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ICYMI: Lena Waithe Named Out Magazine’s Artist of the Year

We are so very excited to see Lena Waithe‘s ascension into the much deserved spotlight that is steadily getting brighter. The actress and writer was recently named Out Magazine’s Artist of the Year, only the most recent accomplishment since her historic win at the Emmy’s for Master of None‘s “Thanksgiving Episode.” Hailing from the Windy…

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Watch A Sneak Peak OF Lena Waithe’s Highly Anticipated ‘The Chi’

We first reported that the Emmy award winning Master of None star (and history maker) that is Lena Waithe was developing her new Showtime series, The Chi, at the start of the New Year. Tweeting, “I rep #TheChi everywhere I go, if you’re feeling the teaser hit that retweet button,” Waithe released a sneak peak for what is already…

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Lena Waithe’s ‘The Chi’ Lands Series on Showtime

I first encountered the matchless talent that is Lena Waithe in 2014 watching Dear White People, but have always felt like we became friends as I got to know her character Denise on the Netflix original Master of None. Witty, sarcastic and always full of advice, her portrayal of Denise was perfect. So of course there’s…

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2017 Emmy Award Highlights From Dave Chappelle & Netflix to Black History

During last night’s Emmy Awards ceremony, some of our Hollywood favorites snagged well-deserved wins. Saint Heron would like to congratulate Lena Waithe who made history as the first Black person to take home the “Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series” award (for Master of None’s Thanksgiving episode), and Donald Glover who is the first Black…

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