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New Pics Of Andre 3000, Hayley Atwell As Hendrix & Linda Keith In Scene From 'All Is By My Side'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 27, 2012 12:16 PM
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Yes, another set of pics from Andre 3000's Jimi Hendrix project. Don't worry, we won't post them all, but I thought these were particularly crips and clear (unlike past sets) and they show him along with his co-star Hayley Atwell. 

Walter Mosley Says NBC Passed On 'Easy Rawlins' TV Series + Sam Jackson Interested In 'Ptolemy Grey'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 27, 2012 11:12 AM
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Marianne Jean Baptiste, Lou Gossett Jr (Others) Cast In Spike Lee Exec Produced Indie

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 27, 2012 10:25 AM
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Long-time Spike Lee editor Barry Alexander Brown (he cut 13 of Spike's films) will reportedly be getting behind the camera and into the director's chair (although not the first time) to direct an indie feature titled Son Of The South, which Spike Lee will executive produce.

Noel Clarke Talks Remaking 'I, Robot," Returning To 'Dr Who' & Working On 'Star Trek' Sequel

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 27, 2012 10:02 AM
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Brit renaissance man Noel Clarke has a movie coming out (in the UK) this Friday - the sci-fi/horror flick Storage 24, which we've covered quite a bit on this site - and he's been actively promoting it as you'd imagine, making the usual press rounds. 

'Otelo Burning' US Theatrical Release In NYC This September, Screening At CIFF In October

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • June 27, 2012 9:15 AM
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Otelo Burning, the Sara Blecher-directed drama set in South Africa in the late 80's, was one of the highlights screening at American Black Film Festival over the weekend (see my review HERE).
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First Official Look At RZA's 'The Man With The Iron Fists' (Full Trailer In 2 Days)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 26, 2012 10:57 PM
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@PamGrier 1st peek at snap shot of "Iron Fist" full trailer on IGN.com in 2 days pic.twitter.com/0dEIvRlV

'Beasts Of The Southern Wild' Actor Dwight Henry Added To McQueen's '12 Years A Slave'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • June 26, 2012 8:50 PM
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Dwight Henry, the star alongside Quvenzhané Wallis (playing her father) in this year's critically accaimed Benh Zeitlin's Beasts Of The Southern Wild, is the latest addition to the grand, star-studded cast of Steve McQueen's 12 Years A Slave.

Jamie Foxx, Quentin Tarantino, Tyler Perry Added As Presenters For BET 2012 Awards

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 26, 2012 7:00 PM
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No Kerry Washington? Maybe the first two will come with some new Django Unchained footage; as for Tyler Perry... well he does have Alex Cross to push.

2012 ABFF Review: Conquering 'Otelo Burning' Finds Joy and Freedom Amidst Turmoil

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • June 26, 2012 6:43 PM
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Sublime in its rich ocean scenery, where you will indulge in for most of the film, the majestically photographed Otelo Burning is actually set in the South African province of Lamontville in the late 1980’s, around the time when Nelson Mandela was released from prison.

2012 Durban FilmMart Finance Forum To Raise Visibility Of Projects From The African Continent

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 26, 2012 6:31 PM
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The Cannes and Sundance (and other high-profile) film Markets aren't the only game in town.