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Loretta Devine Will Play Owner Of Massage Parlor As Series Regular In New Lifetime Drama "The Client List"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 16, 2012 9:27 PM
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Loretta Devine has joined the cast of Lifetime’s new drama series The Client List as a series regular.

Idris Elba Confirms He'll Be Back As Heimdall In "Thor 2"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 16, 2012 9:01 PM
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About 3 weeks ago, Emmanuel posted an entry wondering whether Idris Elba could/would reprise his role as Norse god Heimdall in Thor 2, which is scheduled to be released on November 15, 2013.
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UPDATES On Philippe Niang's "Toussaint L'Ouverture" Film Starring Jimmy Jean-Louis, Aïssa Maïga, Sonia Rolland

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 16, 2012 8:32 PM
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S&A French speakers stand up! I'm going to need your help with this one.

Watch Condola Rashad In Trailer For Ensemble Dramedy "30 Beats" (Inspired By "La Ronde")

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 16, 2012 7:17 PM
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Here's the trailer for that Condola Rashad ensemble drama I told you about a week or two ago, titled 30 Beats, that's inspired by Arthur Schnitzler's play La Ronde.
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Sundance 2012 - Another Look At "Beasts Of The Southern Wild" + Meet Director Benh Zeitlin

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 16, 2012 6:41 PM
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Here's another look at the "Southern Apocalpytic Kids Adventure Comedy," as it's described, titled Beasts of the Southern Wild, directed by Benh Zeitlin, from a screenplay co-written by Lucy Alibar, based on her original play titled Juicy And Delicious (I love both titles).
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The Saga Continues...Watch "Sh*t White Execs Said To George Lucas About 'Red Tails' Film"

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • January 16, 2012 3:03 PM
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Looks like these spoofs will NEVER end but, admittedly, this one will give you a chuckle!  Sometimes you gotta laugh to keep from crying...Special thanks to S&A Film Challenge Winner Ka'ramuu Kush for this one.

Which Of These 5 Film Projects Based On Martin Luther King Jr's Life Will We See First? What's Holding Them Up?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 16, 2012 10:15 AM
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On this Martin Luther King Jr day, January 16th 2012...

Clint Eastwood Says Beyonce Is The Next Ella Fitzgerald

  • By Sergio
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  • January 16, 2012 10:13 AM
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All right stop laughing. It's not polite. But in an interview yesterday for a French publication, Clint Eastwood talked about his plans for his upcoming remake (the fifth one to date) of A Star is Born with Beyonce.

Idris Elba, Octavia Spencer, Morgan Freeman, Adepero Oduye... Golden Globes 2012 Wrap-Up

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 16, 2012 9:45 AM
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Congrats to Idris Elba and Octavia Spencer for their Golden Globe wins last night, as I'm sure everyone's heard by now.
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Legacy Media Institute Filmmakers Workshop in London Set To Begin

  • By Sergio
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  • January 15, 2012 1:26 PM
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We have a lot of readers in the U.K. so this will be no doubt be of interest to them.

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