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Producer Walter Latham Launching YouTube Channel To Feature Rising Stars

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 12, 2012 2:00 PM
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YouTube is in the TV business, in case you didn't get that memo.

Production Underway On Burkina Faso-Set Drama "Soleils" Co-directed By Olivier Delahaye, Dani Kouyate

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  • June 12, 2012 1:39 PM
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Currently in production is Soleils (which translates as Suns in English) which is being co-directed in Burkina Faso by Olivier Delahaye's and Dani Kouyate (above photo) from a script by Delahaye.

LAFF Preview - 'A Band Called Death' (Doc On The First Black Punk Band)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 12, 2012 1:08 PM
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I thought we'd written about this doc before, but a search of the site revealed nothing, so here ya go...

'Raisin In The Sun'-Inspired 'Clybourne Park' Gets An Extension

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 12, 2012 12:50 PM
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And another one gets extended...

Watch Pilot Episode - Cedric The Entertainer's New TV Land Series 'The Soul Man'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 12, 2012 12:29 PM
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Huffington Post has the entire pilot episode of this new Cedric the Entertainer original scripted sit-com for TV Land, initially titled Have Faith, and now titled The Soul Man.

Morgan Freeman Rumored To Play Villain In 'Magnificent Seven' Remake

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 12, 2012 11:43 AM
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In case you haven't already heard, a remake of John Sturges' 1960 classic The Magnificent Seven is in development, with Tom Cruise, and now Matt Damon reportedly both signed up to star as 2 of the 7.

Watch Behind-The-Scenes Featurette From 'Beasts Of The Southern Wild' (New Footage Within)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 12, 2012 11:10 AM
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I'll skip the intro; you folks should know all about this film's journey already; we've written about it enough times :)

Idris Elba Calls 'No Good Deed' An Old-School Thriller & Reveals More On His 'Pacific Rim' Role

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 12, 2012 10:59 AM
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There's a great profile of Idris Elba in New York Magazine posted last week in which he reveals some items that I thought were interesting enough to share here, and really should have shared in a previous post.
More: Idris Elba

New On DVD This Week - 'Scandal' Season 1 (w/ Extra Features) & Tyler Perry's 'Good Deeds'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 12, 2012 10:29 AM
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Scandal season 1 is out on DVD today in a 2-disc set; cost? $20 on Amazon. There's no mention of a Blu-ray release, although I'm sure that'll be coming as well.

A Note From The Editor... A Request Of S&A Readers

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 12, 2012 10:17 AM
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I don't think I've ever done this in the 3 years that this blog has been around, so I think I'm allowed one every year or so.

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