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Kerry Washington and Delroy Lindo Lead Hulu/Onyx Comedy ‘Unprisoned’

Onyx Collective, the Disney banner focused on underrepresented audiences, has picked up its first comedy series. The Tara Duncan-led division has greenlit eight episodes of Unprisoned, inspired by the life of creator Tracy McMillan (Mad Men) with Kerry Washington and Delroy Lindo set to star. The series will be available in the U.S. on Hulu, […]

Best-Dressed Stars at the 2022 SAG Awards, From Selena Gomez and Lady Gaga to Will Smith

“Look how nice everyone looks,” said Michael Keaton as he viewed the SAG Awards audience while accepting his best actor award for Dopesick on the stage in Santa Monica’s Barker Hangar on Sunday night. It’s been two years since SAG-AFTRA members gathered in person to celebrate outstanding work in their industry, and the absence — […]

Leonine Takes Lionsgate Slate for Germany, Including ‘John Wick 4’

German mini-major Leonine has extended its licensing deal with Lionsgate, securing rights in Germany and Austria for Lionsgate’s upcoming feature slate, including Keanu Reeves starrer John Wick 4. Other titles in the deal, unveiled on Tuesday, include the John Wick spin-off Ballerina, starring Knives Out and No Time to Die actor Ana de Armas, the […]

Halle Berry on Conquering Self-Doubt to Direct First Film: “It’s F***ing Hard”

Halle Berry’s new film Bruised casts the groundbreaking Oscar winner as a down-and-out MMA fighter who heads back into the ring in search of redemption while facing her demons and juggling motherhood after the son she gave up reenters her life. The plot reads like a tall order and there’s more: Berry made her directorial […]

Kerry Washington-Produced Legal Drama Lands Series Order From Disney’s Onyx Collective

Disney’s Onyx Collective has greenlit its first scripted series. The recently launched brand, dedicated to releasing work from creators of color and underrepresented voices, has ordered Reasonable Doubt, a legal drama from executive producers Kerry Washington and Larry Wilmore and writer/exec producer Raamla Mohamed (Scandal, Little Fires Everywhere). The series, which will stream on Hulu, […]

Kerry Washington to Play Journalist-Turned-Surfer in ‘Rockaway’ for Netflix

Kerry Washington is attached to star in and produce a feature adaptation of Diane Cardwell’s memoir Rockaway. Washington will play a Manhattan journalist who unexpectedly discovers the power of surfing, and finds herself running from the comfortable life she’s always known towards a life of romance and self-discovery in eclectic Rockaway Beach. Nichelle Tramble Spellman […]

GLSEN’s Outgoing Executive Director Eliza Byard to Be Honored at Respect Awards

GLSEN’s outgoing executive director Eliza Byard will take a turn in the spotlight when she is honored at the organization’s Respect Awards, a virtual production set for Oct. 14. Launched in 2004, the Respect Awards have been held each year in L.A. and New York as a way to honor students, educators, leaders, stars and […]

George Clooney, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle and More Stars Backing Roybal School of Film and Television Production

Los Angeles is set to get a new specialized academy focused on film and television production, and a host of Hollywood A-listers are backing the school as founding members. George Clooney, Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle, Eva Longoria, Mindy Kaling, Grant Heslov and Nicole Avant, along with Working Title’s Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner and CAA’s […]

Kerry Washington, Catherine O’Hara, Lena Waithe, Kelly Clarkson Among 2021 Gracie Awards Honorees (Exclusive)

Kerry Washington, Catherine O’Hara, Lena Waithe and Kelly Clarkson are among the women who will be honored by the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation at its 46th Annual Gracie Awards. The event, which is set to take place Sept. 27 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles, honors women working in television, radio […]

Kerry Washington Celebrates Motherhood With Latest Aurate Jewelry Collection

The actress' second collection for Aurate symbolizes motherhood in all its facets: "It started with a group of mothers coming together," she says.

How to Double-Mask in Style Like Kerry Washington, Tiffany Cross

With the CDC recommending to combine a cloth mask with a medical mask for maximum COVID-19 protection, designers from L.A. to Italy, including Tom Ford, Louis Vuitton and Trina Turk, are offering fashionable options.

Kerry Washington, Rihanna, Dan Levy and More Respond to History-Making Inauguration Day: “The Decency of It All”

Mindy Kaling, Dan Rather and Billy Eichner were also among the many Hollywood figures who shared their reactions to a new Joe Biden and Kamala Harris administration in Washington D.C.