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Viola Davis On How Education ‘Connects All...

Viola Davis knows how to handle adversity, but she says there's one thing that bridges the gap for everyone.   "Education is the one thing that...

‘Forbes’ Highest-Paid Actresses List Lacks Diversity

There have been a few changes to the annual list of highest-paid actresses this year. For one, Emma Stone took Jennifer Lawrence's top spot and...

In ‘Time 100’ Tribute, Colin Kaepernick’s Ex-Coach...

Former San Fransisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's ex-coach has come out in support of the athlete's protests against Black oppression during last year's NFL...

Twitter Up In Arms Over Taraji P....

Twitter erupted in disappointment Tuesday, Jan. 24, when Taraji P. Henson failed to earn an Oscar nomination for "Hidden Figures," even as three other...

Regina King Signs 2-Year Development Deal with...

Emmy-winner Regina King has signed on to develop new programming with ABC Studios for the next two years. The actress and director's new endeavor adds...

Viola Davis Reveals Birth Home Was an...

Viola Davis grew up in Central Falls, Rhode Island, but in a new interview, she recounts what life was like in her grandmother's home...

Black Filmmakers Responsible for Upcoming Harriet Tubman...

Two weeks after it was announced Harriet Tubman would be featured on the $20 bill, a new movie about her life is in the...

ABC Hopes to Increase Diversity With New Production...

ABC has announced that Viola Davis will develop new projects for the network, two days after a similar deal was announced with Kerry Washington. The...

Viola Davis Wins SAG Award and Later...

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Chris Rock Calls Out Jennifer Lawrence’s Hypocrisy...

Comedian Chris Rock sheds light on the entertainment industry's hypocrisy when it comes to actors pay. “Black women have the hardest gig in show business,” he...

Why Viola Davis’ Win at the Emmys...

Viola Davis' Emmy Award Win Shows That 'White Tears' Are a Manifestation of White Privilege and Entitlement White Privilege Causes Actress to Shed 'White Tears'...

Viola Davis’ Historic Win Highlights Incredible Night...

  “In my mind, I see a line. And over that line, I see green fields and lovely flowers and beautiful white women with their...

Black Twitter Responds to Shady Tweets During...

Black Twitter let out a collective "nope" directed at actress Nancy Lee Grahn Sunday night. On the historic night where many on social media were...

#Emmys: Viola Davis Makes History as First...

  Viola Davis took home the Emmy for lead actress in a drama series for her lead role as Annalise Keating on How to Get...

Emmy Nominations Prove That Industry Has a...

As word of this year’s 67th Emmy nominations hit news circuits, reactions were mixed with the usual nods of approval and frowning complaints even...

Viola Davis Opens Up About Fear, Responsibility...

In more ways than one, Viola Davis proved to be a trailblazer with her stellar portrayal of professor Annalise Keating in How to Get...

Top 7 Most Anticipated Black Directed Films...

While Empire and Black-ish have made huge splashes on television this year, there have not been many film projects by Black directors. This is...

Viola Davis Will Reportedly Executive Produce, Star...

With a hiatus from ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” just over the horizon, reports have surfaced that Viola Davis is being eyed...

Hollywood Struggles to Commit to Black Love...

Recent conversations about the TV landscape are applauding the industry for finally welcoming more Black faces in prime-time television, but the mere presence of...

Tracee Ellis Ross Talks Embracing Her Big...

Tracee Ellis Ross has always been admired for her big, beautiful, natural ‘fro but the Black-ish star recently opened up about her journey to...

Despite the Natural Hair Movement Among Black...

Despite the growing number of Black women appearing in major TV roles, there is still a stunning lack of diversity when it comes to...