Tag Archives: variety

  • Latifah, Halle Berry to Receive Awards for Charity Work

    Sep 21, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Queen Latifah, Halle Berry are among the stars who have been recognized for their charity work by movie industry publication Variety magazine. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The annual Power of Women ceremony celebrates stars who have dedicated their time to philanthropic efforts, and this year, Chicago star Latifah, Oscar winner Berry, and actress Jessica […]

  • EUR Exclusive Audio: Tyler Perry Addresses Critics of ‘For Colored Girls’

    Oct 28, 10 by EURPublisher01 14 Comments

    *Tyler Perry says he hasn’t read the Variety and Hollywood Reporter reviews trashing his new film “For Colored Girls,” but he has an answer for critics in general who don’t like his work. “What I will say to Variety, to Hollywood Reporter, to any critic is this: What I know for sure is that I […]

  • Can Tyler Perry Handle Someone Else’s Play?

    Oct 24, 10 by Brittney M. Walker 6 Comments

    *Earlier this week, before his new movie, “For Colored Girls” was ripped by critics from the Hollywood Reporter and Variety, Tyler Perry wrote to his fans about the concerns regarding then film. “There has been a lot of Internet chatter about me doing this film. I’ve heard everything from, ‘I’m glad he’s doing it!’ to […]

  • Critics Rip Tyler Perry’s ‘For Colored Girls’ to Pieces

    Oct 22, 10 by EURPublisher01 29 Comments

    *Press screenings of Tyler Perry’s “For Colored Girls” took place this week in advance of its Nov. 5 opening, and based on reviews from the two major Hollywood trade magazines, Oscar buzz has gone out the window. The Hollywood Reporter’s Kirk Honeycutt called it “a train wreck of a movie” that “utterly butchers Ntozake Shange’s […]

  • Video: Sherri and D.L. Hughley Attacked by GLAAD

    Jul 21, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *GLAAD went after D.L. Hughley and Sherri Shepard in Variety recently with a full page ad against the comedians latest comments on ‘The View’ during a debate over the FDA’s decision to not allow homosexuals to donate blood. They were making a point that black men on the “DL” have given black women HIV at an alarming rate […]