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  • Universal Buys Thriller Pitch from Chadwick Boseman

    Sep 5, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Universal Pictures has acquired an untitled pitch from its “Get On Up” star Chadwick Boseman. The actor played James Brown for the studio this summer after breaking out as Jackie Robinson in “42.” According to Deadline.com, he sold the thriller pitch with writing partner Logan Coles and is attached to star in a story described […]

  • Michael B. Jordan, Chadwick Boseman the Next Denzel?

    Aug 7, 14 by Qwest7 2 Comments


    *With critically-acclaimed work in two successful biopics, Chadwick Boseman is riding a good wave in Hollywood. So it comes as no surprise that the 32-year-old “Get On Up” and “42” star be among those in the minds of moviegoers who may be thinking about the next group of actors to fill Denzel Washington’s shoes. However, […]

  • ‘Get On Up!’ Director, Star & Co-Star Chat with EUR’s Lee Bailey (Watch)

    Aug 2, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *”Get out to see ‘Get On Up!’” is the early buzz about the bio-pic based on legendary singer, James Brown — his life and how he overcame poverty and racism. Chadwick Boseman of “42″ fame, stars as Brown. Cast in the role not just for his acting and dancing talents, but first and foremost, because […]

  • Jill Scott and Nelsan Ellis Share Favorite Scenes From ‘Get On Up’ (Watch)

    Aug 1, 14 by FahniaThomas 1 Comment


    *”The T.A.M.I. Show concert with me and Chad,” was my favorite performance to shoot. Nelsan Ellis stars as, Bobby Byrd, this Friday in “Get On Up,” Universal’s stellarly soulful James Brown biographical musical. “We did the show back to back and sweated our tail feathers off,” explained Ellis. “Getting it done, take after take, after take…and […]

  • ‘Get On Up’ Cast and Filmmakers Weigh in on the James Brown Impact

    Aug 1, 14 by Marie Moore 3 Comments


    *Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Octavia Spencer, Dan Aykroyd, Jill Scott, director Tate Taylor, producers Mick Jagger, and Brian Grazer weighed in on their favorite James Brown moment when they met in New York City at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel to talk about “Get On Up.”All were asked to recall their initial James Brown moment or […]

  • Chadwick Boseman Gives Life to the Godfather of Soul in ‘Get On Up’ (Watch)

    Jul 30, 14 by FahniaThomas 3 Comments


    *”The f-you James Brown part, is my favorite scene!” Chadwick Boseman talks about his Oscar-worthy performance as James Brown in the Universal biopic, “Get On Up,” out Friday. “My favorite scene right now is when the band (Famous Flames) leaves me,” shared Boseman. “It’s the f-you James Brown part. When you shoot a movie you […]