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Diahann Carroll

What Actress Diahann Carroll Learned From 4 Past Marriages

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 01.17.2017 | OWN

Diahann Carroll is best known for her 80s television role on “Dynasty” and her impressive Broadway chops, but the actress offers more beyond her p...

Marilyn Monroe's Famous Birthday Tribute To JFK Wasn't The Only One That Night

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 05.18.2016 | OWN

When people hear "John F. Kennedy" and "birthday" in the same sentence, their minds typically go to the one and only Marilyn Monroe. Her sultry rendit...

A Young Diahann Carroll's 'Shocking' Racist Encounter On A Train In D.C.

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 08.21.2015 | OWN

Broadway great and multitalented entertainer Diahann Carroll grew up in pre-Civil-Rights America, when segregation gripped much of the country and rac...

PHOTOS: The Paley Center Tribute To African-American Achievements

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 05.18.2015 | Black Voices

The Paley Center for Media hosted a star-studded event Thursday evening celebrating the 35th anniversary of BET's launch, as well as the groundbreakin...

Influential African-Americans To Be Celebrated For Achievements In Television

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.27.2015 | Black Voices

In celebration of the ever-growing diversity in television, The Paley Center for Media will pay homage to the various achievements of African-American...

PHOTOS: 10 Black Hollywood Stars Who Conquered Broadway

Posted 04.02.2014 | Black Voices

After years of toiling on TV shows, films, and recording studios, many acclaimed actors and musicians venture off to the Great White Way to lend their...

Why Did Diahann Carroll Break Out On Denzel?

Karu F. Daniels, Uptown Magazine | Posted 02.10.2014 | Black Voices

Maybe it was just too good to be true. Diahann Carroll’s much anticipated return to The Great White Way — after 30+ years — isn’t going to ...

WATCH: From 'Julia' To 'Scandal,' A Look At The Roles Of Black Women On TV

The Huffington Post | Rhonesha Byng | Posted 10.07.2013 | Black Voices

To see someone on television that looks like you is a powerful feeling. It’s a feeling one can take for granted if their image is the one that domi...

Diahann Carroll Wows At The Emmys

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.23.2013 | Celebrity

Trailblazer and television icon Diahann Carroll graced the 2013 Emmy Awards with her presence, reminding everyone why she will forever be a legend. ...

Diahann Carroll Talks Emmy Awards And The State Of African American Support | Posted 09.23.2013 | Black Voices

Diahann Carroll and Kerry Washington shared the Emmys red carpet on Sunday night and Carroll used that moment to talk about the Emmy’s support for A...

WATCH: The Secret Diahann Carroll Didn't Want Anyone Else To Know

OWN | Posted 06.15.2013 | OWN

Whether she was acting on the Broadway stage, appearing in film or starring in TV's "Dynasty," Diahann Carroll never seemed to shy away from the spotl...

Semper Fabulous: Diahann Carroll

Yvonna Russell | Posted 07.09.2013 | Black Voices
Yvonna Russell

Before Halle was nominated, Kerry Washington got Scandalous, Mrs O. made the List and Beyonce was bootylicious, Diahann Carroll blazed the trail.

The New Scandal at the Black Cable Networks: No LGBT Characters

Earnest Winborne | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Earnest Winborne

Times are changing. And thanks to President Obama's support for LGBT rights, black Americans attitudes towards LGBT people are slowly changing too, but we still have a long way to go to end the bigotry and religious homophobia that still exists.

Gloria Steinem and the Faces of Feminism: MAKERS: Women Who Make America

Regina Weinreich | Posted 04.10.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Makers is a term for all women, whether or not she calls herself a feminist, makes a home, works on a construction crew. She may be the first woman firefighter, first female brigadier general, or first woman orthodox rabbi.

Diahann Carroll's 20 Most Glamorous Looks

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 06.14.2013 | Style

If I were asked to compile a list of my top 10 style icons, Diahann Carroll would definitely make the cut. I've been mesmerized by the Bronx-born beau...

Diahann Carroll's 20 Most Glamorous Looks

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 09.16.2012 | Black Voices

If I were asked to compile a list of my top 10 style icons, Diahann Carroll would definitely make the cut. I've been mesmerized by the Bronx-born beau...

You've Come A Long Way... Oscar

Carrie White | Posted 03.27.2012 | Entertainment
Carrie White

In my few decades of doing celebrity hair, I have done many who were nominated for Oscars and a handful who won. There was one time, though, that I was actually backstage, and it turned out to be one very eventful night.

Fabulous At Every Age: Black To Beauty

Terrence Phearse | Posted 01.16.2012 | Black Voices
Terrence Phearse

What does it take to be fab nowadays? A feathered mane, lux threads, a memorable look, and a banging resume. The ladies of today may know how to up the ante but being a glamorous woman of color is nothing new.