Posts Tagged: actress

Diahann Carroll

Hollywood Icon Diahann Carroll Has Died

Hollywood Icon Diahann Carroll Has Died.   Actress Diahann Carroll has passed away.   OMG I loved her.  She was 84.  She became the first African American woman to star in her own TV series. She played  a nurse in the show Julia in 1968.  She would shine on the 80s drama Dynasty as Dominique Devereaux. She was also nominated for an… Read more »

Viola Davis

Viola Davis to Be Honored at Rome Film Festival

Viola Davis to Be Honored at Rome Film Festival Viola Davis will be receiving a lifetime achievement award during the Rome Film Festival this year. What an honor for and extraordinary actress who can transform any role into her own.  I love her and this award is so deserving!  From How to Get Away With… Read more »

10-Year Old DISD Student To Star As Tina Turner On Broadway!

Congratulations to Skye Turner who has nabbed to role of a lifetime! The 10-year-old DISD student is headed to Broadway in the role of the young Tina Turner in the musical ‘Tina: The Tina Turner Musical.’ Turner who just happens to share the same name with the music legend that she’ll be playing on stage… Read more »