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Tyrese, Nas, Luke James, Jacob Latimore Join Kasi Lemmons' 'Black Nativity' Musical; Raphael Saadiq Scoring

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 29, 2013 10:12 AM
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We can now add Tyrese Gibson, Luke James, singer Jacob Latimore and rapper Nas to the cast of Fox Searchlight's Kasi Lemmons' musical Black Nativity, which is now back on track, as previously reported, after a brief hiatus, due to the fact that an actor to play the lead male role had yet to be secured.

Kasi Lemmons Tapped To Direct Film Adaptation Of South African Tome 'Agaat'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 26, 2012 5:01 PM
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Another Kasi Lemmons project that we can only hope will eventually (sooner than later) see the light of day.

Samuel L. Jackson, Angela Bassett & Jennifer Hudson May Star in Kasi Lemmons' 'Black Nativity'

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • July 3, 2012 8:08 PM
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Samuel L. Jackson and Angela Bassett are in negotiations to reunite for Fox Seachlight's Black Nativity, based on Langston Hughes' Broadway gospel musical. Jennifer Hudson is also in negotiations to join Jackson and Bassett, who were last seen in the Katori Hall/Kenny Leon acclaimed broadway production The Mountaintop.

Kasi Lemmons Set To Helm "On Beauty" Based On Zadie Smith Novel

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 27, 2012 6:56 PM
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  • 20 Comments
Some exciting news for fans of Lemmons and author Zadie Smith!