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Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates, and Angela Bassett Cover Entertainment Weekly


Jessica Lange, Kathy Bates, and Angela Bassett collectively cover the new issue of Entertainment Weekly.

The ladies of American Horror Story chatted with the magazine. Additionally, series creator, Ryan Murphy, reveals his dream cast list for future seasons of AHS, shares a scoop on season 4, and divulges some of what’s coming up on the rest of this season on Coven.

Bates on going to work:

“I love going to work,” she admits. “Every scene has something exciting in it for me to do, and part of the fun, too, is reading every new script. I never know what’s coming.”

Lange on her role:

It’s been wonderful to be able to play humor — to have somebody as sharp-witted [as Fiona].”

Creator Ryan Murphy on how he got the trio to be a part of the show:

“I just say, ‘I love you and I want to write something for you that will be one of the most fun things of your career and you’re going to love doing it. Will you please just sign on the dotted line?’”


Angela Bassett, Susan L. Taylor Become Honorary Members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc



Actress Angela Bassett and former Essence editor-in-chief Susan L. Taylor are the latest women to become honorary members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

The ladies DST were out and about to celebrate 100-years in existence at their Centennial Conference in Washington, D.C.

Delta Diva Sheryl Lee Ralph tweeted thew news over the weekend. She tweeted, “I welcome sorors @Angela Bassett soror @SusanaTaylor soror Paula Madison my new sorors Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated.”

Bassett also took to Twitter to tweet some photos (below) from their induction ceremony. She tweeted, “Thank you to the dynamic women of @DSTinc1913! I am honored as one of your newest Sorors! #DST100YEARS.”

Taylor and Bassett joins famous Deltas such as as Nikki Giovanni, Aretha Franklin, Ruby Dee Davis and Keisha Knight Pulliam.



Photos From the 4th Annual ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon



Check out some of the arrival photos from the Fourth Annual ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon. The luncheon took place at the Beverly Hills Hotel on February 24, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California. Jennifer Hudson, Angela Bassett, Jennifer Hudson, Kerry Washington , Viola Davis , David Daniel Otunga Jr. , Forest Whitaker, Loretta Devine are just some of the many individuals who attended the event.



(Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images North America)
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