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  1. Which Hollywood Woman Said This Thing: Depressing Quotes On Ageism,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | MTV

    ... it's almost required of them that they are nice people. And I don't want to play a nice person." -Diahann Carroll, in a TV interview for Dynasty , 1984 "[White people] believe what they see on the screen, and if that is the only way they have of ...

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  2. 8 Dynamic Black Women History-Makers In Film, Television and TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Black Enterprise

    ... day of the year. Let's celebrate these history-makers below. We all know the legacy of the diva, herself, Diahann Carroll. And if you don't know let's pretend that you do. Diahann Carroll is the first black woman to win a Tony Award for best actress ...

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  3. American Black Film Festival Awards to air on BET and CentricRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... and we are beyond thrilled to be the ones to recognize them with class and admiration." Actress Diahann Carroll will receive the Hollywood Legacy Award at this year's event. Carroll, is an Academy Award nominee for her title role in the movie ...

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  4. PostpartumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | New Yorker

    ... Powder. One Christmas, my sister got a Julia doll, made in the likeness of the pioneering black actress Diahann Carroll, who played a nurse on her own TV show. The aunts could not contain their mirth at the very idea of a black doll. "My land!" ...

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  5. Interview: Robert Townsend Talks Playin' For LoveRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2016 | Shockya.com

    ... me to make this movie was that one of my favorite films as a kid was 'Claudine' with James Earl Jones and Diahann Carroll. It's about a single mother with six kids who falls in love with a garbage man. I didn't want to make a remake of that movie, ...

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  6. BET and the American Black Film Festival to produce the 2016 ABFF AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the Arts awards, as well as director Ryan Coogler ("Creed"), who is receiving the Rising Star award. Actress Diahann Carroll ("Julia") and producer Will Packer ("Straight Outta Compton") will also be recognized for their lifelong contributions to ...

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  7. PostpartumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | New Yorker

    ... Powder. One Christmas, my sister got a Julia doll, made in the likeness of the pioneering black actress Diahann Carroll, who played a nurse on her own TV show. The aunts could not contain their mirth at the very idea of a black doll. "My land!" ...

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  8. Black History Month: Then and Now in Television Diahann Carroll paves ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Weekend

    ... their torch. Today, we honor these acting legacies. We must pay homage to the legendary and extraordinary Diahann Carroll, as she is the ultimate black history-maker as the first black actress in television history to star in her own series, Julia , ...

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  9. PostpartumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | New Yorker

    ... Powder. One Christmas, my sister got a Julia doll, made in the likeness of the pioneering black actress Diahann Carroll, who played a nurse on her own TV show. The aunts could not contain their mirth at the very idea of a black doll. "My land!" ...

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  10. 'The Masked Saint' readies to win over audiences nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... Gary Granstaff and Joe Sisto. The movie also stars Lara Jean Chorostecki (Hannibal), Oscar and Emmy nominee Diahann Carroll ("Grey's Anatomy," White Collar) who won a Golden Globe for her performance in "Julia," Patrick McKenna ("The Red Green ...

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  11. 'The Masked Saint' opens in theaters nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... reconcile his secret identity. The movie also stars Lara Jean Chorostecki (Hannibal), Oscar and Emmy nominee Diahann Carroll ("Grey's Anatomy," White Collar) who won a Golden Globe for her performance in "Julia," Patrick McKenna ("The Red Green ...

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  12. the Masked Saint Makes North American Theatrical Debut TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Gary Granstaff and Joe Sisto. The movie also stars Lara Jean Chorostecki (Hannibal), Oscar and Emmy nominee Diahann Carroll ("Grey's Anatomy," White Collar) who won a Golden Globe for her performance in "Julia," Patrick McKenna ("The Red Green ...

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  13. Diahann Carroll Gave Up Singing Due To Medical ScareRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | WENN Blog

    Former Dynasty star Diahann Carroll had to give up singing because acid reflux was destroying her voice. The actress/singer made her name as a star of musical films and stage shows in the 1950s and 1960s, becoming the first African-American to win the Tony Award for Best Actress in a musical in 1962 for her role in No Strings.

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  14. PostpartumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | New Yorker

    ... Powder. One Christmas, my sister got a Julia doll, made in the likeness of the pioneering black actress Diahann Carroll, who played a nurse on her own TV show. The aunts could not contain their mirth at the very idea of a black doll. "My land!" ...

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  15. The Star Wars Holiday SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | City Pages

    ... will be treated to segments featuring Jefferson Starship (and their incredibly phallic microphones), Diahann Carroll (appearing as a kinda-sorta pornographic hologram), and Bea Arthur, who sings a tune telling people to get the hell out of her bar. ...

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  16. Empire Recap: He Kissed a Girl (A !A !) - Did He Like It?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | TVLine

    ... grave under the tree with the hole in it - no, the other tree with the hole in it!). At least the legendary Diahann Carroll gets an early Christmas present by way of a legendary name-check. Let's recap, yes? Cookie (code name Loretha) and Candice ...

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  17. Monster Fest: Cult film and TV stars Fred 'The Hammer' Williamson and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | The Age

    ... off-season for the whole 10 years I played pro football. But 9 to 5 did not suit my personality." He played Diahann Carroll's boyfriend in the TV series Julia ,a role he says he talked the producers into creating for him. His first movie role was in ...

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  18. Fair wages, social conscience compose the fabric of Fountain Valley-based apparel companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The Wave

    ... to the stars" who made classic gowns for the likes of Nancy Reagan. A proud moment for the novice came when Diahann Carroll wore his white-sequined ballgown on the television drama "Dynasty." As fashion trends changed, Lew veered toward denim ...

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  19. Paley Center honors Quincy Jones, Diahann Carroll at black television tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... to TV spanning the discographies of Michael Jackson, Little Richard and Ella Fitzgerald. Also honored were Diahann Carroll, who, with 1968's "Julia," was the first African American actress to star in her own TV series as something other than a maid, ...

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  20. Pregnant Coco and Hubby Ice-T Among Stars Who Celebrated African-American Achievements in TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | E! Online

    ... Jackson , Little Richard and Ella Fitzgerald , according to The Los Angeles Times . Also honored were Diahann Carroll , who was the first African American actress to star in her own TV series with 1968's Julia as something other than a maid, and ...

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