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  • Jamie Foxx, Cameron Diaz Question the ‘Urban’ Tag on ‘Annie’

    Dec 19, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *The term “urban,” when used to describe Columbia’s new update of “Annie” with black actors, is something that co-stars Cameron Diaz and Jamie Foxx believe is outdated. Diaz, who plays orphanage matron Miss Hannigan, says this version of the film will become the definitive “Annie” for a new generation of fans who have never seen […]

  • Jamie Foxx Says ‘Annie’ is what We Need Right Now

    Dec 17, 14 by Marie Moore Leave a comment

    *The new “Annie” does not only have scenes shot in Harlem, but is completely revamped! Annie is black, does not have red hair, and the music is right on time. The film, directed by Will Gluck, has a host of producers—Will and Jada Pinkett Smith, Shawn “Jay Z” Carter, James Lassiter, Caleeb Pinkett, Laurence “Jay” […]

  • EUR Film Review: ‘Annie’ Shows the True Talent of Quvenzhané Wallis

    Dec 15, 14 by Troy Tieuel ([email protected]) Leave a comment

    *It’s no secret that rapper and entrepreneur Jay Z loves “Annie.”  In 1998 he remade the popular song, ‘It’s a Hard Knock Life’ after hearing Kid Capri playing a modified track produced by 45 King in Madison Garden during Puff Daddy’s “No Way Out Tour” that occurred in December of 1997. Days later he would be […]

  • ‘Annie’ Star Quvenzhane Wallis Wows with Performance on ‘DWTS’ (Watch)

    Nov 26, 14 by Deron Dalton 3 Comments

    *”Annie” star Quvenzhane Wallis graced the stage of “Dancing with the Stars” to perform the musical hit, “It’s a Hard Knock Life” from the 2014 remake. The youngest Academy Award-nominated actress was joined by a crew of talented young dancers to perform on the season finale of “DWTS.”

  • Final Full Trailer for ‘Annie’ Released, Cast Visits ‘Ellen’ (Watch)

    Nov 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The final trailer for “Annie” ahead of its Christmas Day release opens with the orphan reading a letter from her long-lost parents. “Please take care of our baby — her name’s Annie,” reads Quvenzhane Wallis as the title character. “There’s half a locket around her neck so when we come for her, you know she’s our girl.” […]

  • Annie Concerned About her Hair in New Trailer (Watch)

    May 29, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *A new trailer for director Will Gluck’s urbanized “Annie” debuted on “Good Morning America” today with less musical numbers from the film and more jokes. [Scroll down to watch.] It begins with Jamie Foxx as wealthy businessman and mayoral candidate Benjamin Stacks (an update on the Oliver “Daddy” Warbucks character). “I love this city — […]