An inside look at how Tate Taylor's thriller became Spencer's first lead vehicle, in a part originally written for a white actress.
The adaptation of the best-selling thriller opens Oct. 7.
If you hear that there's a biopic coming out about an influential African-American icon, the six words you don't want to hear connected to it are "From the director of The Help".
As James Brown’s highly anticipated biopic, “Get On Up,” is set to hit theaters this Friday, The Godfather Of Soul’s legacy
"Get on Up," produced by Brian Grazer, had gone through other iterations. At one time, Spike Lee was to direct. Later, Mick
“So we’re very ginger, but you feel it. I definitely did. I had a stunt coordinator, but I had to let go in order to actually
What were some of the most interesting facts that you learned about him that you didn't know prior to filming? I knew it
Scott also joins Dan Aykroyd among the newest casting additions for "Get On Up." Aykroyd will play Ben Bart, the president
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.
According to Variety, Chadwick Boseman, who broke onto the scene this year as Jackie Robinson in "42," will play Brown. Tate
“I had the rights for a very long time, from about 12 years ago. I was really determined to do it for a variety of reasons
Now, however, it appears Lee's version will go the way of his long-planned Jackie Robinson biopic. Deadline.com reports that
It was such a great experience that I hope I will be afforded more. We were really supportive of each other, and I believe
In contrast to The Help, The Long Walk Home shows African-American maids as active participants in the civil rights struggle -- and remains a much more uplifting and hard-hitting movie about the plight and pluck of black domestic servants confronting racism.
It is greatly worthwhile to celebrate the notable movies of 2011 that took the risk of advocating for democratic freedom, the political principle that makes so much film artistry possible.
Will your crew, Allison Janney and Octavia Spencer, etc., be in that one? Are they now your go-to? I've always admired what
What I hate to say is, because when you ever own anything like that, people think you're playing yourself. And there is so