On Election Day, it’s not just ordinary people waiting in line to fill out their ballots. Big-name people are doing it, too.
As a black mother with a son in danger, Ms. Washington is up against a situation she may not be able to fix.
Returning to Broadway after “Scandal,” the actress takes a role in “American Son” that’s a far cry from Olivia Pope, but that may be closer to who she is.
The “Scandal” actress returns to the Great White Way to star in “American Son.”
Ms. Washington and Steven Pasquale will star in the Broadway debut of Christopher Demos-Brown’s “American Son,” beginning in October.
As “Scandal” heads toward its finale, Shonda Rhimes, the show’s creator, and three of its stars discuss its craziest twists, its nuanced handling of racial issues and its legacy.
From a rousing Oprah Winfrey to silent men who didn’t speak out about sexual harassment, it was a night of highs and lows at the first major awards ceremony of the #MeToo moment.
Many sidestep politics but say they approved of her speech, with Kerry Washington saying Hollywood shouldn’t be “silenced because of what we do for a living.”
Despite a sentiment that designer name-checking is “done,” the fashion/film complex is alive and well, marketing a moment of fantasy and escape.