Art & Culture

Showtime The Chi

Lena Waithe’s ‘The Chi’ Characters Share “Rules of The South Side”

It’s not like we’re not already counting down to January 7th for the series premiere of Lena Waithe‘s self-executive produced The Chi and the writer/actor is making us even more antsy with one-of-a-kind promo for the show. While most shows only share trailer-teasers with sneak peeks of actual scenes, Waithe has decided to give us one-on-one time…

Read More
Also posted in News | Tagged , , | Comments closed
Colin Bey

Beyoncé Presented Colin Kaepernick with Sports Illustrated’s Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

In what has been reported as a “surprise appearance,” Beyoncé dazzled in LaQuan Smith at the Sports Illustrated Awards ceremony where she presented Colin Kaepernick with the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award. She, too, is in the number of us who are proud of and grateful for Colin’s consistently unwavering resistance as expressed in her earnest affirmation…

Read More
Also posted in News | Tagged , , , | Comments closed
SmallBizSatDay

10 Brands to Support During Small Business Saturday

By now you’ve probably gotten tons of holiday deal/promo emails from nearly all major retailers. But amidst the Black Friday and Cyber Monday doorbusters, Saint Heron wishes to show some love to Small Business Saturday with a list of some of our favorite indiepreneur brands. From body care to sustainable underwear, you’ll find the perfect…

Read More
Also posted in News | Comments closed
Solange CK 1

Solange Curates & Stars In New Calvin Klein Campaign: “Our Family. Our Music” #MyCalvins

Today Calvin Klein released their newest campaign: “Our Family. Our Music” #MYCALVINS”. The first rollout of the campaign was curated and stars our very own, Solange alongside her chosen musical family of singers/songwriters: Kelela, Kindness, Dev Hynes, and Caroline Polachek. The group was hand-picked by Solange herself and photographed by Willy Vanderperre. “The evolved #MYCALVINS concept…

Read More
Also posted in News, Style | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Chance The Rapper

Watch Chance The Rapper Host A Special Thanksgiving Episode of SNL

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, who better to help ring-in the holiday cheer than Chance The Rapper?! Over the weekend, he made his second appearance on Saturday Night Live, marking his debut as the show’s host with an opening monologue themed around Turkey Day. Shortly after taking the stage, the Chicago emcee/activist made a pledge to donate…

Read More
Also posted in News | Tagged , | Comments closed
Dave Chappelle - Deep in the Heart of Texas (2017)

ICYMI: Dave Chappelle’s Third Netflix Special Arrives New Year’s Eve

It’s been an awesome year for comedy with the return of Dave Chappelle and it’s going to end with just as much of a bang. The comedian’s third and final Netflix stand-up special arrives on December 31st. The first two (released back in March) provided everything we’ve missed from the beloved comic and with high…

Read More
Also posted in News | Tagged , , , | Comments closed
tiffanyhaddish1

Tiffany Haddish Lands Two More Movie Deals

Since her scene-stealing role in Girls Trip, Tiffany Haddish has been racking up win after win. She recently scored a book deal and according to IMDB she also has 2 films in post-production and one in pre-production. Now, per Variety, news of Tiffany’s dried ink for The Kitchen and The Temp are confirmed. Based on a DC Comic,…

Read More
Also posted in News | Tagged , , | Comments closed
Books

14 Books to Add to Your Library

It’s the time of year where most of us prefer to stay inside enveloped in the comforting warmth of our bed linens. But when TGIT takes its usual winter hiatus and Black-ish (and all of our other favorite shows) season ends, boredom creeps in and fast. Instead of letting your desperation for adventure drag you…

Read More
Also posted in News | Comments closed
Lena Waithe

ICYMI: Lena Waithe Named Out Magazine’s Artist of the Year

We are so very excited to see Lena Waithe‘s ascension into the much deserved spotlight that is steadily getting brighter. The actress and writer was recently named Out Magazine’s Artist of the Year, only the most recent accomplishment since her historic win at the Emmy’s for Master of None‘s “Thanksgiving Episode.” Hailing from the Windy…

Read More
Also posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Comments closed
tiffany-haddish-snl

Tiffany Haddish To Make History As Upcoming Host of Saturday Night Live

Black women are shining brightly this year. 2017 has been THE year for so many and comedian Tiffany Haddish is amongst the successful. Haddish captured our hearts and made us cry laughing in this year’s hit film Girls Trip, and she is back again proving, “she ready,” as she would say. Hosting tonight’s episode of NBC’s Saturday Night Live,…

Read More
Also posted in News | Tagged , , | Comments closed
Joekenneth DYAD2

Joekenneth Museau’s ‘Days After Your Departure’ is 140 Pages of Light

Joekenneth‘s intimate Days After Your Departure book is now officially available. We first told you about the emotively arresting work back in May when we were already in awe of it, unfinished. Through poems, prose and photographs (credited to Rog Walker), the Brooklyn-based poet and author chronicles the four years immediately following his mother’s untimely death.…

Read More
Also posted in News | Tagged , , | Comments closed
Lion King Movie

Disney Confirms Beyoncé and Donald Glover Will Star in The Lion King

In a pretty laid-back, but break the Internet-style announcement, Disney casually confirmed the full cast for the live-action The Lion King movie remake. Although rumors were swirling for quite some time, we can now rest assured that Beyoncé is our new Nala and Donald Glover is our new Simba. The irreplaceable James Earl Jones will enchant us…

Read More
Also posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Comments closed