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  • Cashing In on ‘The Butler?’ ABC Plans Series about White House Servant

    Oct 3, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Following the success of “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” ABC has put in development a limited series about another famous black White House servant, reports Deadline.com. “A Slave In The White House,” from filmmakers Sheldon Candis and Justin Wilson (“LUV“) and Deborah Spera and Maria Grasso’s One-Two Punch Prods, is a 12-hour limited series based on […]

  • Common Struggles to Guide 11-Year-Old Nephew in ‘LUV’ (Audio)

    Jan 17, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Common returns to the big screen this weekend in “LUV,” a drama set in Baltimore’s inner-city featuring the rapper/actor as an ex-convict uncle who is idolized by his newly-orphaned 11-year-old nephew. Woody (Michael Rainey, Jr.) gets a crash course in what it means to be a man when he spends a day with his Uncle […]

  • BET Nabs Common, Danny Glover Crime Drama ‘LUV’

    Feb 14, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *”LUV,” a coming-of-age story that premiered last month at Sundance, has been acquired by the Indomina Group and BET Networks, the companies announced Saturday. Common, Michael Rainey Jr., Dennis Haysbert, Danny Glover, Charles S. Dutton, Meagan Good, Lonette McKee and Michael Kenneth Williams star in the movie about Woody, an 11-year-old orphan who reveres his […]