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  • Taraji P. Henson, Viola Davis, Queen Latifah Nominated for Emmys

    Jul 16, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Cookie Lyon is headed to the Emmys! Taraji P. Henson received a nomination this morning for her breakout role on Fox’s “Empire,” joining fellow nominee Viola Davis for ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” in the Lead Actress in a Drama category. Other top nominees included Queen Latifah for her role as Bessie Smith […]

  • Queen Latifah, Jennifer Garner Lead TD Jakes’ ‘Miracles From Heaven’

    Jul 2, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Queen Latifah and Jennifer Garner will star in Sony’s faith-based drama “Miracles From Heaven,” produced by T.D. Jakes, DeVon Franklin and Joe Roth – the team behind last year’s hit “Heaven Is for Real,” which earned more than $100 million worldwide to become one of the highest-grossing faith-based moves of all time. The film is […]

  • Queen Latifah Joins Sony’s ‘Miracles From Heaven’

    Jun 28, 15 by Ny MaGee Leave a comment

    *Queen Latifah has signed on to star opposite Jennifer Garner in Sony’s faith-based drama “Miracles From Heaven.” Directed by Patricia Riggen, the film, which is based on Christy Beam’s book of the same name, recounts how her young daughter miraculously overcame an incurable, life-threatening digestive disorder. Garner stars as Christy Beam, and Latifah as a […]

  • Emmy Noms Coming up July 16 Three Days After ‘Bessie’ Digital Release

    Jun 13, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

      *In the “brawling, crowded and unfailingly compelling” (Wall Street Journal)“Bessie,” Oscar nominee Queen Latifah gives a heralded performance as blues legend Bessie Smith, a role she had been eager to play since she was 22. As Bessie, “she is vulnerable one instant; sexy and bombastic the next” (The New York Times). The acclaimed film […]

  • WATCH: ‘Actors on Actors’ w/ Taraji. P. Henson and Queen Latifah

    Jun 11, 15 by Ny MaGee Leave a comment

    *Variety and PBS SoCaL’s second “Actors on Actors” interview show will feature conversations between actors including Claire Danes with Don Cheadle, and Queen Latifah with Taraji P. Henson. The actors will cover subjects including their craft, the ever-changing business of television and each other’s work. “The television landscape is changing rapidly on a day-to-day basis, attracting an […]

  • Queen Latifah Talks Domestic Violence in Her Family (Watch)

    Jun 5, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment

    *In the wake of the Ray Rice elevator incident, The national discussion about domestic violence has been elevated. And that’s something that hits home with Queen Latifah. She talked about her hands-on experience dealing with domestic violence within her family. She spoke about a cousin’s  abusive  relationship. And she vividly rapped about the impact of domestic violence […]