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iROKOtv Founder Jason Njoku Explains How & Why He Created The So-Called "Netflix Of Africa"

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • July 6, 2012 9:14 AM
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Speaking with CNN's Marketplace Africa, Nigerian-Brit entrepreneur Jason Njoku reveals the circumstances that led to him securing $8 million in funding from U.S.-based hedge fund Tiger Global, for iROKO Partners, an internet film-subscription service that exclusively provides Nollywood film and music content to thousands of customers worldwide.
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Review - Morgan Freeman Looks Bored In The Sterile 'The Magic Of Belle Isle'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 6, 2012 9:08 AM
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It opens in theaters today... my review:

Kandyse McClure Joins Cast Of Netflix Original Series 'Hemlock Grove'

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • July 6, 2012 8:57 AM
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Kandyse McClure (Battlestar Galactica, Arctic Air) is the latest addition to the roster of the Netflix original series Hemlock Grove, an adaptation of series co-writer Brian McGreevy's goth horror novel of the same name.

First-Look At Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in Indie Heist Thriller 'Empire State' (Based On True Story)

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • July 5, 2012 7:39 PM
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Back in January of this year, Tambay announced Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's attachment to the heist flick Empire State. The film, which also stars Liam Hemsworth, Emma Roberts, Nikki Reed and Michael Angarano, is based on true events that took place in 1982.
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Jennifer Hudson's Fiance David Otunga Will Make Acting Debut w/ Halle Berry in 'The Hive'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • July 5, 2012 6:56 PM
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"Big congratulations to my fiance @DavidOtunga in his 1st movie role with Halle berry in 'The Hive'."

Trailer Watch for U.K. Made Short 'The Third Choice'

  • By Sergio
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  • July 5, 2012 6:13 PM
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Here's the trailer for the made in the U.K. "dramedy" short film The Third Choice, made by 20 year old black British filmmaker Moses Ssebandeke,  which will make its premiere on August 26th at the Southwark Playhouse in London.

Comic-Con Poster For 'The Walking Dead' Gives A Bit More Michonne & Her Zombie Pets

  • By Courtney
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  • July 5, 2012 6:05 PM
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Second Season Of 'Alphas' Begins July 23 (Malik Yoba Stars); Thoughts On The Series?

  • By Courtney
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  • July 5, 2012 5:41 PM
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In all the rush about what TV shows from last season would be renewed, and what new TV shows are coming next season, we forgot all about this one, whick Malik Yoba stars in.

Richard Ayoade In New Trailer For 'The Watch'

  • By Sergio
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  • July 5, 2012 5:29 PM
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And speaking of failed TV pilots and Richard Ayoade, here's the latest trailer for the Fox summer comedy The Watch, which opens on July 27th, starring Ayoade and a bunch of loads who get on my last nerve like Vince Vaughn.

LA Kid Brothers Make Super Hero Film About Taking Back Their Neighborhoods (Screenings)

  • By Courtney
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  • July 5, 2012 4:13 PM
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For you folks in LA who are free next week Thursday (July 12th) from 6:30 to 7:30 pm, and are curious, or just want to support the movement; besides, you never know - these two young men could be the future Hughes Brothers (or Will Packer and Rob Hardy, even though they aren't brothers, but you get my meaning) and then you can say, I remember when I saw their first film many years ago...:

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