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Taraji P. Henson to Star in ‘Annie Live’ at NBC

NBC’s Annie Live has found its villain. Taraji P. Henson (Empire, Hidden Figures) will star in the musical as Miss Hannigan, the cruel head of the orphanage where young Annie lives and dreams of…

12 Best Beauty Products from Celebrity Brands by Jennifer Lopez, Issa Rae and More

Taraji P. Henson, Millie Bobby Brown, and Drew Barrymore are just a handful from Hollywood who've launched best-selling lines.

AMAs Feature Small Live Audience as The Weeknd, Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Dan + Shay Win 3 Awards Each

The 2020 American Music Awards hosted by Taraji P. Henson featured a small live audience amid the novel coronavirus pandemic as Taylor Swift won the top award as well as two others and The Weeknd…

Taraji P. Henson Set to Host the 2020 American Music Awards

Taraji P. Henson will host the 2020 American Music Awards. The event will take place Nov. 22, airing live on ABC.

Hugh Jackman to Host MPTF’s “Reel Stories, Real Lives” Benefit

Hugh Jackman will be joined by Angela Bassett, Jason Bateman and Taraji P. Henson at the annual event that spotlights the work of the Motion Picture & Television Fund.

Film Academy Launches Conversation Series on Race and Gender Equity

'Academy Dialogues: It Starts with Us' will feature the likes of Whoopi Goldberg, Taraji P. Henson, Lulu Wang and Delroy Lindo.

‘Empire’ Spinoff Starring Taraji P. Henson in the Works at Fox

Fox is reteaming with Taraji P. Henson for an untitled 'Empire' spinoff, with the actress behind Cookie Lyon reprising her role in the potential series. The offshoot, which is in development, is the…

Issa Rae, Kerry Washington, More Stars Rally Support for L.A.’s Black-Owned Businesses

High-profile Black stars are directly supporting businesses in their own communities, such as 'Insecure' creator Issa Rae.

‘Coffee & Kareem’: Film Review

Ed Helms plays a cop struggling to keep his girlfriend's son (Terrence Little Gardenhigh) safe in Michael Dowse's Netflix action-comedy 'Coffee & Kareem.'

Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician Portrayed in ‘Hidden Figures,’ Dies at 101

Katherine Johnson, a NASA mathematician on early space missions who was portrayed by Taraji P. Henson in the 2016 film 'Hidden Figures,' has died. She was 101.

Hollywood’s Black Hair Problem on Set: “We’ve All Cried in Our Trailers”

African American stars say productions don't provide makeup artists and hair stylists who are familiar with natural textures and dark skin tones: "It's a real disservice to actors of color."

Super Bowl Poll: What Was Your Favorite Star-Studded Commercial?

Super Bowl LIV was full of star-studded commercials. Vote for your favorite ad here.