Browsing Category: Interviews

Unveiling “Diarra from Detroit”: A Candid Conversation with Diarra Kilpatrick [VIDEO]

BET Plus welcomes a refreshing addition to its lineup with “Diarra from Detroit,” a series hailed for its unparalleled originality and creative flair. In our exclusive interview, we sit down with the show’s mastermind, Diarra Kilpatrick, to uncover the inspiration behind “Diarra From Detroit.” Set against the backdrop of Detroit, Kilpatrick’s hometown, the show authentically […]


Inside ‘The League’: A Captivating Conversation with Director Sam Pollard [INTERVIEW]

I had the privilege of speaking with Sam Pollard, the renowned documentary director behind “The League.” This remarkable documentary takes viewers on a dynamic journey through the triumphs and challenges of Negro League baseball, bringing its rich history to life through archival footage and interviews with legendary players. Sam shared how the project came about […]

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‘They Cloned Tyrone’ Director Juel Taylor Talks Inspiration Behind Film [INTERVIEW]

“They Cloned Tyrone” is set to take audiences on a mind-bending journey through the realms of science fiction, comedy, and mystery. With Juel Taylor at the helm, making his feature film directorial debut, this highly anticipated flick brings together a star-studded cast that includes John Boyega, Teyonah Parris, and Jamie Foxx, who also serves as […]

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Exclusive Interview: Tayo Amos Talks TV Directorial Debut with ‘Chicago Fire’ + NBCU’s Landmark Female Forward Directing Program

I had the privilege of speaking with Tayo Amos, the director of this season’s “Chicago Fire,” episode titled “Danger Is All Around.” Tayo’s directorial debut on broadcast TV is a significant milestone, and it was made possible through NBCU’s Female Forward directing program. The program aims to create gender parity in the director’s chair by […]


Exclusive Interview: Josh Bonzie and Jayden Elijah Discuss Their Roles in Hulu’s ‘Saint X’ [NOW STREAMING]

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Josh Bonzie and Jayden Elijah about their roles in the Hulu series ‘Saint X’. ‘Saint X’ is an adaptation of Alexis Schaitkin’s novel of the same name and was developed by developed by Leila Gerstein for Hulu. The series follows the aftermath of a young woman’s mysterious […]

[INTERVIEW] Chester 'Tre' Rogers Talks Balancing His NFL Career and Acting on 'BMF,' Why He's Grateful for Tyler Perry and More

[INTERVIEW] Chester ‘Tre’ Rogers Talks Balancing The NFL and Acting on ‘BMF,’ Why Tyler Perry Changed His Life

Chester “Tre” Rogers is a man of many talents. The 29-year-old wide receiver has been juggling his successful NFL career with his passion for acting, including his recurring role in the hit Starz show “BMF.” Rogers has been interested in acting since he was just 10 years old and has starred in several movie projects, […]