A record-tying seven actors of color are nominated in lead and supporting categories at the 89th annual Academy Awards ceremony, which airs Sunday, February 26, at 8:30 pm EST on ABC.
As the time has come again for us to honor those whose work in the fields of television, music, literature, film and social justice shone so brightly via the 48th Annual NAACP Image Awards, we’d like to take a moment to express our gratitude for those who made a tough year so much easier to survive.
Celebrities like Taraji P. Henson, Denzel Washington, Viola Davis converged for the 2017 Screen Actor's Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles for a night of television and acting excellence.
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It was a great night for some of our faves, who took home top prizes at the 2017 Golden Globes. And the #GoldenGlobes Best Motion Picture – Drama winner is… @moonlightmov! Congratulations! pic.twitter.com/mjKxyYNFco — Golden Globe Awards (@goldenglobes) January 9, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Moonlight Takes Home Top Award In Drama After missing out on a few […]
Viola Davis delivered a poignant acceptance speech at the 2017 Golden Globes.
At this point, Viola Davis should get awards for her speeches! It’s no secret that Viola Davis killed it in Fences (if you haven’t seen it, run to your nearest theater now). Her performance was universally praised and she is a shoe-in for the Oscars. Just moments ago, she won her second Golden Globe for […]
Fences starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis premieres in theaters nationwide on Christmas day.
Fences tells the story of an African American father (Denzel Washington) struggling with race relations in the United State while trying to raise his family (Viola Davis, Jovan Adepo) in the 1950s. Jovan talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about how he landed the critically acclaimed role and what it was like working with Washington […]
This second sneak peek highlights more of Davis' performance, which has been hailed as a "masterpiece of quiet grace."
Is Viola Davis on her way to another Oscar?
The Tony Awards recognized two black productions at the 64th annual event at Radio City Hall last night. Denzel Washington took home best actor and Viola Davis won best actress for their roles in the August Wilson play “Fences.” Choreographer Bill T. Jones won a Tony for best choreogrpahy for the musical“Fela! The Musical.” “Fela!” […]