Awards

Posted on 15 January 2014   Awards

Charles S. Dutton to receive PAFF’s Lifetime Achievement Award

The Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) will honor prolific, award-winning actor/director Charles S. Dutton with Lifetime Achievement Award at the festival’s annual Night of Tribute awards ceremony. For the second year, the Night of Tribute will be part of the pre-show festivities for the awards ceremony of the African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) on Friday, January 31, 2014, beginning... Read More »
Posted on 09 January 2014   Awards

2014 NAACP Image Awards Nominees Announced

TELEVISION Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series • Andre Braugher – “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” (FOX) • Cedric The Entertainer – “The Soul Man” (TV Land) • Don Cheadle – “House of Lies” (Showtime) • Dulé Hill – “Psych” (USA Network) • Kevin Hart – “Real Husbands of Hollywood” (BET) Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series • Aisha Tyler – “Archer”... Read More »
Posted on 31 December 2013   Awards, Film, Theater, TV, UK

Top 10 Best Performances of 2013

As we near the end of 2013, Blackactors.net is taking a look at some of the most outstanding performances of this past year. It’s been a remarkable and groundbreaking year for black actors in the entertainment industry, and it was pretty difficult narrowing down our picks to just 10 from three different categories: television, film, and stage. Our editors,... Read More »
Posted on 16 December 2013   Awards

Golden Globes 2014: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Idris Elba, and Kerry Washington Among Nominees for Awards

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced nominations for the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards last week and a pretty impressive group of black talent have scored nods. The nominees were presented by actors Zoe Saldana, Aziz Ansari,and Olivia Wilde at the Beverly Hilton. BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years A... Read More »
Posted on 26 November 2013   Awards

Spirit Awards 2014: Michael B. Jordan, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lupita Nyong’o, and Yolanda Ross nominated

Awards season kicked off this morning when the 2014 Independent Spirit Award nominees were announced. Steve McQueen‘s 12 Years a Slave earned a record number of nominations, which includes Chiwetel Ejiofor scoring a best male lead nom for his powerful role as a free man kidnapped and sold into slavery, and Lupita Nyong’o for a best female supporting nom... Read More »
Posted on 13 November 2013   Awards

Jennifer Hudson receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame (VIDEO)

Jennifer Hudson, who won an Academy Award for her role as Effie White in Dreamgirls, has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The Winnie Mandela star was joined by her industry friends Clive Davis and Raphael Sadiq, along with her Black Nativity co-star Jacob Latimore. “I knew I would get emotional and I’m sure my mom... Read More »
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