Nelsan Ellis

Lafeyette was one of the few nuanced portrayals of a queer black man on TV.
Ellis' character challenged the viewer to explore their notions of masculinity and sexuality.
The actor's family released a statement about his struggle with drugs and alcohol in an effort to help others.
His manager has confirmed the news.
As James Brown’s highly anticipated biopic, “Get On Up,” is set to hit theaters this Friday, The Godfather Of Soul’s legacy
But director Tate Taylor ("The Help") pressed. He brought Boseman in to read a scene in the movie of Brown at 63 and was
(h/t Instinct) ...You make a statement when you do something like that... If you have a child, if you have a son, and he
Check out more of Jill Scott’s HuffPost Live interview in the clip above. “We had to approach it very gingerly. The family
During a recent interview with The Huffington Post, Boseman opened up on portraying the hardest-working man in show business
Papa's got a brand-new bag, and this time it's in the form of a biopic. James Brown will finally see his life play out on the big screen now that Universal and Imagine Entertainment are moving forward with the long-gestating film.