The Best Man Holiday
Starring Taye Diggs, Nia Long, Morris Chestnut, Harold Perrineau, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Monica Calhoun, Melissa De Sousa and Regina Hall.
Starring Michael B. Jordan and Octavia Spencer
Starring Oprah Winfrey, Forest Whitaker, David Oyelowo, Cuba Gooding Jr., and many more.
White House Down
Starring Jamie Foxx
Starring Kerry Washington, Craig Robinson, David Allen Grier, S. Epatha Merkerson and more.
About Last Night
Starring Kevin Hart, Regina Hall, Michael Early and Joy Bryant.
Dead Man Down
Starring Terrence Howard and Colin Farrel
Starring Mekhi Phifer and Sterling K. Brown.
Starring Robinne Lee, Jon Huertas, Hill Harper, Dule Hill, and Gabrielle Union.
Starring Halle Berry and Morris Chestnut
’42′ (Trailer# 2)
Starring Chadwick Boseman and Nicole Beharie
Starring Tatyana Ali, Lyriq Bent, Stephan James, Richard Chevolleau, C.C.H. Pounder, and Fefe Dobson.
Tyler Perry’s ‘Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor’
Starring Jurnee Smolett, Lance Gross, Vanessa L Williams and Robbie Jones.
Pain & Gain
Starring Anthony Mackie and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson
Starring Will Smith and Jaden Smith. In Theaters 06.13.13 Read More »
They Die by Dawn
Starring Michael K Williams, Isaiah Washington, Nate Parker, Bookem Woodbine, Jesse Williams, Giancarlo Esposito, Rosario Dawson, Shanola Hampton, Harry Lennix, Clifton Powell, Felicia ‘Snoop’ Pearson and Erykah Badu. Read More »
De l’autre côté du périph
Starring Omar Sy
A Haunted House
Starring Marlon Wayans, Essence Atkins, Cedric The Entertainer, Nick Swardson, David Koechner and Affion Crocket.
The Last Fall
Starring Lance Gross, Nicole Beharie, Vanessa Bell Calloway and Harry Lennix. Opens in select theaters Oct. 26.
Starring Harry Lennix, Richard Brooks, Gina Torres, Rick Fox, and Niki J. Crawford.
The Great Divide
Starring Tichina Arnold, Darrin Dewitt-Henson, Richard T. Jones, Golden Brooks and Clyde Jones.
Starring Chadwick Boseman and Nicole Beharie
Starring Common, Michael Rainey Jr., Dennis Haysbert, Danny Glover, Charles S. Dutton, Michael Kenneth William, and Meagan Good.
The We and the I
Starring Michael Brodie
The Chicago 8
Starring Orlando Jones and Meta Golding
Note To Self
Starring Christian Keyes, LeToya Luckett, Richard T. Jones, Brian McKnight, Eva Marcille, Jason Weaver, Brely Evans, JT Jackson, Walter Fauntleroy, Willie Taylor, Mishon, Brian McKnight Jr., Sebastian Siegal, Skye Marshall with Clifton Powell and Valarie Pettiford.
Middle of Nowhere
Starring Omari Hardwick, David Oyelowo and Emayatzy Corinealdi.
Starring David Oyelowo, Macy Gray and Zac Effron.
Starring Halle Berry, Keith David, and Tom Hanks. Read More »
Red Hook Summer
Starring Spike Lee, Clarke Peters, Nate Parker, Jules Brown, and Toni Lysaith. Read More »
I, Alex Cross
Starring Tyler Perry, Cicely Tyson and Carmen Ejogo. Read More »
Starring Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, Samuel L Jackson, and RZA.
Starring Denzel Washington, Tamara Tunie, Don Cheadle, and Garcelle Bouvais.
Starring Forest Whitaker, Curtis ’50 Cent’ Jackson, and Robert De Niro.
Starring Salli Richardson, Nicole Ari Parker, Keith David, Michael B. Jordan, Michael Beach, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Tasha Smith, Dondre T. Whitfield, Rockmond Dunbar, Ernie Hudson, Monica, Angie Stone and India.Arie
An AFFRM film Starring Cassandra Freeman. Read More »
Demons Never Die
Starring Reggie Yates, Ashley Walters, Shanika Warren-Markland,Femi Oyeniran, and Jacob Anderson. Read More »
Starring Queen Latifah, Courtney B Vance, and Keke Palmer.
Joy Road is about an upwardly mobile lawyer who gets drawn into helping his sister but then finds himself a pawn in a conspiracy to pass laws that fill up prisons. Stars Wood Harris
New Broadway Play Starring Angela Bassett and Samuel L Jackson. Read More »
A Million Colors
Starring Wandile Molebatsi, Stelio Savante and Jason Hartman.
Starring James Howson and Solomon Glave.
