Jason Collins, who played 12 seasons for the NBA before coming out as a gay man last April, will be honored with one of the first Vanguard Awards at the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center’s 42nd Anniversary Gala on Nov. 9. The award show will be held at the Westin Bonaventure in downtown Los Angeles.Continue reading “Jason Collins to Receive the Vanguard Award from the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center”
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National Association of Black Journalists Nominates NoMoreDownLow.TV for Salute to Excellence Awards
Congrats to Earnest Winborne and team! The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) announced the finalists for their Salute to Excellence Awards, including the first-ever nomination for the black LGBT entertainment news series NoMoreDownLow.TV in the “Digital Media: Interactive Feature” category. Segments from episode 205 of NoMoreDownLow.TV feature the LGBT black community’s reaction to PresidentContinue reading “National Association of Black Journalists Nominates NoMoreDownLow.TV for Salute to Excellence Awards”
Oprah’s Oscar Special with Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, and Jonah Hill
The two-hour primetime special will feature revealing and intimate interviews, as only Oprah can capture, with the nominees as they prepare for Hollywood’s biggest night. Oprah will speak with two actors from the hit film The Help – Viola Davis (two-time Academy Award® nominee and this year’s Actress in a Leading Role nominee) and OctaviaContinue reading “Oprah’s Oscar Special with Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, and Jonah Hill”
Diana Ross accepting Lifetime Achivement Award at Special Merit Awards
The boss finally gets her props.