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Samuel L. Jackson Eyed To Play Tarzan's Sidekick In Big Screen Adaptation Of Burroughs' Novel

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 15, 2012 11:06 AM
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It looks like Mr Hustle & Flow, Craig Brewer is no longer attached to write and direct this, as was announced late last year. I was actually kind of curious to see how he would approach to material, given some of his comments about it around the same time - like the fact that it was a "passion project" for him, with the plan being to tell the Tarzan story over three (3) films; and finally, he had this to say, with regards to the potentially explosive racial subtext in the material...

Missed Spike TV's 'Eddie Murphy: One Night Only' Special? Watch 12 Clips From The Event

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 15, 2012 10:39 AM
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Oprah Winfrey Intros New Groundbreaking OWN Docu-Series 'Married To The Army' (Preview)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 15, 2012 10:04 AM
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Might this be another title to add to the network's fledgling list of hit new shows? Will you be watching? Details below from OWN...

Black Female-Owned TV/Film Studio, Post Production House Opens in Georgia

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 15, 2012 9:50 AM
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For all you content creators in the area... meet Open Rivers Pictures and its CEO and founder, Tammy Williams.

How To Get A Hollywood Studio To Green Light Your Movie In 29 Simple Steps...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 15, 2012 9:23 AM
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Created by Joshua Marsten (writer and director of Maria Full Of Grace, and has since directed episodic TV shows like Law & Order, In Treatment, The Good Wife, The Newsroom, and more), and posted on NPR's Planet Money blog. I spotted it on Deadline this morning, who called it "spot-on."

HBO Releases Teaser Poster For 'Game Of Thrones' Season 3 With Return Date

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 15, 2012 8:56 AM
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Tarantino Reveals All 6 Actors Who Were In The Running To Star In 'Django Unchained'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 14, 2012 11:11 PM
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Watch First Two Episodes of New Web Series 'Finding My Obama'

  • By Sergio
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  • November 14, 2012 6:18 PM
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Wait..don't roll your eyes. I know what you're saying.... "Oh God not ANOTHER web series!"

Exclusive: Pan African Film Festival Set To Honor Omari Hardwick & Nicole Beharie w/ 'Rising Stars' Awards

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 14, 2012 4:57 PM
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How fast time flies; I feel like it was just yesterday when I was LA for this year's Pan African Film Festival; but the festival was in February, as it is just about every year.

Experimentation In Arab Cinema From The 1960s To Now: Painterly 'Buried Secrets' (Tunisia)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 14, 2012 4:32 PM
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