Increasing the number of nominees in the three biggest categories is a nod toward greater inclusivity, but won't do much to address the industry's larger issues of power and representation.
'Dear White People' creator Justin Simien is among the jurors for the 2018 BAFTA Student Film Awards.
Recording Academy president Neil Portnow exclusively speaks to Billboard about the changes.
The second annual NBA Awards are being handed out Monday night. Winners will receive their trophies at a ceremony hosted by Anthony Anderson. The league's top performers from the 2017-18 season will be honored, while Travis Scott will perform at the show, taking place at the Barker Hangar in Los Angeles and airing live on TNT at 9 p.m. ET.
On Sunday night, the 2018 BET Awards returned to Microsoft Theater to honor the best in black entertainment. Among the night's most memorable moments were a moving acceptance speech from Black Panther director Ryan Coogler, an impromptu rendition of "This is America" by Childish Gambino and a powerful performance by Meek Mill. Read on for more of the BET Awards' most noteworthy bits.
Meek Mill paid tribute to rapper XXXTentacion and Jimmy Wopo, both of whom were killed by gun violence within hours of each other last week, during his performance of new song "Stay Woke" at Sunday night's BET Awards.
The 2018 BET Awards preshow, hosted by Terrence J and Cassie, got an unexpected interruption Sunday night in Los Angeles. In the middle of preshow interviews, which were being broadcast live on BET, security personnel were seen obstructing the camera's shot and apparently telling everyone involved in the production to move.
Sheila E., Yvonne Orji and La La Anthony honored at First BET Her Awards with Brandy hosting and Estelle performing at the Conga Room in downtown Los Angeles.
BET Networks said Thursday that Grammy-winning R&B artist Anita Baker, as well as six humanitarian heroes, will be honored at Sunday’s BET Awards. Waffle House hero James Shaw Jr. and Parkland hero Anthony Borges are among the honorees for the Humanitarian Award.
The Producers Guild of America sets its 2019 awards season timeline with its 30th PGA Awards slated for Jan. 19.
Jane Fonda will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival, it was announced today by Moore, the festival’s founder and president.
NBA star LeBron James, NFL star Tom Brady, the U.S. women's hockey team, NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant, Stanley Cup champion Alex Ovechkin and Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles are among the top nominees for the 2018 ESPY Awards.