The 2012 Emmy Awards aired last night and one thing was very clear underneath the flowing gowns and hair-sprayed tresses, black people don’t have a prominent presence at the annual award show. Don Cheadle, Loretta Divine, Maya Rudolph and Idris Elba were the only four African-Americans from television sitcoms to be nominated and none of them won anything!
Kerry Washington–star of ABC show “Scandal”– didn’t let that deter her from showing up and showing out in a sparkling Vivienne Westwood blush sequin gown that stole everyone’s eye.
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