Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer Among 48th NAACP Image Awards Presenters for Feb. 11, 2017 to Air on TV One

TARAJI P. HENSON, STERLING K. BROWN, OCTAVIA SPENCER, TREVOR NOAH, JANELLE MONAE, ISSA RAE, MIKE COLTER AND MYKELTI WILLIAMSON TO PRESENT AT THE 48TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11 ON TV ONE Anthony Anderson to Host LIVE Two-Hour Special At 9:00pm ET/8:00pm C  Nischelle Turner Confirmed to Host LIVE from the Red Carpet Pre-Show Starting at 7:30pm ET/6:30pm  On Tuesday, January 31, 2017, NAACP Image Awards announced that Taraji P. Henson, Sterling K. Brown, Octavia Spencer, Trevor Noah, Janelle Monae, Issa Rae, Mike Colter and Mykelti Williamson are the first…




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48th NAACP Image Awards Nominees’ Luncheon Kick-Off Celebration at Loews Hollywood Hotel

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, the NAACP Image Awards held their 48th NAACP Image Awards Nominees’ Luncheon at the Loews Hollywood Hotel – Laurel/Runyon Rooms 1755 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028 from 10:30 am. This annual event kicks-off the celebrations for the NAACP Image Awards and honors all of the nominees. The 48th NAACP Image Awards90-Minute Live Red Carpet Pre-Show and Two-Hour Live TV Special to air Saturday, February 11, 2017 on TV One Hosted by Anthony Anderson. The nominees expected to attend were: Tracee Ellis Ross, Nate Parker, Aja Naomi King, Amirah Vann, Anthony Hamilton,…




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2017 Oscar Nominations: View The Complete List of 89th Academy Awards Nominees

On Tuesday, January 24, 2017, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, joined by Oscar®-winning and nominated Academy members Demian Bichir, Dustin Lance Black, Glenn Close, Guillermo del Toro, Marcia Gay Harden, Terrence Howard, Jennifer Hudson, Brie Larson, Jason Reitman, Gabourey Sidibe and Ken Watanabe, announced the 89th Academy Awards® nominations. The 89th Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, to be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m.…




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The 69th Annual Writers Guild Awards 2017 Nominations Announced

New York and Los Angeles – On January 4, 2017, The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting during 2016. Winners will be honored at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at concurrent ceremonies in New York City and Los Angeles. Emmy Award-winning writer/actor/comedian Patton Oswalt will return for the second year in a row to host the 2017 Writers Guild Awards L.A. show at the Beverly Hilton. The Writers Guild Awards honor outstanding…




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Nominations Announced for the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Ceremony to Air January 29, 2017 on TNT and TBS

53rd Annual Accolade to Be Presented During the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards SAG Life Achievement Award to Lily Tomlin. LOS ANGELES (Dec. 14, 2016) – Nominees for the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® for outstanding individual, cast and ensemble performances in film and television of 2016, as well as the nominees for outstanding action performances by film and television stunt ensembles were announced this morning at the Pacific Design Center’s SilverScreen Theater in West Hollywood. SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris introduced Sophia Bush (Chicago P.D., One Tree Hill) and…




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Nominees Announced for the 48th NAACP Image Awards: Beyoncé Leads with 7 Nominations; Set to Air on TV One on 2-11, 2017 at 9pm/8c

Nominees Announced for the 48th NAACP Image Awards90-Minute Live Red Carpet Pre-Show and Two-Hour Live TV Special to air Saturday, February 11, 2017 on TV One  Hosted by Anthony Anderson  Entertainer of the Year Voting Opens; LeBron James to Receive NAACP Jackie Robinson Sports Award Beyoncé Leads with 7 Nominations; Followed by Solange Knowles with 5 Nominations; Chance the Rapper and Kendrick Lamar Received 4 Nominations; Donald Glover and Nate Parker both Received 3 Nominations ABC and HBO Lead the Nominations in the TV Categories; Columbia Records Leads in the…




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Nominations Announced for the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards Ceremony to Air on NBC Jan. 8.

On Monday, December 12, 2016, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced the nominations for the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards to be hosted by Jimmy Fallon and broadcast live on NBC at 8 p.m. ET on Jan. 8. The Golden Globes nominees were announced by three-time Golden Globe winner Laura Dern, two-time winner Don Cheadle and previously nominated Anna Kendrick from the Beverly Hilton Hotel 9876 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Here’s the partial list of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association 74th annual Golden Globe Awards Nominees: Best TV series,…




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Nominations for the 17th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards to Air Live on Univision on Nov. 17 from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas

JULIO REYES COPELLO, DJAVAN, FONSECA, JESSE & JOY, AND RICARDO LÓPEZ LALINDE  LEAD LATIN GRAMMY® NOMINATIONS WITH FOUR NOMINATIONS EACH. PABLO ALBORÁN, PEPE AGUILAR, ANDREA BOCELLI, JUAN GABRIEL, ENRIQUE IGLESIAS, SHAKIRA, LOS TIGRES DEL NORTE, DIEGO TORRES, JULIETA VENEGAS, CARLOS VIVES, WISIN, AND YANDEL. ALSO AMONG THIS YEAR’S CROP OF NOMINEES. MIAMI (Sept. 21, 2016) — The Latin Recording Academy® announced nominations for the 17th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards® in all 48 categories. Leading with four nominations each are Julio Reyes Copello, Djavan, Fonseca, Jesse & Joy, and Ricardo López Lalinde. Reflecting an…




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Nominations for the 2016 Latin American Music Awards to air on Telemundo on Oct. 6 from the Dolby Theater in Hollywood

