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‘Hidden Figures’ Overtakes ‘La La Land’ in Earnings and Proves We Might Be Okay

No shade to La La Land, but the fact that Hidden Figures is performing so well at the box-office is a really good sign. …

Hannah Briggs | February 10, 2017 - 3:54 pm

Black artists receive well-deserved recognition with 2017 Oscar nominations

We present to you a 2017 Oscar nominations post that does not mention La La Land even once.

The Frisky | January 24, 2017 - 11:24 am

Black Actress Octavia Spencer Is “Red Band Society”‘s Resident “Scary Bitch”

Having already seen “The Fault In Our Stars” and “Glee,” I don’t think I’ll be tuning in for Fox’s “Red Band Society,” a new dramedy produced by Steven…

Jessica Wakeman | August 22, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Octavia Spencer To Star In “Murder, She Wrote” Reboot

NBC is planning a reboot of your grandma’s favorite nighttime soap, “Murder, She Wrote,” with Octavia Spencer as the star. [Hollywood Reporter]
“Smash” director Michael Morris has allegedly…

Jessica Wakeman | October 24, 2013 - 8:00 pm

ZOMG, Octavia Spencer Wore Three Pairs Of Spanx To The SAG Awards!!!

“HOLY CRAP, DID YOU HEAR THAT OCTAVIA SPENCER WORE THREEEEEEE PAIRS OF SPANX TO THE SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS ON SUNDAY?!?!?!?! I KNOW, I KNOW, SHE WON A BIG AWARD…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 1, 2012 - 2:40 pm