Vanessa Williams

Over the last few years, the presence of African American actors and actresses in leading roles on television has increased to great heights, while also racking up critical accolades, impressive ratings and loyal fans. Now, another TV show featuring a predominately black cast is making its way to basic cable network VH1 and the always […]

Back in 1993 Vanessa Williams received the title of Miss America, but in 1984 she gave up her crown because of some leaked nude pictures that were found of her. Well last night she returned as a judge for the 2016 Miss America pageant. The very pageant that tried to shame and ruin her. (of […]

Vanessa Williams made history when she became the first black woman to be crowned Miss America in 1984. But, her victory was soon flanked by scandal after nude photos of her were released. The public backlash forced Williams to resign. Williams didn’t let that incident define her, she went on to become an international acclaimed […]

Vanessa Williams returns to the Miss America pageant as the head judge after being forced to step away from her crown in 1984.

Vanessa Williams has a history of heart health issues in her family, so she gives some tips for Black women on “The Yolanda Adams Morning Show.”…

Left: Presenter Tyler Perry onstage at Spike TV’s ‘Eddie Murphy: One Night Only’ at the Saban Theatre on November 3, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images) The upcoming film Tyler Perry’s Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor has released a new poster. The simple poster depicts a black snake in the […]

Vanessa Williams spoke frankly about her experience with abortion as a teenager in a interview with ABC’s Juju Chang. It’s frightening,” she said. “Being pregnant…

Vanessa Williams spoke frankly about her experience with abortion as a teenager in a interview with ABC’s Juju Chang. It’s frightening,” she said. “Being pregnant…

Let’s talk about the serious subject of HIV/AIDS in our community, and especially what is happening on HBCU campuses. According to the Centers for Disease…

I am delighted to bring you some of the highlights from Vanessa Williams being  honored with one of the the 2010 Muse Awards, from New York Women In Film And Television,  which took place on December 8th at the New York Hilton. The gala luncheon is the highlight of the holiday season in the entertainment […]