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Posted on Feb 29 2012

Tiffany Hines Joins ABC drama ‘Americana’ Pilot

Tiffany Hines (“90210“) has joined the cast of ABC’s drama pilot Americana, a series about the fashion industry. The show will focus on an iconic fashion designer (played by Anthony LaPaglia), the head of a big family who welcomes a young designer Alice (played by Ashley Greene) into their circle. Hines will play Shane, a med student and Alice’s... Read More »
Posted on Feb 29 2012

Whitney Houston Biopic: Five Actresses Who Could Really Pull It Off

Rumors of a Clive Davis-produced Whitney Houston biopic have bee swirling around the internet. Reports of pop star Rihanna playing the legendary singer have also picked up steam. Since it’s now being reported that those rumors are false, we’ve picked a few actresses who might be able to pull off the big role when the time actually does... Read More »
Posted on Feb 28 2012

Will Smith Appears in NEW ‘Men In Black 3’ Poster

Columbia Pictures has released an official theatrical movie poster for Will Smith‘s ‘Men In Black 3.′ Smith appears alongside co-stars Josh Brolin and Tommy Lee Jones. This is Smith’s first film shot in 3D. ‘Men in Black 3′ is still scheduled to hit theaters on May 25, 2012. RELATED ARTICLES: Will Smith Returns for ‘I Am Legend 2′  Will... Read More »
Posted on Feb 28 2012

Cuba Gooding Jr. Lands Lead Role in Drama Pilot

Cuba Gooding Jr. has landed the lead in Fox’s drama pilot “Guilty.” The legal series will feature Gooding, in his first potential series-regular role, as “a brilliant, morally questionable defense attorney who, after being falsely convicted of fraud and stripped of his legal license, uses his unorthodox methods to solve the cases he’s been prohibited from handling … and... Read More »
Posted on Feb 27 2012

Oscars 2012: Actors Hit The Vanity Fair Party

Sanaa Lathan. Zoe Saldana Oscar presenter and former host Chris Rock Breakout star Adepero Oduye Rosario Dawson Southland star Regina King Revenge star Ashley Madekwe Paula Patton Read More »
Posted on Feb 26 2012

Octavia Spencer wins the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress

BREAKING: Octavia Spencer has won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her sassy role in “The Help.” It’s her first Oscar win. In “The Help,” she plays Minny Jackson, a maid who suffers through emotional and physical beatings like a native but not a naive veteran of the 1960s civil rights movement. “The Help” was nominated for... Read More »
Posted on Feb 26 2012

Oscars 2012: Red Carpet Arrivals

Viola Davis in Vera Wang. Octavia Spencer in Tadashi. Maya Rudolph James Earl Jones Updating… Read More »
Posted on Feb 24 2012

Blair Underwood Visits “Anderson” and The “Today” Show (Video)

Blair Underwood talked with Anderson Cooper to discuss his ancestry for a new television project in a video clip from the Anderson show (airing Feb. 24). The actor is promoting his episode of NBC’s “Who Do You Think You Are?” series. That show follows celebrities on their journey to find their ancestors. While researching, Blair was able to trace... Read More »
Posted on Feb 23 2012

Anthony Mackie to play bodybuilder in new film?

Transformers director Michael Bay is in talks to cast Anthony Mackie in his new low-budget film Pain and Gain. Variety reports Mackie will play a “big-hearted bodybuilder” in the film, alongside Dewayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Mark Walburg. Based on a true story first told in an article from the Miami New Times, film follows a group of bodybuilders... Read More »
Posted on Feb 23 2012

Anne-Marie Johnson does not support the SAG/AFTRA merger

Actress and current Screen Actors Guild (SAG) board member Anne-Marie Johnson was named as a plaintiff in a new lawsuit attempting to derail the proposed SAG/AFTRA union merger. The suit, filed in federal court, seeks to preemptively void the merger referendum set to begin next week and force an actuarial study of the impact of merger on pension and... Read More »
Posted on Feb 23 2012

Will Smith Returns for ‘I Am Legend 2’

It’s being reported that Will Smith will co-produce the second installment of “I Am Legend’ through his Overbrook Entertainment company. Although it’ unclear if he will have a leading role in the sequel, reports do note that there is a potential for the actor to star in the film. The 2007 horror thriller starred Smith as the last surviving... Read More »
Posted on Feb 22 2012

Watch David Alan Grier and the cast of “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess” Perform ‘Aint Necessarily So’ on “Late Night” (Video)

David Alan Grier and the ensemble cast of The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night to perform “Ain’t necessarily so” from their hit Broadway revival. “Late night” is currently celebrating the great white way by featuring performances from popular Broadway productions during it’s Broadway week. Grier, who is a two-time Tony nominee... Read More »
Posted on Feb 22 2012

Off-Broadway’s ‘Hurt Village” Production Photos

Playright Katori Hall‘s “Hurt Village” is currently playing through March 18th at the The Pershing Square Signature Center, with an official opening on February 27th. Tickets are now on sale. ‘Hurt Village’ features Marsha Stephanie Blake (The Merchant of Venice; Joe Turner’s Come and Gone), Nicholas Christopher (Rent, In the Heights), Corey Hawkins (Suicide, Incorporated), Charlie Hudson III (The Piano Lesson),... Read More »
Posted on Feb 21 2012

Meagan Good Talks Whitney Houston Biopic

Meagan Good is speaking out about her involvement in a rumored Whitney Houston biopic. The actress revealed to E! Online that the project was already in the works before the singer’s untimely passing. Good also confirmed that will play Houston in the project. “We were fairly in the beginning stages,” she says, adding that she was meant to have a... Read More »
Posted on Feb 21 2012

Black History Month ‘Malcolm X’ Blu-ray Giveaway Winners

We are excited to announce the winners of our Black History Month Blu-ray giveaway. Congratulations to Cherney Amhara and Chinyere Anyanwu. The two lucky winners will receive Spike Lee’s ‘Malcolm X‘ 20th anniversary Blu-ray disc set. On Feb. 21, 1965, the former Nation of Islam leader Malcolm X was shot and killed by assassins identified as Black Muslims as... Read More »
Posted on Feb 21 2012

‘Vampire Diaries’ star Kat Graham talks show love interests (Video)

Kat Graham sat down with TV Guide to discuss her on-screen love life on the hit series “Vampire Diaries.” The actress dishes on the possibility of a new romance between her Jamie, a new character played by Robert Ri’chard‎ (One on One). The actress assures viewers that her character is not a “hoe” and isn’t quick to hook up... Read More »