Tag Archives: mick jagger

  • ‘Get On Up’ True James Brown Story Goes Digital

    Dec 6, 14 by Way to Blue 1 Comment

    *Universal City, California – Pioneering American music icon James Brown goes from rags to rhythm-and-blues royalty in “Get On Up,” a spectacular portrait of the life of the charismatic performer, debuting on Digital HD on December 9, 2014 and on DVD and Blu-ray™ Combo Pack including Blu-ray™, DVD, and Digital HD with Ultraviolet™ on January 6, 2015 from Universal Pictures […]

  • HBO’s ‘Mr Dynamite’ the Definitive James Brown Documentary? (Trailer)

    Oct 22, 14 by Cherie Saunders 2 Comments

    *Can you even count the number of James Brown specials you’ve seen in your lifetime? On Monday, Oct. 27, HBO will add another one to the mix…and it just might be the granddaddy, or rather godfather, of all JB documentaries. To make the case, here’s what HBO’s “Mr. Dynamite: The Rise Of James Brown” has working […]

  • HBO Nabs Rights to James Brown Documentary ‘Mr. Dynamite’

    Sep 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *HBO has acquired the U.S. and Canadian TV rights to “Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown,” a feature-length documentary directed by Oscar winner Alex Gibney and produced by Mick Jagger. It’s scheduled to debut on Monday, Oct. 27 (9:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). The film features rare and never-before-seen footage, interviews and photographs charting his journey […]

  • Report: James Brown’s Legs Were Cut Off, Body Moved 14 Times After His Death

    Aug 11, 14 by Qwest7 9 Comments

    *James Brown may be back in the public eye, thanks to a new biopic, but the late music icon is far from resting in peace, according to his widow. In an interview with MailOnline.com, Tomi Rae Brown detailed for the first time just how complicated things are with Brown’s family as she touched on the […]

  • ‘Get On Up’ Cast and Filmmakers Weigh in on the James Brown Impact

    Aug 1, 14 by Marie Moore 3 Comments

    *Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Octavia Spencer, Dan Aykroyd, Jill Scott, director Tate Taylor, producers Mick Jagger, and Brian Grazer weighed in on their favorite James Brown moment when they met in New York City at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel to talk about “Get On Up.”All were asked to recall their initial James Brown moment or […]

  • EUR Exclusive: Nelsan Ellis (‘True Blood’) on Importance of ‘Get On Up’

    Jul 31, 14 by Marie Moore 2 Comments

    *Many may not know the story of Bobby Byrd but his story will now be as famous as that of James Brown. “True Blood” star Nelsan Ellis gets to bite his teeth into the juicy role of Byrd, the man largely responsible for the career of groundbreaking, “Godfather of Soul and hardest working man in show […]