Ruby Dee

Ruby Dee in 2009 (Jason Kempin / Getty Images)

Memorial Honoring Ruby Dee Held At Riverside Church

Alicia Keys, Audra McDonald, Harry Belafonte and Angela Bassett were among those who celebrated Dee’s life at the Riverside Church in Manhattan.

09/20/2014

Ruby Dee in 2010   (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Alicia Keys To Sing At Ruby Dee Memorial On September 20

A memorial for actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee will feature music by Alicia Keys and Audra McDonald, reflections by former Mayor David Dinkins and Sonia Sanchez, and a eulogy by Harry Belafonte.

09/04/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Tracey Morgan Critically Injured, Paula Deen’s Comeback, and Ruby Dee’s Death

This week an A-list comedian was critically injured, a southern chef planned a comeback, and an acclaimed Black actress passed away.

06/13/2014

Ruby Dee in 2012 (Larry Mullins/1010 WINS)

Pioneering Actress, Activist Ruby Dee Dead At 91

The legendary stage and screen actress was 91.

06/12/2014