Hollywood by Choice


Jim Kelly dies of cancer

I was saddened to hear the news that actor and martial arts expert Jim Kelly had died of cancer, because back in the day he was one of my cinematic heroes.

What happens to Will Smith after “After Earth”?

For the past 20 years or so, from “Independence Day” (1996) and the “Men in Black” franchise, beginning in 1997 right up to the present, A-list actor Will Smith has been delivering blockbuster summer films at the box office.

Winfrey and Perry: a match made at OWN

We all know that Tyler Perry and Oprah Winfrey are BFFs, and as far as I’m concerned he is instrumental in bringing a new kind of audience to her network.

Kirk Franklin set for BET Experience at L.A. Live

Get ready for the BET Experience at L.A. Live downtown on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 28-30. It will be a weekend that will rock your soul. And speaking of soul, prepare yourself for some soul-saving performances when BET’s “Sunday ...

Television journalists acknowledge the best and brightest

Although the official awards season is several months down the line, some of the best and brightest are being honored by television journalists.