Tonja Renée Stidhum
tonjareneestidhum
Staff Writer, Entertainment at The Root. Sugar, spice & everything rice. Equipped with the uncanny ability to make a Disney reference and a double entendre in the same sentence.
1/21/20
5:08 PM
2

I’d even argue that bad black movies do this... badder. It’s why we deserve our own series to honor them 😜

1/21/20
12:52 PM
4

ALSO AT HOW BAD THE LIGHTSKINT COP WAS SEE IF I KEEP ADDING STUFF IT’S GONNA BE ANOTHER BLOG IN THE COMMENTS

1/21/20
12:25 PM
10

ALSO FORGOT TO MENTION THAT RIDICULOUS COURT SCENE WHERE SHE TRIED TO CALL A WITNESS AFTER THE DEFENSE RESTED BUT THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS IN MOVIE WHERE THERE ARE TOO MANY RIDICULOUS THINGS TO ITEMIZE.

1/10/20
1:26 PM
2

Yes! I actually thought of her after this had already been edited and published. I agree. I hope one of them turns up on the “additional” crew. I mean it would be beneficial for ticket sales to just announce it now instead of holding it, but maybe it isn’t confirmed? We shall see who they add...

12/20/19
9:01 PM
1

See this is why I love our readers, I was waiting for someone to take this alley oop. You win an Internet! 

12/20/19
11:48 AM
8

It most certainly wouldn’t be over-representation given the percentage of women of color in America (which is steadily growing). That’s what the tally is documenting. Read more

12/16/19
1:34 PM
42

Kept! Bih kept talking all the way through the commercial break, there’s gotta be a cream for her last-word-itis.

12/11/19
3:46 PM
6

Actually we covered it before it even premiered on your television. It’s referenced right in the article. Can’t wait til Lizzo’s fart makes a cameo in the show tho!

12/11/19
12:47 PM
3

Yes, we know. CP Time is a thing, breaking news! Yahya love is ALWAYS evergreen and on time, though. So, will have it, indeed. Forever. Thanks. ^_^

12/10/19
11:33 AM
4

From my understanding, the association itself is made up of black critics but the eligible selections for the honors are diverse.

12/9/19
2:55 PM
1

Not to mention media usually gets ADVANCED copies of these shows so even though the maximum air date for eligibility is past the nomination date, we definitely have plentyyy of time before that to watch.