Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 29-June 4May 23, 2022 GMT
Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 29-June 4:
May 29: Actor Anthony Geary (“General Hospital”) is 75. Singer Rebbie Jackson is 72. Composer Danny Elfman (Oingo Boingo) is 69. Singer LaToya Jackson is 66.
Oscars invite Steven Yeun, Issa Rae, others to join AcademyJuly 1, 2021 GMT
Steven Yeun, Nathan Lane, Issa Rae, Robert Pattinson, Janet Jackson, Leslie Odom Jr. and Laverne Cox are among the artists being invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
The organization that puts on the Oscars said Thursday that 395 film industry professionals, 46% of whom are women and 39% from an underrepresented group, have been invited to join the 2021 class.
‘Never Rarely’ tops Spirit Awards, ‘Da 5 Bloods’ leads NBRsJanuary 26, 2021 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — The teen abortion drama “Never Rarely Sometimes Always" landed a leading seven nominations, Chadwick Boseman was posthumously nominated and women dominated the best director category in the
‘Bad Hair’ movie explores Black women and hairstyle messagesOctober 21, 2020 GMT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Several scenes in the film “Bad Hair” were so horrifying that some cast members initially second-guessed their own use of hair weave or extensions...
Big Sean, Halsey, Migos rock Rihanna’s lingerie fashion showSeptember 11, 2019 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — Big Sean, A$ap Ferg, Halsey and Migos rocked Rihanna's Savage X Fenty crowd Tuesday from a color-saturated stage at the Barclays Center as Normani and Laverne Cox joined an army of supermodels and dancers in a showcase of her latest loungewear and lingerie.
Laverne Cox sees best and worst of times for trans peopleAugust 7, 2019 GMT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Laverne Cox sees this as a best of times, worst of times moment for transgender people.
"We've never ever been more visible than we are right now and yet we are under attack by this administration," she told The Associated Press in a recent interview.
‘Orange is the New Black’ leaves legacy for women of colorJuly 10, 2019 GMT
NEW YORK (AP) — From corrupt, brutal overseers to the fraught world of inmate hierarchy to unlikely friendships and romances, "Orange is the New Black" told deeply rich and complex stories about life for women behind bars that resonated far beyond prison walls...
Laverne Cox is ‘in love’March 9, 2018 GMT
Laverne Cox has revealed she is "in love" with her mystery boyfriend, whom she met on Tinder eight months ago.
The 'Orange Is The New Black' actress has admitted she was an avid user of the dating app when she split from her previous partner, and before long she met her new man - whose identity remains a secret - and fell in love.