Seven years after his death, Robin Williams' son is commemorating what would be a milestone for the late actor -- his 70th birthday. On Wednesday, the comedian's 38-year-old son, Zachary or "Zak," shared a heartfelt Instagram post remembering his father. Alongside a black-and-white still of Robin,... Read More.
(FLORENCE, S.C.) -- A "resilient" centenarian who survived COVID-19 enjoyed a birthday celebration with a visit from the president of her alma mater. Catherine Miller Morgan Harris said she turned 104 years old on June 8, though the Census lists Harris as having turned 103. Harris,... Read More.
Power star Naturi Naughton was honored with her own day in New York City. The actress and former 3LW member received the proclamation from Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, Chirlane McCray, on Friday, officially making June 18, "Naturi Naughton Day." "I’m still in AWE! To be recognized by @nycmayor & @nycfirstlady with... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A man who jumped off a bridge to save a 2-year-old girl who plunged into a bay during a car crash has been honored with a Thunderbirds flight in Maryland. Jonathan Bauer sprung into action on May 2 when he and his daughter... Read More.
Elton John and his husband David Furnish will be the special honorees at AIDS Walk: Live at Home 2021, a May 16 virtual fundraiser that will serve as the centerpiece of six AIDS Walk events all over the U.S. In 1991, Elton helped launch the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Dr. Amy Acton, Ohio's former health director who was the target of threats, will be honored by the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation for her service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Acton, who became a lauded national figure for her response to the pandemic... Read More.
Sunday night's 2021 Oscars ceremony honored Tyler Perry with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award. After an inspiring montage about the filmmaker himself and being presented the award by the stunning Viola Davis, Perry took the stage to accept the award. "When I set out to help someone, it is... Read More.
Chadwick Boseman has left an indelible footprint on Hollywood. The Black Panther actor, who passed away last August after a private four-year battle with colon cancer, has been posthumously nominated for a Best Actor Oscar for his role in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom. During a press run in 2018 for... Read More.
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom star Viola Davis was honored with the African American Film Critics Association's prestigious Icon Award at a ceremony, presented virtually on Wednesday. Davis' Ma Rainey co-star Colman Domingo made the presentation, during which he described Davis as “one of the greatest actors of all time,” according to the
(NEW YORK) -- Chadwick Boseman was honored Tuesday when it was announced the Black Panther star earned a posthumous nomination for the 2021 Independent Spirit Awards for his final movie role. Boseman, who died in August after a four-year silent battle with cancer, last starred in... Read More.