by Julie Walker onJanuary 25, 2013
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete director says he's glad Sundance gives offbeat films a chance.
by Hillary Crosley onJanuary 20, 2013
The Gangster Squad star has stayed under the radar; playing a superhero in two new films may change that.
by Nsenga Burton onMarch 7, 2011
In calling out black Hollywood for being "lazy," The Adjustment Bureau star is ignoring the record of mainstream Hollywood -- and his own career.
March 4, 2011
Anthony Mackie shines in this big-budget love story.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onMarch 3, 2011
On tonight's Tavis Smiley Show, the actor defends his position and says we "can't look at the business from a black perspective."
by Helena Andrews onFebruary 28, 2011
The hosts were young, people tweeted and an f-bomb was dropped, but in the end, Hollywood's big night was the same old ancient awards ritual.
by Helena Andrews onFebruary 22, 2011
Mackie, who stars alongside Matt Damon in The Adjustment Bureau, talks to The Root about his complicated character and whether a man and a woman can be meant for each other.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onFebruary 1, 2011
Don't adjust your magazine. Two black actors grace this year's "New Hollywood" issue.
by Nsenga Burton onDecember 14, 2010
Young director Tanya Hamilton has attracted major buzz for her new film, Night Catches Us. She talked to The Root about getting Kerry Washington, Anthony Mackie and the Roots involved in her project and what it's like being a black female director.
by Salamishah Tillet onDecember 2, 2010
Starring Anthony Mackie and Kerry Washington, Tanya Hamilton's moving debut takes us back to 1976, when Jimmy Carter was about to be president, funk was king and the Black Panthers were trying to pick up the pieces.
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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