Pioneering Black Actress Juanita Moore Dead At 99
Juanita Moore, a pioneering Black actress who was one of a handful of actors of color to be nominated for an Oscar during her time, has died. Ms. Moore was 99 years of age according to reports.
Black History Spotlight: Hattie McDaniel, 1st Black Person To Win Academy Award [VIDEO/ PHOTOS]
We’re halfway through Black History Month, and a day closer to the 85th annual Academy Awards, airing February 24. As we wait anxiously to see if nine-year-old Quvenzhané Wallis, will make Black history, by becoming the youngest person ever to win the Best Actress Oscar for her phenomenal portrayal of Hush Puppy in Beasts of the […]
Rick Ross, John Legend and Anthony Hamilton Shortlisted For 2013 Academy Awards
Remember how awesome it was when Three Six Mafia won their Academy Award? It’s a slim chance, but another moment like that might be in our cross hairs.
Diddy Partners With Weinstein Company For ‘Undefeated’ Film Projects, Nominated For Academy Award
The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced that Sean “Diddy” Combs has signed on as an executive producer of the studio’s new documentary Undeafeated, which has been nominated for the 2012 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. The Bad Boy King will also be an executive
HHW Exclusive: Three 6 Mafia Cooking Up Reality Show
Since winning the Academy Award in 2006 for “It’s Hard Out Here For A Pimp” off of the Hustle & Flow soundtrack and becoming the first Black music group to win best song, Memphis’ own Three 6 Mafia has continued to find a way to keep their name in the mainstream. With Laws of Power […]