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  • Laz Alonso Hopes ‘Jumping the Broom’ Sequel is in the Works

    Mar 30, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *He has his fingers crossed! Laz Alonso has high hopes for the “Jumping the Broom” sequel allegedly in pre-production. And he wants to be part of it! “Sony has been very, very tight-lipped about this,” he told Sister 2 Sister. “The first I heard about the ‘Jumping the Broom’ sequel was online on my Twitter feed.” Alonso got […]

  • Sequel to Rom Com ‘Jumping the Broom’ Gets the Green Light

    Mar 13, 14 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments


    *Finally! It’s happening. “Jumping the Broom 2” has been green lighted by Our Stories Productions and TD Jakes Productions. The original movie had an ensemble starring cast — including Laz Alonso, Paula Patton, Loretta Devine, Mike Epps and Angela Bassett.

  • Laz Alonso Explains Why he Took ‘Deception’ Gig

    Mar 6, 13 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments


    *Laz Alonso is stirring things up on NBC’s “Deception” (Mondays at 10) as a federal agent who has his ex-girlfriend cop going undercover in the family home of her childhood best friend – who died under shady circumstances in the pilot episode. Viewers have been few and far between, with ratings below NBC’s expectations and […]

  • Meagan Good Talks Husband, New Show and Eyebrows with Wendy

    Jan 15, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 5 Comments


    *Meagan Good has finally landed a serious role. She shared the good news of marriage and career movement recently on the Wendy Williams show. From being a single hot mama to being a celibate fiancée to finally married, the actress shared how they got through it and what it took to make it happen. “We […]

  • Akils Pact with Paramount for ‘Abandonment Issues’

    Sep 14, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil, who just teamed on the Screen Gems remake “Sparkle” with Whitney Houston, have made a deal with Paramount Pictures for a new project with the working title “Abandonment Issues,” reports Deadline.com. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] They’ll produce the project together, while Mara Brock Akil will write the script […]

  • The Akils to Discuss their Industry Success at ABFF

    Apr 30, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *This summer is going to be a hot one for the Akils. Hollywood power couple Salim and Mara Brock-Akil will be featured guests at the 16th Annual American Black Film Festival’s “A Conversation With” panel on Friday, June 22 at the Ritz Carlton South Beach hotel. The dynamic duo’s feature film credits are just as […]