Academy Awards

Everybody remembers comic Steve Harvey’s colossal blunder at the Miss Universe Pageant last year when he announced the wrong winner. After the huge, historic boo-boo (Let’s call it a “Harvey!”) at the 89th Academy Awards this year, ol’ Steve has to take a back seat to Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway! SOMEBODY gave them the wrong envelope or […]

This second sneak peek highlights more of Davis' performance, which has been hailed as a "masterpiece of quiet grace."

On this day, Hattie McDaniel known for her supporting roles became the first African American to win the Oscar Award for her role as ‘Mammy’ in the movie “Gone With The Wind.” Not only was she the first African American to receive this award, but the was the only woman to have received it until […]

With the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite inspiring dialogue around the White-washed Academy Awards, the NAACP Image Awards are even more important.

Cheryl Boone Isaacs issued a statement over the weekend after Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith called for an Oscars boycott.

Black filmmakers and thespians are calling for the community to stand in our power and no longer look to White award shows for validation.

Singer Darlene Love accepts the Best Documentary, Feature award for ’20 Feet from Stardom’ onstage during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on March 2,…

Today we shine the spotlight on Actress Lupita Nyong’o! Lupita Amondi Nyong’o was born March 1, 1983, in Mexico. She is a Kenyan actress, music video director and now an Academy Award winner for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in 12 Years a Slave. Lupita’s collection of awards also includes the Screen Actors Guild […]

  Hollywood newcomer Lupita Nyong’o finished off her Cinderella story with an emotional flourish. Nyong’o captured the best supporting actress award at the 86th annual Academy Awards…

  Ellen DeGeneres’ goal of setting a retweet record with her star-studded selfie was achieved before the Oscars telecast was even over. During a comic…