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Justin Guarini Is 'Super Fly' In Upcoming Bill T. Jones Broadway-Aimed Musical + Pics

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 8, 2012 12:50 PM
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It's been about a year since we last wrote about this upcoming stage musical (aimed for Broadway), courtesy of Tony Award winner, Bill T. Jones; but we've definitely been keeping up with its progress. After all, it's not everyday that Super Fly is adapted for the stage as a musical; and we've also living in a time when Hollywood adaptations of successful stage musicals are so uncommon - even those that are based on original films (see 2009's Nine, which was based on the stage musical of the same name, which itself was based on Federico Fellini's master film work, 8/12). 

Director Rob Cohen Talks 'xXx' Threequel (Will Be 3D, w/ Vin Diesel, Brother/Sister Villains, More)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 8, 2012 12:07 PM
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It was about a year ago when Vin Diesel told us that we should expect to see him in at least 1 more (if not 2) Fast & Furious movies, 1 more xXx flick, and 1 (maybe 2) more Riddick pictures.

Details On Rutina Wesley's Role In 'Last Weekend' + Additional Plot & Cast Details

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 8, 2012 11:28 AM
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We now know a little more about one of the 2 new projects she's attached to, that were announced last week, as well as the character she'll be playing.

Summit Entertainment Releases 3 New TV Spots For Tyler Perry's 'Alex Cross'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 8, 2012 11:07 AM
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Well, D-day is fast approaching. Alex Cross opens next week Friday. And, to some surprise, it'll be screened for the press before it opens - a rare occurence for a movie starring Tyler Perry; although this one he didn't write or direct.
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Noel Clarke Reveals He Met w/ Marvel About Black Panther & DC For Black Lightning, Supergirl

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 8, 2012 10:44 AM
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Some worthy-sharing revelations from Brit renaissance man, Noel Clarke, lifted from an interview he did with Den Of Geek, while doing pressfor his latest film, The Knot, which opened in the UK over the weekend.

'Sparkle' (The Remake) Coming Out On DVD In November

  • By Sergio
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  • October 8, 2012 10:32 AM
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It didn't set the box office on fire, but I know it has its defenders; so for those of you who are, you'll be happy to know that the Sparkle remake, which came out this past August, is coming out on standard and blu-ray DVD, through Sony Home Entertainment, on Nov. 30th.

Thoughts On Lifetime's Black Cinema Premiere Weekend? ('Carlina White Story' & 'Steel Magnolias')

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 8, 2012 10:05 AM
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Soooo... as noted in a post on Friday, it was a black cinema weekend on the Lifetime channel here in the USA, with 2 original films making their world premieres, headlining the network's Saturday and Sunday primetime schedule: the ripped from the headlines drama Abducted: The Carlina White Story, which aired on Saturday, October 6, at 8/7c; and the all-black Steel Magnolias remake (which aired on Sunday, October 7, at 9/8c).

Watch Nia Long In New Target Rom-Com Web Series 'Falling For You'

  • By Courtney
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  • October 7, 2012 6:08 PM
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While we wait in anticipation to see what big screen film Nia Long will next star in, especially since giving birth to her child almost a year ago, here's something to keep you tied up, maybe.
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Watch Kerry Washington Dish On 'Real Time' w/ Bill Maher

  • By Courtney
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  • October 7, 2012 4:29 PM
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If you missed Friday night's all-new episode of Real Time with Bill Maher, Ms Scandal/Olivia Pope herself - Kerry Washington - was one of the 3 panelists this week. 

Weekend B.O. Oct. 5-7 ('Taken' Does It Again and 'The Avengers' Calls It A Day)

  • By Sergio
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  • October 7, 2012 12:39 PM
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The first Taken movie was a genuine where-did-that-come-from? sleeper hit in 2009. The film, financed and produced by Luc Besson’s French based Europa Corp, had opened overseas months earlier and grossed a respectable $80 million by the time it was finally released in the U.S. in January 2009.

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