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  • EUR Exclusive: Nelsan Ellis (‘True Blood’) on Importance of ‘Get On Up’

    Jul 31, 14 by Marie Moore 2 Comments


    *Many may not know the story of Bobby Byrd but his story will now be as famous as that of James Brown. “True Blood” star Nelsan Ellis gets to bite his teeth into the juicy role of Byrd, the man largely responsible for the career of groundbreaking, “Godfather of Soul and hardest working man in show […]

  • Rutina Wesley on Her ‘True Blood’ Situation (WARNING: SPOILERS)

    Jul 1, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *DO NOT READ ANY FURTHER IF YOU HAVEN’T STARTED WATCHING THE NEW SEASON OF “TRUE BLOOD.” REPEAT: DO NOT READ ANY FURTHER IF YOU HAVEN’T STARTED WATCHING THE NEW SEASON OF “TRUE BLOOD.” *No one saw it coming. The death of Tara several minutes into the first episode of “True Blood’s” final season was a complete […]

  • Clips from Beyonce’s ‘Mrs. Carter’ Tour Headed to HBO

    Jun 19, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Beyoncé is once again in business with HBO. Following the cable channel’s airing of her 2013 documentary “Life Is But a Dream,” Beyoncé will return to the premium network for a series of four-minute concert segments from her Mrs. Carter World Tour called “Beyoncé: X10.” The 10 installments will air every Sunday evening at 8:55 p.m. ET/PT […]

  • First Look: ‘True Blood’s’ Rutina Wesley in ’13 Sins’ (Trailer)

    Mar 12, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Rutina Wesley stars in the upcoming thriller “13 Sins” for Radius-TWC, which released its first trailer for the film today. [Click through to watch.] The story centers on a broke salesman named Billy (Mark Webber) who gets a strange phone call that sets him on a series of 13 tasks, each more sinister — and […]

  • ‘True Blood’ to Give Adina Porter More Screen Time

    Oct 28, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *After six seasons as a recurring player, “True Blood” veteran Adina Porter has been promoted to series regular. Porter has portrayed Lettie Mae Thornton (the mother of Rutina Wesley’s character Tara) since the vampire drama’s first season. Porter also recurs on another HBO drama, Aaron Sorkin’s “The Newsroom.” The screen and stage actress has appeared […]

  • Nelsan Ellis Joins James Brown Biopic ‘Get On Up’

    Oct 22, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Nelsan Ellis has been set to play Bobby Byrd, James Brown’s longtime friend and musical collaborator in the Tate Taylor-directed “Get On Up” for Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures. Imagine’s Brian Grazer is producing with Jagged Films’ Mick Jagger. It’s a big role in the film behind Brown, who’s being played by Chadwick Boseman. As […]