Starring Eddie Murphy, Gabourey Sidibe Read More »
Starring Evan Ross, David Oyelowo
Starring Terrance Howard, David Oyelowo, Cuba Gooding Jr., Nate Parker, Marcus T. Paulk, Andrew Royo, Neyo, Tristan Wilds, Kevin Phillips, Michael B Jordan, and a slew of other black actors Read More »
The Under Shepherd (Teaser Trailer)
Starring Isaiah Washington, Vanessa Bell Calloway, and Robinne Lee.
Final Destination 5
Starring Tony Todd, Courtney B Vance and Arlen Escarpeta Read More »
Comedy starring Wesley Jonathan.
Starring Kim Wayans.
Attack The Block (Trailer)
Starring John Boyega, Joey Ansah, Paige Meade, and Jumayn Hunter.
Starring Zoe Saldana, Lennie James, and Amandla Stenberg. Read More »
The First Grader (Trailer)
Naomie Harris stars in the new film.
Starring Noel Clarke and Thandie Newton.
Life Above All (Trailer)
Exclusive: “The Help” Trailer
Oscar-nominated actress Viola Davis returns in a soul stirring role. Read More »
‘From The Rough’ Trailer
Taraji P Henson, Henry Simmons, and Michael Clark Duncan. Read More »
Starring Meagan Goode, Ruby Dee, and LisaRaye. Read More »
Yelling To The Sky (Trailer)
Starring Zoe Kravitz, Gabourey Sidibe, Antonique Smith, and Yolanda Ross.
Viva Riva! (Trailer)
The film stars Manie Malone, Hoji Fortuna, and Patsha Bay. Read More »
Starring Nia Long, Danny Glover, Evan Ross, Dorian Missick, and Roger Guenveur Smith.
35 AND TICKING
Starring Meagan Good, Kevin Hart, Tamala Jones, and Nicole Ari Parker.
Gunhill Road (Trailer)
Starring Isiah Whitlock Jr. and Tyrone Brown.
Christopher Jordan Wallace in ‘Everything Must Go’ Trailer
Watch Christopher Jordan Wallace in ‘Everything Must Go’ on May 13. Read More »
I Will Follow (Trailer)
Starring Omari Hardwick, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, and Tracie Thoms.
BUZZWORTHY MOVIES IN 2011
Winnie, Jumping The Broom, I Will Follow, Yelling To The Sky, Dark Tide, Desert Flower are some of the hottest films of 2011. Read More »
JUMPING THE BROOM TRAILER
Desert Flower (Trailer)
Starring Liya Kebede
We The Party (Trailer)
Teaser for upcoming film “We The Party” feat. Snoop Dogg, YG, The New Boyz, The Rej3ctz, Pink Dollaz, Mario Van Peebles. Michael Jai White, Sally Richardson-Whitfield, Tiny Lister, Melvin Van Peebles, Moises Arias, Orlando Brown and Quincy Brown. “We The Party” is a cutting edge hip-hop infused dramedy about the first generation of high schoolers to come of age...
Starring Jennifer Hudson and Terrence Howard.
Night Catches Us Trailer
Starring Kerry Washington, Anthony Mackie, Jamie Hector, Novella Nelson, and Thomas Roy.
In honor of National Breakfast Week, the National Milk Mustache “got milk?” Campaign is partnering with Kellogg’s and Action For Healthy Kids to help share breakfast with milk with children in need as part of the third annual Share Breakfast program. Supporting the effort is actor and father Taye Diggs, who today unveiled his first-ever Milk Mustache ad to showcase... Read More »
Derek Luke has earned another shot at a television career by landing a co-starring role in the CBS pilot Second Sight, Blackactors.net has learned. Based on the British series by Paula Milne, Second Sight is a gothic psychological thriller about Detective Ross Tanner (Jason Lee), the lead detective with the New Orleans Police Department, who hunts down killers while secretly battling an ocular disease that causes him to... Read More »
Another mystery man from Emily’s past is making his way to “Revenge.” According to TVLine, “HawthoRNe” vet Collins Pennie will recur on the ABC series as Eli James, Emily’s (Emily VanCamp) long lost foster brother. Pennie will be making his “Revenge” debut this Sunday, March. 10 at 9/8c. In addition to “Hawthorne,” Pennie’s credits include “NCIS: Los Angeles” and... Read More »
Paula Patton (Deja Vu, Jumping The Broom) appears in the first trailer for the indie drama Disconnect. In the film, Patton plays a victim of online identity theft and the wife of an ex-marine (Alexander Skarsgard). When Patton participates in an online grief support group following the death of her baby, she and her husband become victims of credit card fraud and... Read More »
BBC America’s Copper has cast it’s Frederick Douglas. Eamonn Walker has been tapped to play abolitionist Frederick Douglass in the upcoming second season of the network’s highest-rated drama series. Set in 1860s New York City, the series centers on Kevin Corcoran (Tom Weston-Jones), an intense, rugged Irish-immigrant cop working the city’s notorious Five Points neighborhood and struggling to maintain... Read More »
One of Blackactors.net’s top performers of 2012 will make his American film debut in the ‘X-Men’ blockbuster franchise. Omar Sy (pronounced ‘see’)—best known for the French film The Intouchables—has been added to the ever-growing cast of X-Men: Days of Future Past, Blackactors.net has learned. Director Bryan Singer announced the casting news on twitter over the past weekend. However, no... Read More »
