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  • Pics From The Limited’s ‘Scandal’ Collection Launch in NYC

    Sep 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *It’s finally here. A collection inspired by ABC’s “Scandal” is now available at The Limited, just in time for the show’s fourth season premiere on Thursday. ‘Scandal” star Kerry Washington, who teamed with the retailer and show’s costume designer Lyn Paolo for the line, was on hand at the collection’s launch party Monday in New […]

  • Kerry And Viola Defend Shonda Against ‘Angry Black Woman’ Label

    Sep 23, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *The New York Times may have labeled Shonda Rhimes as an “angry black woman,” but that hasn’t stopped cast members from shows she’s created from coming to her defense. Among those speaking out are Kerry Washington, Viola Davis and Chandra Wilson, who each had three other words to describe Rhimes when chatting with The Hollywood Reporter. […]

  • NYT Public Editor Backs Shonda Rhimes Against Its Own TV Critic

    Sep 22, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments


    *You know you done messed up as a writer when the public editor of your newspaper calls you out for being “astonishingly tone-deaf.” New York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan joined the hordes taking issue with the paper’s TV critic Alessandra Stanley, calling her “condescending,” “astonishingly tone-deaf,” and “out of touch” in her recent piece […]

  • Shonda Rhimes Claps Back against ‘Angry Black Woman’ Label from NYT

    Sep 19, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments


    *Followers of Shonda Rhimes on Twitter already know…you can’t come for her without getting some type of response. New York Times writer Alessandra Stanley found this out the hard way when she suggesting in her Thursday column that the producer of ABC’s “Scandal,” “Grey’s Anatomy” and the new “How to Get Away with Murder” makes […]

  • 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 […]