Vanessa Bell Calloway: “In the Company of Friends”

Speaking of Tina Turner, Vanessa Bell Calloway gave a great performance as Tina Turner’s friend (played by Angela Bassett), in the film “What’s Love Got To Do With It.”  I’ve wondered what she’s been up to, as Hollywood is not kind to black actresses (and all actresses as they grow older). It’s nice to see she’s doing her own thang, with her new web series “In the Company of Friends.”   I want to do this with my friends now, just grub and have good conversation 🙂

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gna3MMrhLY8

American Horror Story: Feat. Angela Bassett

Before there was an Anika Noni Rose, Angela Bassett was my girl crush. Ms. Bassett is the epitome of intelligence, sophistication,and style. She’s had a long career and was the black actress of the 90’s. If you don’t know about her work in “What’s Love Got to Do With It,”  “Waiting to Exhale,” and “Malcolm X”…you better ask somebody! Now, Ms. Bassett is staring in FX’s “American Horror Story: Coven.” I haven’t had a chance to watch it yet, but the first season was good. I’ve heard this season is off the hook. I’m sure it’s because of the fabulous Angie B…