Senior Culture Writer
Soraya Nadia McDonald is a senior writer covering arts, entertainment and culture for The Undefeated. Christopher Eccleston is her favorite Doctor Who.
Reclaiming a positive image for black women amid a history of degradation and slander
OWN is dialing up the intrigue in its show about rural Louisiana
‘Orange’ joins the ranks of shows and films that will come to define the Trump era despite being conceived before it
A crack origin story, rowdy manicurists, raucous NFL stars — Issa summer of the good, the bad, and the boujee
A Baltimore step team. Dr. Dre. A woman wrestler. Freedom of the press. This summer’s docs aim to entertain — and educate.
The indie film is a small-budget alternative to the superhero genre’s other bloated offerings
What happens to white supremacy in a totalitarian theocracy? It depends on whom you ask
When it feels like everything has been stolen from you, what remains?
The blipster twins are back with a new Netflix special — and plenty of fresh material
The indie movie is just the latest in a string of works wrestling with how to authentically portray black lives