Oscar winner and groundbreaking star Sidney Poitier dies

NEW YORK – Sidney Poitier, the groundbreaking actor and enduring inspiration who transformed how Black people were portrayed on screen, and became the first Black actor to win an Academy…

Sidney Poitier changed movies, and changed lives

NEW YORK – We go to movies not just to escape, but to discover. We might identify with the cowboy or the runaway bride or the kid who befriends a…

Oscar-winning actor Sidney Poitier dies at 94

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Sidney Poitier, who won an Academy Award for best actor for his role in “Lilies of the Field” in 1963, has died, a spokesperson from the…

Tributes pour in for groundbreaking actor Sidney Poitier

Tributes to Sidney Poitier poured in from Hollywood and around the world following the death Thursday of the groundbreaking actor and cultural icon. Poitier, who was the first Black actor…