Taraji: Emmy Loss to Viola Was ‘Bittersweet’
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Taraji: Emmy Loss to Viola Was ‘Bittersweet’

(USA Today) – If you have to lose, why not lose to Viola Davis, right? She…

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Emmy Noms Set Record With 64% Gain for African-American Actors
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Emmy Noms Set Record With 64% Gain for African-American Actors

Anthony D’Alessandro, DEADLINE   (Deadline.com) – The Primetime Emmys showed substantial progress this year in…

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Vivica A. Fox to Star in ‘Empire’ Season 2 as Cookie’s Older Sister
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Vivica A. Fox to Star in ‘Empire’ Season 2 as Cookie’s Older Sister

HOLLYWOOD (UPI) — Actress Vivica A. Fox will be starring in the second season of Empire as Cookie Lyon’s oldest…

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Taraji P. Henson on Empire, Being a Single Mom, and the Art of Fearlessness
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Taraji P. Henson on Empire, Being a Single Mom, and the Art of Fearlessness

(Glamour) – The music-biz drama Empire demolished TV ratings with its debut season: It’s the most watched…

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Jada Pinkett Smith on Being the Feminist Force of ‘Magic Mike XXL’
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Jada Pinkett Smith on Being the Feminist Force of ‘Magic Mike XXL’

(Reuters) – From playing the villainous, manipulative Fish Mooney on Fox’s Batman origins TV series…

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‘Star Trek’ Icon Nichelle Nichols is Recovering from a Mild Stroke
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‘Star Trek’ Icon Nichelle Nichols is Recovering from a Mild Stroke

  LOS ANGELES (UPI) — Actress Nichelle Nichols is awake and in “good spirits” after suffering a mild…

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Angela Bassett Joins ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’
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Angela Bassett Joins ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’

  (People) – Another American Horror Story alum has just checked in to the Hotel. Angela Bassett is the…

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‘Empire’ Star Grace Gealey Talks Colorism, Says She Didn’t Feel ‘Light Skinned’ Before She Moved to America
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‘Empire’ Star Grace Gealey Talks Colorism, Says She Didn’t Feel ‘Light Skinned’ Before She Moved to America

(LoveBScott.com) – Empire star Grace Gealey says she was surprised to learn how Black people in…

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The Original Big Mama: Actress Irma P. Hall Reflects on 40+ Years in Drama
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The Original Big Mama: Actress Irma P. Hall Reflects on 40+ Years in Drama

by Chelsea Jones Special to to the NNPA from The Dallas Examiner “One finger pointing…

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