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When the 94th Academy Awards take place on March 27, 2022, its efforts for diversity – and its shortcomings – will be just as much on display as the designer gowns and outstanding performances.
The first Black man with his own film studio gave an epic speech last night.
Cheryl Boone Isaacs will step down as president of the Academy’s Board of Governors.
Until there are movies that reflect the diversity of this country all year-long, and not just during awards season, there is more work to be done.
Hayma Washington is the first African-American to serve as CEO of the Television Academy in its 70-year history.
According to a new diversity report, Tinseltown suffers from a lack of equal representation.
Following legendary singer Prince‘s death, several people have come forward claiming to be related to him in an effort to get a piece of his fortune. So far, 30 individuals who have filed court documents claiming to be related to the singer have been denied. Judge Kevin Eide, who is overseeing the case, is now ordering […]
The Court of Special Appeals in Maryland, the state’s second-highest court, has ordered another trial and restored charges against a man from Northwest Baltimore who was acquitted in the murder of North Carolina native Phylicia Barnes. The court says Circuit Judge John Addison Howard committed a mistake in January 2015 when he acquitted Michael Johnson of […]
NEWS ROUNDUP: Oscar Ratings Hit 8-Year Low, TIME Contacts Secret Service Over Trump Incident…AND MORE
Amidst the controversy surrounding the Academy Awards this year, viewership hit an 8-year low.
About a dozen Black NYPD officers filed a lawsuit against their department claiming they were pressured to implement racism in their practices.
President Barack Obama appeared on The Ellen Show on Thursday; making history as the first sitting president to stop by for an in-studio visit.
The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards took place on Saturday and the night proved to be a big one for diversity, Spotlight, and Idris Elba. Most of the awards won by people of color were for television performances, but Idris Elba shined bright throughout the evening.
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