The surgeon general misses her practice despite 300 million new patients.
The 2010 NAACP/CBS Master Writing Fellowship recipient is USC School of Cinematic Arts student Oreathia C. Smith.
It was a "Precious" night at the NAACP Image Awards on Friday, as the film scored six trophies out of nine in the motion picture categories.
Clarence Avant exerted most of his influence behind the scenes.
Rather than trying to conquer Hollywood, Tyler Perry set up his own operation 2,000 miles away in Atlanta. A true independent, the veritable one-man show (Perry writes, directs, produces, acts and…
"This award means so much to me because it's not just for me -- it's also for the people of Haiti," says Grammy Award-winning musician and activist Wyclef Jean.
The NAACP will fete Tyler Perry with its chairman's award for his achievements and his commitment to public service.
"Precious" received nine nominations in the NAACP Image Awards features category.