Two of Unboxed with Nikki Chu.
It’s been 28 years since Cuba Gooding Jr. screamed out “RICKKKKKY!!!!!!!!” and our hearts dropped into our stomachs as Morris Chestnut’s character was gunned down. You don’t need to speak the name of the film because if you know you know. We have creative architect John Singleton to thank for essentially crafting the storylines of […]
April 17 in conjunction with the film release, Homecoming: The Live Albumwas dropped and on this day in history all planned productivity ceased.
aspireTV recently had the pleasure of attending a very special event at the illustrious Spelman College – the birthplace of black girl magic, but I digress – with the star-studded cast of the new comedy, Little.
Entertainment giant Billboard faces backlash after removing new song, Old Town Road, by a young black artist from their country charts listing. Lil Nas X is his name and fusing a mixture of country and rap sounds is his game. The music newcomer caused a stir last week when his new single, Old Town Road, […]