The Most Popular Shadow & Act Post of 2016 Was This Project Announcement…

George and Willie Muse

No, it wasn’t some review, critique, essay or *think piece* that drew controversy, as has often been the case on this blog over the years; I suppose that means we didn’t piss enough people off this year compared to previous… Continue Reading

Julius Onah’s ‘God Particle’ (Produced By JJ Abrams) Is Apparently Part of the ‘Cloverfield’ Universe

David Oyelowo, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Julius Onah’s sci-fi thriller “God Particle,” which J.J. Abrams is producing, with Gugu Mbatha-Raw and David Oyelowo attached to star, will apparently be the latest in the “Cloverfield” franchise/universe – this, according to The Wrap today. Said to have been one of Hollywood’s most… Continue Reading

Chadwick Boseman Adds Reverend Jeffrey Brown (Architect of “Boston Miracle”) Project to Slate

Chadwick Boseman

Having already played Jackie Robinson, James Brown, and, in an upcoming film, Thurgood Marshall (directed by Reginald Hudlin), Chadwick Boseman is taking on another real-life personality in Reverend Jeffrey Brown, the Baptist minister who was one of the co-founders of the Boston Ten Point Coalition,… Continue Reading

Meet Krall (The Federation’s Most Deadly New Enemy Played By Idris Elba) in ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Featurette


A year ago, we learned that Idris Elba had joined the cast of the next “Star Trek” movie (the 3rd one, “Star Trek Beyond”), playing a villain – an original character not from the existing “Star Trek” universe – that co-writer and co-star of the movie,… Continue Reading

Filming Has Wrapped on Denzel Washington’s ‘Fences’ Film Adaptation; Viola Davis Shares Set Pics (Oscar Potential?)


A film that’s on my list of potential Oscar nominees for 2017, Denzel Washington’s adaptation of August Wilson’s “Fences,” which Washington and Viola Davis will star in, has apparently wrapped filming as Davis’ below tweet, posted earlier today, states! It all… Continue Reading