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Interviews,Television

Mekia Cox on portraying the first live-action version of Disney's Princess Tiana (EXCLUSIVE)

The timeless lyrics of the Disney song “When you wish upon a star… anything your heart desires will come  to you” notwithstanding, actress Mekia Cox, who plays Princess Tiana on the ABC series Once Upon A Time, believes "You are what you attract.” She explains, “I believe in creating goals and focusing on those goals. You shoot for the moon and you land among the stars. I happened to...

Film,Interviews

Joe Morton talks about his role as scientist Silas Stone in 'Justice League' and more (EXCLUSIVE)

Joe Morton remembers, “For us as children, it was our own private house of horrors.” He continues, “The showers were still there, the ovens were still there, there’s a huge field that obviously they brought the holocaust victims onto so they could get air that was just miserable. We would go and we would play around them as if they were something out of Halloween.” An only child to an...

Opinion

Revisiting classic romantic comedy-drama 'The Inkwell' — 23 years later

Back in 1994, after the success of Straight Out of Brooklyn, Matty Rich chose as his second directorial effort, a coming-of-age comedy-drama called The Inkwell, named for a real-life popular summer destination of the so-called Talented Tenth since the 1890s. The Inkwell is a sobriquet for a strip of beach located in the town of Oak Bluffs, which is itself one of the six towns that make...

Film,Interviews

Filmmaker Deon Taylor chats about his career and upcoming psychological thriller, 'Motivated Seller'

Deon Taylor wrote his first feature film on the team bus going back and forth from his basketball games in Germany. He hadn’t been going to school for film or screenwriting when he did...at least not formally. It was the nineties and his girlfriend would send him boxes of DVDs regularly so he could entertain himself in a country where everything but sports and film got lost in...

Interviews,Television

Ashleigh Murray talks 'Riverdale' Season 2, audiences learning more about Josie and more

Viewers may wonder if the melodious song stylings of The CW's Riverdale’s Josie and The Pussycats are their real voices. Ashleigh Murray, who plays the leader of the band, Josie, assures us that they are. “Every song that is put out for the show for the soundtrack, we all sing on it. We’re a very talented group of people.” She affirms that producers were specifically looking for...