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  • Viola Davis Admits Being Offered ‘Mammy-ish’ Roles

    Sep 17, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *When it comes to roles for black women in Hollywood, Viola Davis says that there just aren’t that many quality parts for her and her acting sisters to sink into. “I don’t see anyone on TV like me in a role like this … a woman of color, of a certain age and a certain hue,” the […]

  • Kerry and Viola Address the ‘Freeing’ Aspect of Steamy Sex Scenes

    Sep 14, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments


    *When it comes to steamy scenes, it’s a good thing for Kerry Washington and Viola Davis. With frequent episodes of hot sex between her character Olivia Pope and either Tony Goldwyn’s Fitz or Scott Foley’s Jake, Washington is no stranger to expressing Olivia’s passionate side. And that suits the actress just fine. “It’s freeing to […]

  • New ‘Scandal’ Season 4 Promo has Olivia on the Beach (Watch)

    Sep 9, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *So where was Olivia Pope heading on the plane ride at the end of Season 3? A new promo for “Scandal’s” Sept. 25th Season 4 premiere seems to suggest that Kerry Washington’s character was off to some tropical locale. The teaser opens with Fitz desperately calling Olivia’s house, but she’s chilling with her red wine […]

  • John Legend, Chuck D, Lauryn Hill & More Rally for Mike Brown

    Sep 2, 14 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment


    *John Legend is one of the stars who stood up and rally for Michael Brown. In the photo above Legend wears a “don’t shoot” shirt in reference to the August 9 shooting of Brown. Other rappers and singers are making their voices heard by stepping foot in Ferguson, Mo and expressing their feelings towards oppression, […]

  • Kerry Washington Dishes About ‘Scandal'; Talks Mike Brown

    Aug 31, 14 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments


    *Gladiators should be hyped and excited. Kerry Washington dished about “Scandal“on the Emmys red carpet. “There’s a lot of Abby this season, which is really good because Abby and Olivia Pope have a very complicated relationship,” she told E! News. “That’s going to be yummy.” But not only did she dish about “Scandal” — she revealed how she met […]

  • Essence Highlights Nicole Beharie, Alfre Woodard and Laverne Cox

    Aug 30, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *The face of the small screen is changing. And Essence magazine knows it as the publication’s upcoming issue takes a look at women who called “channel changers.” Among those profiled are “The Walking Dead’s” Danai Gurira, “Sleepy Hollow” star Nicole Beharie, Laverne Cox of “Orange Is the New Black” and Alfre Woodard from “State of […]