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  • MC Lyte Compares Iggy Azalea to Idris Elba

    Apr 29, 15 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments


    *Eve and Jill Scott may take issue with Australian rapper Iggy Azalea and her “blaccent,” but MC Lyte has no problem with her rapping style, saying it’s not unlike British actor Idris Elba mimicking an American accent for a role. “Every time we see an English actor, they’re putting it on to act like an […]

  • Franz Drameh Joins CW’s Upcoming ‘Arrow’ and ‘Flash’ Spinoff

    Apr 23, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *The CW is squeezing yet another spinoff into its DC Comics lineup, with British actor Franz Drameh scoring a plum role. “Arrow” and “Flash” will be joined by an as-yet-untitled show described by the network as a supehero team-up series. Brandon Routh will appear as Ray Palmer/the Atom; “The Flash’s” Victor Garber will pop up as Dr. Martin Stein; […]

  • Guess Who K. Michelle Wants Back?!

    Apr 20, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *She wants him back! K. Michelle revealed in a Q&A interview which of her exes she wants to rekindle a relationship with. Annnd the lucky feller is none other than …. Idris Elba! “I make it very clear with my exes from the beginning, they know me, they know I write songs about them,” she […]

  • ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Cast Hustling Hard Ahead of Premiere

    Apr 14, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *Perhaps you’ve seen the cast of “Avengers: Age of Ultron” on the promo trail this month, hustling hard to generate buzz ahead of its May 1st premiere. Marvel fans have been anticipating this sequel since the end of 2012’s “Marvel’s The Avengers,” with “Ultron” marking the return of Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, and […]

  • Idris Elba Tells Why He Doubts He’ll Ever be James Bond

    Apr 13, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Ask Idris Elba if he really has a chance of playing James Bond and the actor will say that his moment as 007 has gone. Shadow and Act reports that Elba addressed rumors of him playing the fictional superspy while speaking at London’s British Film Institute last week. With the chatter garnering headlines and speculation, […]

  • Yaphet Kotto: James Bond Should be ‘Played By White Actors’

    Apr 9, 15 by EURPublisher01 10 Comments


    *Count Yaphet Kotto among the folks who thinks casting a black actor as James Bond is political correctness run amok. The African American actor who played Dr. Kananga/Mr Big in “Live and Let Die,” believes “James Bond was established by Ian Fleming as a white character,” and should be “played by white actors,” reports The […]