Tag Archives: director

  • Richard Tanner, bit player no more in “No Small Parts”

    Nov 2, 14 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment

    *Another one man show recently hit the theater circuit in Los Angeles and ironically no small feat was accomplished when actor Richard Tanner mounted  his one man show No Small Parts at the quaint Hollywood Lounge Theatre. It’s a Wednesday night, one show per week engagement through November 19, 2014. The per usual actor’s bleeding heart […]

  • Many Faces, One Dream

    Nov 18, 13 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment

    *When it comes to LGBT people of color, there is rarely a conference that brings them together as one, empowering and teaching them about economic empowerment. A chance is rarely presented that the opportunity to start your own business and/or take it to the next level. The new generation’s entrepreneur of color has turned into […]

  • Dir. F. Gary Gray Combines Love for Motorcycling and Film in New Doc

    Jul 17, 13 by PJ Leave a comment

    *Since director F. Gary Gray loves motorcycling almost as much as he loves making movies, its only fitting that his next project combine the two passions in a documentary that follows an epic journey on his custom Harley-Davidson. In the video, which debuted on www.h-d.com/ironelite , Gray, the director of such box-office hits as “Friday,” […]

  • George Lucas ‘Puts a Ring On’ Finger of Black Girlfriend, Mellody Hobson

    Jan 4, 13 by Brainuser1 5 Comments

    *Star Wars director George Lucas has gotten engaged to his longtime (black) girlfriend, Mellody Hobson, according to the Huffington Post. Lucas is 68 and Hobson, who has an impressive resume in her own right, is 43. She is the president of a successful Chicago-based investment management firm, Ariel Investments LLC; and regularly appears on ABC‘s […]

  • Tim Story: Underestimated, but Highly Successful Black Director

    May 26, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *The highest paid black director in Hollywood is still one of the most underrated and unknown people in the industry, but “Think Like A Man” should put him on the map, right? One Los Angeles Times blogger doesn’t think Tim Story has the pull yet to make that impact. The director has directed five other […]

  • Whitney Houston Funeral Director is the Best … Celebrity Client or Not

    May 22, 12 by EurPublisher 6 Comments

    *It’s been three months since Whitney Houston’s funeral, but there was something about the way it was done that everyone remembers. Watching such a high profile funeral take place at home; back in the neighborhood where it all started with little to no controversy. Even with every star imaginable showing up for the funeral, the […]