Hellobeautiful Featured Video

With the holidays in full-effect, it’s guaranteed that presents, sweet potato pie and collard greens are in your near future. So is spending time with an unruly the cast of characters called “your family.” Are you ready for it?

If not, it’s OK. Watch “#ChristmasWithBlackFamilies” and you will be, with bells on.

From your turnt up aunt to the family gossip to the AfroCentic Grinch, this sketch directed by comedian Aaron Lamarr Burleson for Issa Rae’s The Peak, perfectly and hilariously captures what tomorrow and the rest of the week for many of us will look like. It’s so good that you might even look forward to being stalked by your baby cousins half the night who want to play Candy Crush on your phone.

We told you it was funny. Now go and don’t spend all of Granny’s gift of $5 in one place!


Overspending On The Holidays: Are We Celebrating Capitalism or Christmas?

[POLL] What’s Your Favorite Christmas Song?

How to Cope With Holiday Blues

For 2024’s iteration of MadameNoire and HelloBeautiful’s annual series Women to Know, we knew we wanted to celebrate the people who help make the joys of film and television possible. To create art is to create magic. This year, we spotlight Hollywood Executive’s changing the face of cinema.