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  • The Pulse of Entertainment: ‘Southpaw,’ A Powerful Story About Overcoming; in Theaters Now

    Jul 24, 15 by Eunice Moseley 1 Comment


    *Survival in the rawest sense is what I thought about the sport of boxing when I use to go while in the Navy, but with The Weinstein Company presentation of “Southpaw,” starring Academy Award nominated Jake Gyllenhaal as Light Heavyweight Boxing Champion of the World Billy Hope; you see a powerful story about overcoming life’s […]

  • Pres. Obama Not on Denzel’s List of People to Play

    Jun 7, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *He may have played Malcolm X and Stephen Biko, but don’t expect Denzel Washington to play President Barack Obama anytime soon. Better yet, it may be good to just take Obama off the list. “Barack Obama is a story that hasn’t finished yet. It’s not something I’m thinking about, and he’s busy,” Washington responded when […]

  • Denzel Washington Return Expected for ‘The Equalizer 2’

    Apr 23, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Sony is making a sequel to its 2014 film version of “The Equalizer,” and Denzel Washington is expected to reprise his lead role, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Washington played a retired black ops government operative who believes he has escaped his past until he meets a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian […]

  • Denzel Reassembles ‘The Magnificent Seven’ – Gugu Examines CTE

    Apr 19, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Looks like Denzel Washington is teaming up again with Antoine Fuqua for another potential blockbuster. BET.com reports the duo, who worked together on 2001’s “Training Day” and the upcoming film adaptation of the ‘80’s TV show “The Equalizer,” are set to collaborate on a remake of John Sturges’ classic Western “The Magnificent Seven.” Fuqua confirmed […]

  • First Look: Trailer for Antoine Fuqua’s ‘Southpaw’

    Mar 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *The Weinstein Company has released the first trailer for director Antoine Fuqua’s latest film “Southpaw,” four months ahead of its July 31 release in the U.S. Set in the boxing world, Jake Gyllenhaal – who added 15 pounds for the role – stars as a boxer who loses custody of his daughter. The left-handed champ’s […]

  • Denzel Washington Back with Ethan Hawke for ‘Magnificent Seven’

    Mar 2, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Ethan Hawke will join his “Training Day” co-star Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua for MGM’s remake of “The Magnificent Seven,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. Chris Pratt and Haley Bennett, who appeared with Washington in Fuqua’s thriller “The Equalizer,” are also in the cast. The cast of the 1960 original starred Yul Brynner, Steve […]