Tag Archives: Being Mary Jane

Ballerific Woman: Mara Brock Akil-Hollywood’s TV Powerhouse

⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ In a perfect world, men and women would receive equal pay. African American women would be presented the same opportunities as their white counterparts. Rejection would be based on qualifications rather than race. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Unfortunately, this world is far from perfect, however, there are people, more specifically women, …

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BET Issues Statement In Regards To Gabrielle Union Lawsuit

BET is standing their ground after news of a lawsuit from Gabrielle Union spread like wild fire. According to reports, Gabrielle Union is suing BET for what her legal team is calling “outrageous conduct.” Union says that though her contract clearly states that she will film no more than 13 …

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Gabrielle Union Sues BET For “Outrageous Conduct”

The future of “Being Mary Jane” hangs in the balance as the show’s star, Gabrielle Union, has taken BET to court. Marty Stringer, Union’s attorney, tells Deadline, “We filed this lawsuit because of BET’s outrageous conduct toward its No. 1 star on its highest rated show.”   According to the lawsuit filed …

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