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.

This week's edition of UPFRONT Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry features ELEVATE ATL curator Leatrice Ellzy, AAFCA member and journalist Ronda Penrice and the men of Lovecraft Country---Jonathan Majors and Michael K. Williams. 

This week's edition of UPFRONT Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry is all about #BlackGirlMagic. It features playwright and rising filmmaker Radha Blank, the divas of HBO's Lovecraft Country Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Aunjanue Ellis and Wunmi Mosaku and TV and film critic Sharronda Williams. 

Check out this week's editon of UPFRONT Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry

We're celebrating the 35th Anniversary of The Color Purple film with actress and singer Maria Howell. You may remember her as the young choir soloist performing "God's Tryin To Tell You Somethin." Howell takes us back in time and reveals how she got the role and the real-life bond she developed with her co-star Margaret Avery. This is a must for fans of the classic Alice Walker story.  

Check out this week's edition of UPFRONT Inside of Atlanta's Entertainment Industry. I'm discussing Emmy Award nominees plus NBAF's Art of Giving Virtual Benefit Gala. 

The best and brightest names in television will be honored this Sunday night during the 72nd Emmy Awards. A record-setting number of African American actors and creatives have been nominated and here to discuss a few of them is Edward Adams from the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA). 

Check out this week's edition of UPFRONT Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry. It features internationally known visual artist Carrie Mae Weems, SCADfash executive director and curator Alex Sachs and model Carol Martin + Monti Washinton and Mahdi Cocci from Tyler Pery's BET+ series BRUH.  

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