Selma Director Ava DuVernay Tapped to Direct Marvel's Black Panther

Ava DuVernay is making history yet again. The Selma director has been hired to helm Black Panther, Marvel’s first black superhero movie, as the company’s first black female director. The film will star Chadwick Boseman, who has played James Brown and Jackie Robinson, respectively, in biopics. »6/22/15 6:30pm6/22/15 6:30pm

Here's Kerry Washington as Anita Hill in HBO's Confirmation

Kerry Washington, who is playing Anita Hill in the upcoming HBO biopic entitled Confirmation, gave her fans proof in an Instagram on Tuesday. If Game Change, the story of Sarah Palin and John McCain’s presidential and vice presidential election campaign, is any indication, Confirmation will be amazing. »6/16/15 4:30pm6/16/15 4:30pm

Kerry Washington Gave a Speech That Will Give You All The Feelings

Kerry Washington - one of last night's winners at the GLAAD Media Awards for her work as an ally - gave a compelling acceptance speech emphasizing the need for marginalized groups to come together across difference (an especially salient point in the wake of Patricia Arquette's unfortunate comments on women's rights). »3/22/15 4:30pm3/22/15 4:30pm

What the Hell Did Kerry Washington Get Shonda Rhimes For Her Birthday?

Today is Shonda Rhimes' birthday. The Empress of Shondaland recieved, I'm sure, many wonderful birthday gifts today but I am only interested in one. Kerry Washington has given Shonda some fabulous but mysterious gift which we know because Shonda posted this trolly-ass tweet: »1/13/15 4:50pm1/13/15 4:50pm

Olivia has staged a PR coup and is now…