Tag Archives: Viola Davis

  • Senator Wants HBO’s Harriet Tubman Film Shot at Her Historic Home

    May 12, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Sen. Charles Schumer is asking HBO to film its movie about abolitionist Harriet Tubman at the historic site of her former home in central New York. The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports that the New York Democrat sent a letter Tuesday to the cable network and its parent company, Time Warner Cable, urging them to film […]

  • Pics from ‘Suicide Squad’ & Will Smith as Deadshot Released

    May 9, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *Director David Ayer released a photo of the “Suicide Squad” on Sunday, but that’s not all. It was followed with a solo post on Instagram of Will Smith as Deadshot, according to Deadline. Deadshot #SuicideSquad pic.twitter.com/HEF0jFeMsO — David Ayer (@DavidAyerMovies) May 4, 2015 The solo photo with Smith’s full battle costume comes after Ayer posted […]

  • Naomi’s Back for ‘Empire’; Taraji P.’s Critics’ Choice TV Award Nomination

    May 7, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Naomi Campbell is making a return to “Empire.” Chatting with “Inside Edition” on Monday (May 4), the former supermodel avoided the topic when asked if she would come back for the show’s second season. Campbell’s presence on “Empire” was felt while playing Camilla Marks, the girlfriend of Hakeem Lyon. “I don’t know, Lee are you […]

  • Co-Stars Join Viola Davis in Courtroom Drama ‘Custody’

    Apr 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Viola Davis has squeezed yet another project onto her busy slate. The star of ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” and the upcoming Harriet Tubman biopic for HBO is also a go for the film “Custody,” a courtroom drama from “Into the Woods” writer James Lapine. Ellen Burstyn, “Nashville” star Hayden Panettiere and Oscar […]

  • Viola Davis to Play Harriet Tubman in HBO Project

    Apr 28, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Viola Davis will star as famous abolitionist Harriet Tubman in a project being produced by Doug Ellin and Steven Spielberg’s Amblin TV for HBO Films. Based on the biography Bound For The Promised Land by historian Kate Clifford Larson, the film, currently in development, follows Tubman’s life – from her birth in slavery, to her […]

  • Common Joins Will Smith, Viola Davis in ‘Suicide Squad’

    Apr 23, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Common has signed on to join the cast of “Suicide Squad,” Warner Bros.’ all-star action movie featuring DC Entertainment super-villains. The story centers on imprisoned villains recruited by a government agency to perform covert operations. Details for Common’s role have not been revealed. Will Smith is already onboard as Deadshot. Jared Leto will play the […]