Sonaiya Kelley is an entertainment reporter at the Los Angeles Times. The Bronx, N.Y., native has previously contributed to Essence, Allure and Keyframe Magazine. An alumna of Stony Brook University’s School of Journalism and the Bronx High School of Science, you can find her on Twitter @sonaiyak and on Instagram @sonaiya_k.
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Here’s how Hollywood’s ongoing strikes have affected some of the most highly anticipated films and TV series. This comprehensive list will be continuously updated.
Sept. 19, 2023
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Aug. 16, 2023
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July 28, 2023
The presence of top film and TV talent at San Diego Comic-Con will be massively reduced amid the WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes. Here’s what will change — and what won’t.
July 19, 2023
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July 13, 2023
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July 9, 2023
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June 23, 2023
NPR pop culture critic and podcaster Aisha Harris looks back at what prompted her to look at the world more intently: Disney movies, the Black filmmaking canon and the Spice Girls.
June 20, 2023
Photographers Adrienne Raquel and Elizabeth Waterman interrogate each other about strip clubs, regional variations and the power of Black beauty.
June 20, 2023
As streamers reduce spending on comedy specials, comics are turning to other platforms to share their content. Four stand-ups recount their experiences.
June 15, 2023