Tag Archives: Oprah Winfrey

  • Richard Pryor Biopic Officially Adds Oprah Winfrey and Eddie Murphy

    Aug 31, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *The Weinstein Company’s ready to be greenlit biopic on Richard Pryor is assembling a powerful cast with Oprah Winfrey and Eddie Murphy now officially among those on board for the project. Page Six cites Deadline, which reports that  Winfrey will play Pryor’s grandmother, Marie Carter, who ran a brothel and raised the comedy icon there while […]

  • Seven Amazing Quotes By African Americans (Photos)

    Aug 25, 15 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    “I am where I am because of the bridges that I crossed. Sojourner Truth was a bridge. Harriet Tubman was a bridge. Ida B. Wells was a bridge. Madame C. J. Walker was a bridge. Fannie Lou Hamer was a bridge.” – Oprah Winfrey “In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves […]

  • Oprah Praises ‘Straight Outta Compton'; Calls It ‘Eye Opening Rap Education’

    Aug 11, 15 by Ny MaGee 4 Comments

    *Over the weekend, Oprah tweeted her praise for the film “Straight Outta Compton” to her friend, “Selma” director Ava DuVernay. Winfrey called the film “powerful” and “eye opening rap education.” Winfrey’s compliments shocked those who are familiar with her disapproval of hip-hop and hip-hop culture. Not yet, @Oprah. Super curious. Interested to see how @FGaryGray […]

  • ‘Empire’ EP Ilene Chaiken Talks Oprah, Lee Daniels’ Emmy F-Bomb

    Aug 11, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *There’s no question that people are patiently waiting for the September 23 premiere of season two of “Empire.” And while guest stars such as Mariah Carey and Pitbull add to the hype, the show’s executive producer, Ilene Chaiken, is focused on making sure Lucious, Cookie and the rest of the Lyon family stay at the center […]

  • THE (07-31-15) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jul 31, 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 If you look at what you have in […]

  • Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Adds Megachurch Drama Series ‘Greenleaf’

    Jul 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Oprah Winfrey’s OWN has added an original drama series about a fictitious Memphis megachurch where scandalous secrets and lies are as numerous as the faithful. “Greenleaf,” from writer-producer Craig Wright (Six Feet Under, Lost), follows the Greenleaf family and their huge place of worship. According to the series description, “Greenleaf is the center of the […]