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Universal's James Brown Biopic Gets An Official Title And Release Date - Chadwick Boseman Stars

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 29, 2013 11:45 AM
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Universal has set the theatrical release date for its James Brown biopic for Friday, October 17, 2014.

Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis All Eyed For Roles In James Brown Biopic

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 27, 2013 9:42 AM
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  • 5 Comments
Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer could be reuniting with their The Help director, Tate Taylor, in his James Brown biopic, which, yesterday, booked Chadwick Boseman in the starring role.

Chadwick Boseman Will Play James Brown In Tate Taylor's Biopic

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 26, 2013 9:05 PM
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  • 22 Comments
Wow!

TONIGHT: World Premiere of Chadwick Boseman’s 'Heaven' Will Open HollyShorts Film Festival

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 15, 2013 3:00 PM
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As announced last week, SOLmont Events, the organizers of HollyShorts Film Festival, the largest short film festival in Los Angeles, will open this year's event with the world premiere of Chadwick Boseman’s Heaven, a short film the actor directed (his second directorial effort).

Exclusive First Look At Trailer For Chadwick Boseman’s 'Heaven' (HollyShorts Film Fest Opener)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 8, 2013 10:20 AM
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As announced last week, SOLmont Events, the organizers of HollyShorts Film Festival, the largest short film festival in Los Angeles, will open this year's event with the world premiere of Chadwick Boseman’s Heaven, a short film the actor directed (his second directorial effort).

Exclusive: World Premiere of Chadwick Boseman’s 'Heaven' Will Open HollyShorts Film Festival

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 31, 2013 3:30 PM
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S&A has learned that SOLmont Events, the organizers of HollyShorts Film Festival, the largest short film festival in Los Angeles, will open this year's event with the world premiere of Chadwick Boseman’s Heaven, a short film the actor directed (his second directorial effort).

Lauded 'The Kill Hole' Now Available On Demand In Conjunction w/ iTunes Soundtrack Release

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2013 12:38 PM
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Chadwick Boseman Is Reportedly At The Top Of Marvel's Short List For 'Black Panther'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 1, 2013 1:55 PM
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I'm not surprised by this news, assuming it's true. It's a no-brainer actually, for what should be obvious reasons; #1 being that he stars in a sports biopic that's currently in theaters, and doing well given the category it falls under. And since, as we've noted previously, in Hollywood casting decisions, the *who's hot right now* factor is a significant one, who else would really be at the top of Marvel's list for that part right now?

Terry Crews, Sean Combs, Chi McBride Join Chadwick Boseman In NFL Drama 'Draft Day'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 24, 2013 4:36 PM
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Two types of projects that, when announced, you can guarantee will mean work for black actors include: movies about the Transatlantic slave trade, and sports-themed films, especially if the sport is football, basketball, or baseball.

Chadwick Boseman In Talks To Play Linebacker w/ NFL Dreams In Kevin Costner Sports Drama

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 19, 2013 6:02 PM
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In what will be his first role since booking the lead in 42, the Jackie Robinson biopic which opened impressively last weekend, Chadwick Boseman is in talks to join the cast of another sports drama, this time playing a linebacker in a project to be directed by Ivan Reitman titled Draft Day.