Thursday, January 23, 2020

Tag: Cicely Tyson

Ava DuVernay Taps 94-Year-Old Screen Legend Cicely...

Cicely Tyson has signed on to be in Ava DuVernay's forthcoming anthology series "Cherish the Day" on OWN, and the popular filmmaker...

Cicely Tyson Accepts Honorary Oscar: ‘This is...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Spielberg teased Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall about the beginnings of their relationship, actress Cicely Tyson brought more than a few...

Whoopi Goldberg Carefully Tiptoes Around Why Cicely...

Whoopi Goldberg congratulated legendary actress Cicely Tyson on her big win at the 2018 Governors Award while carefully discussing racial barriers that prevented Tyson...

TCM Honors Cicely Tyson With Hand and...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cicely Tyson's legend is being cemented into film history. Turner Classic Movies says it will honor the 93-year-old actress and activist...

Kennedy Center Honors Cicely Tyson’s 60 Year...

Cicely Tyson, along with singer/songwriter Carole King, filmmaker George Lucas, actress Rita Moreno, and conductor Seiji Ozawa, were honored last night at the Kennedy Center for...

Cicely Tyson, James Earl Jones to Reunite...

It has been nearly 50 years since James Earl Jones and Cicely Tyson last shared a stage on Broadway, but the American icons are about...

First Lady Michelle Obama Joins Celebrated Black...

Black Girls Rock! celebrates the power and beauty of Black women every year, but this year’s celebration was like no other as First Lady...

14 Black Celebrities You Can Now Call...

Sean Combs Music mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs was granted an honorary doctorate degree in humanities on Saturday during a graduation ceremony at Howard University. Dressed in...

Cicely Tyson Talks ‘The Trip to Bountiful’...

Cultural icon Cicely Tyson sat down recently with theGrio’s Chris Witherspoon to discuss her role in the Lifetime television movie The Trip to Bountiful.  The...

Cicely Tyson Talks Winning a Tony, Obama...

There is a beach with fluffy sand in Cicely Tyson’s future. She can’t wait to reach it. Just don’t ask where it is. The newly...

Cicely Tyson Wins Best Actress Tony Award...

Actress Cicely Tyson, who returned to Broadway this season for the first time in 30 years, took home the Tony Award for best leading...

Cicely Tyson, Screen Gems, Rainforest Films, PAFF...

The African American Film Critics Association, an organization I only recently became very aware of, but which seems to be doing a lot to raise...

Cicely Tyson Returning to Broadway After 30...

Cicely Tyson will return to Broadway for the first time in 30 years, in a revival of Horton Foote’s “The Trip to Bountiful,” the...

Watch New Bad A$$ Clips Of Tyler...

As the opening day draws near, brand new clips for James Patterson’s adapted book film, Alex Cross, featuring Tyler Perry, Matthew Fox and Cicely...