In this exclusive opinion piece, actor Kerry Washington challenges Obama supporters to do more than simply vote. ———— During the presidential campaign in 2008, I was very vocal in my support for then Senator Barack Obama. I knew that he was the candidate we needed at the time, and I was inspired by the positive change […]
Kerry Washington spoke with VH1’s Morning Buzz to discuss her role on the ABC drama, Scandal. As previously noted, Kerry is the first Black actress to have a lead role in a broadcast television show in three decades. Washington talks about that feat as well as whether or not there’s ever been any scandal in […]
He’s the most powerful man in the free world. She’s a political dynamo, a savvy mover and shaker in Washington D.C. Olivia Pope and President Fitzgerald Grant are a match made in television heaven, but damn if the pesky matter of him being married isn’t in the way. In this year’s smash hit “Scandal”, viewers […]
Kerry Washington is all grown up. Mainstream audiences came to know the talented actress in 2001’s Save The Last Dance as Chenille, the sweet faced single mom who played fairy godmother to clueless white girl Julia Stiles. Since then, Washington has proved to be one of the hardest working players in the business, jumping between […]
The March 2012 issue of Essence Magazine features Kerry Washington on its cover. The actress, who recently celebrated her 35th birthday, talked about her upcoming role in the ABC drama series, Scandal. Washington plays the lead role in the new series. Also, Kerry talked about how the role of the black actress is changing in […]
Race has and will always be a hot button issue. A nonchalant comment can be turned into World War 3, depending on who you’re speaking too. One of the things that really get under people’s skin is interracial relationships. Couples with different amounts of melanin have to deal with random angry looks. The ridicule and scrutiny is intensified when one or […]
Quentin Tarantino has assembled an all star cast for his upcoming spaghetti western revenge drama Django Unchained. After months of courting some of the top black talent like Will Smith and Idris Elba, Oscar winner Jamie Foxx was cast in the coveted title role. Joining the cast are Leonardo DiCaprio as evil plantation owner Calvin […]
Kerry Washington stole the show at this year’s 63rd annual Emmy Awards with a sweet-heart neck line gown that wowed viewers! Kerry was among other celebs who wore the vibrant color but none as glamorous as she! Few black entertainers attended the award ceremony but we are glad we were represented by Kerry so wonderfully! […]
The Christmas season is all about putting a smile on the faces of the ones we love and our friends at Blackvoices have been making a list and checking it twice for the celebrities that know how to show off those pearly whites. Kerry Washington and Jada Pinkett Smith start the list off but who […]
The 14th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival kicked off yesterday at the AMC 34th St Theater in New York City. Actress Kerry Washington and actor Jamie Hector were the stars of their night for their roles in Night Catches Us.
Not only can Kerry Washington act, she looks damn good doing it. Her latest project “Night Catches Us,” a Black Panther era drama with Anthony Mackie, is a favorite at the upcoming New York International Latino Film Festival. In celebration, we’re reflecting on Kerry’s steamiest scenes. Objections? We thought not.