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  • Lee Daniels’ Demand for Dismissal of Damon Dash’s $25 Million Lawsuit

    Nov 24, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Damon Dash may have a good reason for filing his $25 million lawsuit against Lee Daniels, but Daniels wants to know the exact reason behind the legal drama. TheJasmineBrand.com reports that Daniels filed a response to the suit on November 12. The response is the latest development concerning Dash’s lawsuit, which claims the Roc-A-Fella Records […]

  • Lee Daniels to Direct ‘Demon House’ Based on True Story

    Nov 13, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Lee Daniels is set to helm “Demon House,” based on the story of an Indiana family that has claimed to be a victim of demonic possession. Relativity has been developing the project since August, when the studio acquired life rights from the family of Latoya Ammons of Gary, Indiana. Ammons and her three children have […]

  • EUR Exclusive: Lee Daniels Brings His Hard-Core, Gritty Style to TV with ‘Empire’ (Minus the N-word)

    Nov 13, 14 by Troy Tieuel / [email protected] 3 Comments

    *Artist like Gordon Parks, follow the model set forth by the ancients like Di Vinci and Imotep.  Those ancient wise men were artists, engineers, authors and foraged new paths in directions that others are either afraid or unable to venture into. Like Parks and the other multi-talented greats, Lee Daniels has moved from one industry […]

  • The Top Grossing Black Director is an Unknown Tim Story

    Oct 12, 14 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments

    *Black Hollywood’s best kept secret or completely underrated? Tim Story‘s name might not resonate with the public or audiences of major black films like Spike Lee, Tyler Perry, Lee Daniels or Steve McQueen, but he’s here — making major bucks with his films, which the box office loves. Nevertheless, it seems as though the LA Times […]

  • Lee Daniels Proclaims He is Not Tyler Perry, Dammit!

    Oct 11, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Attention everyone: Lee Daniels is not Tyler Perry. Daniels made that fact abundantly clear while speaking to students at a lecture at Ohio State University not too long ago. Daniels emphasized that while he and Perry make films for and about African-Americans, both men are two different people. “My mom said, ‘I don’t understand you, […]

  • Naomi Campbell Nabs Role in Lee Daniels Series ‘Empire’

    Sep 29, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Lee Daniels has cast his longtime friend Naomi Campbell in “Empire,” his upcoming midseason hip hop-themed drama for Fox. As previously reported, the family drama is set in the world of a hip-hop empire and stars Taraji P. Henson as Cookie Lyon, the ex-wife of Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard), the head of a record label […]