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  • The 360 Degree Legacy of Ruby Dee – by Miki Turner

    Jun 12, 14 by Miki Turner 2 Comments


    *There are movie stars and then there are thespians. Ruby Dee, who died at the age of 91 at her home in New Rochelle, New York, was one of the latter. In Hollywood circles, Ms. Dee and her late husband, actor Ossie Davis, were truly one of the most significant creative couples in the history of […]

  • NBC Orders Alfre Woodard Pilot ‘State of Affairs’ to Series

    May 7, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Alfre Woodard will play the President of the United States on NBC next season. The network has given a season order to the pilot “State of Affairs,” starring “Grey’s Anatomy” alum Katherine Heigl in her return to television. Heigl plays top CIA analyst Charleston “Charlie” Tucker. Aside from the political minefields she has to walk, […]

  • Alfre Woodard Cast as U.S. President in NBC’s ‘State of Affairs’

    Mar 24, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Alfre Woodard is moving straight from “12 Years a Slave” into the White House. The Oscar-nominated actress will play the role of President Roberta Payton in NBC’s “State of Affairs,” the drama starring former “Grey’s Anatomy” star Katherine Heigl. Heigl stars as Charleston “Charlie” Whitney Tucker, a CIA agent plucked from her job to become […]

  • THE (11-08-13) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Nov 8, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE I know for sure that what we dwell […]

  • Alfre Woodard on Playing a Plantation Mistress in ’12 Years a Slave’

    Oct 30, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Alfre Woodard’s character in “12 Years a Slave” is brief (one scene), but unforgettable. The veteran actress plays Mistress Harriet Shaw, a formerly enslaved woman who rises through the Southern caste system to become the wife of a wealthy plantation owner. “She is a woman who, like all women during this period, whether they were […]

  • The Pulse of Entertainment: The Shocking Reality of ’12 Years A Slave’

    Oct 17, 13 by Eunice Moseley 1 Comment


    Fox Searchlight presents the shocking reality of 12 Years A Slave to theaters October 18, 2013 *A whole two hours and 14 minutes long, the Fox Searchlight presentation of “12 Years A Slave” shocks you with the reality of the true story, so much so, it doesn’t seem that long. Twelve Years A Slave is […]