• Cicely  Tyson

    Cicely Tyson

    Born on December 19th, 1924

    From New York, New York

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The Trip to Bountiful Poster

The Trip to Bountiful

A determined woman (Cicely Tyson) escapes from the clutches of her overprotective son (Blair Underwood) to travel to her hometown.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
The Help Poster

The Help

In 1960s Mississippi, Southern society girl Skeeter (Emma Stone) returns from college with dreams of being a writer. She turns her small town on its ear by choosing to interview the black women who have spent their lives taking care of prominent white families. Only Aibileen (Viola Davis), the housekeeper of Skeeter's best friend, will talk at first. But as the pair continue the collaboration, more women decide to come forward, and as it turns out, they have quite a lot to say.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Relative Stranger Poster

Relative Stranger

After the death of his father, a former football star (Eriq La Salle) reunites with the family that he abandoned years earlier.

Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie