Day: November 3, 2012

Middle of Nowhere

Winner of the Best Director Award at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, MIDDLE OF NOWHERE follows Ruby, a bright medical student who sets aside her dreams and suspends her career when her husband is incarcerated. As the committed couple stares into the hollow end of an eight-year prison […]

2013 Should be an Interesting Year for Studio Black Cinema

2013 should be an interesting year for studio black cinema, with at least 3 feature films starring ensemble casts of familiar faces, in production: Addicted; David Talbert’s Baggage Claim (which Paula Patton, Derek Luke, Octavia Spencer, Taye Diggs, Trey Songz, Jill Scott, J Cole, Djimon Hounsou, Adam Brody, Morris Chestnut, Lauren London, Christina Milian, Tia Mowry and Terrence Jenkins (aka Terrence J); Screen Gems remake of the 1986 rom-com, About Last Night, […]

Emayatzy Corinealdi, Tyson Beckford Join Cast Of ‘Addicted’ (2013 Shaping Up To Be A Big Year)

We can also now add Emayatzy Corinealdi (star of Ava DuVernay’s Middle Of Nowhere) and Tyson Beckford to the cast of Lionsgate’s big screen adaptation of erotic fiction writer Zane’s popular novel Addicted, which follows the trials and tribulations of a successful sex-addicted African American professional woman. Corinealdi and Beckford join the already cast Tasha Smith, Boris Kodjoe, Sharon Leal, and William Levy) in aPaul […]

Blake Griffin Is Officially Welcomed By Jordan Brand

After some deserved speculation following BG32 rocking the Jordan Super.Fly in the Clippers opener, Team Jordan Brand has officially announced that the All-Star Forward is officially down with the Jumpman. After a busy off-season signing rookies Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Kendall Marshall, Jared Sullinger and Jeff Taylor as well as Olympian Russell […]