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  • The Rock Cast for New HBO Series

    Mar 21, 14 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

     *Fine a** Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson hit it big at the box office  last year with “Pain & Gain,” which co-stars Mark Wahlberg. And now the two are back at it, but this time for a half-hour dramedy pilot set for HBO. Centered around a group of retired athletes living in Miami, the series will […]

  • Denzel Washington Turned Down ‘Fast & Furious 7’ Role

    Aug 2, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *”Fast & Furious 7” director James Wan, who replaces Justin Lin at the helm of the street-racing film series, said he had approached Denzel Washington about taking on a villainous role – but the Oscar winner declined, reports Deadline.com. Had a deal been worked out, Washington’s character would have been introduced in next year’s “Fast […]

  • The Pulse of Entertainment: ‘R&B Divas LA’ Premieres with Powerhouse Cast

    Jul 11, 13 by Eunice Moseley 1 Comment

    TV One’s ‘R&B Divas LA’ premieres with powerhouse cast, airs on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. *“Faith Evans called me, she had this wonderful idea,” said Phil Thornton, co-executive producer of TV One’s new reality series “R&B Divas L.A.,” while on the red carpet of the premiere event in Hollywood. “R&B Divas LA” premiered July 10, […]

  • Omar Miller Joins Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s HBO Pilot

    May 9, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *“CSI: Miami” alum Omar Miller is set to co-star opposite Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in HBO’s untitled dramedy pilot Johnson executive produces with Mark Wahlberg and Steve Levinson, reports Deadline. Written by Levinson, the project chronicles the lives of athletes — some retired, some still active — living in Miami. Miller will play Charles, an […]

  • The Pulse of Entertainment: ‘Pain & Gain’ is Hilarious, but Powerful; in Theaters April 26

    Apr 25, 13 by Eunice Moseley Leave a comment

    Paramount Pictures’ Pain & Gain is hilarious but powerful, based on a true story it arrives in theaters April 26, 2013 *”It was all MichaelBay,” said Anthony Mackie who stars, along with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Mark Wahlberg, in the Paramount Pictures release of Pain & Gain – a true story of kidnapping, extortion […]

  • Dwayne Johnson Has Emergency Surgery after WWE Bout

    Apr 24, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Sporting a Superman shirt, “Pain & Gain” star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson tweeted a photo of himself in his hospital bed after having emergency surgery Monday to fix torn abductor and abdomen muscles suffered during his WWE Champion title fight against winner John Cena. “Surgery a success! Dr. repaired 3 hernial tears (fun pain). Superman […]