How a Bout of Depression Led to Dwayne Johnson's Career-Defining Moment | Master Class | OWN
After playing football for four years at the University of Miami, Dwayne Johnson was passed over by the NFL. While he played for the Canadian Football League for a short time, he was ultimately cut from his team, the Calgary Stampeders, and sent packing.
Holly and Rodney Peete Have 'The Talk' With Their Autistic Son
OWN wrote: While Holly and Rodney want to support RJ's newfound independence, they're troubled by what could happen if their son encounters a police officer.
"For Peete's Sake" is a docuseries following the lives of husband and wife duo Holly Robinson Peete and Rodney Peete as they juggle complicated career choices with their bustling family life.
Why These Black Men Don't Date Black Women | Iyanla: Fix My Life | Oprah Winfrey Network
OWN wrote: Before the women of the House of Healing attend a cocktail party, three of the men who will be there meet with Iyanla to talk about why they avoid dating within their race. Watch as the men explain themselves with unflinching honesty.
Bernie Mac's Widow's Heartbreaking Request in Her Husband's Final Moments l Where Are They Now l OWN
Rhonda McCollough met Bernie Mac in 1974. She passed Bernie in the halls of high school and couldn't understand why he was so popular with women. Three years later, they got married. Bernie, a Chicago comedian who made his name on HBO's Def Comedy Jam and The Bernie Mac Show , passed away at 50 years old from complications from pneumonia.
Holly Robinson Peete's Son Asks: "Do I Have Autism Still?"
OWN wrote: After the opening ceremony of the RJ's Center in Detroit, RJ and Holly have a candid yet heartrending discussion about the challenges of living with autism and the importance of recognizing who your true friends are.
"For Peete's Sake" is a docuseries following the life of Rodney and Holly Peete and their family on OWN.
Boyz II Men's Michael McCary Reveals He Has Multiple Sclerosis
As former Boyz II Men member Michael McCary begins to work through his feelings of abandonment inside Iyanla's House of Healing, he reveals for the first time publicly the health condition that has been secretly at the heart of his experience with the singing group.
Chance the Rapper Performs 'No Problems' with Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz!
Chance the Rapper took over the stage for his debut on Ellen's show, performing a song from his #1 album, with special guests Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz! Lil Wayne even added some new lyrics to his verse. (TheEllenShow)
In our new video series, The Root Interviews, we examine social and political issues that affect black people in America. In this episode, The Root sat down with former police commander and author of "Once A Cop", Corey Pegues.
He shares his analysis on current police shootings, the black lives matter movement and solutions to help improve police and community relations.