Tag: anthony anderson

Trevor Noah, H.E.R., Big Sean, Oprah and More Come Together to Recognize Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Happy Founder and CEO, Tamar Blue.Photo: Courtesy of Mental Happy Mental Happy, the digital healthcare platform founded by Tamar Blue, is inviting 1,000 wellness professionals to host groups on the platform and is inviting all members to a free, community-wide support group on relationships, on Friday May 7th. A first-of-its-kind digital destination, MentalHappy is […]

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Did You and Your Friends Pull Up to the 2021 NAACP Image Awards? If Not, Here’s What Went Down

Eddie Murphy, Jazmine Sullivan, Maxwell and Stacey Abrams at the 52nd NAACP Image Awards. Photo: Courtesy of NAACP/BET After a week of Black-ass celebration, we’ve made it to the main event! The 52nd NAACP Awards televised ceremony took place on Saturday night and we have some highlights to… highlight! Advertisement We already broke down the […]

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Michael Jordan Once Shunned Anthony Anderson Over A Vicious Game Of Dominoes

Black-ish star Anthony Anderson appeared on this week’s episode of Conan Needs a Friend to talk about his sitcom, his relationship with his mother, and the ABC game show that’s hosted by Anderson and his mother, “To Tell the Truth.” Conan O’Brien, however, wanted to talk about Michael Jordan, with whom Anthony Anderson has a […]

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Actor Anthony Anderson Leads Financial Literacy Initiative

NewsOne Featured Video Actor Anthony Anderson is putting the focus on empowering individuals through financial literacy. According to Black Enterprise, the Black-ish star and his mother Doris Anderson have joined forces with the financial services company Northwestern Mutual for the creation of a new initiative centered on money management. Actor Anthony Anderson Partners With Northwestern […]

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Matthew A. Cherry on Directing Black-ish’s Election Special: ‘There’s a Certain Side Working Hard to Make Sure Our Voice Isn’t Counted’

Matthew A. Cherry isn’t voter-ish…he’s a whole voter. The Oscar-winning director helmed a special two-part election special of Black-ish on Sunday night. Part 1 explored Junior (Marcus Scribner) and his excitement as a first-time voter (in which he later became a bit jaded once he learned about that pesky little thing called voter suppression) and […]

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The Emmys Censored The Word ‘WAP,’ And Viewers Are Puzzled And Delighted

Sunday’s Emmys were looser than usual (more award shows should involve things being set on fire), but it is with a heavy heart that I must announce that the censors are it again. While presenting the award for Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series, Orange Is the New Black‘s Laverne Cox said, “I am living […]

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Emmys 2020: Zendaya’s Historic Lead Actress Win Is Euphoric

Zendaya wins Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series (Euphoria) at the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards.Photo: Courtesy of Television Academy Another year, another TV awards season! Well actually, this isn’t just another year (*stares into camera*), but you know what I mean. Advertisement Before we start with the big show, there were some Black-ass wins […]

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Rainbow Was Relegated to ‘Lady Chores’ on Black-ish, but Tracee Ellis Ross Wasn’t Havin’ That Ish

Tracee Ellis Ross in Black-ishPhoto: ABC Tracee Ellis Ross isn’t boss-ish, she’s a whole boss. In a recent episode of the LA Times’ TV podcast “Can’t Stop Watching,” Ross spoke with LA Times staff writer and show host Yvonne Villarreal and recalled the time she spoke up on behalf of her character Rainbow “Bow” Johnson, […]

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