Juneteenth is right around the corner and while many across the country prepare to recognize “Freedom Day” over the long weekend, the White House is joining the fun in a big way this year! Two years after President Biden’s historic 2021 signing of bipartisan legislation establishing Juneteenth as the nation’s newest Federal holiday, the White […]
Come on now! Megastar Viola Davis is well on her way to becoming an EGOT winner. To secure her spot in the EGOT winners club, she'll need to score a Grammy at the upcoming ceremony. Join us as we congratulate the well-decorated actress, for this huge accomplishment!
Photo by: 52nd NAACP Image Awards/BET/Contributor The NAACP Image Awards 2022 understood the assignment as it aired this past Saturday! The 53rd award show honored the various achievements by people of color in culture and entertainment, with Black-ish star, Anthony Anderson as the host. Kerry Washington, LL Cool J, Michael Strahan, Morgan Freeman, Paula Patton, […]
Photo by: Rodin Eckenroth/Stringer Fans of Jennifer Hudson are not happy this morning! Fans and critics gave the powerhouse singer and actress so much love and praise for her performance as the late Aretha Franklin in the film Respect. However, the Oscars struck again! When the Oscar nominations were announced on Feb. 8th, Hudson was […]
Georgia Film and Music Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Tasha Cobbs-Leonard is adding another honor to the collection after the 2022 Urban One Honors. The decorated artist, recognized for her many contributions to Gospel music, took home the Inspiration Impact Award during the show. While accepting the honor, Cobbs-Leonard told the audience her life serves […]
Photo by: Amy Sussman/Staff Congratulations are in order for R&B singer/actress, Jennifer Hudson for her victory on winning the Chairman’s Award at Palm Springs Film Festival. Hudson, who portrayed the late Aretha Franklin in the biopic Respect will be honored with an in-person festivity Jan. 6th preceding of the film festival. “In Respect, Jennifer Hudson […]
Photo by: John Shearer / Contributor Last night, Nov. 10th, Emmy, Grammy, and Oscar award winner, Jennifer Hudson tore down the house during her 2021 CMA Awards performance following her portrayal of the late Aretha Franklin in the biopic Respect. Television personality, and Country singer, Trisha Yearwood introduced the Hudson and explained how the musical genres Gospel, […]
Taraji P. Henson has found herself in the director's chair yet again.
The full trailer for Respect is finally here and it was worth the wait!