In a moment that sent cameras flashing and social media buzzing, legendary actresses Angela Bassett and Regina King shared a heart-warming kiss on stage at the 14th Annual Governors Awards. This unexpected display of affection between two of Hollywood’s most talented and celebrated Black women ignited cheers and smiles across the star-studded audience.
Angela Bassett, a veteran with over three decades in the industry, has shattered countless glass ceilings. From her iconic portrayal of Tina Turner in “What’s Love Got to Do with It?” to her recent Emmy-winning turn as Ramonda in “Black Panther,” she has graced our screens with stunning performances, earning herself an Oscar nomination and numerous accolades.
Regina King, a chameleon of acting, seamlessly transitions between drama, comedy, and everything in between. From her breakout role in “Boyz N the Hood” to her Oscar-winning performances in “If Beale Street Could Talk” and “One Night in Miami,” she captivates audiences with her raw talent and emotional depth. King is also a director, using her voice to tell captivating stories and showcase diverse perspectives.