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Emmys 2017: Complete winners list
The 2017 Emmys proved to be an historic night, with several stars setting records in the TV world. Lena Waithe broke down barriers, being the first black woman to win an Emmy for her writing in “Master of None.” In addition to Waithe, "Veep" star Julia Louis-Dreyfus won best actress in a comedy
MJ, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Vin Scully among Presidential Medal of Freedom winners
WASHINGTON -- Saying they had touched him in a powerful and personal way, President Barack Obama awarded the nation's highest civilian honor to 21 groundbreaking actors, musicians, athletes and others during a ceremony on Tuesday at the White House. "These are folks who have helped make me who I am
MJ, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Vince Scully among Presidential Medal of Freedom winners
WASHINGTON -- Saying they had touched him in a powerful and personal way, President Barack Obama awarded the nation's highest civilian honor to 21 groundbreaking actors, musicians, athletes and others during a ceremony Tuesday at the White House. "These are folks who have helped make me who I am
21 Stars Will Receive Presidential Medals of Freedom This Month
President Obama is finishing out his second term by honoring some superstars from the worlds of film, TV, sports and music. Robert DeNiro, Tom Hanks , Ellen DeGeneres , Robert Redford and Bruce Springsteen are among the big names who'll receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's
At the Ailey Spirit Gala, One Legend Pays Tribute to another
ABC News' Charli James talks a life in the arts with the legendary Cicely Tyson.
'Roots' Reboot: The Reason Original Kunta Kinte Actor LeVar Burton Took Part
When LeVar Burton first got word that there could be a remake of "Roots," he wasn't sure what to make of it. The actor "did not know that we needed this" until remake co-producer Mark Wolper showed his children the original, Burton, who starred in the 1977 landmark miniseries, told ABC News. Their
'House of Cards' Season 4: What to Expect
If the first episode is any indication, season 4 on "House of Cards" is going to be filled with a ton of fireworks. HUGE SPOILERS AHEAD The season picks up where 3 left off. Claire has left Frank and wants to run for office. There are a ton of new players and some returning ones we haven't seen in
Iconic Artists Celebrated at the Annual Kennedy Center Honors
Cicely Tyson, Carole King and George Lucas were among the honorees celebrated for their lifetime achievements during the 38th annual Kennedy Center Honors.
2015 Emmy Awards: Complete Winners List
The biggest night in TV kicked off this evening, as the 67th Emmy Awards took center stage in Los Angeles. In July, " Game of Thrones " garnered more nominations than any other program, with 24. Netflix shows like " House of Cards " and "Orange Is The New Black," along with AMC's " Mad Men " and "
March on Selma Remembered 50 Years Later
Thousands of people, two presidents expected to appear at the 50th anniversary events.