Archive for Awards Shows

Mahershala Ali Takes Home Oscar Award

Mahershala Ali snapped up the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor at the 2017 Academy Awards. The Moonlight actor is the first Muslim actor to win an Academy Award.

This tops off a great week for the 43-year-old actor who just welcomed his first child, a girl. Read more

Kerry Washington Vamps It Up For Writers Guild Awards

Kerry Washington arrives at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards on Sunday in Beverly Hills wearing a custom made Sally LaPointe black dress. The floor-length dress has a structured leather bodice and she accessorized with a box clutch. Read more

Photos: Grammys 2017 Red Carpet & Press Room

The stars came out Sunday night for the 59th Grammy Awards. Rihanna showed off her midriff for the event. Read more

NAACP Image Awards Red Carpet

Anthony Anderson and his family. Son Nathan Anderson, wife Alvina Stewart, and daughter Kyra Anderson attend the 48th NAACP Image Awards at Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California.

Lots of celebrities were on hand for the annual award show…. Read more

Tracee Ellis Ross Makes History With Golden Globes Win

Tracee Ellis Ross took home the 2017 Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Television Series, Comedy or Musical for her role on black-ish. She became the first black woman to win in the category since Debbie Allen in 1983.

“This is for all the women—women of color and colorful people—whose stories, ideas and thoughts are not always considered worthy, important and valid. I see you. We see you,” she said during her acceptance speech (watch full speech below). Read more

WATCH: Viola Davis Wows With Critics Awards Acceptance Speech

Viola Davis took home two Critics Awards on Sunday night. Her first of the night, the #SeeHer Award, had Viola pulling in the audience with her acceptance speech. In the speech she talked about self acceptance and being who you truly are.

“Thank you. It’s hard to accept being a role model for women when you’re trying to lose weight. I’ve always discovered the heart of my characters by asking: Read more