Sapphire to Publish ‘Push’ Sequel
Hollywood loves a good story, and even better, a good sequel. Fresh off of last year’s Oscar wins, Sapphire, author of the novel Push which…
Mo’Nique’s Academy Award Acceptance Speech
In the most anticipated victory since Obama took office (overstated, much?), a resplendent Mo'Nique was calm and collected as she accepted her Best Supporting Actre…
Movies & TV
PRECIOUS FINDS HOME AT OWN
The Oprah Winfrey Network has acquired the TV rights to the film Precious from Lionsgate. The film's executive producers included Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry, so…
Murphy’s Law: Race + Sex= WTF?!!!
Am I missing something? Sure the narcissistic ramblings of pop-rock guitarist John Mayer, who was under the impression that the world was clamoring to discover…
CIVIL WRITES: No Mo’
Anybody whose had the opportunity to talk cinema with me over the last couple of months know I’m not a big fan of the movie…
“Precious” Earns 6 Oscar Noms
Oscar nominations are in and Precious locked in six nominations. They include Best Picture, Best Actress (Gabourey Sidibe), Best Supporting Actress (Mo'Nique), Best Director (Lee Daniels),…
Precious Director Nominated for DGA
Lee Daniels keeps the Precious awards nominations coming. The director put himself in elite company by being nominated for a Directors Guild of America award.