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Latest Sidney Poitier Items
In another effort to change the subject from Obamacare, President Obama Tuesday gave a big wet kiss to Hollywood and his fundraising pal Jeffrey Katzenberg of the Dreamworks studio for the entertainment industry's global influence.
A bridge in the Bahamas was renamed Friday to honor Oscar-winning actor Sidney Poitier, with no sign of any protests called for by an opposition politician.
A bridge in the Bahamas is being renamed to honor Sidney Poitier, who spent part of his childhood in the island chain east of Florida.
Black actors who have won Academy Awards:
Octavia Spencer is continuing her sweep of supporting actress accolades, adding an Image Award to her collection of trophies.
The special honors presented at the 43rd annual NAACP Image Awards were emotional, too.
"The Help" collected three prizes at the NAACP Image Awards, including top actress honors for Viola Davis, the supporting actress prize for Octavia Spencer and outstanding motion picture.
Marty Kaan is TV's first black antihero, and he demands to be judged by the perfectly dreadful content of his character, rather than the totally irrelevant color of his skin.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center will honor Catherine Deneuve with its 39th annual Chaplin Award.