"For me, it goes back to the widely quoted Nina Simone, who said: 'It’s the duty of the artist to reflect these times,'" she says.
And this time around it's bigger, and badder.
For Nyong'o, taking on the roles of Adelaide Wilson and her doppleganger, Red, was grueling.
The actress explored a "banging" new look for the Governors Awards last night.
The Johnsons do it again!
If you’re going to be in Washington, D.C., for your first trip to the “Mecca,” or just don’t quite know what to do, here’s your guide.