Q&A: Samuel Jackson on race, Trump and
ABC10Q&A: Samuel Jackson on race, Trump and loving his jobABC10Now when I did see Sidney Poitier or Harry Belafonte, I often questioned my mama about why he died all the time. Then when I started getting cast in something, I'd flip through the script and see what page I died on. I got it, at that point. AP: You'll ...and more »
Posted on 18 August 2017 | 6:27 am
First Coast Happenings - Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsFlorida Times-Union“In the Heat of the Night,” as part of the Summer Classic Movies series, 2 p.m., Florida Theatre, 128 E. Forsyth St. The 1967 film stars Sidney Poitier and Rod Steiger. In celebration of the film's 50th anniversary. $7.50. (904) 355-2787. Silent ...
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 2:11 pm
Bart & Fleming: How Bad Was Movie Summer
DeadlineBart & Fleming: How Bad Was Movie Summer 2017?DeadlineDenzel Washington has adhered to advice given him early by Sidney Poitier that was basically, if they see you during the week they will not pay to see you on the weekend when your movie comes out. If you look at all the movie stars doing series and ...
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 1:55 pm
As Charlottesville Exposes America's Racism,
As Charlottesville Exposes America's Racism, 'Lemon' Helps ...IndieWireThe footage of white supremacists and neo-Nazis marching through Charlottesville is horrific, although there's comic value in the absurdity of racist lunatics ...and more »
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 1:34 pm
Hugh Masekela, Bernice King and Morris Dees
Hugh Masekela, Bernice King and Morris Dees to be honored.The Commercial AppealNational Civil Rights Museum unveils Freedom Award winners.and more »
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 10:31 am
Robertson Treatment Syndicated Column
RT: With so many classic films being redone, is there a remake you’d like to star in? VR: Yes, Brother John, a very old film Sidney Poitier I caught one night It didn’t do well. It was barely seen. He plays a Christ-like character who returns to the ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 8:35 pm
Steve McQueen's Bio-Pic of Paul Robeson Will
In 1977, Gil Noble wrote and directed The Tallest Tree in Our Forest, a 90-minute documentary about Robeson. Two years later, Sidney Poitier narrated a 30-minute film, Paul Robeson: Tribute to an Artist, that won an Academy Award for Documentary Short Subject.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 12:58 am
Harlem is essential NYC stop
Ruby Dee and Sidney Poitier. The Schomburg is also home to murals from the 1930s Works Progress Administration program; nypl.org/locations/schomburg, 515 Malcolm X Blvd. near 136th Street. You'll find more historic murals across the street inside Harlem ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 7:13 pm
Stars believe you ’re mature when you find
Although I ran into Sidney Poitier at the gulf course a few years back and he gave the last piece of good news I’ve had in a while. He says that you get a huge burst of energy at 70. So, I waited for that, hanging on by my ringer nails! And you know what?
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 1:12 pm
Two More Women Accuse Bill Cosby of Sexual
The comedian sent her flowers after the incident, she turned them away. Charlotte Fox was a 23-year-old extra in the 1974 film Uptown Saturday Night starring Cosby, Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte. Fox says one night Cosby invited her to a jazz club and ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 5:29 am