Media Questions Of The Week

Is Will Smith’s legacy tainted by the slapping incident at the Oscars with Chris Rock? 



Is Eddie Murphy really going to portray George Clinton in a biopic about the funk leader’s life?

Media Questions Of The Week


Will the Academy Awards new diversity requirements for Best Picture eligibility be sufficient for combating institutional racism in the movie industry? 

Which magazine denied the Mowry sisters the cover because they are Black? 


Is the new Instagram algorithm only for macro-influencers and celebrities?

Janelle Monáe Performs At The Oscars

[youtube id=”O6Rt06Xwl4w”] Watch Janelle Monáe perform “Come Alive” at The Oscars. She is joined by a troupe of dancers, horn players and Billy Porter. Her almost six-minute performance woke up the audience and brought them to their feet with a standing ovation when she was done. 

Media Questions Of The Week

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – FEBRUARY 24: Mahershala Ali accepts the Actor in a Supporting Role award for ‘Green Book’ onstage during the 91st Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on February 24, 2019 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Why did Mahershala Ali win the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in Green Book if he was cast as the main character, jazz pianist Don Shirley?

Will Tommy Boy put together a reasonable contract to pay De La Soul a fair amount of streaming royalties? 

Why didn’t BET know that DAWN wore her ponytail before Ariana Grande’s?