We Rooting For Everybody Black: Andra Day Talks Her First-time Oscar Nomination, The Historical Significance and Her Powerful Portrayal of Legend Billie Holiday

When asked, “What are your highlights on your road to this first Oscar?” Andra Day replied, “All of it.” She then laughed and reflected. “Yes really all of it. Being able to sit and be in this moment. Meeting these people. For me it’s amazing. I have experienced nothing but support from everyone I’ve encountered. Seeing women in these spaces where we’ve traditionally been given this idea that there is limited space for us, limited support for us, this experience has totally broken down that idea that needed to be…

Disney+: A Rant About Ungratefulness

Disney+ blessed us with its presence on 11/12/2019 and allow me to just say we are not worthy.  Disney threw everything and the kitchen sink at this d*** thing for the low-low ($6.99 a month, $12.99 with Hulu and ESPN+ included, and $32.99 if you want to borrow my password).  Outside of the obvious Disney Classics such as “The Lion King”, “Beauty and the Beast”, and “Aladdin”, users also have on-demand access to the Pixar masterpieces as well as Marvel movies and television shows and, of course, “Star Wars” content. …