In 1986 Oprah was nominated for an Academy Award for best supporting actress. In 1992 she won Best Talk Show host at the Daytime Emmy Awards. And in 2006 she starred in Charlotte’s Web as the voice of Gussy. She also starred in a Nickelodeon show called Drake and Josh and had an iconic scene among the younger generation of the time. She was also recognized as one of the most influential people of 2006 by Time (“Oprah Winfrey Timeline”).
Ellen DeGeneres made a commencement speech at Tulane University in 2009. Since she is a comedian, DeGeneres included comedy as well as heartfelt stories to her speech. Her speech was very well thought out and it seemed that she connected with her whole audience. She made jokes towards the professors, students, and parents. That made her very relatable even if she is a celebrity.
This is important because it proves that she really was an ambitious leader. Cleopatra was in it for the fame and glory, as well as for the power that came along with it.This made her a fierce and respected leader of her time. About a millenia and a half years later came another of the world 's most famous female leaders. Although she was more a teenager than a woman, Jeanne D’Arc, known as Joan of Arc, was one of the most legendary female figures ever. Joan barely even had a childhood.
In some period, she was called as “hermaphrodite” because of her crazy appearances. However, she denied that and she always felt like a woman. She was interested in Metal, rock’ n’ roll, pop and electronic music and one of her album was created based on these concepts. From the first day of publication of her album, she got very nice comments from her fans and by selling a million copies and in its first week, the album field has achieved great success. Also, I want to add that Gaga’s family life is a factor that affects her development.
My thesis statement about Madonna is how strong she was , like some people didn’t really like Madonna , and said negative stuff about her , but she was strong , believed in herself , and encouraged other women to also believe in themselves too , and be strong and powerful because women have rights and are strong. She is a very powerful and strong woman in this way , and did I mention she is one of the most powerful and most strongest women in the industry? Madonna’s parents had seven children (including madonna) Silvio Ciccone – (Madonna’s father) is a designer engineer for general academics , he Was born on June 6 , 1931 , which makes him 84 years old., Madonna Louise Ciccone – (Madonna’s mother) was of french-canadian descent . she Died of breast cancer when Madonna was only six years old. Madonna Louise Ciccone was born on July 11 , 1933 , in Bay City , Michigan , USA ( the same birth place as Maddona ) , and died December 1963 , in Oakland
This paper will be a discussion on the famed Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie’s celebrity persona – her status as an academy award nominee and winner as well as a UNHCR ambassador and the face of global motherhood. This article will focus primarily on Jolie’s presentation of her agency and embodiment and the significant transformation that her celebrity underwent from the 1990s to 2014. From her provocative “disturbed bad girl” image to her action star status, philanthropist efforts, global motherhood (her six children, three adopted from Cambodia, Ethiopia and Vietnam and biological children born in Namibia and France) and a partner in the stable Jolie-Pitt relationship (Brangelina). It would also briefly touch on Angelina’s performance style has it has an impact on her persona. An important part of understanding Angelina Jolie is the way in which
One of the most talented and the most popular singers of the modern time is considered to be Adele. For me, she is not only a popular singer but an icon and the great performer of moving and even heartbreaking songs. After I have accidentally heard her song on the radio for the first time, there was no one better for me in terms of singing. In her songs, I felt everything, including pain and joy, drive and hope. However, the most important characteristic of her songs is the soul that is felt in every particular case.
Opera Winfrey is a widely known television and media personality who has the power to influence many people through her words and actions. Oprah had endured substantial amounts of abused during her formative and teenage years, but she obtained an education and eventually a successful due to her strict, disciplinarian father and other supportive people in her life. She was the first African American woman to receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes award ceremony. Her audience consists of many well-known and renowned celerbrities and the general public, including the attendees of the ceremony and those are watching the speech on television worldwide. Although her speech resonates with a diverse audience, the power of her speech lies in her direct appeal to women who have undergone significant hardship and use of powerful rhetorical techniques in order to advocate for women’s empowerment, inspire people to improve the world, and instill a sense of hope for a better future.
Assignment 2 Naree L. Greenland Argument and Exposition 2152 Aristotle uses ethos to refer to the speaker's character as it appears to the audience. We are more inclined to accept arguments from speakers we trust. Ethos is gained, in part, through identification with one’s audience and era (42). The three main elements of ethos are credibility/trustworthiness, authority and unselfish or clear motives. Oprah Winfrey is arguably one of the most powerful woman in television, a cultural Icon whose philanthropic and altruistic character is well known.
Since then, she has won several awards and continues to act. Betty White’s autobiography, If You Ask Me: (And of Course You Won’t), reveals an actress 's life from her perspective. Betty White’s long life and long career have made it possible to provide inspiration to everyone in the acting world and in the real world. Betty White’s most influential role, apart from acting, is
Modern Family: Progressive… with a side of stereotypes With over 20 Emmy wins Modern Family has proven to be a brilliant television show. This show enjoyed by millions, shows an accurate representation of American social values including those of gender, marriage; however, in doing so creates and reinforces many stereotypes commonly used today. By airing the lives of three very different families on Modern Family, the producers are able to show different ambience of each family, however in these families, many gender and racial stereotypes exist. The three families include: Phil and Claire Dunphy with their three kids, Haley, Alex, and Luke; Jay and Gloria Pritchett-Delgado with two sons, Manny and Joe; and Mitchell and Cameron Tucker-Pritchett
Aaliyah 's smart and strong connections have truly helped her in cementing her name in the industry as she collaborated with an equally famous music conglomerate Atlantic Records with Missy Elliott and Timbaland is supporting her career. Her second album, One In A Million, is such an effective follow-up as it 's been patronized well and great by the general music audience amounting to eight million copies purchased worldwide. This is the time of Aaliyah 's career that her name is a staple to every music fast and list and this very album yielded famous songs such as Hot Like Fire, 4 Page Letter and If Your Girl Only Knew, all of which placing a respectable rank on US Billboard Hot 100. Aaliyah also managed to penetrate the Hollywood scene with the movie Romeo Must Die alongside the action superstar Jet Li and this is where Try Again was born and released. The last known album that Aaliyah has released is her self-titled compilation in July 2001.
One of the most popular family names in all of America is the Kardashian-Jenner family. They are famous for their reality television show, Keeping Up With the Kardashians; all of their clothing lines, like DASH and Yeezy; and top of the line companies, with one created by the 18 year-old Kylie Jenner who also has her own cosmetic line. Each member of the family has something to be proud of for what they have accomplished, and risen up in the popularity chart. A lot of people know of them, but they don 't know how they became famous. Many people know who the Kardashians are, but don 't know how their lives were before fame, why they became famous, or how fame has changed their lives.
The white community has become some of the biggest fans and supporter of black rappers. We can take into account the success of Ms. Nicki Minaj herself. She is a platinum selling artist who has a diverse fan base selling out shows around the world. Nicki Minaj has let her talent build an empire for her. When watching clips from her shows on TV we see both white and black women standing side by side single along as Nicki Minaj