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  • THE (05-25-15) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    May 25, 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 “Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated […]

  • Octavia Spencer Talks Dyslexia, Martial Arts Influence for Being an Author

    Apr 21, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Octavia Spencer’s days are filled with many movie and TV scripts to read, but the 44-year-old actress admits to battling dyslexia back in the day. So much so that she became disinterested in reading after reading paragraphs more than once when the words became confusing. But thanks to a teacher who planted a seed about […]

  • EUR Reviews ‘Insurgent’ and Speaks with Cast of the Action Film with a Message

    Mar 19, 15 by H'erica Thompson Leave a comment


    EURweb associate, H’erica Thompson was on the scene for the advance screening and press conference with the cast of “Insurgent,” from “The Divergent Series.” Here’s her review/report: The latest in the series, “Insurgent,” continues to not disappoint. “Insurgent” is an action movie with many underlying messages. The film opens up with Johanna (Octavia Spencer) who […]

  • Octavia Spencer in Final Talks to Play God in ‘The Shack’

    Mar 6, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments


    *Octavia Spencer is in final negotiations to play God in Lionsgate’s adaptation of the bestselling novel “The Shack,” reports Variety. Based on the William P. Young novel published in 2007, the story follows a man whose youngest daughter is abducted during a family vacation, with evidence found in an abandoned shack leading authorities to believe […]

  • Octavia Spencer Defends Neil Patrick Harris: Oscar Bit ‘Was Not Racist’ (Watch)

    Mar 2, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments


    *As Oscar host, Neil Patrick Harris tasked front row guest and former Oscar winner for “The Help,” Octavia Spencer, with guarding a locked box that would later reveal his Oscar predictions as part of a magic trick. And for that, some have labeled him racist. Folks were asking why he had to pick Octavia, who happened […]

  • Anthony Mackie Says Past Costars Tried to Turn Down His Performances

    Jan 29, 15 by Cherie Saunders 1 Comment


    *In praising his co-stars of the film “Black or White,” Anthony Mackie has revealed a rather dubious practice that happened to him on a past film set. The 36-year-old actor and veteran of close to 50 films says that some of his award winning co-stars in the past have pulled him to the side and […]