Mellody Hobson

Mellody Hobson and George Lucas Plan to Purchase Ebony and Jet Archives

Mellody Hobson and George Lucas

In an effort to save the historic publications, business mogul Mellody Hobson and her husband, Star Wars filmmaker George Lucas, filed a court motion seeking control of the Ebony and Jet archives. It was a just weeks ago that Johnson Publishing Co. (JPC), the owner of the Ebony and Jet archives filed for bankruptcy. Johnson […]

Comedian Arsenio Hall Will Host “BET Honors”

Arsenio Hall BET Honors

Comedian Arsenio Hall will host the ninth annual BET Honors premiering February 23rd on BET. The star-studded night will honor five distinguished African Americans performing at exceptional levels in the areas of art, music, theater, technology and business. The ceremony will be taped on Saturday, January 23rd at the historic Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C. […]