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Jada Pinkett Smith Addresses Pay Disparities in Hollywood, Shows Support for Taraji P. Henson

Jada Pinkett Smith is showing support for Taraji P. Henson.

After the 53-year-old The Color Purple actress went viral for addressing pay disparities in Hollywood as a Black woman, the 52-year-old Red Table Talk star spoke out in her defense.

While appearing on NPR’s It’s Been a Minute, Jada was asked by host Brittany Luse if she resonated with Taraji‘s comments.

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Danielle Brooks, Taraji P. Henson & More Represent 'The Color Purple' at SAG Awards 2024!

The stars of The Color Purple were at the SAG Awards!

Danielle Brooks joined co-stars Taraji P. Henson, Halle Bailey, and more at the 2024 Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday (February 24) at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall in Los Angeles.

The three ladies presented a clip from the movie during the show.

Also in attendance were Ciara, Colman Domingo, Corey Hawkins, and Phylicia Pearl Mpasi. Missing were Fantasia Barrino, H.E.R., Louis Gossett Jr., Jon Batiste, and Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor.

The Color Purple was nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, but they lost to the cast of Oppenheimer.

FYI: Danielle is wearing a Christian Siriano gown. Taraji is wearing a Giambattista Valli Haute Couture dress, Betsey Johnson heels, and Bulgari jewelry. Halle is wearing a Dolce&Gabbana dress, a Joseph Saidian and Sons vintage diamond necklace and Le Vian diamond earrings. Ciara is wearing a Venus Prototypex dress and Christian Louboutin shoes. Colman is wearing custom Off-White, an Omega watch, and Bulgari jewelry.

Make sure to see a full list of all the celebs who are at the SAG Awards by checking out our red carpet post.

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Muhammad Ali 'Fight Night' Series - 12 Stars Join the Cast of the Upcoming Peacock TV Show!

There’s a huge series coming to Peacock, and it centers around a Muhammad Ali story!

The limited series Fight Night: The Million Dollar Heist has added several actors to its cast, featuring some high-profile names from the modeling and music worlds, as well as big actors.

Production on the series is set to begin this month. It was created and written by Shaye Ogbonna who will co-showrun and executive produce the project alongside Jason Horwitch.

Via Deadline: “The series, based on the eponymous iHeartPodcast, will tell the story of how on the night of Ali’s defeat of Jerry Quarry, which came after he was banned from boxing for refusing to enter the military draft, hundreds of guests at an after-party were robbed at gunpoint, becoming one of the largest armed robberies the country has ever seen. Fight Night, set in Atlanta, will focus on the cop and the hustler, at the center of it all.”

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Taraji P. Henson Says Oprah Winfrey Feud Rumor Is Taking Away From 'The Color Purple'

Taraji P. Henson is hitting back at all of the rumored drama surrounding The Color Purple.

There have been prevailing rumors throughout the press tour for the film – for which Oprah Winfrey acted as a producer – that the pair had some kind of tension between them.

Oprah, 69, has already denied the rumors that she and Taraji, 53, have been feuding and now Taraji is weighing in on the false narrative.

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'The Color Purple' Stars Fantasia Barrino, Danielle Brooks, Taraji P. Henson, & Colman Domingo Look Fantastic at Critics Choice Awards 2024

The stars of The Color Purple are here at the 2024 Critics Choice Awards!

Fantasia Barrino, Danielle Brooks, Taraji P. Henson, and Colman Domingo all hit the red carpet on Sunday (January 14) at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif.

If you didn’t know, Fantasia is nominated for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy. Danielle is up for Best Supporting Performance in a Motion Picture.

FYI: Danielle is wearing Norman Silverman earings, a Monsoori dress, and Graziela rings and bracelets. Colman is wearing Valentino and Christian Louboutin boots.

The Critics Choice Awards show is being hosted by Chelsea Handler this year, marking her second year in a row as host. The ceremony airs on The CW starting at 4pm PT/7pm ET and is airing live on both coasts. Make sure to check out the full list of nominations!

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So Many Celebs Attend Governors Awards - See Every Star in Attendance Including Margot Robbie, Angela Bassett, & More!

The 2024 Governors Awards brought out so many stars for the big event!

Stars including Margot Robbie, Florence Pugh, Leonardo DiCaprio, Zac Efron, and hit the red carpet at the 14th annual event on Tuesday evening (January 9) held at The Ray Dolby Ballroom in Hollywood, Calif.

During this year’s Governors Awards, Angela Bassett, filmmaker Mel Brooks, Sundance Institute’s Michelle Satter, and editor Carol Littleton will all be awarded honorary Oscars for their contributions to the film industry.

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Taraji P. Henson Explains the 'Color Purple' On-Set Issues That She Had Oprah Winfrey Fix

Oprah Winfrey has already denied that she had a feud with Taraji P. Henson while working on The Color Purple and now we’re learning more about what happened on set.

Taraji has spoken out to explain the on-set issues she faced and how she get Oprah involved to help fix them.

In a new interview with The New York Times, Taraji said, “I didn’t tell [co-stars Fantasia Barrino and Danielle Brooks], but a lot of the stuff on that set, they got because I fought.”

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