Los Angeles, USA (McN) – Oscar-nominated actress Queen Latifah will be awarded at the upcoming American Black Film Festival Honors.
Queen Latifah is set to receive the Entertainment Icon award at this years’ ceremony, in Los Angeles Friday, Feb.24.
The Emmy winning Latifah, who stars in Fox’s hot new series Star, says she is honoured to receive the award.
The Rapper turned actress, shows she is truly the queen of her industry, with her acting accolades such as, nomination for an Oscar for her role in Chicago, she also won an Emmy for producing the HBO movie “Bessie, ” and won a Golden Globe and three Screen Actors Guild Awards.
The American Black Film Festival Honors will air on BET and Centric at 8:00 p.m.
Hosted for the event will be Actress Regina Hall.
Star of the series Empire, Terrence Howard will also be honoured.