Tag Archives: Viola Davis

  • ‘Waiting to Exhale’ Sequel is ‘Dead in the Water’ says Terry McMillan

    Jan 25, 15 by Qwest7 4 Comments


    *All hopes for a big screen sequel to Terry McMillan’s “Waiting to Exhale” have been squashed by the author herself. Chatting with S2Smagazine.com, McMillan confessed that no progress has been seriously made since the 1995 original. Among the reasons cited was Whitney Houston’s unexpected death in 2012. “I don’t think that’s going to happen. I really […]

  • Kenya Moore on Her Villainous Image, Twitter, Double Standards, More

    Jan 16, 15 by Cherie Saunders 8 Comments


    *Kenya Moore says she may have been cast as the villain in this season of “Celebrity Apprentice,” but she’s looking at her addition to the NBC series as a chance to prove that she’s more than just a twirling Bravo “housewife” who likes to whip up trouble. “I think that I show people a very different […]

  • Viola Davis: Shooting ‘Blackhat’ in Asia was Extraordinary (Audio)

    Jan 15, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Last week, the cast of the exciting upcoming action-thriller-mystery film “Blackhat“ joined press at the Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles. “Blackhat“  features some pretty big names including Chris Hemsworth, Viola Davis, and all-star director Michael Mann (Miami Vice, Collateral, Insider).  “Blackhat” in theaters January 16. Scroll down to hear an audio  interview presentation with Viola Davis and “Blackhat” star […]

  • The Film Strip’s 2014 Top Ten Films

    Jan 2, 15 by Marie Moore Leave a comment


    *In comparison to previous years, 2014 was a good year for black filmmakers. Not only were there more films, but the bulk of movies stood out. The Film Strip Top Ten films of 2014 are: 1.  Selma “Selma,” directed by Ava DuVernay, chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. […]

  • Cicely Tyson to Guest Star on ‘How to Get Away With Murder’

    Dec 15, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Cicely Tyson is headed to Shondaland. The veteran actress has been tapped to guest star opposite Viola Davis in ABC’s “How To Get Away With Murder,” reports Deadline.com. Details of her character have not been released, but as of now she’s scheduled to appear in one episode. The legal drama from Shonda Rhimes recently got […]

  • ‘Get On Up’ True James Brown Story Goes Digital

    Dec 6, 14 by Way to Blue 1 Comment


    *Universal City, California – Pioneering American music icon James Brown goes from rags to rhythm-and-blues royalty in “Get On Up,” a spectacular portrait of the life of the charismatic performer, debuting on Digital HD on December 9, 2014 and on DVD and Blu-ray™ Combo Pack including Blu-ray™, DVD, and Digital HD with Ultraviolet™ on January 6, 2015 from Universal Pictures […]