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  • THE (05-27-15) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    May 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.” […]

  • ‘Roots’ Remake to Air on History, A&E & Lifetime as an Event Series

    May 1, 15 by Qwest7 5 Comments

    *”Roots,” the classic 1977 miniseries that aired on ABC, is making a return to the small screen as a remake equipped with three networks on tap to reintroduce it to viewers as an event series. TheWrap.com reports the remake will be executive produced by Will Packer (“Ride Along,” “Think Like a Man”) and Mark Wolper, […]

  • Louis Gossett, Jr. on ‘Roots’ Remake: Why? ‘The Story Has Been Told’

    Feb 20, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Ask Louis Gossett, Jr. about the classic miniseries “Roots” and he’ll probably share memories of playing Fiddler on the historic TV film as well as the impact it had on society and the folks who watched it. Ask Gossett about the upcoming remake of “Roots” and his answer may throw you off guard. In an […]

  • New Documentary Uncovers White Stunt Doubles ‘Painted Down’ To Look Black

    Oct 30, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *Kelsee King-Devoreaux may have uncovered something many people have never heard about with what she went through on the set of “Gotham,” but according to an upcoming documentary, the practice of white stunt people donning blackface to double for black entertainers has been going on for years. The film, titled “Painted Down,” offers a detailed […]

  • ‘The Book of Negroes’ Miniseries Name Causes Controversy

    Oct 16, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment

    *”The Book of Negroes” director Clement Virgo had difficulty accepting the title when he read Lawrence Hill‘s novel of the same name. “I had an aversion to a novel called Book Of Negroes,” Virgo said about the miniseries, which will air on BET in February during Black History Month, according to Deadline. The novel and miniseries are […]

  • No One in ‘Extant’ Cast Knows What Title Means – Except Halle Berry

    Jun 18, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *It’s never a good sign when actors don’t understand the title of their own television show. At the June 16 premiere press conference for “Extant” – Steven Spielberg’s upcoming CBS drama starring Halle Berry as an astronaut (Molly) who returns from a solo mission mysteriously pregnant – no one could give a definitive answer when […]