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  • 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 […]

  • ‘The Talk’s’ Aisha Tyler to Guest Star on ‘Glee’

    Nov 5, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Aisha Tyler, a co-host of “The Talk,” has landed a guest role on an upcoming episode of “Glee,” TVLine reports. Tyler, who also voices Lana Kane on “Archer,” has been cast as the mother of bad boy Jake Puckerman (Jacob Artist), according to the report. Last week, Adam Shankman tweeted a picture of himself, Tyler […]

  • Mary J. Blige Performs for AmEx; Duets with Beyonce (Audio)

    Nov 10, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Mary J. Blige will take the stage on Thursday, Nov. 17, as part of American Express’ livestream music series, “American Express Unstaged.” The singer’s set will be livestreamed from Club Nokia in Los Angeles, at 11 p.m. ET / 8 p.m. PT on the singer’s VEVO page. It will also be available via VEVO and […]

  • Report: Mary J. Blige Considering ‘Rock of Ages’ Film

    Dec 1, 10 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Mary J. Blige is reportedly in talks to star in the forthcoming film adaptation of the Broadway musical “Rock of Ages.” New York Magazine is reporting that the Queen of Hip Hop/Soul is eyeing the role of Justice Charlier, a woman who owns the Venus exotic dance club on Los Angeles’s Sunset Strip. Blige could […]

  • Shankman Behind ‘Glee’ Tribute to Michael Jackson

    Aug 6, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *Choreographer Adam Shankman, currently a judge on Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance,” has hinted that a Michael Jackson episode of “Glee” is in the works with him in the director’s chair. The show’s executive producers announced at the Television Critics Association press tour that Shankman will definitely direct an upcoming episode of the […]

  • Quickies: Tyler Perry, Mo’Nique, Lee Daniels, Chicago’s Navy Pier, Damon Wayans Jr.

    Feb 25, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *Tyler Perry will be a presenter at the 82nd Academy Awards, telecast producers Adam Shankman and Bill Mechanic announced today. This will be Perry’s first appearance on the show. The ceremony will take place on Sunday, March 7, at the Kodak Theatre, and televised live by ABC beginning at 5 p.m. PT/ 8 p.m. ET. […]