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Watch Danielle Brooks And Gabourey Sidibe Show Some Serious Body Love

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 10.26.2016 | Women

Loving your body never looked so good. For Lane Bryant’s fall 2016 campaign #ThisBody, actresses Danielle Brooks and Gabourey Sidibe teamed up with ...

The Best Words Of Wisdom OITNB’s Danielle Brooks Has Ever Heard

O, The Oprah Magazine | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 07.29.2016 | OWN

Best Childhood Memory When I won $10 at a church raffle. I was about 12 years old, and there was a raffle held after our Wednesday night Bible study. ...

'Orange Is The New Black' Fans Furious At Star's Treatment In Airport

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.01.2016 | Black Voices

"Orange Is The New Black" star Danielle Brooks is airing out her annoyance with airline personnel who comment on her flying arrangements. "I hate when...

'Orange Is The New Black's' Danielle Brooks On Powerful Season 4

The Hollywood Reporter | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.27.2016 | Black Voices

The devastating ending to season four of "Orange Is the New Black" shattered hearts over the loss of Poussey Washington, and then broke them all over ...

Tony Awards 2016: The Party Edition

Cara Joy David | Posted 06.13.2016 | Entertainment
Cara Joy David

Well, another Tony Awards is in the record books. Of course this one will forever go down as the Hamiltonys, although the musical did not break or eve...

Aisle View: Purple Blooms

Steven Suskin | Posted 06.03.2016 | Entertainment
Steven Suskin

Heather Headley in The Color Purple Photo: Matthew Murphy "A stunning, exhilarating and altogether joyful theatrical experience," is how I greete...

Danielle Brooks Explains How She Overcame Her Insecurities As An Actress

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.11.2016 | Black Voices

Danielle Brooks wants to encourage young women and aspiring actresses to never lower their standards or lose their integrity in the pursuit of a caree...

Guys, The Lane Bryant/Christian Siriano Collab Is REALLY Cute

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 04.22.2016 | Style

Of the many collaborations Lane Bryant has pushed out over the years, this is by far the most exciting -- and the most wearable -- yet. It was announ...

How the Stars of 'Orange Is the New Black' Helped a Black Actress Love Her Body

RaVal Davis | Posted 12.15.2015 | Entertainment
RaVal Davis

I've studied acting for most of my life. First at the prestigious Duke Ellington School of The Arts in high school in Washington D.C., then at Mason G...

'The Color Purple' -- the Best One Yet

Ilene Angel | Posted 12.10.2015 | Entertainment
Ilene Angel

In a country that is more divisive than ever, a show about the triumph of the indomitable human spirit and an unshakable faith in the goodness of God and ultimately, of man, was a much needed balm for this world-weary soul.

What to See on Broadway This Fall? Ask the Producers.

Cara Joy David | Posted 09.29.2016 | Arts
Cara Joy David

Of course, the season has already crowned one giant hit, Hamilton, that will inevitably define it. But there is still much to come.

Orange Is The New Black Star Danielle Brooks Says Eff Your Beauty Standards With Sports Bra Selfie

RaVal Davis | Posted 07.30.2016 | Women
RaVal Davis

Sports bra selfie anyone? Orange Is The New Black star Danielle Brooks just said eff your beauty standards with a flawless sports bra selfie on instag...

Danielle Brooks Shows Off Body Confidence With Gym Selfie

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 07.28.2015 | Women

Danielle Brooks’ latest Instagram post is the perfect dose of body confidence. The "Orange Is The New Black" actress shared a photo of herself at th...

The Memy Awards: And the Winners Are...

Prasanna Ranganathan | Posted 07.17.2016 | Entertainment
Prasanna Ranganathan

I decided that I wanted to hand out my very own Emmy Awards today and thanks to a slight typographical error when first writing this piece I decided they would be called The Memy Awards -- my picks for performances and series that warranted being singled out for recognition.

Watch The 'OITNB' Cast Pump You Up For Season 3

HuffPost Live | Posted 06.12.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Netflix has officially released the third season of "Orange Is The New Black," meaning your couch will probably be seeing a lot of you this weekend. T...

9 Times The Stars Of 'OITNB' Were Badass Feminists Off-Screen

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 06.10.2015 | Women

The third season of "Orange Is The New Black" comes out on June 12, and we could not be more excited to spend a full weekend binge-watching it. Th...

'Orange Is The New Black' Star's Powerful Message About Body Confidence

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.28.2015 | Black Voices

For “Orange Is The New Black” star Danielle Brooks, growing up in South Carolina as an aspiring actress had its challenges. The Julliard gradua...

Danielle Brooks' Style Is Pretty Different Outside Of 'Orange'

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 04.02.2015 | Style

Danielle Brooks has been making viewers laugh out loud as one half of the most beloved pair of friends on "Orange Is The New Black." In the two ye...

Danielle Brooks On What 'OITNB' Gets So Right About Female Friendship

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.16.2014 | Women

"Orange Is The New Black" has earned heaps of praise for its diverse, complex portrayal of female characters, and that point of view may be best exemp...

Star's Parents Wanted Her To Say No To 'Orange Is The New Black'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.16.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Danielle Brooks' character Taystee became an instant fan favorite when "Orange Is The Black" was first released on Netflix last summer, but she got so...

It Looks Like Black, Gray And Beige Are Actually The New Black For The 'OITNB' Cast

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 05.30.2014 | Style

If you're anything like us, you've been counting down the seconds until the season two premiere of "Orange Is The New Black." If you're also anything ...

Emma Gray

Greta Gerwig And Danielle Brooks On What Still Needs To Change For Women In Entertainment -- And Beyond

HuffingtonPost.com | Emma Gray | Posted 04.18.2014 | Women

NEW YORK, NY -- "Do what you love and success will come," remarked Glamour Vice President and publisher Connie Anne Phillips during Glamour's Top Ten ...

'The First Black Woman On "Girls"'

Posted 09.15.2013 | TV

Danielle Brooks is heading to "Girls." The "Orange Is The New Black" star -- Taystee to viewers of the Netflix series -- will appear in an episode of ...

WATCH: Transgender Actress Stars In New Netflix Series

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The trailer for "Orange Is The New Black," Netflix's new original series created by Jenfi Kohan of "Weeds" fame, is here. Actress, producer and tr...