54 year old Michael K. Williams may have left this earthly world, after being found dead weeks ago from an alleged overdose, in the physical on September 6, 2021 his spirit still remains here and the 2021 Emmy Awards made sure that his presence was known, with actress Kerry Washington paying tribute to him on […]
The 73rd Emmy Awards kicked off with a star-studded Hip-Hop medley honoring the music legend.
Genesis, the adorable four-year-old daughter of Viola Davis, refused to dress up as the popular Disney character Elsa or a pirate. Instead, she wanted to be her Emmy Award-winning mother.
Whoopi Goldberg was recently interviewed by BET.com and was asked about Viola Davis’ astounding Emmy speech which moved many of us — except Nancy Grahn, of course, and seemingly Whoopi. In her speech, Davis proclaimed, “The only thing that separates women of color from anybody else is opportunity,” a fact many women of color in the […]
Nancy Lee Grahn, of General Hospital fame, didn’t like Viola Davis’ Emmy speech, and the Internet was quick to criticize her for her tone deaf tweets. So, she profusely apologized. First, Grahn tweeted out the following about Davis’ speech: “I wish I loved #ViolaDavis Speech, but I thought she should have let @shondarhimes write it.#Emmys” […]
The 67th Emmy Awards are just a couple months away and now we have a full list of this year’s nominees. The nominations were announced earlier today by Orange Is the New Black star Uzo Aduba and Cat Deeley of So You Think You Can Dance. Not so surprisingly, the wildly popular HBO series Game of Thrones garnered the most nominations of any show […]
The 2013 Emmy nominees have been revealed and though there was good news for some shows — like “American Horror Story,” “Game of Thrones,” “Breaking Bad,” “Homeland,” “Downton Abbey,” “Mad Men” and Netflix newcomer “House of Cards” — other critical darlings (Tatiana Maslany of “Orphan Black”) and fan favorites (Monica Potter of “Parenthood”) were left […]
“The Emmys are so white-washed[.] It’s sad that in 2011 and with a BLACK president, you don’t see any blacks represented in acting categories or on these award shows. SMH. We need more QUALITY black programs created,” TyPierce posted on the blog TheYBF.com in response to red carpet photos. Unfortunately TyPierce’s observations are nothing new. […]
A wide open year for the Emmy Awards is expected to yield some brand new winners and repeat victories alike, with young stars and veterans alike in the running for the highest honors in television. Here’s a running list of all the winners, updated immediately following each tension-filled envelope opening. Outstanding Supporting Actress In A […]
I wanted to take the opportunity to clarify something regarding last night’s Emmy broadcast. I did not attend the Emmys due to a long-standing commitment to Tony and Susan Bennett’s Exploring the Arts benefit, which I had agreed to host several months ago. In the intervening time, the Emmy telecast was moved from its previous […]