The Nominations for the 2016 Latin American Music Awards were announced on August 31, 2016. The Latin American Music Awards to air on Telemundo on Oct. 6 from the Dolby Theater 6801 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, in Hollywood, CA 90028. Artist of the Year Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Liza Enrique Iglesias J Blavin Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho Nicky Jam New Artist of the Year  Adriel Favela Álvaro Soler CNCO Jacob Forever Sofía Reyes Single of the Year Enrique Iglesias, “Duele El Corazón” Yandel, “Encantadora” J Balvin, “Ginza”…




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EDITOR’S NOTE: #OscarsSoWhite Again What Happen to Diversity? Especially with host Chris Rock an African American

First, Congratulations to all the nominees. Second why are the #OscarsSoWhite Again for the second year in a row? What Happen to Diversity? Especially with host Chris Rock who is an African American (Black) of the awards ceremony. Do you see or read something wrong there? How do you think, he will feel in a room of majority white faces? Awkward Moment! Will you watch the show? It is time to send a message to The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences that is ok they can give award to…




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The Oscars 2016: 88th Academy Awards Nominations Complete List

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#OscarsSoWhite Again What Happen to Diversity? Especially with host Chris Rock who is an African American (Black) of the awards ceremony. How do you think, he will feel in a room of majority white faces? Awkward! On Thursday, January 14, 2016, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, Guillermo del Toro, John Krasinski and Ang Lee announced the 88th Academy Awards® nominations. The 88th Annual Academy awards will be hosted by Chris Rock. For a complete list of nominees, visit the official Oscars® website, www.oscar.com. The 88th Oscars will be held on Sunday, February…




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Save the Date! Jarvee Hutcherson to be Honored at the 3rd Annual LANFA Awards 2015

The Third Annual Los Angeles Nollywood Film Awards 2015 is set for Saturday, August 15, 2015 at Four Points by Sheraton Los Angeles International Airport 9750 Airport Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045. King Bassey, from Los Angeles Film Association (KB Hollywood Media) & producer of the LANFA Awards announced that Jarvee Hutcherson, MMPA President & ASYM National President is one of the official honorees to be honored at the upcoming 3rd annual LANFA Awards 2015 to be held on Saturday, August 15, 2015 at Four Points by Sheraton Los Angeles International Airport 9750 Airport Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045.…




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Nominations for the 87th Academy Awards Announced See List

Directors Alfonso Cuarón and J.J. Abrams, actor Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced the nominations for the 87th Academy Awards® today (January 15).  For the first time, nominees in all 24 categories were announced live. Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2014 will be presented on Oscar® Sunday, February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® and televised live on the ABC Television Network.  The Oscars, produced by Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, also will be televised live in more than 225…




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Nominations for the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards Announced See List

BEYONCE, SAM SMITH, AND PHARRELL WILLIAMS LEAD GRAMMY® NOMINATIONS WITH SIX EACH BECK, BEYONCE, ED SHEERAN, SAM SMITH, AND PHARRELL WILLIAMS VIE FOR ALBUM OF THE YEAR AT THE 57TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS® FEB. 8, 2015, LIVE ON CBS Nominations for the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards®were announced tonight by The Recording Academy® and reflected an eclectic mix of the best and brightest in music over the past year, as determined by The Academy’s voting members. The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held on “GRAMMY Sunday,” Feb. 8, 2015, at…




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Diversity News Magazine by Steven Escobar Nominated for 2014 LGBT Hero Awards: See Complete Official Nominees List

On July 22, 2014 it was reveal the 2014 LGBT Hero Awards nominees! Diversity News Publications, publisher of Diversity News Magazine from the Diversity News Publications Family of Companies is excited to announce that they found out on 7-23-2014 that their very own online magazine received an official nomination as Online Magazine of The Year: Diversity News Magazine by Steven Escobar. “Breaking Spoiler News! An official press release will be issue soon but now please VOTE for us. I just found today 7-23-2004 that (we) I have been nominated for 2014 LGBT Hero Awards…




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GLAAD Announces Nominees for 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

Elton John, Lady Gaga, Orange is the New Black, The Fosters, Orphan Black, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Modern Family, Dallas Buyers Club, Blue Is the Warmest Color, Concussion, Behind the Candelabra, Bridegroom, Call Me Kuchu, God Loves Uganda, MSNBC, ESPN, Black Enterprise, Rolling Stone, Amores Verdaderos, Al Punto, Sábado Gigante among nominees Los Angeles, Thursday, January 30, 2014 – GLAAD, the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, announced today the nominees for its 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, presented nationally by Ketel One Vodka, Wells Fargo, and Hilton Worldwide.  By recognizing and honoring media for outstanding images of the LGBT community, the GLAAD Media…




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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 86th Oscars® Nominations Announced Set for March 2, 2014

BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Actor Chris Hemsworth and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced the nominations for the 86th Academy Awards® today (January 16). Hemsworth and Boone Isaacs announced the nominees at a 5:38 a.m. PT live news conference attended by more than 400 international media representatives.  For a complete list of nominees, visit the official Academy Awards website,www.oscar.com. Academy members from each of the branches vote to determine the nominees in their respective categories – actors nominate actors, film editors nominate film editors, etc.  In the Animated Feature Film…




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GALECA announces 2013 Dorian Awards nominations

 Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Name 12 Years a Slave, Philomena, Cate Blanchett, Leonardo DiCaprio and Lesbian Romance Blue is the Warmest Color Among Noms * * * * * August: Osage County and Carrie vie for Campy Flick of the Year James Franco up for Best Actor and Wilde Artist of the Year Surprises Rule TV Comedy Category Orange is the New Black, Amy Schumer and The Big Bang Theory also in mix HOLLYWOOD, CA / Tuesday, January 14, 2014 — Phil Robertson may think the LGBTs are going to hell, the state of Texas may deem the gays unworthy of…




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