Jay Ellis Marries Nina Senicar In Italy

By Terrance Turner July 18, 2022 Actor Jay Ellis married actor and model Nina Senicar last weekend in a picturesque ceremony in Tuscany, Italy. The two held their nuptials at Villa Mangiacane, a 15th century property built by the family of famed Italian author and diplomat Niccolo Machiavelli. All photos courtesy of Vogue. Vogue revealed … Continue reading Jay Ellis Marries Nina Senicar In Italy

“Insecure” Ends With A Jam-Packed Finale

By Terrance Turner Dec. 26, 2021 This recap contains spoilers. Tonight was the final episode of Issa Rae's groundbreaking HBO series "Insecure". In a chaotic, jam-packed finale that stuffed two hours of content into 40 minutes, (almost) everyone somehow ends up on the path they wanted. Issa Rae's remarkable screenplay centered around birthdays -- each … Continue reading “Insecure” Ends With A Jam-Packed Finale

Historic Wave of Black Actors Score Emmy Nominations

Photo via Collider. By Terrance Turner The Primetime Emmy Award nominations were announced today. According to Variety, 35 of the 102 acting nominees are Black -- the most ever. Black actors make up 34.3% of the nominees, which is substantially higher than last year's 19.8%. (In 2018, the percentage was 27.7%, which was a record … Continue reading Historic Wave of Black Actors Score Emmy Nominations

Relationships Revive (And Maybe End?) on a Jam-Packed “Insecure”

Issa (Issa Rae) and Molly (Yvonne Orji) need to talk. (Photo from Wherever-i-look.com.) June 7, 2020 On "Lowkey Trying," tonight's episode of Insecure, relationships are center stage -- some on the verge of dissolving, others beginning anew. After last week's dreamily romantic capsule episode, love is in the air. This episode opens with a blissful … Continue reading Relationships Revive (And Maybe End?) on a Jam-Packed “Insecure”

A Meditation on Happiness, And A Passionate Reunion, on “Insecure”

Photo courtesy of HBOWatch. By Terrance Turner June 1, 2020 This recap contains spoilers. On "Lowkey Happy", last night's episode of Insecure, Lawrence (Jay Ellis) meets up with his ex Issa (Issa Rae) for drinks. He waits for her to show up, anxiously popping a breath mint. Issa arrives and quickly takes a nasty fall … Continue reading A Meditation on Happiness, And A Passionate Reunion, on “Insecure”