Connect with us

EXCLUSIVES

Exclusive: Inside Alfre Woodard & Remy Martin’s Annual Pre-Oscar Dinner

Published

on

On Wednesday night,  Alfre Woodard and Rémy Martin pulled out all the stops for a private dinner party honoring Academy Award nominee Lupita Nyong’o,Oprah Winfrey, Yolanda Ross and Naomie Harris.
Once again, HipHollywood got a sneak peak inside for the cocktail hour, and chatted with the evenings honorees and guests which included Viola Davis, Kerry Washington, Angela Bassett, Aisha Tyler, Gabourey Sidibe, Rosario Dawson, Mo’Nique, Regina King, Adepero Oduye, and more.

Held at a private residence in Beverly Hills, the ladies sipped specialty Rémy Martin cocktails before sitting down to enjoy an intimate three-course dinner prepared by Chef de Cuisine, Hope Bailey. One of the hit cocktails of the night was the O’de Vie, named in honor of guest Oprah Winfrey, which featured Rémy Martin VSOP, peach purée, lemon juice, simple syrup and club soda, served in a wineglass.

EXCLUSIVES

Exclusive: Niecy Nash, Olivia Munn, Jason George Proud Of Black Female Voters In Alabama

Published

on

Black women in America should be very, very proud!

On Tuesday night, the voting numbers from Alabama’s senate election came flying in and it was made immediately clear, that the record holding election could not have happened without the Black female vote.

Helping push democrat, Doug Jones, to victory over republican, Roy Moore, was that of Black voters residing in the southern state. According to the numbers, 92% of Black men and 97% of Black women voted for Jones.

“Black women in Alabama changed the whole game. At the end of the day, the Black vote is changing the game,” Jason George told HipHollywood on Wednesday morning during the SAG Awards announcements ceremony. “People are waking up. People aren’t just taking it anymore, they are realizing their voice do actually make a difference.”

Olivia Munn and Niecy Nash, who announced the SAG nominees, were also thankful and proud of the numbers. “Thank you to all the voters who came out to vote,” Muss said. “It just really shows the power you have if you just show up.”

Tracee Ellis Ross, who’s show Black-ish was nominated or an ensemble cast, even wrote on Instagram: “THIS ~ this is just one example of the strength and power of black women and men. this is what we mean when we say every vote matters.”

She added, “This is what is possible when you stand up and make your voice heard. THANK YOU ALABAMA FOR THIS. now let’s all get ready and mobilized for midterms.”

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Advertisement

Instagram

Facebook

Advertisement

Trending

%d bloggers like this: