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Gayle King To Join CBS' "The Early Show" As Co-Host

  • By Sergio
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  • November 11, 2011 9:08 AM
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I've always thought that Gayle King was one of the luckiest persons on the planet.. Someone with no real discernible talent who's rich and famous and who has had a couple of TV shows, and one currently on the Oprah Winfrey Network, only because she's someone's friend. That friend of course being the Big O.

Laurence Fishburne Signs Development Deal With Fox TV

  • By Sergio
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  • November 10, 2011 9:45 PM
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Coming off his run for several seasons on CBS' CSI, Laurence Fishbrune and his production comepany Cinema Gypsy Productions have signed a two year, first look deal with Fox Televsion Studios to develop and produce TV shows for cable networks.

Michael Fassbender Says He's Robert De Niro And Steve McQueen Is His Martin Scorcese

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 10, 2011 9:28 PM
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This was recorded at the New York Film Festival screening I attended about a month ago here in NYC.
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Alrick Brown's "Kinyarwanda" (2nd AFFRM Release) Wins Audience Award At AFI Fest

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 10, 2011 8:27 PM
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Congrats to Alrick Brown and his feature film debut Kinyarwanda, which won the Audience Award in the World Cinema section at AFI Fest 2011, as announced earlier today in Hollywood, CA.
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Hollywood & Crime... Actress Tamara Tunie Bilked For Over $1.4 Million By Her Business Manager

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 10, 2011 8:07 PM
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I don't know what the lesson here is, except maybe for those of you with business managers (and other similar reps with control over your finances), keep your antennae up at all times...
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Idris Elba In Talks To Join Kathryn Bigelow's Bin Laden Film

  • By Sergio
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  • November 10, 2011 6:26 PM
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The man who sends the ladies hearts a-flutter, Idris Elba, is reportedly now in deep discussions to join the cast of director Kathryn Bigelow's yet unititled action thriller about the hunt for Osama Bin Laden for Sony Pictures. He would co-star in the film along with possibility of Tom Hardy and Guy Pearce who are both also in negotiations to star in the film.

Trailer Watch - Bahamas International Film Festival Selection "The Creators"

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • November 10, 2011 5:01 PM
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The 8th annual Bahamas International Film Festival is just around the corner (December 1-4) and, in addition to films we've previewed on S&A like Yelling To The Sky and Restless City screening, here's an interesting documentary also on the roster. It's called The Creators and it takes a look at the creative environment of post apartheid South Africa through the eyes of various artist.

Join Us Now! S&A Hot Topics Podcast Show (Eddie Murphy)

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • November 10, 2011 1:40 PM
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So I know some of you are probably saying "What happened?  I thought Isaiah Washington was going to be on the podcast show today?"  Well, so did we but unfortunately he had to cancel...Que sera sera!  But don't fret my friends, we'll still have a kick-ass show.  Another no holds barred HOT TOPIC show is brewing.  Slated for discussion:

10 Questions With Rodney Evans ("Brother To Brother," "The Happy Sad")

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 10, 2011 1:03 PM
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Installment number 4 of the S&A "10 Questions With A Black Filmmaker" series... catch up with the first 3 if you need to Barry Jenkins HERE, Seith Mann HERE, and Victoria Mahoney HERE.
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Naomie Harris Will Need A Huskier, Sexier, More Womanly Voice For Her Role In Bond 23 ("Skyfall")

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 10, 2011 12:33 PM
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Hah! Well... at least she hasn't been asked to wear a fat suit, or a wig ;)

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