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Kerry Washington on Portraying “Black Motherhood Like I Hadn’t Seen Before”

With four Emmy nominations, Kerry Washington opens up about the heartache and "joy of motherhood": "Some of it, quite honestly, is deeply personal."

Kerry Washington to Host ‘American Son’ Twitter and Instagram Events Amid “Resurgence” of Film

On Monday's episode of 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!,' Kerry Washington announced that she will join African American Policy Forum founder Kimberlé Crenshaw on Instagram to discuss 'American Son,' "talk about how people can be part of the solution [and] raise money for AAPF and Say Her Name."

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Kerry Washington (‘Little Fires Everywhere’ & ‘American Son’)

Actress/producer Kerry Washington reflects on her complicated relationship with acting, the burden and rewards of 'Scandal' and championing projects that matter through her production company.

Kerry Washington on How ‘American Son’ Explores Black Motherhood, Race, Identity

Kerry Washington's performance in 'American Son' will make its way from its Broadway beginnings to Netflix on Friday — a role that the actress describes as "diving into this pool of every parent's absolute worst nightmare."

‘American Son’: Film Review | TIFF 2019

THR review: Christopher Demos-Brown's play 'American Son' is brought to the screen by director Kenny Leon and his Broadway cast, led by Kerry Washington.

Kerry Washington on Keeping Up the Conversation of ‘American Son’: “The Play Is Just the Beginning”

'American Son' opened Sunday at New York's Booth Theatre, marking star Kerry Washington’s return to Broadway as a desperate mother searching for answers about her missing teenage son. The actress, co-stars Steven Pasquale and Jeremy Jordan, producer Gabrielle Union-Wade and guests Tony Goldwyn and Bryan Cranston discussed the vital importance of topical theater with The Hollywood Reporter before the performance.

‘American Son’: Theater Review

Playing the separated parents of a missing teenager, Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale descend on a Miami police station in the middle of the night desperate for answers in the timely race-themed drama 'American Son.'

Why ‘American Son’ Is So Poignant and Personal (Guest Column)

The Opportunity Agenda president Alan Jenkins writes about the urgent social relevance of 'American Son,' the new Broadway play which examines race-related police profiling issues.

Shonda Rhimes, Jada Pinkett Smith, Gabrielle Union-Wade Sign on as Producers of Broadway’s ‘American Son’

The drama about systemic racism in America begins performances Oct. 6, starring Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale, Eugene Lee and Jeremy Jordan.

Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale Set Broadway Return in ‘American Son’

Tony winner Kenny Leon will direct the drama by Christopher Demos-Brown, about estranged parents who converge on a Florida police station searching for their missing teenage son.