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  • T.I. Joins Starz Series ‘Boss’ for Season 2

    Mar 19, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Rapper T.I. has landed a season-long guest arc on the upcoming second season of the Starz drama “Boss,” which begins production in Monday in Chicago. The series stars recent Golden Globe winner Kelsey Grammer as ruthless Chicago mayor Tom Kane. T.I. will play Trey, a former gangbanger with designs on a career in Chicago’s City […]

  • Prequel to ‘Takers’ a Big Possibility

    Jun 15, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments

    *Chris Brown alerted his fans via Twitter this week about a possible prequel to the movie “Takers.” He wrote, “S/O 2 every1 watching Takers … talked studio into writing a PREQUEL..” However, there is no real backbone to Brown’s announcement. The producer of the original film, Will Packer, neither confirmed nor denied the next movie. […]

  • Chris Brown Leads BET Award Nominations With Six

    May 18, 11 by EURPublisher01 11 Comments

    *Last year at the BET Awards, Chris Brown broke down during his “Man in the Mirror” tribute to Michael Jackson. This year, he’ll return as the top contender at the award show with six nominations. The singer is up for best male R&B artist, viewer’s choice and video of the year for “Look at Me […]

  • ‘Takers’ Took Just Enough to be No. 1

    Aug 31, 10 by Brittney M. Walker 4 Comments

    *‘Takers’ took a “W” this weekend with box office sales topping $20.6 million, a bit more than ‘The Last Exorcism’s $20.4 million, keeping Lionsgate from getting their first-ever third weekend at #1. It’s still a little early, but very appropriate estimate at this point to make that ‘Takers’ no. 1. If the numbers do hold […]

  • EUR Film Review: Takers

    Aug 29, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The “One Last Big Heist” is a theme of the crime caper genre which has proven to be quite popular over the years. Takers employs that tried and true formula in entertaining fashion, recycling vaguely familiar scenes from the likes of The Italian Job, Ocean’s 11, True Romance, District B-13 and, perhaps most obviously, Heat. […]

  • ‘Takers,’ ‘Exorcism’ Neck & Neck at Box Office

    Aug 29, 10 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *According to the AP, the scary movie “The Last Exorcism” and the heist thriller “Takers” are in a photo finish for the top spot at the weekend box office. “Takers” is showing in 2,206 theaters compared to the 2,874 screens for “Exorcism.” The caper film cost $30 million to make and had been expected to […]