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  • Spike Lee: ‘Chiraq’ Uproar from Chicago Mayor Nothing New for Him

    Apr 22, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Although he reminisced over his past work, Spike Lee was a man of few words regarding his upcoming project, “Chiraq.” Speaking at this year’s Chicago International Movies & Music Festival (aka CIMMfest) on Saturday (April 18), the filmmaker referenced criticism over his first film “She’s Gotta Have It” while stating he is no stranger to […]

  • Idris Elba to Play Gangster Rapper in ‘The Trap’; Replaces Jamie Foxx

    Mar 25, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Idris Elba will replace Jamie Foxx as a gangster rapper in Harmony Korine’s “The Trap,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. Benicio Del Toro, Robert Pattinson, James Franco and Al Pacino also star in the film, which Focus Features is in negotiations to acquire for U.S. distribution. Set against the backdrop of the Miami music scene, […]

  • Morgan Freeman Discusses ‘The Lego Movie,’ Nelson Mandela and Playing Satan

    Jan 31, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Within the realm of movies, Morgan Freeman has done and seen and done it all. So much so that the 76-year-old Oscar winner is going a different route with his upcoming big screen outing in “The Lego Movie.” Freeman recently shared his thoughts on that film as well as God, Satan and the late Nelson […]

  • Billy Porter in Talks to Join Al Pacino in ‘The Humbling’

    Oct 11, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Billy Porter, who is continuing his Tony-winning role in Broadway’s Kinky Boots, is in negotiations to join Barry Levinson’s “The Humbling,” reports Deadline.com Al Pacino, Greta Gerwig, Diane Wiest and Mandy Patinkin already are aboard the adaptation of the Philip Roth novel, which is eyeing a fall start. The story revolves around a famous stage […]

  • Rihanna Wants Michelle Pfeiffer’s Role in ‘Scarface’ Remake

    Aug 31, 12 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments


    *Rihanna has put it out there that she wants to be considered for the part of Elivra Hancock in Universal Pictures’ reboot of “Scarface.” [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] ”Rihanna loves ‘Scarface,’” a source told The Sun newspaper. “Some of her music videos have been based on Michelle’s character, Elvira. She knows all the words […]

  • Universal to Produce Remake of ‘Scarface’

    Sep 22, 11 by EURpublisher02 8 Comments


    *Universal Pictures is developing a third update of the “Scarface” movie to be produced by ousted former studio head Marc Shmuger and Martin Bregman, the veteran producer who made the second remake in 1983. The project is in the early stages but it being described as not a sequel or outright remake of the 1983 […]