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  • Taraji P. Henson, Viola Davis, Queen Latifah Nominated for Emmys

    Jul 16, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Cookie Lyon is headed to the Emmys! Taraji P. Henson received a nomination this morning for her breakout role on Fox’s “Empire,” joining fellow nominee Viola Davis for ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” in the Lead Actress in a Drama category. Other top nominees included Queen Latifah for her role as Bessie Smith […]

  • Kevin Hart, F. Gary Gray, Gugu Mbatha-Raw Invited to Join Academy

    Jun 26, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued invitations to 322 new members to join the Oscar-granting organization — among them actors Kevin Hart, David Oyelowo and Gugu Mbatha-Raw; directors F. Gary Gray, Stan Lathan and Malcolm D. Lee, “Dope” writer Rick Famuyiwa and casting director Aisha Coley (“Selma,” “Beyond the Lights”). The […]

  • HBO Home Entertainment® Proudly Presents ‘Nightingale’ Starring David Oyelowo [Watch the Trailer]

    Jun 17, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *New York, N.Y. –  HBO Home Entertainment® proudly presents “Nightingale,” the single character drama starring Golden Globe nominee David Oyelowo (Selma).  The film is a stirring examination of the deterioration of a man’s mental health after an unspeakable tragedy. “David Oyelowo is nothing less than amazing” – The New York Times  On Oyelowo’s performance, Newsday […]

  • David Oyelowo Doesn’t Want to Play Black Best Friend

    Jun 6, 15 by Ny MaGee 1 Comment


    *After starring as Martin Luther King Jr. in Ava DuVernay’s critically acclaimed movie “Selma,” David Oyelowo said in a recent interview with NPR, “I won’t do roles that I deem to be stereotypical.” The 39-year-old British actor also shared his thoughts on acting and passing on roles that are racial stereotypes. “Don’t send me your […]

  • Amma Asante Directing ‘A United Kingdom’ Starring David Oyelowo

    May 29, 15 by Ny MaGee Leave a comment


    *Amma Asante (“Belle”) has signed on to direct “A United Kingdom,” a racial drama that has David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike in negotiations to star, according to THR. The script tells the true story of Seretse Khama, a member of the royal family in the country of Bechuanaland, a former English colony and southern African […]

  • New Promo for David Oyelowo’s HBO Film ‘Nightingale’ (Watch)

    May 15, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *David Oyelowo is all by his lonesome for the entirety of HBO’s upcoming film “Nightingale,” and a new extended promo shows exactly how the “Selma” star pulled it off, reports TheWrap. In the completely solo performance, Oyelowo stars as Peter, a war veteran who begins to unravel psychologically ahead of a friend’s impending visit. Peter once […]