Behold logo reading Behold in black, with an eye as the O, between quotation marks, and a description reading Portraits, stories and videos celebrating Black joy
(Alex Tatusian)

Portraits, stories and videos infused with Black joy.


After months on strike, Black writers and actors will soon find out whether members of the WGA and SAG-AFTRA truly care about diversity and inclusion.

Sept. 26, 2023

Queen Noveen, who’s been a voice-over actor and live announcer for nearly a decade, is spotlighting the unseen performers, who are responsible for bringing your favorite characters to life in animation, video games and more.

Sept. 29, 2023


WalkGood has evolved into a multifaceted, wellness-driven organization driven by activist and organizer Etienne Maurice and sister Marley Rae Ralph.

June 17, 2023


South Central Avenue was once a thriving hub for Black Angelenos. Here’s a look back at an important piece of civic history in L.A.

Feb. 28, 2023

The Colbert family talk about the strength and creativity they draw from their personal history in the city they’ve called home for decades

Feb. 28, 2023

For years, the Los Angeles Times has overlooked the vibrancy of Black L.A. A new portrait series by the paper lets the community speak for itself.

June 19, 2022

In 2023 Behold will be bigger than ever with more portraits and engaging videos that jump off the screen with Black joy. And we need your help to do it right.

Jan. 4, 2023