Shadow and Act

Incendiary Anti-Obama Doc '2016: Obama's America' Shocks Box Office Newbies

  • By Courtney
  • |
  • August 25, 2012 1:26 PM
  • |
  • 190 Comments
The box office news that will likely be on everyone's lips once the weekend is over, is the strength of the performance of incendiary anti-Obama documentary, 2016: Obama's America, compared to this weekend's opening titles.

Watch Kevin Hart Accuse Taylor Swift of Denying Courtship In New Promo For MTV VMA's

  • By Vanessa Martinez
  • |
  • August 25, 2012 1:21 PM
  • |
  • 3 Comments
A new very humorous promo featuring Taylor Swift and Kevin Hart has been released for the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards, which Hart is hosting.
More: Kevin Hart

Trailer Watch - 'Ikland' (The Doc Putting Truth To The Lie)

  • By Sergio
  • |
  • August 25, 2012 12:36 PM
  • |
  • 2 Comments
Below is the trailer for the new documenatry Ikland directed by the filmmaking team of Cevin Soling and David Hilbert, which is soon to be released on DVD (both standard and Blu-ray) and  which, in effect, puts right a lie that had been perpetrated years ago.

Watch 'Something To Believe' Directed By Terence Nance (Short Shouts!)

  • By Courtney
  • |
  • August 25, 2012 12:29 PM
  • |
  • 1 Comment
At least 2 years before he wowed us with his feature film debut An Oversimplification Of Her Beauty (which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival this year, where Tambay saw it and reviewed it very positively HERE), writer/director Terence Nance directed and also edited this 8-minute piece starring Ghanaian-American hip-hop and visual artist, Blitz the Ambassador, titled Something To Believe, the name of a track from his 2009 studio album, Stereotype.

Terry Crews Says He's Returning For Fourth 'Friday' Movie + Cast In 'Scary Movie 5,' 'Cloudy 2'

  • By Courtney
  • |
  • August 25, 2012 11:53 AM
  • |
  • 1 Comment

Nelsan Ellis ('True Blood') To Direct Katori Hall's 'HooDoo Love'

  • By Courtney
  • |
  • August 25, 2012 11:09 AM
  • |
  • 1 Comment

Nina Simone's Biopic Moving Full Speed; Screenwriter Talks Zoe Saldana, Love Story & Challenges

  • By Vanessa Martinez
  • |
  • August 25, 2012 10:49 AM
  • |
  • 31 Comments
I just found this interview with Cynthia Mort, screenwriter of the upcoming Nina Simone biopic, which has been the focus on several of our posts in the past two weeks.

Oprah Winfrey Keeps 'Next Chapter' Ratings Momentum Going, Books Jennifer Hudson Sit-Down

  • By Courtney
  • |
  • August 25, 2012 10:34 AM
  • |
  • 1 Comment
Likely buoyed by strong ratings from recent celeb interviews, Oprah Winfrey is continuing along that path.

Salli Richardson Is 'Sultry' Radio Show Host in Lifetime Pilot 'The Secret Lives of Wives'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
  • |
  • August 24, 2012 9:42 PM
  • |
  • 6 Comments
Salli Richardson is the first star to be cast in Lifetime's one-hour pilot The Secret Lives of Wives. The project, written by Jill Gordon and executive produced by Dan Lin and Jennifer Gwartz, centers on the lives of four marriages and the real truth behind them.

I'm A Studio... I'm An Indie (Friday Funnies)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • August 24, 2012 6:57 PM
  • |
  • 1 Comment
Yes, I know they are old (2008 specifically), but since I'm digging through the archives today, and it's Friday, I thought I'd post them again. Still funny 4 years later. And some of you actually may not have seen them when they were initially released. This comedy troupe borrowed from those simple, yet funny "Mac vs. PC" commercials, and created a parody that humorously illuminates the differences between the Hollywood studio system, and the independents.

Email Updates