Mariya Moseley is a Production Assistant at PIX11 News who produces video segments, writes digital articles and manages social media content.
She is passionate about African-American culture and social activism. Her recent experience includes working at PEOPLE and ESSENCE Magazine covering national news, entertainment, lifestyle and criminal justice issues. She has interviewed talent such as Toni Braxton, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Jay-Z’s mother, Gloria Carter.
Her work has been published in Yahoo, MSN and The New York Post. She is a graduate of CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and North Carolina A&T State University.
The Pittsburgh, PA native currently resides in Brooklyn and enjoys photography, music and TV/film.
BROOKLYN — The Notorious B.I.G. is being honored in his hometown in a major way. Hundreds of fans remembered the Grammy-nominated artist across social media on Tuesday, which would have been his 47th birthday. Additionally, one local author has penned a new book sharing the story of Bedford- Stuyvesant native Christopher Wallace also known as Biggie Smalls. Award-winning author, Tiffany D. Jackson, reflects on the rapper’s life and career in her new book, “Let Me Hear a Rhyme.” The Brooklyn writer said her motivation […]
WINDSOR, England– Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have a lot to celebrate after a blissful year of marriage. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex wed during a nationally televised ceremony at Windsor Castle on May 19, 2018. Since exchanging vows, the couple has not only being breaking royal mold, but they’ve also welcomed a beautiful baby boy, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. To mark the special occasion, the couple shared unseen behind-the-scene photos from their big day. Their son, who was born […]
The marathon continues. The final music video “Higher” featuring Rapper Nipsey Hussle was released on Friday. The legacy of the late artist is being honored in a new collaboration with DJ Khaled and John Legend. Khaled revealed that he embarked on a “soul-searching journey” to share the video filmed days before the 33-year-old was fatally shot. Hussle, who was born Ermias Davidson Asghedom, died on March 31st in South Central Los Angeles outside his store The Marathon Clothing. The music […]
LOWER MANHATTAN – Dozens of New Yorkers have come out both in support and opposition of a fur ban in New York City. Dueling protests occurred at City Hall on Wednesday afternoon ahead of a City Council hearing for a possible city-wide ban on the sale of fur. Those opposing the ban say it would close 150 small businesses, put more than a thousand people out of work and create a loss of $400 million in revenue. Those in favor […]
ROCKY POINT, Long Island – One local veteran and single mom of two is getting some much-needed relief. Ludmilla Lamothe, who has been struggling without a vehicle, was surprised with a newly refurbished car by Caliber Collision and GEICO on Tuesday. The assistance for the local U.S. Army veteran comes after she’s been without reliable transportation for a year. She’s been having a hard time getting back on her feet after her vehicle was totaled in an accident last year. […]
UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan – Bright colors, tons of feathers and extravagant costumes on the pink carpet for fashion’s biggest night. Several stars arrived at The Metropolitan Museum of Art for the 71st Annual Met Gala on Monday night. This year’s hosts include Vogue’s Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour, Gucci’s Alessandro Michele, Harry Styles, Serena Williams And Lady Gaga. Several attendees arrived in the Big Apple for the event including Dapper Dan, Lupita Nyong’o, Ciara, Colin Kaepernick, Gwen Stefani, Celine Dion, Ashley […]
We’re familiar with the success of movies, such as “Us,” “Black Panther” and “BlackKKlansman,” and their impact in making Hollywood more inclusive. But something more transformative is happening, and it’s centered right here on New York stages. Actress Sheria Irving and Actor Thomas Sadoski star in the four-person play “White Noise,” by Pulitzer Prize-winning Playwright, Suzan Lori Parks. The fierce new drama runs in partnership with the Public Theater. Sadoski believes that telling these stories boldly without sugar-coating the topic […]
There’s a reason why adorable babies and dogs makes many people happy. PIX11 visited Spark Neuro Lab in Manhattan, which is an organization that helps advertisers create enjoyable content. Spencer Gerrol, CEO and Founder of SPARK Neuro, uses neuroscience to understand the emotions behind the brain and body and believes that digesting these delightful moments can have several positive impacts on a person’s overall quality of life. “All that stress can melt off your body and you can instead feel […]
NEW YORK — “All American” is a sports drama inspired by a true story that’s filled with powerful messages. The CW show follows the culture clash after an inner city high school football player transfers from a rough neighborhood in Crenshaw to an affluent school in Beverly Hills. The series stars Taye Diggs and newcomer Daniel Ezra, who play a dynamic duo as a coach and player, which is rooted in the life of former NFL player Spencer Paysinger. The […]
There’s a new country song that has people pulling out their cowboy hats and boots, including hilarious videos from Ellen DeGeneres and Will Smith. Music Artist Lil Nas X collaborated with Country Star Billy Ray Cyrus on his hit song “Old Town Road” that was released on Friday. Within hours of the track being released, it became a cultural phenomenon and top song across the globe on streaming services such as Apple and Spotify. It has also garnered nationwide social […]