• Janelle  Monae

    Janelle Monae

    Born on December 1st, 1985

    From Kansas City, Kansas

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Hidden Figures Poster

Hidden Figures

Three brilliant African-American women at NASA -- Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) -- serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn (Glen Powell) into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race and galvanized the world.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2017)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Moonlight Poster

Moonlight

A look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young black man growing up in Miami. His epic journey to manhood is guided by the kindness, support and love of the community that helps raise him.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2017)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture