TED Fellow Negin Farsad weaves comedy and social commentary to cleverly undercut stereotypes of her culture. In this uproarious talk/stand-up hybrid, Farsad speaks on her documentary, The Muslims Are Coming!, narrates her fight with the MTA in New York and offers a detailed breakdown of the different types of haters she's encountered in her work. (TED)
Lupita Nyong'o Visits Her Family Home and Farm in Kenya | Vogue
While in Kisumu for her Vogue cover shoot, Lupita Nyong'o stopped by her parents' home for a walk through their farm with her father, to climb fruit trees, and to learn to cook ugali from her mother-just over a year ago the Oscar-winning actress made national Kenyan news when she revealed that she did not know how to make the local staple. (Vogue)
Idris Elba Plays James Bond: "Vulture Remix" Episode 10
New York Magazine wrote: There's been a lot of talk lately about whether or not Idris Elba would be qualified to play 007. We decided to investigate for ourselves. (Footage sources: "Luther," "The Gunman," "Takers," "Spectre" trailer, ad for Jaguar.) Come back for more Vulture Remixes on Mondays!
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Insecure: New Comedy Series - Coming This Fall (HBO)
This fall, something extraordinary new is coming to HBO. Watch the half-hour comedy series Insecure, starring Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji, Jay Ellis and Lisa Joyce, that looks at the friendship, experiences and tribulations of two black women.
Lupita Nyong'o reveals a few of her (many) talents, from speaking Swahili: and Spanish, to showing off her impressive hula hoop skills. The Oscar-winning actress also reflects on what it was like to move to Mexico at age 16 without her parents, how she learned to cry on demand, what life was like as a Hollywood production assistant, and what it took to bring her upcoming Star Wars character to life.