Orange is the New Black

Danielle Brooks. In character. Black woman with Afro wearing blue prison uniform and white long sleeve t-shirt as she stands in front of brick wall.

‘OITNB’ Star Danielle Brooks Talks Taystee and Fighting for Justice

As fans binge the final season, the actress contemplates her character’s growth: “I think it’s just a matter of time for the system to change, and for Taystee to get the justice that she deserves.”

Black woman in black dress next to Black woman in white and grey dress next to Black woman in pink dress holding teal award statue against purple and green background

Black Thespian Excellence Shines at SAG Awards

The “Hidden Figures” cast, Viola Davis, Denzel Washington and Mahershala Ali dominated the film awards. 

Courtney B. Vance holding golden award statue in black tuxedo with white shirt against black background

Stars Of Color Clean Up at Emmy Awards

The cast of “The People v. O.J. Simpson,” Regina King, Aziz Ansari, Rami Malek and more held it down for performers of color with notable wins at last night’s Emmy ceremony.

Jimmy Fallon, President Barack Obama and Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter, dressed in blazers, purple background

President Obama Slams Donald Trump Over Sultry Slow Jams on 'The Tonight Show'

Obama also discussed leaving office and the 2016 election with host Jimmy Fallon during his “Tonight Show” appearance.

Two police officers in riot gear run in front of a black, blue and white police vehicle

New Season of 'Orange is The New Black' Will Tackle Officer Violence Against Black Inmates

The Netflix show will return June 17.

Diane Guerrero Talks About Family's Deportation in These Audio Excerpts From New Memoir

“In the Country We Love” hit bookshelves on May 3. 

WATCH: OITNB Star Diane Guerrero Protests Hate, Describes Parents' Deportation

The actress describes her story in a new video from the Immigrant Legal Resource Center. 

Uzo Aduba, Idris Elba and More Sweep #SAGsSoBlack

Is this the Screen Actors Guild’s response to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy? 

Netflix Announces Premiere Dates For 'The Get Down,' 'Orange is the New Black' and More

Now you’ve got even more reasons to stay in this year. 

Viola Davis Makes History and More From The Emmys

The prolific actress made history by becoming the first black woman to win the Best Actress in a Drama Series award at the Emmys last night, delivering a life-getting speech for the ages, and facing inappropriate accusations from another actress. Oh, and other great and not-so-great things happened too. 

SAG Awards: Viola Davis, 'Orange is the New Black' Show Racial Diversity Matters

Or, as Davis said backstage: “We want to see ourselves.”

SAG Surprises? 'Selma' Shut Out of Nominations

But Viola Davis is among this year’s nominees.

Watch Laverne Cox and bell hooks Talk About Feminism and Pop Culture

The two had a wide-ranging conversation about feminism, pop culture and “Orange is the New Black.”

'Orange is the New Black' Adds Another Black Corrections Officer

Get ready for season three.

Orange is the New Purple? Dascha Polanco Debuts New Hair at Fashion Week

The “Orange is the New Black” star is turning plenty of heads at New York Fashion Week thanks to her purple hair.

Uzo Aduba Wins First Creative Arts Emmy for 'Orange is the New Black'

She won the award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series.

Laverne Cox Brings 'Orange is the New Black' to Conan O'Brien

She’s got jokes.

Laverne Cox Makes Emmy History

She’s the first transgender actress to be nominated for the award.

Uzo Aduba Never Thought About Changing Her Nigerian Name

“If they can learn to say Tchaikovsky and Michelangelo and Dostoyevsky, they can learn to say Uzoamaka.”

Critics That 'Orange is the New Black' Can't Win Over? The Formerly Incarcerated

One woman who spent four years in state prison reviews Netflix’s big summer hit.