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.
TOP STORIES FROM AROUND THE WEB Free NYC Screening of ‘Tower Heist’ (Oct 26) Fishburne narrates film on black Southern workers ‘Cyrano’ remake is music to Disney Channel Angela Bassett Set for 92nd Street Y’s BROADWAY TALKS Series, 10/23 British version of ‘The Wire’ raises hackles in Hackney BET’s... Read More »
The drama follows Chicago Mayor Tom Kane (Kelsey Grammer) as he deals with his most recent issue: being diagnosed with a degenerative neurological disorder. The series also stars Karen Aldridge as his doctor, and Rotimi Akinosho as the bad boy love interest of his estranged daughter. Watch the full first episode below. “Boss” airs Fridays at 10pm EST on... Read More »
The official poster for Sony Pictures’ “Think Like A Man” has finally hit the internet. The poster features leading cast members Gabrielle Union, Michael Ealy, Taraji P Henson, Romany Malco, Meagan Good, Kevin Hart, Terrence J., and Regina Hall. PHOTOS: Behind The Scenes of ‘Think Like A Man’ The film, which is based on Steve Harvey‘s best selling book... Read More »
Collins Pennie, Yaya DaCosta, and other stars of Twentieth Century Fox’s In Time attended the Hollywood premiere event on Thursday, Oct 20. at the Regency Village theater. The event featured a red carpet full of brilliantly dressed up-and -coming stars. Pennie plays Timekeeper Jaeger, an officer of the law hunting down Justin Timberlake‘s elusive character. DaCosta seems to have... Read More »
Watch an extended preview of NBC’s “Grimm,” a supernatural drama series starring Russell Hornsby. Hornsby nails his role in the first 20 minutes of the drama series. While we are excited about this series, others aren’t so enthusiastic. The show was called out for giving Hornsby the BBF role. “There’s the sidekick best black friend, whose entire purpose seems... Read More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Tyler Perry has gotten plenty of criticism from some who feel his popular movies don’t reflect well on the black community. But Al Sharpton says Perry’s critics are “proper Negroes” who don’t understand regular black folk. Sharpton’s National Action Network honored the filmmaker Wednesday night in New York City at its second annual Triumph Awards... Read More »
Jurnee Smollett has landed the lead role in director Tyler Perry‘s new film “The Marriage Counselor.” The film is based on Perry’s 2008 stage play of the same name. According to Variety, “Smollett will play Judith, a newlywed marriage counselor who gives great relationship advice but finds it difficult to address issues within her own marriage.” Although no other... Read More »
Elvis Nolasco joins the cast of Spike Lee‘s new HBO series Da Brick as a series regular. Lee and Mike Tyson are teaming up with “Entourage” creator and HBO show creator Doug Ellin for a new series set in Newark based on Tyson’s early life growing up in the projects. Elvis is cast in the role called, “Hector Acevedo... Read More »
(Todd Bridges on set of ‘I Hate You, Dad!”) Todd Bridges is set to star alongside Adam Sandler in Columbia Pictures’ new comedy film That’s My Boy (formerly I Hate You, Dad!). The “Different Strokes” star shot his scenes earlier this year in Massachusetts. The film stars Sandler and Andy Samberg as a father and son who begin fighting when... Read More »
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje sat down with The Urban Daily to discuss the rise in popularity of black British actors. We’ve noticed a lot of meaty roles are being given to black actors of European nationality. David Oyelowo will star as Tuskegee airman Joe ‘Lightning’ Little in the upcoming blockbuster “Red Tails.” The British actor has also snagged a lead role... Read More »
Michael B Jordan (“Friday Night Lights,” “Parenthood”) appears in a new trailer for the Twentieth Century Fox’s new supernatural drama Chronicle. Jordan plays a teenager who acquires superpowers while stumbling across something incredible in the woods. Alex Russell, Dane Dehaan, and Michael Kelly co-star. Three high school students make an incredible discovery, leading to their developing uncanny powers beyond... Read More »
Mike Epps tweeted a picture of him in his vintage 60s’ costume from the Detroit set of his new film ‘Sparkle.’ RELATED ARTICLES: First Look: ‘Sparkle’ Cast Rehearsal Meeting ‘Sparkle’: Omari Hardwick, Tika Sumpter, Carmen Ejogo, and Cee Lo Green Join Cast Whitney Houston May Join Jordin Sparks, Mike Epps in ‘Sparkle’ Remake Derek Luke Cast as Male Lead... Read More »
Oh joy! A stunning new trailer for the all-black Oklahoma! was released recently. The play has been extended through November 6 at the Portland Center Stage in Portland, Oregon. Get your tickets here. “Things are changing. The country is changing. Gotta change with it.” —Curly Those words express familiar sentiments often heard these days, but are spoken in this... Read More »
According to Mediabistro’s FishbowlLA, a source close to Twentieth Century Fox has revealed the studio is planning to revive the hit television series Soul Food. Fox is planning on revamping the drama series for a new generation. The series, based on the original 1997 film of the same name, centered around the Josephs, an African-American family living in Chicago.... Read More »
(L to R: Kamahl “Naiqui” Palmer, John Boyega, Director Spike Lee, and Julito McCullum) The cast of Spike Lee‘s forthcoming HBO Series ‘Da Brick’ attended the Urbanworld Film Festival last moth. Will you be watching? RELATED ARTICLES: Meet The Cast Of Spike Lee’s ‘Da Brick’ Read More »
A new trailer for the Tuskegee Airmen film ‘Red Tails’ has debuted online. It’s slightly different from the second trailer. The editors cut most of the sentimental talk from Terrence Howard‘s character and left only the action. The film stars Howard, David Oyelowo, Cuba Gooding Jr., Nate Parker, Marcus T. Paulk, Andrew Royo, Neyo, Tristan Wilds, Kevin Phillips, Michael... Read More »
Sanaa Lathan covers the November 2011 issue of Upscale magazine. In the cover story, entitled “Primetime,” Lathan dishes on everything we’ve been dying to know about her. The actress discusses her family, children, upcoming projects, relationship status, and her singing abilities in the very candid interview. “We fell in love with her in ‘Love & Basketball’ and admired her... Read More »
‘The Help’ actress Viola Davis announced today that she, and her husband, actor Julius Tennon, have adopted a baby girl named Genesis. This announcement comes after ‘The Help’ co-star Octavia Spencer blurted out the information while presenting Davis with an award at ELLE’s 18th Annual Women in Hollywood Tribute in Beverly Hills Monday night. PHOTO: Viola Davis Receives Elle... Read More »
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