“The United States vs. Billie Holiday” Sheds Light on a Little-Known Piece of Black History

By Terrance Turner Feb. 28, 2021 Tonight, singer Andra Day won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Drama for her portrayal of jazz singer Billie Holiday in "The United States vs. Billie Holiday". The Hulu film, directed by Lee Daniels, dramatizes how Holiday was hounded by the Federal Bureau of Narcotics for her … Continue reading “The United States vs. Billie Holiday” Sheds Light on a Little-Known Piece of Black History

A Slew of Snubs and Several Surprises as Golden Globe Noms Are Announced

By Terrance Turner Feb. 3, 2021 The nominations for the Golden Globes were unveiled today, and there's a lot of Internet chatter about surprising inclusions and some glaring omissions. The HBO series "Insecure" was notably absent from the contenders for Best Comedy Series. Actress and writer Issa Rae was also missing from the nominees for … Continue reading A Slew of Snubs and Several Surprises as Golden Globe Noms Are Announced