The university attended by John Wayne will remove an exhibit honouring the star in view of 'promoting antiracist cultural values and experiences'
Will Smith has spoken about the racial abuse he was subjected to at the hands of the police while growing up in Philadelphia.
The 73-year-old actor said the new movie will attempt to deal with the changing landscape and controversy around policing.
With stars like Tina Fey, Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon apologizing and shows like "Community," "The Golden Girls" and "Scrubs" deleting episodes featuring blackface, Hollywood is finally beginning to reckon with one of its most insidious comedic tropes.
Will Smith is to team up with director Antoine Fuqua for Emancipation, a drama based on real story of a slave who escaped a Louisiana plantation to freedom during the American Civil War.
After temporarily removing iconic movie Gone With The Wind from its streaming platform last week, HBO has revealed how it will reintroduce the title to its catalogue.
Amid backdrop of Black Lives Matter protests, and 5 years after #OscarsSoWhite controversy, Motion Picture Academy to make "new representation and inclusion standards" part of Oscar consideration.
White celebrities are vowing to call out racist jokes and "not turn a blind eye" to injustice in a new campaign.
Cops, the true-crime docu-series that has run on US TV for 31 years, has been axed by the Paramount Network in the wake of the worldwide Black Lives Matter protests.
HBO's new streaming platform HBO Max has temporarily removed Gone With The Wind from its service over its outdated depiction of the American south during slavery.
'The Help' proved controversial after its release, with even star Viola Davis criticising its portrayal of history.
The British actor has won plaudits after he spoke out against racism in the wake of the death of George Floyd.