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  • Naomie Harris Joins Antoine Fuqua-Directed ‘Southpaw’

    Aug 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Naomie Harris has been added to the cast of director Antoine Fuqua’s boxing drama “Southpaw.” The drama, penned by “Sons of Anarchy” creator Kurt Sutter, follows a welterweight champ (Jake Gyllenhaal) whose career soars as his personal life falls apart. Harris will play Angela, a social worker who works with Gyllenhaal’s character and his daughter, […]

  • San Sebastian Film Fest to Honor Denzel Washington; Screen ‘Equalizer’

    Jul 23, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Denzel Washington will open this year’s San Sebastian Film Festival with the European premiere of his latest movie, “The Equalizer,” directed by Antoine Fuqua, festival organizers said on Wednesday. The ator will also receive the Donostia Lifetime Achievement Award at the fest, which will be held Sept. 19-27 in the northern Spanish seaside resort city, […]

  • 50 Cent On Board As Boxing Promoter in Antoine Fuqua’s ‘Southpaw’

    Jul 3, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Antoine Fuqua may have lost Eminem, but he’s gained 50 Cent for “Southpaw.” According to the New York Post’s Page Six, the rapper has signed on to join Forest Whitaker and Jake Gyllenhaal in the boxing drama. Fiddy will play a boxing promoter who’s part of Gyllenhaal’s character’s entourage. Written by “Sons of Anarchy” creator Kurt […]

  • New Trailer for Denzel Washington’s ‘The Equalizer’ (Watch)

    Jun 13, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *A fresh trailer for Antoine Fuqua’s update of “The Equalizer” starring Denzel Washington has surfaced. Edward Woodward brought to life the original retired intelligence agent turned private detective in the 1980s series. In Washington’s shoes, the character comes out of retirement as a black ops commando to rescue a young woman (Chloe Grace Moretz) and […]

  • Forest Whitaker Joins Antoine Fuqua’s Boxing Pic ‘Southpaw’

    Jun 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Forest Whitaker is in final negotiations to co-star with Jake Gyllenhaal in the Antoine Fuqua boxing film “Southpaw.” The script by “Sons of Anarchy” creator Kurt Sutter follows a left-handed prizefighter (Gyllenhaal) who wins a title but suffers a tragedy soon thereafter and must put his life back together to earn the respect of his […]

  • Antoine Fuqua to Direct Thriller ‘Narco Sub’

    May 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Fresh from directing Denzel Washington in Fox’s forthcoming film “The Equalizer,” Antoine Fuqua has been tapped to direct Fox’s “Narco Sub,” the David Guggenheim-scripted thriller that has long been a priority project at the studio, reports Deadline.com. The film is set in the world of drug smuggling. The title refers to the semi-submersible crafts that […]