Lenny Kravitz (The Hunger Games) will not be playing Marvin Gaye in an upcoming biopic, Deadline reports. The singer-turned-actor will be replaced by Jesse L. Martin (Rent) in the Julien Temple-helmed Sexual Healing, which is set to begin filming later this moth in the UK. The pic will center on “the final years of Gaye’s life in London from 1981, when... Read More »
J.J Abrams has found his android cop for a new futuristic series he’s producing for Fox. Michael Ealy has been tapped to play a key role in the network’s untitled action–drama pilot. The pilot is described as “an action-packed buddy cop show, set in the near future, when all LAPD officers are partnered with highly evolved human-like androids.” Ealy will play the android police officer who’s much more... Read More »
As Black History Month comes to a close, we’re still celebrating by giving away three tickets to an acting seminar on the east coast. Hollywood actor Clifton Powell will host BEHIND THE LENZ: An Acting Marketing Seminar on March 16, 2013 in Philadelphia, PA. Behind the Lenz is an informative seminar advising aspiring and working artists on the fundamentals,... Read More »
It’s been a long time coming, but the first official trailer for Tina Gordon Chism‘s Peeples (previously titled We The Peeples) has finally emerged online. Peeples, written and directed by Chism, follows Wade Walker (Craig Robinson), an average guy that wants to marry his beautiful, successful girlfriend, Grace Peeples (Kerry Washington). Having never met her upper-crust family, Wade crashes... Read More »
Dowton Abbey is on the verge of diversifying it’s cast by adding a black character into the mix. The upcoming season of the Emmy Award-winning period drama will feature it’s first black cast member, Blackactors.net has learned. According to British tabloid The Sun, a casting notice was sent out to top agents searching for a black actor in their late 20s to portray a Jazz singer named Jack Ross. The notice describes the character... Read More »
Blackactors.net is offering two of our twitter followers a chance to win acting lessons at Marishka Phillips Theatrical Preparatory in Los Angeles and New York City. The Marishka Phillips Theatrical Preparatory is the brain-child of Marishka S. Phillips, celebrity/spiritual acting coach. The school is a nurturing environment that caters to all creative artists seeking to heighten their awareness, allowing... Read More »
The best and brightest of Black Hollywood hit up the red carpet at the 85th Annual Academy Awards. Tonight, the Oscars, hosted by “Family Guy” writer Seth MacFarlane, was broadcast live from the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. Queen Latifah, Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, Chris Tucker, Zoe Saldana and Naomie Harris were some of the talented black actors who... Read More »
“Django 2Chainz” – YouTube’s first sketch film – is a brand new parody of Quentin Tarantino’s Oscar nominated film Django Unchained. The 13-minute comedic parody features a lively young cast, including Lamorne Morris (New Girl), Bresha Webb (Weeds), Lyman Johnson (Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl), Aleksander Ristic and YouTube phenomenon Andrew “King Bach” Bachelor. Written, directed and executive-produced by... Read More »
Nicole Beharie and Orlando Jones have been cast in “Sleepy Hollow,” Fox’s supernatural thriller series pilot from Star Trek Into Darkness writers Alex Kurtzman and Bob Orci. Beharie, whose breakout role was playing Michael Fassbender’s lover in the 2011 erotic feature Shame, will play female lead Abbie Archer, the local town sheriff who teams up with an 18th century... Read More »
Our third giveaway offers Blackactors.net readers a chance to win a $50 AMC gift card. The card can be redeemed at any AMC movie theater in the United States (including AMC Showplace, Loew’s, Magic Johnson, Cineplex Odeon & Star) for the purchase of movie tickets, food and beverages, or just about anything else. To enter, follow Blackactors on Twitter (http://twitter.com/blackactors) and re-tweet our black history giveaway tweets. Void where prohibited by law. Enter... Read More »
Audra McDonald will guest-star on CBS’ “The Good Wife” next month, and we have the first images from her appearance. McDonald will appear on the March 10 episode as Alicia’s frienemy from law school. In the episode, titled “Runnin’ with the Devil,” jailed drug dealer Lemond Bishop (Mike Colter) requests that Alicia (Julianna Margulies) work with lawyer Charles Lester,... Read More »
Our second giveaway is for Alex Haley’s ”Roots,” which celebrates it’s 30th year anniversary with the re-release of the groundbreaking mini-series in a 7-disc special edition DVD box set. This award-winning six-part historical epic was one of the first examples of the miniseries format and one of the highest-rated television programs in broadcasting history. Based on the best-selling novel by author Haley, Roots chronicles the... Read More »
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