Tag: naacp image awards

Angela Bassett, Jamie Foxx, Halle Berry, and Kevin Hart Discuss Black Achievement in Film for New Documentary From Apple

Angela Bassett, left; Jamie Foxx; Halle Berry; Kevin HartPhoto: Amanda Edwards/Kevin Winter/Amy Sussman for CDGA/Christopher Polk (Getty Images) There is no doubt that when it comes to the task of achieving excellence in the film industry, Black Hollywood has always understood the assignment. Advertisement Whether that’s something as simple but menacing as Denzel Washington’s sneer […]

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Oscars 2021: Don Cheadle, Angela Bassett, Regina King, Halle Berry Among Award Presenters

Don Cheadle at the Showtime Emmy Eve Nominees Celebrations on September 21, 2019 in West Hollywood, California; Angela Bassett attends the 51st NAACP Image Awards on February 22, 2020 in Pasadena, California; Regina King at the 2019 American Music Awards on November 24, 2019 in Los Angeles, California; Halle Berry celebrates the premiere of “John […]

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Marsai Martin’s Saturdays Is a Love Letter to Brown-Skinned Girls

“I always want to make sure that young Black girls are in the forefront and see themselves in anything that they do…I’m creating stuff that I wish I saw when I was younger, and that is highlighting our beautiful Black queens.” — Marsai Martin, Actor, Executive Producer Marsai Martin is in her bag. She first […]

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Beyoncé’s Storage Units Get Hit By Robbers, Thieves Reportedly Make Off With $1 Million Worth of Goods

Beyoncé attends the premiere of Disney’s “The Lion King” at Dolby Theatre on July 09, 2019 in Hollywood, California.Photo: Matt Winkelmeyer (Getty Images) Beyhive, assemble! Over the weekend it was reported that robbers allegedly stole a slew of goods from Beyoncé’s Los Angeles-area storage units. Advertisement According to Complex, this is the second time thieves […]

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Marsai Martin Has an Office Rule for Produced Projects: ‘No Black Pain’

Marsai Martin went behind-the-scenes with the creators of got milk? to serve as creative advisor, AKA Boss Lady to Glass Half Full News on Thursday, September 10, 2020.Photo: Rachel Murray Framingheddu/Getty Images for California Milk Processor Board (got milk?) (Getty Images) Marsai Martin has made quite the mark in Hollywood and she’s making sure it […]

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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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Eddie Murphy to Be Inducted Into Hall of Fame at 2021 NAACP Image Awards

Eddie Murphy speaks onstage during the LA Tastemaker event for Comedians in Cars on July 17, 2019 in Beverly Hills City.Photo: Emma McIntyre for Netflix (Getty Images) Legendary comedian and actor Eddie Murphy is set to be honored at the 52nd annual NAACP Image Awards this year. Advertisement In a press release sent to The […]

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Golden Globes 2021: Regina King, Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Andra Day, Daniel Kaluuya and Leslie Odom Jr. Among Noms

Regina King, left, on set of One Night In Miami; Chadwick Boseman in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom; Viola Davis in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom; Andra Day in The United States Vs. Billie Holiday; Daniel Kaluuya in Judas and the Black Messiah; Leslie Odom, Jr. in One Night In Miami.Photo: Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Hulu, Warner […]

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Ain’t No #SoWhite Over Here: 2021 NAACP Image Awards Nominations Are Out

“Brown Skin Girl” music video (2020); Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (2020); Lovecraft Country (2020); Insecure (2016-present)Photo: Disney+, Netflix, HBO, HBO It’s time for the 52nd NAACP Image Awards to give Black folks some flowers! Hosts of The Real Garcelle Beauvais, Adrienne Houghton, Loni Love and Jeannie Mai announced 15 categories ahead of the official nominations […]

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Reginald Hudlin Makes History as 1st-Ever Black Producer of the Emmys

Reginald Hudlin attends the 51st NAACP Image Awards – Nominees Luncheon on February 01, 2020 in Pasadena, California.Photo: Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images (Getty Images) What can you say about the legendary Reginald Hudlin? Well, because I can’t let this blog post start without making a Bebe’s Kids reference (Hudlin wrote the screenplay), I’ll just say, his […]

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