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  • Louis Gossett, Jr. on ‘Roots’ Remake: Why? ‘The Story Has Been Told’

    Feb 20, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Ask Louis Gossett, Jr. about the classic miniseries “Roots” and he’ll probably share memories of playing Fiddler on the historic TV film as well as the impact it had on society and the folks who watched it. Ask Gossett about the upcoming remake of “Roots” and his answer may throw you off guard. In an […]

  • Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Nate Parker on why ‘Beyond the Lights’ is a Must See

    Nov 14, 14 by Marie Moore 1 Comment

    *In exclusive interviews with the stars of “Beyond the Lights,” Gugu Mbatha-Raw (Noni) and Nate Parker (Kaz), both explain why the movie is a must see—and more! It is always amazing to witness a performers totally transform themselves when they take on different roles—which is the litmus test of a great actress or actor. Mbathe-Raw, […]

  • ‘Beyond the Lights’ Taps into Gina Prince-Bythewood’s Tough Times

    Nov 11, 14 by Marie Moore 1 Comment

    *Acclaimed filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood has one of the hottest, most talked about movies headed to the screens November 14 because she did not take ‘no’ for an answer. Prince-Bythewood, who engaged and delighted moviegoers with “Love & Basketball” and “The Secret Life of Bees,” was told by studios that they would not touch her “Beyond […]

  • The Film Strip: Riveting ‘Beyond the Lights’ Opens Urbanworld Film Festival

    Sep 18, 14 by Marie Moore Leave a comment

    The Urbanworld Film Festival presented by BET Networks with founding sponsor HBO announced it 2014 Festival slate. The nation’s largest competitive multicultural film festival will take starting today, September 18-21, 2014 at Manhattan’s AMC Loews 34th Street venue , and various other locations in New York. The festival will screen over 70 films, including 12 world premieres. […]

  • Danny Glover Joins Protest Against Poultry Processing Plant

    Aug 13, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Danny Glover flew across country to join workers staging a protest outside a poultry processing plant. The actor and activist travelled from his home in San Francisco to North Carolina to support staff at Mountaire Farms in their bid to unionize the workforce. He wore a yellow United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1208 T-shirt […]

  • Danny Glover Set for Paramount’s ‘Monster Trucks’

    Apr 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Danny Glover has climbed aboard Paramount’s next franchise hopeful “Monster Trucks,” an action film marking the live-action debut of “Ice Age” and “Epic” helmer Chris Wedge. The movie’s plot details are being kept very quiet, but it’s being described as having a Transformers-meets-Gremlins vibe, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Frank Whaley, Amy Ryan and Holt […]