Matt James Named First Black Lead Of ‘The Bachelor’

“The Bachelor” franchise has cast just one Black lead in 18 years, but ABC announced Friday that will be changing in 2021: Matt James, best known as the BFF of Tyler Cameron from “Bachelorette” Season 15, will be the next…

New Campaign Calls For The Bachelor to Cast a Black Lead

Paul Hebert/ABC 40 Seasons. 18 Years. 1 Black Lead.  Those are the numbers at the center of a new campaign aimed at holding the Bachelor franchise accountable for diversity and anti-racism, starting with a petition and a call to cast…

Virtual NFL Draft Tackles Record 15.6 Million Viewers

NFL Network, ESPN and ABC telecasts shatter prior draft record by 26% Facts are so often stranger than fiction: The truth can be so terrible that we struggle to believe it, or so joyous and full of life that we’re…