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Posted on 17 February 2018 | 11:10 am
Films explore legacy of black slaves and
Films explore legacy of black slaves and white descendants ...seattlepi.comDANBURY, N.C. (AP) — Growing up in New York, Princess Hairston always looked forward to visiting her father's family in Henry County, Virginia. Riding in a car through the area, she'd note all the businesses that shared her surname, one that is fairly ...Films explore legacy of black slaves and white descendants :: WRAL ...WRAL.comall 1 news articles »
Posted on 16 February 2018 | 9:26 pm
'Upgrade Soul' author Ezra Claytan Daniels
EW.com'Upgrade Soul' author Ezra Claytan Daniels on Dwayne McDuffie ...EW.comThis weekend at Long Beach Comic Expo, the comic book industry will celebrate diversity with the fourth annual Dwayne McDuffie Awards. Presented in honor of the acclaimed comic and television writer (Justice League, Ben 10), the ceremony, according to ...and more »
Posted on 16 February 2018 | 2:28 pm
Kenrick Prince Talks His Short Film, 'Gema,'
Out MagazineKenrick Prince Talks His Short Film, 'Gema,' Ahead of Its HBO PremiereOut MagazineSometimes the stories we tell best are the ones we insert pieces of ourselves into. For filmmaker Kenrick Prince, tutelage from the great Sidney Poitier and his own life experiences helped him craft his emotional short film, Gema. Ahead of its premiere ...
Posted on 16 February 2018 | 11:43 am
Here are the box office records 'Black
Washington PostHere are the box office records 'Black Panther' could break this weekendWashington Post“Iron Man 3″ opened to $174.2 million in 2013. In addition to those accomplishments, every one of the 17 movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe has opened at No. 1 (yes, even “Ant-Man”), and “Black Panther” will make that 18 for 18. As “Black Panther ...'Black Panther' isn't the big screen's first black superheroOmaha World-Herald'Black Panther' a watershed in cultural history of African AmericansMiami Herald (blog)Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on 'Black Panther': All This Fuss Over a Superhero Movie?Hollywood ReporterBrinkwire (press release)all 3,178 news articles »
Posted on 16 February 2018 | 8:35 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