Tag Archives: andrew young

  • Common, Andre Holland Join Cast of Oprah-Produced MLK Pic ‘Selma’

    May 12, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Common is near a deal to play prominent civil rights activist James Bevel and Andre Holland is set to play Andrew Young in “Selma,” the Ava DuVernay-directed drama that has Oprah Winfrey and Brad Pitt’s Plan B producing at Paramount, reports Deadline.com. David Oyelowo will star as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Bevel, leader of […]

  • King Children Initiate Lawsuit Against Top MLK Aide, Andrew Young

    Dec 2, 13 by Brainuser1 1 Comment

    *Hmm…Wow, we can certainly see how this can become a very sticky situation: You have the family of an icon battling with colleagues who worked diligently, side by side with that icon, when the icon was alive. Now the question is, well, let’s let Mr. Young pose it: “The question is whose legacy is it? […]

  • Bounce TV to Honor Donna Summer with Special Programming

    May 18, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Bounce TV will pay tribute to Donna Summer tonight with the programming block “Bounce TV Remembers Donna Summer,” featuring an episode of “Soul Train” beginning at 8 p.m. EST and followed by her film “Thank God It’s Friday.” “Bounce TV Remembers Donna Summer” will feature her memorable ‘Soul Train’ episode from 1976 in which she […]

  • Bounce TV Launches with the Old and the Proven: Does Black America Deserve Better?

    Oct 11, 11 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *Bounce TV, the latest broadcast media outlet to target the African American audience has launched. However, the network, backed by such well-known figures as former United Nations Ambassador Andrew Young and Martin Luther King, III (son of the civil rights icon), offers little that is new or original. Instead, its first program was “The Wiz” […]

  • Common Among Prominent Blacks to Visit Schools Friday

    Sep 20, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Five hundred African American trailblazers will descend upon classrooms in 107 cities and 34 states (including Puerto Rico) on Friday, Sept. 23 as part of the 2nd Annual Back to School with the HistoryMakers program, reports the NNPA. The one-day program aims to bring renewed attention to the needs of the nation’s educational system and […]

  • THE (08-15-11) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Aug 15, 11 by EurPublisher 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 If you cannot find peace within yourself, you […]