Beyonce, ‘Black Panther’ win at 50th NAACP Image Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Beyonce was named entertainer of the year at the 50th annual NAACP Image Awards that highlighted works by entertainers and writers of color.
The Latest: Beyonce wins top award at NAACP Image Award
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 50th annual NAACP Image Awards presented Saturday in Los Angeles (all times local):
Beyonce was named entertainer of the year at the 50th...
Pinks and warrior metallics among Oscar fashion highlights
NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga sported the Tiffany Diamond around her neck and Glenn Close wore 40 pounds of gold dress to the Oscars. Charlize Theron rocked a bob in transformative dark brown and...
Regina King stuns in white and Glenn Close dons queenly gold
NEW YORK (AP) — Regina King brought Old Hollywood alive on the Oscar red carpet Sunday in a romantic white gown with a touch of sparkle and a long train, while Jennifer Lopez stunned in silver...
The final list of winners at the 91st Academy Awards
The final list of the winners at the 91st Academy Awards:
Regina King wins Oscar for ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Regina King's flowing gown nearly tripped her up on the way to collect her Oscar trophy, the actress' only misstep this award season.
‘Beale Street’ tops Spirit Awards, Close wins best actress
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Two years after his "Moonlight" triumphed on the eve of the Oscars, Barry Jenkins' adaptation of the James Baldwin novel "If Beale Street Could Talk" on Saturday topped...
Emotional ceremony honors Hall, Stenberg, Layne and Lewis
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Amandla Stenberg brought the audience to their feet as she talked of being protected by the ancestors.
KiKi Layne evoked tears as she talked about having the...
Outtakes: Regina King on white lies, directing and ’227′
NEW YORK (AP) — Regina King — who is nominated for her first-ever Academy Award for her work in "If Beale Street Could Talk" — discusses sitting in the director's chair and following up on the promise she made to female filmmakers during her Golden Globes speech in outtakes from a recent interview with The Associated Press. Read the interview here .
Regina is already a King, but what about president?
NEW YORK (AP) — So, Regina King walked into a 99-cent store. And what'd she get? A prophecy on her life.
No joke. King was shopping around — "sometimes people will say, 'You at the 99-cent store?' I like a bargain too" — when a woman walked up to her with something of a prediction.
Douglas, King react to Oscars changes
Spielberg, Gaga, sign get-well card for Ruth Bader Ginsburg
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Spielberg, Lady Gaga, Spike Lee and Glenn Close have a message for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Get well soon.
Oscar Luncheon is ‘Hollywood fantasy moment’
Winners of the 2019 Critics’ Choice Awards
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Winners of the 2019 Critics' Choice Awards, presented Thursday at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California:
Actor: Christian Bale, "Vice"
Actress: TIE, Glenn Close, "The Wife" and Lady Gaga, "A Star Is Born"
Supporting actor: Mahershala Ali, "Green Book"
Supporting actress: Regina King, "If Beale Street Could Talk"
ShowBiz Minute: Spacey, NYFCC, Elliott
Regina King’s call to arms: ‘It’s already started’
After a tame Globes, is a less-charged awards season ahead?
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Golden Globe Awards looked like it had gone entirely back to frothy, bubbly business as usual, until Regina King did the impossible: She got the orchestra to stop playing her off. Not even Lady Gaga had that much power.
Snubs, surprises and a Satanic shout-out? Key Globes moments
It was a moment when everyone — absolutely everyone — expected to see an ebullient Lady Gaga climbing to the stage in her dramatic periwinkle gown. Instead, a visibly stunned Glenn Close got the Golden Globe. But her deeply personal speech about women's need for fulfillment outside the family soon had the crowd on its feet, providing the emotional highpoint of the night.
Complete list of winners at 76th Golden Globe Awards
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Complete list of winners at the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, presented Sunday in Beverly Hills, California, by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association:
Drama: "Bohemian Rhapsody"
Actress, Drama: Glenn Close, "The Wife"
Actor, Drama: Rami Malek, "Bohemian Rhapsody"
Comedy or Musical: "Green Book"
Actor, Comedy or Musical: Christian Bale, "Vice"
Actress, Comedy or Musical: Olivia Colman, "The Favourite"
Stars shimmer at the Golden Globes
Film critics choose ‘The Rider’ as best picture of 2018
NEW YORK (AP) — The National Society of Film Critics on Saturday chose Chloe Zhao's low-budget debut feature, "The Rider," as best picture of 2018.
Director Alfonso Cuaron's black-and-white "Roma" period piece set in modern Mexico won the most awards — as best picture runner-up, best foreign-language film and for best cinematography. Cuaron also got the award for best director.
Tracee Ellis Ross leads parade of pink on Emmys carpet
NEW YORK (AP) — There were princess looks and stars pretty in pink, liquid metallics and a contingent in red for TV's big night at the Emmy Awards.
Claire Foy in custom Calvin Klein by Appointment, Jessica Biel in ruffly Ralph & Russo and Scarlett Johansson in Balmain represented in white Monday, as did RuPaul in a jacket adorned with Andy Warhol designs of black Statues of Liberty on one side.
Netflix's new original crime-drama series, "Seven Seconds," will demand your undivided attention.
Similar to creator Veena Sud's previous crime-thriller, "The Killing," it grips and plays on the viewer's heartstrings from the very first scene.
This series isn't putting one person in the star role, and everyone gives an emotional and stellar performance.
Here’s what’s new for home viewing on video-on-demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and other streaming services.
TOP STREAMS FOR THE WEEK
• “Seven Seconds: Season 1” takes on a timely subject with the fictional story of the death of an African-American teenager and a cover-up by white cops. Clare-Hope Ashitey, Beau Knapp and Regina King star. Ten episodes begin streaming Friday on Netflix.
‘Guerrilla’ drama creator defends characters’ ethnicity
LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Ridley said he expected his "politically sharp" TV miniseries "Guerrilla," about England's 1970s black power movement, to be provocative.
But criticism that the drama excludes the role played by black female activists took him by surprise at a screening in London, he said Monday.
He pointed to his track record of writing for black actresses in projects including TV's "American Crime" (Regina King) and "12 Years a Slave" (Lupita Nyong'o, Quvenzhane Wallis), among others.