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  • HBO Picks Up Dwayne Johnson’s Half-Hour Pilot ‘Ballers’

    Feb 14, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Dwayne Johnson is headed to HBO for his first major series gig. The pay cable network has picked up to series half-hour pilot “Ballers,” featuring the wrestling and movie star in the story of a group of former and current football players. Johnson stars as Spencer Strasmore, a retired athlete. The cast includes Omar Benson […]

  • Usher, Run-D.M.C. Face Copyright Infringement Case

    Oct 3, 13 by PJ Leave a comment

    *Usher, Mark Wahlberg and Run-D.M.C. are among a long list of musicians currently facing a lawsuit claiming they all sampled a popular old song without authorization. Twilight Records and Syl-Zel Music filed the suit on Tuesday with U.S. District Court in Illinois, accusing dozens of artists including the above mentioned of sampling “Different Strokes,” a […]

  • ‘2 Guns’: Denzel Wanted Something Fun after ‘Flight’ (Audio & Video)

    Aug 5, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *The Denzel Washington/Mark Wahlberg action film “2 Guns” easily won the North American box office with a solid $27.4 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter. From Icelandic director Baltasar Kormakur, the film was fueled by an ethnically diverse audience, with African-Americans making up 28 percent and Hispanics, 14 percent. Interestingly, women made up 49 percent […]

  • ‘2 Guns’ Denzel Washington Fires Away at Trayvon Martin Trial

    Aug 1, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Denzel Washington was in town along with cast and filmmaker to promote his latest project, “2 Guns” and we got a lot more than we bargained for. When Michael B. Jordan was interviewed for “Fruitvale Station,” in which he starred as the young Black man shot in the back while handcuffed on the ground, he […]

  • ’2 Guns’ Director Admits That He was ‘Scared of Denzel’ On the Set

    Jul 31, 13 by PJ Leave a comment

    *Monday night the cast of “2 Guns” hit the red carpet for the New York City premiere of their upcoming film. Many celebrities were in attendance, including Robin Thicke, 50 Cent and Caron Butler, to support the film’s cast members Mark Wahlberg, Denzel Washington, Paula Patton, James Marsden and Bill Paxton. The film’s director, Baltasar […]

  • 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 […]