Phylicia Rashad

via FirstLadyB: Phylicia Rashad is headed back to Broadway, but this time the Tony Award winning actress will be directing. The former Cosby Show star is set to direct the Broadway premiere of “Blue,” producers announced Monday. The new staging of the Charles Randolph-Wright play, with music by Nona Hendryx, will run in spring 2020. She starred in […]

The NAACP Image Awards will air live this Friday at 9/8c on TV One and all this week on NewsOne Now, an expert panel will share our predictions on who will take home the trophies.

For years, Bill Cosby has been called “America’s Dad,” widely respected by many people across the country for his comedy and philanthropy. In the last few…

Most famous for her role as Clair Huxtable on The Cosby Show, Phylicia Rashad entered our homes and hearts each week with her loving, and real voice of an attorney, mother and wife. With each year, Phylicia seems to get more elegant, poised and graceful. But if you ask her, she says it was her mother, a […]

A memorial for actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee will feature music by Alicia Keys and Audra McDonald, reflections by former New York Mayor David Dinkins and poet Sonia Sanchez, and a eulogy by Harry Belafonte, reports the AP. The celebration of Lee’s life will be held at the Riverside Church in New York […]

Phylicia Rashad made her bones as mom-in-charge Claire Huxtable on “The Cosby Show” but she still turns her nose up at mothers banking from reality TV fame. In a recent interview on “The Steve Harvey Show,” she discussed how she feels about reality show matriarchs like Kris Jenner, “The Real Housewives”and Mama June of “Honey Boo Boo.” “I don’t know mothers who act like that. Do […]

  He may have been a hardcore hip-hop artist, but even Biggie enjoyed  “ladies in the place/with style and grace.” Class is a quality that seems almost old-fashioned in these days of attention whoring and bottle-throwing reality TV catfights. Fortunately, there are still some women in celebrity circles who are well known for their poise, […]

Phylicia Rashad talks about a concert she remembers seeing as a child.