Tag Archives: Undercovers

  • Gugu Mbatha-Raw Plays Mixed-Race Woman From 1779 Painting in ‘Belle’

    Apr 28, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *British actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw, best known in the States for  starring  opposite Boris Kodjoe in NBC’s short-lived “Undercovers,” takes on her first lead movie role in the period drama “Belle,” about the illegitimate mixed-race daughter of a Royal Navy officer in the 1700s. Dido Elizabeth Belle (Mbatha-Raw) is brought to England by her father and […]

  • Giancarlo Esposito Pilot ‘Revolution’ a Go at NBC

    May 8, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *J.J. Abrams pilot “Revolution,” co-starring Giancarlo Esposito, has just received a series order from NBC, reports Deadline.com. Directed by Jon Favreau and produced by Abrams’ Bad Robot and Warner Bros TV, “Revolution” is described as a high-octane action drama following a group of characters struggling to survive and reunite with loved ones in a world […]

  • ‘Touch’ Star Gugu Mbatha-Raw on her International Hustle

    Mar 15, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Although the pilot aired in full nearly two months ago in what FOX called “a preview,” tonight marks the official series premiere of “Touch,” a supernatural drama starring “24” vet Kiefer Sutherland and “Undercovers” alum Gugu Mbatha-Raw. As reported before the show’s initial Jan. 25 broadcast, Mbatha-Raw plays  Clea Hopkins, a social worker who must evaluate […]

  • Undercovers Star Gugu Mbatha-Raw Enjoys the Softer ‘Touch’

    Jan 23, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *She hunted down bad guys as an international spy on NBC’s ill-fated “Undercovers.” On Wednesday, actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw takes it down a notch as a social worker assigned to evaluate a young boy and his father as they hunt down bad guys in Fox’s new drama “Touch.” Mbatha-Raw’s Clea Hopkins must evaluate the domestic situation […]

  • Kodjoe No Longer ‘Undercovers’ But Career and Family Keep Him Busy

    Jan 5, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Boris Kodjoe is on the move. Besides his acting career, he and his actress wife, Nicole Ari Parker, have started a foundation for their daughter’s sickness, as well as a custom shirt line. In an interview with VIBE, he shared his thought about “Undercovers” being canceled, how he and his wife deal with love scenes, […]

  • ‘Undercovers’ Hits Ratings Low; Tuesday Football Dominates

    Dec 30, 10 by EURPublisher01 7 Comments

    *NBC quietly returned the Boris Kodjoe action vehicle “Undercovers” to the schedule last week – and the outcome hasn’t been good. Ratings reached another series low on Wednesday as the network continues burning off the remaining episodes of the canceled spy drama, according to the Hollywood Reporter. On the heels of last week’s series-low rating […]