When Jennifer Hudson brought home the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2007 for her role as Effie White in "Dreamgirls," it was a big deal! Not only was she one of only a few actors to win an Oscar for a debut role, but she was — and is still — the only "American Idol" contestant to win…omg!
Nelson Mandela, the former President of South Africa who spent 27 years in prison in his successful stand against Apartheid — a plight that won him the Nobel Peace Prize and global acclaim as a leading human rights figure — died Thursday. The South African government announced in June that…The Wrap
Former South African president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela died Thursday afternoon, and the outpouring of appreciation for his global contributions from Hollywood was swift.The Wrap