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Sanaa Lathan Talks About Plans For A 'Best Man' Sequel

  • By Sergio
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  • August 17, 2012 10:20 AM
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I know a lot of people have been begging for one. Why, I honestly don't know. Was the first one THAT great? I barely remember a damn thing about it. But nevertheless, there are people anxiously waiting for a followup.

Cast This: What If 'The Expendables' Were Women? Sequel Director Would Love To Do It...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 17, 2012 9:59 AM
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Expendables 2 director Simon West is reportedly eyeing Angelina Jolie, Cameron Diaz and Milla Jovovich for an all-female spin-off of the The Expendables franchise, telling E! Online, "I like the idea of the Expenda-Belles where it's seven or eight women mercenaries. It would be Angelina Jolie, Cameron Diaz, Milla Jovovich, the list goes on. Helen Mirren, Jamie Lee Curtis would be great... It would be running parallel. They would meet up and then they would fight and they would join up and save each other."

Review - 'Sparkle' (A Remake That Doesn't Live Up To The Original)

  • By Masha Dowell
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  • August 17, 2012 9:34 AM
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  • 35 Comments
It's rare that I vouch for a film greatly before I’ve seen it. I love cinema way too much to do that. However, that is not the case with Tri-Star’s “Sparkle.”
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Trailer Watch - Forest Whitaker In Hardcore Action Flick 'The Last Stand'

  • By Sergio
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  • August 16, 2012 10:58 PM
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NOW we're talking! Here's the just-released trailer for the upcoming hardcore action flick, The Last Stand, marking the return to the screen, in a lead role, for Arnold Schwarzenegger, doing what he knows best: knocking heads and creating mayhem.

We Need To Educate Ourselves On Race vs. Ethnicity (And Other Things I Learned From The Ongoing Zoe Saldana/Nina Simone Conversation)

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • August 16, 2012 10:17 PM
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The widespread public reaction to this week's news that actress Zoe Saldana has replaced singer Mary J. Blige in the planned Nina Simone biopic has been very interesting-- if not troubling.

BET's 'House Husbands' Gets New Title + New Cast: Boris Kodjoe, Duane Martin, Robin Thicke, JB Smoove

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 16, 2012 9:38 PM
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When it was initially announced in April, in BET's unveiling of its next season new programming & pickups, it was called House Husbands; that name has changed, making the scripted comedy series' official new title, The Real Husbands of Hollywood.

Marianne Jean-Baptiste Joins Samuel L. Jackson, Michael K. Williams In 'Robocop' Reboot

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 16, 2012 9:09 PM
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The cast of the upcoming Robocop reboot gets even blacker!

Nina Simone's Daughter Finally Speaks: 'Project Is Unauthorized; Simone Estate Not Consulted'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 16, 2012 8:40 PM
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  • 44 Comments
Well, here it is... as I mentioned in my post earlier this morning, Nina Simone's daughter, Simone (born Lisa Celeste Stroud) posted a comment on Facebook yesterday, saying that she would share her thoughts on the film project centered on her mother's life, that Zoe Saldana is attached to star in, along with David Oyelowo.

Michael Ealy's Christian-Themed Drama 'Unconditional' Gets Trailer, Poster (In Theaters Sept)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 16, 2012 8:19 PM
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Cast This: Hugh, Selema Masekela Father/Son Scripted Feature Moving Forward w/ Paul Haggis

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 16, 2012 7:50 PM
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Interesting.

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