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Jamie Foxx Will Play President Of The USA In Thriller 'White House Down'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 6, 2012 9:11 PM
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It's Erykah Badu and Jamie Foxx day here at S&A.
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Watch: First Trailer For "Flight" (Denzel Washington Stars As An Alcoholic, Drug-addicted Hero Pilot)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 6, 2012 8:40 PM
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Erykah Badu Lashes Out At Lips' Wayne Coyne; Calls Leak "Tasteless, Meaningless, Shock Motivated Video.”

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • June 6, 2012 8:16 PM
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  • 39 Comments
Just a few hours ago, Tambay posted an official statement from Wayne Coyne/Flaming Lips about the controversial leaked video 'The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face' featuring Erykah Badu, which has been played over 20,000 times on this site alone; that post has received over 9,000 Facebook *likes*, not to mention its 277 comments so far.

Watch Trailer: Doc 'RE-EMERGING: The Jews of Nigeria' Explores Igbo Identity & Roots in Judaism

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • June 6, 2012 7:25 PM
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Directed by Jeff Lieberman, journalist, producer and documentary filmmaker, RE-EMERGING: The Jews of Nigeria documents the lives of Igbo people who have embraced Judaism as a part of their legacy and who believe Igbos are really descendants of Israelites.

'Cloud Atlas' With Halle Berry Gets 'R' Rating And Epic Running Time

  • By Sergio
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  • June 6, 2012 7:19 PM
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The Wachowski's and Tom Tykwer's sci-fi film Cloud Atlas with Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Hugh Grant and Keith David, which Warners Bros will release on Dec 6, has recieved an "R" rating from the MPAA for "violence, language, sexuality/nudity and some drug use."

Mary J. Blige To Play Betty Shabazz In TV Movie 'Parallel Lives'

  • By Sergio
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  • June 6, 2012 6:49 PM
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Folks I can't make this up if I tried. I don't have that good an imagination. But Mary J. Blige, in a radio interview today on WENN in Birmingham, confirmed that she will be playing Dr. Betty Shabazz, Malcolm X's wife, in the TV movie Parallel Lives set to start shooting soon.

A Few Words About 'Prometheus' (And They're Not All Good)

  • By Sergio
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  • June 6, 2012 6:07 PM
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Yes the rumblings you’re heard about Prometheus are true. It is a disappointment.

Samuel L. Jackson Joins Cast Of 'Robocop' Reboot Playing 'Charismatic Powerful Force'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 6, 2012 5:45 PM
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One of the hardest working men in Showbiz, Samuel L. Jackson, has joined the cast of MGM's upcoming reboot of Robocop, with Brazilian helmer Jose Padilha (probably best know for Elite Squad, and its sequel) directing the film.

Robbie Morgan To Play Miles Davis In Monica Zetterlund Biopic; Amelia Fowler As Ella Fitzgerald

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 6, 2012 5:17 PM
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Well, it's not Don Cheadle's Miles Davis project, or even a Miles Davis-centered film, but you should know that production is in full swing in Trollhättan, Sweden on a feature film titled Monica Z (full title Monica – A Lingonberry in a Cocktail) based on the life of the famous Swedish jazz vocalist and actress, Monica Zetterlund, whose career ran from the late 1950s until 2005, when she passed.

Watch A New Clip From Noel Clarke's Sport's Dramedy "Fast Girls" Starring Lenora Critchlow

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 6, 2012 4:07 PM
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Written by and co-starring Noel Clarke (Kidulthood, 4.3.2.1), the forthcoming drama Fast Girls stars a multi-racial cast, and centers on a "street-smart" runner who forms a rivalry with an equally ambitious wealthy athlete.

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