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'Coming To America 2': Jermaine Fowler Cast As One Of The Leads Opposite Eddie Murphy In Sequel

Jermaine Fowler is the first new actor added to Coming to America 2.  The news was first reported by Variety on Tuesday, who said that Fowler would be one of the leads alongside a returning Eddie Murphy. If previous report are believed to be true, Fowler is one of two young leads (one male and one female) that will be at the focal point of the film. That April report from Observer...

Film,News

'Fast Color,' Which Chronicles Three Generations Of Black Women With Superhuman Abilities, Is Now Available For Digital Download

Fast Color is now available for digital download. The Julia Hart-directed film first premiered at SXSW and it stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Saniyya Sidney and Lorraine Toussaint. The film was produced by Hart and her husband, La La producer Jordan Horowitz. It is the story of a woman named Ruth (Mbatha-Raw) who is forced to go on the run when her superhuman abilities are discovered. Now,...

Festivals

L.A.! Win A Chance To Attend The 'Boyz N The Hood' Screening With Laurence Fishburne And Nia Long

Calling all Los Angeles Black cinephiles! On June 27, the SAG-AFTRA Foundation will be hosting a screening of the late John Singleton's classic film Boyz N The Hood with a pre-screening Q&A with stars Laurence Fishburne, Nia Long and Tyra Burrell. The screening, which takes place at 8 p.m. at the Ford Theater, is a part of the Foundation's 4-night outdoor screening series called...

News

WATCH: 'Us' Behind-The-Scenes Clip Gives Insight Into The Tethered's Look And Jordan Peele Talks About Representation In The Film [Exclusive]

In an exclusive, behind-the-scenes clip from Us, the intricacies and thought process behind the look of "the tethered" is discussed and director Jordan Peele highlights the importance of Black representation and Black women being realistically portrayed in film. Watch the clip below: Here's a description of the movie: The story is set in the present day and follows Adelaide and...

Series,News

'Jodie': Tracee Ellis Ross To Star In And Produce 'Daria' Spinoff

Tracee Ellis Ross will star in and executive produce the Daria spinoff, Jodie. It is one of multiple spinoffs of Daria, originally a Beavis and Butt-head spinoff in development at MTV Studios. It was initially titled Daria and Jodie but has been redeveloped to focus solely on Jodie. Tracee Ellis Ross will voice Jodie. The series, written by Grace Nkenge Edwards, will "follow Jodie...