A Different World

Who didn’t want to be like Whitley Marion Gilbert on “A Different World” when they were growing up? From her sassy attitude to her unrivaled style, she was #BlackGirlMagic before it was a trending topic on Twitter.   They just don’t make shows like “A Different World” anymore, but luckily for us, Steve Harvey appreciates the […]

One of our favorite couples, Dwayne Wayne and Whitley Gilbert, are coming together again on The Disney Channel! Ok, maybe not Dwayne and Whitely as we know and love them. Jasmine Guy will be doing a guest spot on “K.C. Undercover,” starring Kadeem Hardison and Zendaya Coleman. We already love Zendaya, but getting Jasmine and […]

We’ve all kind of wondered what former Cosby Show cast member Lisa Bonet thought about Bill Cosby’s  sexual assault allegations, with now more than 40 accusers.…

Yesss! A new generation (and the generation that grew up on it) will get to watch A Different World in all its HBCU glory when…

  TV One’s Unsung series became an instant hit with viewers who tuned in for in-depth behind the scenes insights into their favorite soul, R&B,…

For years, Bill Cosby has been called “America’s Dad,” widely respected by many people across the country for his comedy and philanthropy. In the last few…

Actor Lou Myers , known to many television fans as Mr. Vernon Gaines on the hit 80s show “A Different World,” has passed away at the age…

Let’s face it, the black sitcom is all but extinct on network television.  With the cancellation of  “My Wife And Kids” and “Everybody Hates Chris”, …

As the lily-white HBO series “Girls” continues to be praised for its narrow portrayal of the “real woman,” TheUrbanDaily.com looks back on shows that not…

For anyone who has ever attended an HBCU (Historically Black College and/or University), they will tell you how true to life the title A Different World is. The show itself was a spot-on depiction of life on a college campus where the majority, if not all, the students are of color. Beginning as a spin-off […]