First Look at Kerry Washington As Anita Hill For HBO’s “Confirmation”

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If you’re not familiar with the Anita Hill story, you should get familiar. The Anita Hill/Clarence Thomas case truly rocked our nation. This was a scandal before there was SCANDAL, and the plot was so THICK, that HBO just had to make a movie. And who better to call in than our girl Olivia Pope.

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People Are Through With Deadline & Their Sh*t

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Just when we thought Starbucks’ #RaceTogether campaign, Kanye West and the election of our nation’s first Black President had solved all of our race problems, here comes Deadline’s co-editor-in-chief, Nellie Andreeva, f*cking it up for all of us.

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The Pic that trumps Ellen’s Epic Oscar Selfie (For Me)

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In case you didn’t know, The Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards will air on OWN on February 21st at 10 PM EST.

Via Essence President Michelle Ebanks:

“Together with OWN, we are proud to extend the reach of the ‘Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards’ and share this important recognition of our leading ladies who are creating, performing and calling the shots. Over the past seven years, Essence has celebrated the power of our presence in Hollywood, and this first-time television special is certain to broaden the conversation around images in media, personal inspiration and empowerment for women around the world.”

Today, these phenomenal women gathered together to walk the red carpet, do interviews, and of course, enjoy the Awards and each other! Check out this EPIC selfie. Look at all this Black woman EXCELLENCE! See any faces you recognize? I can’t wait to tune in and give you guys a recap!

 

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