Acting : Cicely Tyson RIP by Kacee Diehl DeMasi

Kacee Diehl DeMasi

Cicely Tyson RIP

Ms. Cicely Tyson transition this afternoon peacefully. Ms, Tyson would only play strong women and chose which roles to play, she wanted to make sure the women she did play were strong and inspiring, role model type. (12.19.1924 - 1.28.2021) She has over 95 acting roles won an Oscar with another 14 awards. She will be greatly missed. If an actor can change a life, she was the one who changed me for the better.

Cicely Tyson, Pioneering Hollywood Icon, Dies at 96
Cicely Tyson, Pioneering Hollywood Icon, Dies at 96
Emmy- and Tony-winning actress Cicely Tyson, who distinguished herself in theater, film and television, died on Thursday afternoon. She was 96. "I have managed Miss Tyson's career for over 40 years, a…
Aimee McGuire

She was such a powerhouse, and will be missed.

Christopher Thomas

Very sad news for a very talented actress who was a trailblazer for future young women.

Erick Freitas


Luemisher James

Cicely Tyson was truly a powerhouse. She embodied every character and truly a gift that keeps on giving. RIP

Karen "Kay" Ross

She really was a powerhouse. What a legacy she leaves behind. I'll look for that Gayle King interview, thanks Aray Brown!

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