Category Archives: Film

  • ‘Roots’ Remake to Air on History, A&E & Lifetime as an Event Series

    May 1, 15 by Qwest7 5 Comments


    *”Roots,” the classic 1977 miniseries that aired on ABC, is making a return to the small screen as a remake equipped with three networks on tap to reintroduce it to viewers as an event series. TheWrap.com reports the remake will be executive produced by Will Packer (“Ride Along,” “Think Like a Man”) and Mark Wolper, […]

  • Innaugural NBPC 360 Winners Announced Awardees Soon Funded

    May 1, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *New York —The Harlem-based National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) selected four winners of its inaugural program fund and incubator for TV, Web and multimedia projects on Thursday. This is the culmination of a seven-month effort to bring fresh Black stories, both fiction and nonfiction, to fruition. The winners—selected from eight production teams participating in NBPC’s intensive, six-week […]

  • Co-Stars Join Viola Davis in Courtroom Drama ‘Custody’

    Apr 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Viola Davis has squeezed yet another project onto her busy slate. The star of ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” and the upcoming Harriet Tubman biopic for HBO is also a go for the film “Custody,” a courtroom drama from “Into the Woods” writer James Lapine. Ellen Burstyn, “Nashville” star Hayden Panettiere and Oscar […]

  • Ultron Does Not Discriminate in ‘Avengers’

    Apr 30, 15 by Marie Moore Leave a comment


    *Ultron, voiced by James Spader, does not discriminate in “Avengers: Age of Ultron.” It wants to exterminate all of mankind, beginning with the Avengers. This AI (Artificial Intelligence) Ultron, as strange as it may seem, was created with good intentions. Iron Man Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.) wanted a creation that would protect the world, […]

  • Robertson Treatment Syndicated Column (RTSC): A Conversation with author Anne Rice

    Apr 30, 15 by Gil Robertson IV Leave a comment


    Anne Rice’s debut novel, Interview with a Vampire, was adapted into an Oscar-nominated film starring Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt. She is also the author of many other best-sellers, including the hugely successful Vampire Chronicles, The Mummy or Ramses the Damned, Violin, Angel Time, and the Mayfair Witches series. Born and raised in New Orleans, […]

  • Enter the MAD MAX: FURY ROAD ‘Premiere Pass’ Sweepstakes: WIN a Pair of Passes to the World Premiere

    Apr 29, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    The MAD MAX: FURY ROAD ‘Premiere Pass’ Sweepstakes is your opportunity to WIN a pair of passes to the film’s world premiere. *That’s right, two (2) grand prize winners will get a pair of passes to attend the MAD MAX: FURY ROAD “world premiere” in Hollywood AND a whole bunch of prizes in our Premium […]