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  • McKinley Freeman on TV One’s ‘Second Chance Christmas’ (Listen)

    Dec 6, 14 by Tené Croom Leave a comment

    *”Second Chance Christmas,” an original TV One drama set in Los Angeles, will tug at your heart but in the end fill it with much joy. McKinley Freeman stars as Malcolm, a celebrity business manager who falls in love and marries the beautiful Maisie played by Robinne Lee, perhaps best known for her role as […]

  • ‘LUV’s’ Dennis Haysbert Ready to Start Playing Bad Guys

    Jan 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Dennis Haysbert says he’s always made a point to play strong characters that are positive, whether it was the leader of a top secret military squad in the CBS drama “The Unit,” the President of the United States in FOX’s “24,” or leaving you in good hands with Allstate. But in the nearly four years […]

  • Common Struggles to Guide 11-Year-Old Nephew in ‘LUV’ (Audio)

    Jan 17, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Common returns to the big screen this weekend in “LUV,” a drama set in Baltimore’s inner-city featuring the rapper/actor as an ex-convict uncle who is idolized by his newly-orphaned 11-year-old nephew. Woody (Michael Rainey, Jr.) gets a crash course in what it means to be a man when he spends a day with his Uncle […]

  • Omar Epps, Mekhi Phifer and Keri Hilson in New Film

    Nov 24, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Omar Epps, Mekhi Phifer, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Keri Hilson and Michael Rainey Jr. are all set to star in a new film out of Hill Harper and Tommy Oliver’s new production company, Confluential Films. Entitled “Destined,” the flick follows the journey of 13-year-old Rasheed when his life takes a dramatic turn. But the story has a […]

  • BET Nabs Common, Danny Glover Crime Drama ‘LUV’

    Feb 14, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *”LUV,” a coming-of-age story that premiered last month at Sundance, has been acquired by the Indomina Group and BET Networks, the companies announced Saturday. Common, Michael Rainey Jr., Dennis Haysbert, Danny Glover, Charles S. Dutton, Meagan Good, Lonette McKee and Michael Kenneth Williams star in the movie about Woody, an 11-year-old orphan who reveres his […]