Eddie Murphy Is Dolemite in the Trailer for Netflix's New Blaxploitation Biopic
'Dolemite Is My Name' shows how the raunchy action genre took Hollywood by surprise in the '70s.
Eddie Murphy's 'Life' Shows How Complicated Canceling R. Kelly Can Be
Twenty years after the buddy comedy first debuted in theaters, its soundtrack proves problematic in the wake of serious new allegations against executive producer R. Kelly.
Lena Waithe Discusses the Difficulty of Losing Black Heroes in the #MeToo Era
An upcoming episode of her show 'Boomerang' tackles complex debates in the black community around fallen icons like Bill Cosby.
The Nine Best Classic Movies on Netflix Right Now
The deluge of content can seem overwhelming. It never hurts to go back to the sure things.
'Coming to America' Was the Immigrant Story My Family Needed
The 1988 comedy became my family's favorite movie because it reminded us of our struggle to succeed in the United States.
The 25 Best Comedies on Netflix Right Now
The funniest movies on Netflix to help you escape from the crushing angst and ennui of everyday existence.
Desus & Mero
This Japanese Comedian Celebrated New Year's in Blackface
Desus and Mero talk about what went down on the comedy show, and other moments when Japanese celebrities donned the problematic makeup.
Kevin Abstract Goes Back to His Hometown on 'AMERICAN BOYBAND'
Tune into a new episode of the VICELAND show, as well as 'KING OF THE ROAD' and 'PARTY LEGENDS.'
That Time Markie Dee Partied with Bobby Brown at Eddie Murphy's Mansion
The pioneering rapper talks about rescuing Arsenio Hall and witnessing a musical miracle on Thursday's episode of 'PARTY LEGENDS.'
How the Media, the White House, and Everyone Else Failed AIDS Victims in the 80s
The press didn't cover AIDS aggressively enough, the Reagan administration didn't respond quickly to the crisis—and ordinary people laughed at the victims.
How Desus and Mero Found Their Comedic Voices
VICELAND's late-night comedy duo talk about what they think is funny, how they developed their own voices, and what you can and can't say these days.
Powerful Paintings Depict the Trauma of the AIDS Crisis
“On top of everything, the newsman told us AIDS came from Africa... From a green monkey... Why everything got to come from Africa?”