SELMA, Alabama (AP) — Producer Oprah Winfrey and stars of the movie "Selma" will march in the famed Alabama city on Sunday to honor the birthday of civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr.
theGRIO REPORT - It's either very good timing or very bad timing. Thursday, Selma was snubbed by the Oscars after receiving only nominations for best picture and song while director Ava DuVernay and lead actor David Oyelowo were ignored in their categories...
theGRIO - The 87th Annual Academy Award nominations were just announced and shut out black actors and directors..
VIDEO - David Oyelowo who received a Golden Globe nomination for his role as MLK tells theGrio, that he didn't hesitate portraying the iconic figure, because God told him to play the part...
theGrio OPINION - Ava DuVernay, director/writer of The Door, I Will Follow, Middle of Nowhere & Selma, has done what many had thought was impossible – she’s compelled the Golden Globes (and the world at large) to finally take notice of a Black female director.
The cast of "Selma" used their New York City premiere on Sunday as an opportunity to show their support for recent protests.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — '12 Years a Slave' swept the film categories at the NAACP Image Awards with four win