Oscar winner Mo’Nique blasted Hollywood’s struggle to embrace diversity in an interview with HuffPost Live on Tuesday. The comedian and actress received critical praise for her role as the abusive Mary Lee Johnston in the film Precious and won numerous awards including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. 10 more words
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The beauty industry is slowing understanding the importance of inclusion by creating product for women of all hues.
So when Kerry Washington initially got the role of brand ambassador and creative consultant for Neutrogena, we knew change would come. 356 more words
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zoë Kravitz has heard enough talk and she’s ready for some change.
She might have an enviable perch in the entertainment ecosystem with recent film credits as diverse as “Dope,” ”Mad Max: Fury Road,” and “The Divergent Series,” not to mention her famous lineage, but she’s also seen her share of darkness in Hollywood too, from discrimination to stereotyping. 691 more words
Mo’Nique’s 82-pound weight loss owes more to the Oscar winner’s husband and children rather than her own energy to hit the gym.
The entertainer, who worked over the past year to shed more than 80 pounds, revealed her motivation to taking the weight off while chatting at the 22nd Annual Pan-African Film and Arts Festival. 173 more words