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Regina King’s 2020 Emmys Acceptance Speech Doubled as a Plea to Vote

When it comes to the Emmy Awards, Regina King is a shining star.  The Watchmen actress was honored with the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie on Sunday, Sept.20, marking the fourth time she has taken home a prize at the annual ceremony.In 2018, she won in the same category for her performance […]

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Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Wins First Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

And the Emmy goes to…Watchmen star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II! The actor of the hit HBO series took home his first Emmy for his role in Watchmen which he starred in opposite of actress Regina King.On Sunday, Sept.20, Abdul-Mateen accepted the award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie while sitting at home dressed […]

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2020 Emmy Nominations: See the Complete List of Nominees

The 2020 Emmys are right around the corner.On Sunday, Sept.20, your favorite TV stars will gather, er, on their couches to find out who will win big at the annual show’s first-ever virtual ceremony.HBO’s Watchmen leads the pack with 26 nods, including an Outstanding Lead Actress In a Limited Series or Movie nomination for Regina […]

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Regina King and Tracee Ellis Ross’ All-Black Golden Girls Remake Instantly Made 2020 Better

History was made on Zoom.Nearly three decades after The Golden Girls and its leads Bea Arthur, Betty White and Rue McClanahan bid farewell to the small screen, some of Hollywood’s biggest stars resurrected it in a momentous way.On Tuesday, Sept.8, fans were invited to 2020’s hottest spot—Zoom—for an all-Black reimagining of The Golden Girls, starring […]

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Regina King: ‘One Night in Miami’ Response Can ‘Open or Close Doors’ for Black Female Directors

Regina King has said the response to her feature directorial debut can either “open doors or close doors for more Black female directors,” throwing into sharp relief the double standards in place for creators of color.“Unfortunately, across the world, that’s how things seem to work.One woman gets a shot and if she does not succeed, […]

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Olivia Wilde, Amy Schumer And More Stars Wear ‘Arrest The Cops Who Killed Breonna Taylor’ T-Shirts

Celebrities are advocating for justice for Breonna Taylor 150 days after she was killed.On Monday, A-list stars including Olivia Wilde, Amy Schumer, Regina King, Jessica Alba and Amanda Seales took to Instagram to show off shirts that read “Arrest the cops who killed Breonna Taylor.” Taylor, a 26-year-old Emt, was killed in her Louisville, Kentucky, […]

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Inspiring Moments Born From Black Lives Matter Protests

“Every day, I’ve seen incredible things in this protest.” That’s how Tinashe recently described to E! News her experience taking to the streets in support of Black Lives Matter following the death of George Floyd.”It’s been really interesting to see firsthand the energy shift throughout the protest,” she continued.”As more and more people have been […]

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Regina King Explains the “Ongoing Conversation” She Has With Her Son About the Police

Regina King has shed more light on the precautions black mothers take while raising their sons.During a remote appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday, the Oscar-winning star and host Jimmy Kimmel discussed how black parents speak to their children about interacting with police and other people in society.”I think in most of black homes.it’s […]

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