Veteran actress Angela Bassett will finally be getting a golden statuette as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that she will receive an honorary Oscar for her work. The "Wakanda Forever" actress will receive the award alongside Mel Brooks and Carol Littleton at the Governors Awards ceremony this November.


Angela Bassett was deservedly nominated for the Actress In A Supporting Role Oscar in this year's ceremony.


Angela Bassett and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever had a massive night.


On Tuesday, Angela Bassett was nominated for an Oscar in the category of Best Supporting Actress for her role as Queen Ramonda in 'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.' Bassett is considered to be the favorite to win after recently winning the Critics Choice and Golden Globe Awards.


The 2023 Golden Globes featured some of the best and brightest in film and television, and Black stars stood out among them with thrilling wins. The awardees included Angela Bassett, Quinta Brunson and Tyler James Williams and Zendaya. Eddie Murphy also recieved the Cecil B. DeMille award for his prestigious career.

The 16-year-old son of Angela Bassett made a remorseful video apology after his prank video faking the death of actor & her 'Black Panther' cast mate Michael B. Jordan went viral on TikTok. Slater Vance made the video on New Year's Eve as part of a "celebritydeathprank” trend.


Ryan Coogler and the cast stuck the landing with Black Panther: Wakanda Forever


Two big names in Hollywood are a part of Aloy's new adventure in Horizon Forbidden West.


It’s a long-running joke within the Black community that not all folks look alike, but that didn’t stop the vaunted New York Times for making a major gaffe in that department. The newspaper confused actress Angela Bassett with former President Trump crony Omarosa.


The Black Panther movie hasn’t even started filming but it’s already personifying Black excellence on elite levels. The great Angela Bassett has joined the cast of the highly anticipated movie. 

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