As Pam Grier celebrates 70, she finds peace off the grid
NEW YORK (AP) — Pam Grier's role as the owner of a hardware store in rural Nebraska in the ABC sitcom "Bless This Mess" isn't a complete departure for the film legend: She lives in rural Colorado...
Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 26-June 1
May 26: Drummer Garry Peterson of The Guess Who is 74. Singer Stevie Nicks is 71. Actor Philip Michael Thomas ("Miami Vice") is 70. Actress Pam Grier is 70. Country singer Hank Williams Jr. is 70....
Review: ‘Poms’ is too embarrassed of itself to be empowering
There's something irreconcilable about "Poms ," a movie about women in a retirement community who start a cheerleading club. The film wants us to laugh at the idea of older women trying to be...
Pam Grier, Cybill Shepherd to appear at Las Cruces Film Fest
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Pam Grier, the star of gritty 1970s Blaxploitation movies like "Foxy Brown" and "Coffy," is scheduled as a guest at the 2018 Las Cruces International Film Festival.
Grier will join Cybill Shepherd, star of the television series "Moonlighting," at the film festival that begins on March 7.
Grier and Shepherd will be on hand for a screening of "Rose." Both have roles in the film.
DuVernay, LL Cool J to receive Harvard W.E.B. Du Bois medals
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — "Selma" director Ava DuVernay and rapper LL Cool J are among the recipients of Harvard University's 2017 W.E.B. Du Bois medals honoring those who have made significant contributions to African and African-American history and culture.
The school announced Monday that they will be honored at the fifth-annual Hutchins Center Honors on Oct. 4 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Pam Grier dishes dirt on being a female action star, Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even at 68, Pam Grier looks like she can still kick butt.
And the looks don't deceive, Grier said. While having never played a superhero, "I'm super in real life," said Grier, smiling and flicking back some of her flowing hair.
Pam Grier, Jessye Norman win Harvard’s W.E.B. DuBois medals
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Actress Pam Grier and opera soprano Jessye Norman are among the recipients of Harvard University's 2016 W.E.B. Du Bois medals honoring those who have made significant contributions to African and African American history and culture.