UPFRONT/Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry

Saturdays 9:00am

UPFRONT/Inside Atlanta’s Entertainment Industry takes an in-depth look at Atlanta’s arts and entertainment scene including TV, film, theater, music and more. UPFRONT features one-on-one interviews with all of the major players and the behind-the-scenes influencers that make ATL Hollywood South.

Mark Mann

Check out this weekend's edition of UPFRONT featuring interviews with actresses Aloma Wright and Khalilah Joi, actress turned director Terri J. Vaughn and Emmy-winning actor Sterling K. Brown. 

Aloma Wright and Khalilah Joi stopped by this week to discuss the re-airing of their OWN original movie Baking Christmas. It features Wright as Patty, a successful baker who plans to retire at the end of the year with the hopes that one of her three children will take over the family business.

Ray Cornelius

Check out a recent edition of UPFRONT Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry featuring singer, songwriter, record producer and actress  Deborah Cox and Ed Adams from the African American Film Critics Association. 

Ray Cornelius

Check out a recent edition of UPFRONT featuring artist Leroy Campbell, actor Jocko Sims and script writer Jiréh Breon Holder.

Ray Cornelius

This weekend's edition of UPFRONT is all about #BlackExcellence. It features exclusive interviews with media mogul and trailblazing entertainment icon Ms. Cathy Hughes, actor and dancer Ryan Jamaal Swain and Vice President of Tyler Perry Studios---Mark E. Swinton. 


Check out this weekend's edition of UPFRONT featuring Dui Jarrod, Rowin Amone, Travis Cure and Mark E. Swinton. 

Filmmaker Dui Jarrod and actress Rowin Amone were in Atlanta recently promoting their new web series King Ester. The show chronicles the life a New Orleans transgender actress just days before Hurricane Katrina. It features Rowin as Ester and also stars Janet Hubert. Both Jarrod and Rowin talk to UPFRONT about the inspiration behind the series, the positive response they've recieved so far and much more.