Cicely Tyson was known for her vivid portrayals as a strong _________ American women.
She is best known for her performance as Rebecca Morgan in the film _________ that got her the nomination for the academy and golden globe awards.
Diary of a Mad Black Women
In 2018, Tyson became the first African-American woman to be the recipient of an honorary _________ Award.
In a career spanning more than ________ decades, Tyson has won four Black Reel Awards.
Tyson was named a Kennedy Center honoree in _______.
Cicely began her career as a __________ by the discovery of a fashion editor at Ebony magazine.
Tyson became a recipient of the USA's highest civilian honor, the ______________ in 2016.
Presidential Medal of Freedom
Congressional Gold Medal
Presidential Citizens Medal
In 1997, she received a _______ on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
She won two Emmy Awards for starring as ___________ in the television film, The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.
Lady at House
Tyson played the role of Constantine Jefferson in the award-winning film ________.
A Fall from Grace
How to Get Away with Murder
In 1956, Tyson went on to appear on the cover of ________.
Cicely became the first African American to star in a television drama when she starred in the celebrated series ________ in 1963.
The Bill Cosby Show
East Side/West Side
Tyson as Ophelia Harkness in How to Get Away With Murder got nominated for _____ times for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series.
Tyson was inducted into the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame in the year ______.
Tyson was married briefly to the famous Jazz trumpeter named __________.
Women in Film Crystal Award is awarded to outstanding women who helped to expand the role of women within the entertainment industry, Tyson became its recipient in ________.
Cicely Tyson navigated the Civil Rights movement as ______________ wife that won nine Emmy's and the best lead actress in a miniseries nomination for Tyson.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Her recent __________ was a popular movie that featured on Netflix.
A Fall From Grace
The Haunting in Connecticut 2
Last Flag Flying
Tyson appeared in her first music video 21st Century Girl by Willow Smith, daughter of ______.
Tyson's Memoir named ___________: A Memoir was released on January 26th,2021.
Let me tell you what I mean
Just as I Am