Tag Archives: Cicely Tyson

Friday Open Thread | Cicely Tyson Week

Happy Fry-day, Everyone! Hope you’re enjoying Ms. Tyson this week. Today it’s the show The Trip to Bountiful.

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Thursday Open Thread | Cicely Tyson Week

The many faces of Cicey Tyson on the cover of Ebony Magazine

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Wednesday Open Thread |Cicely Tyson Week

Happy Hump day! Hope you’re enjoying Cicely Tyson week. Now let’s get to the ROOTS! In 1977, Cicely Tyson starred as Kunta Kinte’s mother in the ground-breaking TV Mini series ROOTS.

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Tuesday Open Thread | Cicely Tyson Week

More Cicely! Today we look at Ms tyson and the movie The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman. Realistic Fiction Novel The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman is a 1971 novel by Ernest J. Gaines. The story depicts the struggles ofAfrican … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Cicely Tyson Week

Happy Monday, Everyone! This week’s featured artist is the incomparable Ms. Cicely Tyson. Her career and life spans for 8 decades. We’ll explore her work as an actress and her ground-breaking work in TV and film. Cicely L. Tyson (born … Continue reading

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Videos | Brown Sugar: Eighty Years of America’s Black Female Superstars

Hat tip Yahtc! THANK YOU. Hope you enjoy the documentary series. And the FAN-TAB-U-LOUSNESS of these women cannot be DENIED

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Videos | 2013 Tony Award Winners Courtney B.Vance, Cicely Tyson, Patina Miller & Billy Porter Win Big!!

3 Chics would be remiss, if we didn’t showcase these beautiful, Black, successful People and their talents to our nation’s theater scene. Congratulations to ALL the winners! From left, Patina Miller, winner of the award for Best Performance by a … Continue reading

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