Black History Month Vignettes

by | February 12, 2014 at 8:04 PM | Black Entertainment, General

 

XFINITY TV’s CelebrateBlackTV.com shares the journeys of various black entertainment pioneers

Oprah Winfrey

Lupita Amondi Nyong’o

Denzel Washington 
The actor talks about the impact his Oscar-winning role in “Training Day” had on his career.

Ryan Coogler 
He talks about how Oscar Grant’s story influenced his decision to write and direct critic-favorite “Fruitvale Station.”

Nia Long, Taye Diggs and Sanaa Lathan 
The trio talks about how they got into character for popular film, “The Best Man Holiday.”

Tristan Mack Wild
The 24-year-old star talks about the significance of his movie, “Red Tails.”

Barkhad Abdi
The former limo driver talks about getting into character for his Oscar-nominated role in “Captain Phillips.”