Although film director Shaka King has yet to become a household name, that may change with his latest project Newlyweeds – which reveals a little-known side of the black New Yorker living experience. The film opened yesterday (Sept. 18) at the Film Forum in New York after a run earlier this year at Sundance, and […]
You can’t say Oprah Winfrey doesn’t have a sense of humor. Winfrey was on The Steve Harvey Show recently and addressed Terrence Howard’s appreciation on her “tig ol bitties.” Again, his words, not ours.
David Banner is set to join the likes of Mariah Carey and Oprah Winfrey on the film The Butler. Directed by Lee Daniels, the film is inspired by the Washington Post article about a man who worked as a butler for eight different presidents.
Nelsan Ellis, known to many as Lafayette Reynolds on HBO’s vampire drama, True Blood, has landed a new role. Ellis has been cast as Martin Luther King Jr. in the forthcoming film, The Butler, reports Deadline.com. Directed by Lee Daniels, the film follows a White House butler as he serves eight American presidents over the course […]