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Hollywood Flashback: Cicely Tyson Won Emmys for ‘Jane Pittman’ in 1974

The actress, now 94, says of her role as a woman born into slavery who ultimately becomes part of the civil rights movement: "I never knew any of my grandparents. And to me, Jane was the grandparent…

Cicely Tyson Signs With CAA

Cicely Tyson has signed with CAA.

Bob Christiansen, Emmy-Winning ‘Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman’ Producer, Dies at 85

Bob Christiansen, an Emmy-winning producer on Cicely Tyson's 'The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman' who guided other high-profile telefilms starring Bette Davis, Alan Alda, James Caan and Alfre…

The Academy Toasts Its Own at Governors Awards, From Cicely Tyson to Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy

At the 10th Governors Awards, the Academy celebrated Cicely Tyson, producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall, composer Lalo Schifrin and publicist Marvin Levy.

Academy to Give Honorary Oscar to Cicely Tyson, Thalberg Award to Producers Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall

Motion Picture Academy honoring producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall, actress Cicely Tyson, composer Lago Schifrin and publicist Marvin Levy.

Cicely Tyson on Time’s Up and Her Hopes for Young Black Women

The TCM Classic Film Festival will celebrate the 93-year-old actress with a hand-and-footprint ceremony Friday at Hollywood's TCL Chinese Theatre.

‘Last Flag Flying’: Film Review | NYFF 2017

Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston and Laurence Fishburne star in Richard Linklater's road movie 'Last Flag Flying,' as Vietnam vets reuniting after 30 years for a deeply personal mission.

‘Showing Roots’: TV Review

Lifetime's godawful race-relations dramedy will make you bristle.

‘The Gin Game’: Theater Review

James Earl Jones and Cicely Tyson share a Broadway stage for the first time in 49 years in D.L. Coburn's 1978 Pulitzer Prize winner.

Kennedy Center Honors Tap George Lucas, Carole King, Rita Moreno

Actress Cicely Tyson, American rockers Eagles and conductor Seiji Ozawa will also be feted at Dec. 29 event.

Broadway’s New Season Takes Shape as Game-Changing Musical ‘Hamilton’ Charges In

George Takei's 'Allegiance,' Gloria Estefan's 'On Your Feet!' and 'The Color Purple' starring Jennifer Hudson will also contribute to a schedule in which diversity casting hits new heights.

Cicely Tyson, Maggie Gyllenhaal Among Honorees at Gracie Awards

The 40th annual ceremony shines the spotlight on women in film, radio and television.