Oscars 2017: Moonlight crowned best film in the confusion

In an odd and peculiar moment, that will go down in the history of fails, the feature film Moonlight by Barry Jenkins won the Oscar for best film while the presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway had previously announced that the trophy was going to La La Land by Damien Chazelle. The error has created…

Oscars 2017: Top 5 Best Dressed Women on the Red Carpet

Beautiful women adorned in gorgeous gowns graced the red carpet at the Oscars this year. Here are Southern Laced Top 5 Best Dressed Women: 1. Janelle Monáe View this post on Instagram Just SLAYYY dammit ! 😩🙌🏽 Like why are you such an effortless queen ?! 👑✨🙌🏽 #perfection #queen #janellemonáe #hiddenfigures #oscars #redcarpet #fashion A post…

Paving the Way: Saluting Black Academy Award Nominees for 2017

Seems like it was just yesterday when the hashtag #oscarssowhite was trending due to the lack of diversity among nominees for Academy Awards. In other words, two years was too long to go without at least one minority nominee. In the past, celebrities weren’t as vocal as they are today. No one questioned why all…

Paving the Way: Saluting Black Golden Globe Award Nominees and Winners for 2017

UPDATE 1/8/17: SEE WINNERS HIGHLIGHTED IN RED BELOW!!! If you don’t normally watch the Golden Globes, this is the year to change that! Tomorrow night, the following actresses, actors, singers and producers will represent people of color worldwide: Denzel Washington: Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Fences Viola Davis: Best Actress in a Supporting Role…