Vanessa del Rio Biopic In the Works!

28 03 2013

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Hollywood continues to search for ideas that could entertain and educate audiences on the big screen. With the proliferation of porn stars crossing over to mainstream films, it would make sense that producers would want to make a film about one of the biggest stars in the porn industry, the Latin spitfire Vanessa del Rio. Read the rest of this entry »





Hollywood United in Tragedy

22 07 2012

In wake of the tragic events that occured in Aurora, Colorado last Friday, Hollywood has taken an unprecedented stand to show respect for the victims of the shooting. Read the rest of this entry »





Marley Documentary Greenlit!

2 02 2011

The life of celebrated Reggae icon, Bob Marley will be the subject of an upcoming documentary by filmmaker Kevin Macdonald. The film will tell coincide with the 30th anniversary of the death of ‘dreadlocked rasta’ and will be produced by Tuff Gong Pictures and Shangri-La Entertainment. Read the rest of this entry »





Perry is the New Alex Cross?

1 02 2011

Earlier today, director Tyler Perry released his second new poster for his upcoming film, Madea’s Big Happy Family but that’s not the biggest surprise of the day. In an absolute shocker, the prolific writer/director has been tabbed to take over the role of Alex Cross in a reboot of the series made famous by Morgan Freeman. Read the rest of this entry »





Distribution Deal for “Gun Hill Road!”

28 01 2011

While many of the majors were making film acquisitions at the Sundance Film Festival, it seems that many of the small Black indie filmmakers had to wait there turns for news of their projects being picked up for distribution. The latest filmmaker to get a deal is director Rashaad Ernesto Green for his film, Gun Hill Road. Read the rest of this entry »





“Pariah” Comes into Focus!

28 01 2011

The hits keep coming from Sundance. Spike Lee protege, Dee Rees’ debut film, ‘Pariah,’ which premiered  to rave reviews at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, has been acquired by Focus Features for theatrical distribution, according to Deadline.com. Read the rest of this entry »





Travolta in Talks to Play the Teflon Don!

26 01 2011

Oscar nominee and Golden Globe winner John Travolta has played a mob hitman and a shylock but he is currently negotiating for a chance to play the Teflon Don, New York City mob boss John Gotti in an upcoming film. The film will tell the story about three generations of the crime family. Read the rest of this entry »





Smith’s “Annie” Remake Confirmed!

26 01 2011

Last year, Will Smith’s Overbrook Entertainment provided a star vehicle for his son Jaden in The Karate Kid, this year Willow Smith will get her film, the popular Broadway musical remake, Annie. Read the rest of this entry »