Yahya Abdul-Mateen II dedicates ‘Watchmen’ Emmy to ‘the Black women in my life’

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in HBO

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in HBO’s “Watchmen.” (Mark Hill / HBO) “Watchmen” star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II delivered a speech as powerful as Doctor Manhattan himself while accepting the Emmy Award for supporting actor in a limited series on Sunday. “I’m so excited right now,” the actor said via video from his home. “I want to say … Read more

Hong Kong’s ethnic minority groups struggle as city battles Covid-19 and recession [Video]

Hong Kong’s ethnic minority groups struggle as city battles Covid-19 and recession [Video]

Tens of thousands of Hongkongers have been left struggling to make ends meet after the Covid-19 pandemic hit the city on the heels of months of anti-government protests. Among the hardest hit are members of ethnic minority communities, including many who were already struggling with lower than average pay before the crisis. Since losing her … Read more

Succession wins the 2020 Emmy for Outstanding Drama

Succession wins the 2020 Emmy for Outstanding Drama

In a turn of events that would surely please Logan Roy, the HBO series Succession took home the Emmy for Outstanding Drama at the 2020 Emmy Awards. The show’s second season beat out Better Call Saul, The Crown, The Handmaid’s Tale, Killing Eve, The Mandalorian, Ozark, and Stranger Things for one of the biggest prizes … Read more

In Memoriam leaves Nick Cordero off the list

In Memoriam leaves Nick Cordero off the list

Nick Cordero was left out of the “In Memoriam” segment during the all-virtual 2020 Emmys ceremony. The Broadway actor, who appeared in “Waitress” and “A Bronx Tale,” died in July after a battle with the coronavirus. He was 41. Cordero has starred in such TV shows as “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” “Blue Bloods,” … Read more