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  • ‘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 […]

  • Academy Award Winners Octavia Spencer and Kevin Costner Star in ‘Black or White’

    Dec 6, 14 by Allied Moxy Leave a comment

    *Relativity Studios released the official trailer for the upcoming   movie, BLACK OR WHITE – opened for a one-week qualifying run in LA on Wednesday, December 3rd and will be in theaters everywhere on January 30, 2015. Featuring an all star cast. “Black or White” is the story of a grandfather (Academy Award® winner Kevin Costner) who is suddenly left to care […]

  • Octavia Spencer’s ‘Red Band Society’ On Its Last Leg

    Nov 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Fox has decided to end production on its freshman drama series “Red Band Society” and not continue past its original 13-episode order, reports Deadline. The network has stopped short of canceling the hospital teen drama starring Octavia Spencer. Fox will air episode 10 (its winter finale) on Wednesday, Dec. 3, but it’s now unclear when the […]

  • Octavia Spencer Hanging In There on Fox’s ‘Red Band Society’

    Nov 13, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *While the kids on Fox’s “Red Band Society” struggle with typical teenage angst on top of their various life-threatening conditions, the series itself is reportedly facing a “certain” death by cancellation, if you believe the prognosticators at Zap2it.com’s TV By the Numbers blog. The freshman drama has struggled to find an audience each week, but star Octavia […]

  • Relativity Picks Up Octavia Spencer’s Race-Themed ‘Black and White’

    Oct 17, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Relativity has acquired U.S. rights to Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer’s racially-charged drama “Black and White,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. Written and directed by Mike Binder and based on a true story, “Black and White” centers on an attorney (Costner) who becomes embroiled in a custody battle with the paternal grandmother (Spencer) of his […]

  • ‘Black-ish’ Takes a Ratings Tumble in Week 2

    Oct 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments

    *Was it because Anthony Anderson was topless for most of the episode? For some reason, ABC’s promising new comedy “Black-ish” took a hit in viewership Wednesday night, falling an alarming 24 percent from its promising series debut last week. Wednesday’s episode drew 6.6 million viewers, down from 10.8 million for the premiere, according to Nielsen. However, ABC is quick to […]