White, Male Field Spurs Oscars Diversity Backlash
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White, Male Field Spurs Oscars Diversity Backlash

  (USA Today) – One year ago, 12 Years A Slave triumphed as Oscars’ best picture —…

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Lupita Nyong’o Named People’s ‘Most Beautiful’
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Lupita Nyong’o Named People’s ‘Most Beautiful’

  NEW YORK (AP) — People magazine has named Lupita Nyong’o as the “World’s Most…

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Lancome Taps Lupita Nyong’o as New Face
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Lancome Taps Lupita Nyong’o as New Face

NEW YORK (AP) — The fashion and beauty industry’s love affair with Lupita Nyong’o continues:…

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“12 Years a Slave’s” and the Tides of History
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“12 Years a Slave’s” and the Tides of History

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist   Now, the world knows something of the story…

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NY Times Prints Northup Correction 161 Years Later
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NY Times Prints Northup Correction 161 Years Later

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times has printed a correction for misspelling 161…

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’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Oscar for Best Film; Lupita Nyong’o Nabs Best Supporting Actress Award
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’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Oscar for Best Film; Lupita Nyong’o Nabs Best Supporting Actress Award

Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer The captivating 2013 drama “12 Years a…

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Nyong’o Admits Complexion Was ‘Obstacle’ in Youth
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Nyong’o Admits Complexion Was ‘Obstacle’ in Youth

JESSICA HERNDON, AP Film Writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — There wasn’t a dry eye…

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’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Big at NAACP Image Awards
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’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Big at NAACP Image Awards

Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American A landmark year for black filmmaking…

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’12 Years a Slave’ Named Best Picture at British Academy Film Awards
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’12 Years a Slave’ Named Best Picture at British Academy Film Awards

‘Gravity’ Wins 6 Prizes LONDON – The force of “Gravity” was strong at the British…

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West Indian Takes Home Golden Globe’s Top Motion Picture Honor for “12 Years a Slave”
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West Indian Takes Home Golden Globe’s Top Motion Picture Honor for “12 Years a Slave”

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