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Lena Waithe Makes Emmy History

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Lena Waithe has made Emmy history as the first African-American woman to win for comedy writing at the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Waithe won for co-writing the “Thanksgiving” episode of “Master of None” with series co-creator and star, Aziz Ansari. Waithe has also had a...

Regina King Wins 2nd Emmy in a Row for American Crime

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Regina King is on a roll! Last year, the actress took home her first Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series for American Crime, and she did it again Sunday night! King played Terri Lacroix, a mother dealing with her son being accused...

#BlackLove: Courtney B. Vance and Sterling K. Brown Salute Their Wives With Jay Z Lyrics During Emmys

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The People vs O.J. Simpson won big at Sunday night’s Emmy awards, but there were two acceptance speeches that stood out amongst the sea of speeches. Courtney B. Vance and Sterling K. Brown both won for their roles as Johnnie Cochran and Christopher Darden, and...

Still Winning: Viola Davis Covers Variety & Dishes On Her Historic Emmy Win

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Viola Davis never expected to make history at this year’s Emmy Awards, but that’s exactly what happened when she took home the trophy for Lead Actress in a Drama. “I keep expecting to be that little girl who loses the contest,” Davis told Variety hours after her win. “It’s a...

#SquadGoals: 5 Reasons You Need a Friend Like Taraji P. Henson

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Taraji P. Henson may not have won an Emmy Sunday night for her portrayal of  Cookie Lyon on Fox’s hit drama Empire, but she gave us all a master class on how to be an awesome friend. During the evening, Henson released the “YAAAAAAAASSSS” heard ’round the world when she...