Category Archives: Urban Films

  • Watch Fall Film Previews: ‘The Equalizer’ (Denzel) – ‘Fury’ (Brad Pitt)

    Aug 20, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *The Fall film season is just around the corner. If you’re wondering what’s coming down the pike, here are two for you to check out: “The Equalizer” starring Denzel Washington and “Fury” starring Brad Pitt. THE EQUALIZER – September 26 SYNOPSIS In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put […]

  • NWA Biopic Casts Paul Giamatti as Manager Jerry Heller

    Aug 19, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Paul Giamatti has joined Universal’s N.W.A. biopic “Straight Outta Compton” as the rap group’s manager Jerry Heller. Heller was already a major figure in the music scene before working with N.W.A. He represented such acts as Journey, ELO and REO Speedwagon, and helped Pink Floyd and Elton John in their early American tours, according to […]

  • Money Talks: Tyler Perry Hooks Up GA’s Governor & Gets Prime Property

    Aug 19, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Despite his best intentions, Tyler Perry is raising more than a few eyebrows with financial contributions to Georgia governor Nathan Deal’s re-election campaign. 11 Alive News reports the entertainment mogul won a bid to buy a substantial portion of the shuttered and abandoned Fort McPherson property near downtown Atlanta. Although Perry wanted to build 16 […]

  • Twitter Backlash Follows Keke Palmer to Ferguson (Video)

    Aug 19, 14 by Qwest7 4 Comments

    *These days, being Keke Palmer can get you some negative feedback on social media. The “Just Keke” host found this out firsthand when she weighed in on the Michael Brown shooting and resulting protests on Twitter. According to, Palmer received “extreme backlash” when she posted the following tweet, which questioned the reason why people […]

  • Idris Elba Shoots Down James Bond Talk; Expresses Hate for ‘Black Bond’ Label

    Aug 16, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Any hope of Idris Elba being the next James Bond has been put to bed by the actor himself. Speaking on ITV’s “Lorraine,” Elba confirmed that rumors surrounding him portraying 007 are just that, rumors. “It’s a rumor that’s gotten out of control, basically — but that’s all it is. “There’s no truth in it […]

  • Biopic about Ballerina Misty Copeland’s Life in the Works

    Aug 16, 14 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment

    *Several biopics about significant black entertainers are coming out on the big and small screens. The true story chronicling the life of ballerina Misty Copeland is coming soon too. New Line Cinema inked a deal to produce a film about the American Ballet Theatre soloist. Adam Shankman, Jennifer Gibgot from Offspring Entertainment and Phil Sandaus will produce the feature film. Her inspirational […]