<b>  THE AWARD-WINNING DOCUMENTARY "QUIET STORM: THE RON ARTEST STORY" PREMIERES MAY 31</b>
THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED DOCUMENTARY "QUIET STORM: THE RON ARTEST STORY PREMIERES ON SHOWTIME MAY 31 AT 10 P.M. (ET/PT).
THE AWARD-WINNING DOCUMENTARY "QUIET STORM: THE RON ARTEST STORY" PREMIERES MAY 31

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

The award-winning documentary “Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story” is based on the turbulent life of Ron Artest, one of the NBA's most controversial figures.

Directed by Johnny Sweet (“Vick”) and written by journalist Tom Friend, “Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story” is produced by Bleacher Report and premieres on Showtime May 31 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

Winner of “Best Documentary” at the 2019 Santa Barbara Film Festival, “Quiet Storm: The Ron Artest Story” shines a spotlight on the polarizing athlete who was...





<b>"ALADDIN" ARRIVES AT THE SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY CENTER THEATER MAY 15-JUNE 2</B>
THE MAGICAL MUSICAL "ALADDIN" COMING TO THE SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY CENTER THEATER MAY 15-JUNE 2.
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"ALADDIN" ARRIVES AT THE SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY CENTER THEATER MAY 15-JUNE 2

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

Tickets for the long-awaited engagement of Disney’s "Aladdin" are now on sale. The hit Broadway musical will begin performances at Sacramento Community Center Theater from May 15-June 2.

Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions, under the direction of Thomas Schumacher, the show features music by Tony Award and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken (“Beauty and the Beast,” “Newsies,” “Sister Act”), lyrics by...




\"WHEN THEY SEE US\" DEBUTS ON NETFLIX MAY 31</b>
EMMY AWARD WINNING DIRECTOR/WRITER AVA DUVERNAY'S NEW MINI-SERIES "WHEN THEY SEE US" PREMIERES ON NETFLIX MAY 31.
"WHEN THEY SEE US" DEBUTS ON NETFLIX MAY 31

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

The four-part mini-series, “When They See Us” from Academy Award nominee and two-time Emmy Award Winner, Ava DuVernay, “TV’s “Queen Sugar”) premieres May 31 on Netflix.

Based on a true story that gripped the country, "When They See Us" will chronicle the notorious case of five teenagers of color, labeled the Central Park Five, who were convicted of a rape they did not commit.

"In 1989, five black and brown teen boys were wrongly accused of a crime they did not commit and branded The Central Park Five, a moniker that has followed them since that time," explains DuVernay. “In 2019, our series gives the five men a platform to finally raise their voices...






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HALLE BERRY IS A FORCE TO BE RECKONED WITH IN THE HIT MOVIE "JOHN WICK 3" AND ON THE RED CARPET TOO WHERE SHE INSISTED ON GIVING INTERVIEWS TO BLACK JOURNALISTS.
HALLE BERRY: ‘I CAN’T SKIP’ THE BLACK REPORTERS

By: Richard Prince--"Journal-isms"

“For any Black folks who work in media, you know the struggle of getting access to celebrities — even other Black celebrities,” NewsOne reported May 16. “In press rooms or red carpets there are usually only one or two Black reporters and they are pushed all the way in back.

Thankfully, Oscar winner Halle Berry refused to ignore Black reporters and she is getting some rightful...