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Just two weeks into the new year, and we have already lost three iconic Hollywood legends: Betty White, Sidney Poitier and Bob Saget. [Read More]
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The Cedar Lee Theatre in Cleveland Heights, will celebrate the life of Sidney Poitier, on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 17, with the showing... [Read More]
The recent passing of the great Sidney Poitier prompted my family to rewatch his Best Actor Oscar-winning performance — the first ever for a Black... [Read More]
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L.A. curator Pilar Tompkins Rivas dives into the underrepresented legacy of Latino photography. Plus, art and Omicron and Sidney Poitier's theatrical legacy. [Read More]
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Poitier, an actor who helped open doors for other Black actors, spoke to Fresh Air in 2000. Kidman says being an indoor kid and a... [Read More]
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The actor opened up about filming Netflix's new horror series in isolation, standing on the shoulders of Sidney Poitier and falling in love with his... [Read More]
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When my sister texted to tell me that Sidney Poitier had passed away, I started crying. [Read More]
When director Joseph Mankiewicz cast the pioneering Black actor in his first film role in 1950, one of the defining screen stars of the... [Read More]
When I think of Martin Luther King, I think of Sidney Poitier. I think back to when I was in my sophomore year in high... [Read More]
This year already feels full of loss (rest well Betty White, Sidney Poitier, Bob Saget and sadly others), so let's try to find something to... [Read More]
He was a pioneer — in the transitional sense. [Read More]
The star, who died last week at the age of 94, was more than just a brilliant actor. He effected a necessary change. [Read More]
These days, we have Denzel Washington. We have Viola Davis, Kevin Hart and Jamie Foxx. We have Octavia Spencer, Regina King and Samuel L. Jackson.... [Read More]
These days, we have Denzel Washington. [Read More]
I know Sidney Poitier was the first Black man to win an Academy Award for best actor in a leading role back in 1963 for... [Read More]
These days, we have Denzel Washington. [Read More]
How the first Black man to win an Oscar transformed not only American cinema, but also America itself. [Read More]
Actors Laurence Fishburne and Frankie Faison reflect on their personal experiences with the late Sidney Poitier and what his presence meant to them. [Read More]
The late Sidney Poitier became a movie star at a time when Hollywood tended to relegate Black actors to roles as servants, appearing for just... [Read More]
We lost Sidney Poitier, and his impact is immeasurable. He was a titan in the industry who... [Read More]
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