California — When the nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards were announced this morning, there were many names that were left off the list, but most notably, the exclusion of any African Americans in the 24 categories. Among the omitted were Halle Berry, who received a Golden Globe nod for her acclaimed performance in ‘Frankie […]

Coming up at 8:30 AM EST, the academy will be announcing the nominations for the Oscars this year. If you’re not near a TV, no problem. You can watch the nominations right here. For more information on the Oscar nominations, click here. Watch live streaming video from academyawards at livestream.com

Sure you probably know which African-Americans won themselves an Oscar but do you know how many Black people were nominated for an Academy Award? African-Americans have increasingly been nominated more and more over the years .

The release of Halle Berry's new film "Frankie & Alice" is being pushed up two months in order to be qualified for awards season.

via: elev8.com When Mo’Nique’s name was called for best supporting actress at the Academy Awards I literally got chills and felt the hairs on my arms stand up. Mo’Nique has paid her dues in the entertainment industry. She has seen some ups and I’m sure she’s seen some downs. I’m sure along the road someone […]