Larry Cohen documentary King Cohen gets a
Flickering Myth (blog)Larry Cohen documentary King Cohen gets a poster and trailerFlickering Myth (blog)Told through compelling live interviews, stills and film/TV clips, the people who helped fulfill his vision, and industry icons such as Martin Scorsese, John Landis, Michael Moriarty, Fred Williamson, Yaphet Kotto and many more, including Larry himself ...
Posted on 25 March 2017 | 7:06 pm
Movie Review: Life - Reason (blog)
Reason (blog)Movie Review: LifeReason (blog)... so involving—is vivid character details: the eerie unflappability of Ian Holme's android science officer, the borderline hysteria of Veronica Cartwright's navigator, the blue-collar wisecracking of Yaphet Kotto and Harry Dean Stanton as the ship's ...and more »
Posted on 23 March 2017 | 2:43 pm
Work Is a Four-Letter Word: Short movie
Work Is a Four-Letter Word: Short movie notesPatheos (blog)Blue Collar: It is 1978, the year of my birth, and three desperate autoworkers are planning a robbery: Richard Pryor, Yaphet Kotto, and Harvey Keitel. This was just an intensely watchable movie. Emotionally raw, utterly hero-less (our working-class ...
Posted on 20 March 2017 | 8:42 pm
Nine things we learned about “Alien:
austin360 (blog)Nine things we learned about “Alien: Covenant” at SXSWaustin360 (blog)Science and mathematics is art at that level.” Sure. Were Waterston's character to be dropped into the original “Alien,” she would be hanging in the bowels of the ship. “I would want to be hanging out with Harry Dean Stanton and Yaphet Kotto ...SXSW 2017: Ridley Scott, Katherine Waterston, and Danny McBride Talk Alien: CovenantDread CentralAlien: Covenant | Meet Walter | 20th Century FOX - YouTubeYouTubeall 168 news articles »
Posted on 10 March 2017 | 1:54 pm
Repeat after me, Parks Canada: 'It's only a
Repeat after me, Parks Canada: 'It's only a movie ...'iPolitics.ca (subscription)Black American actor Yaphet Kotto managed to play the villain Mr. Big in Live and Let Die without persuading millions of people that all blacks were ruthless gangsters. Japanese-American actor Harold Sakata did fine work playing the devilish Oddjob in ...and more »
Posted on 10 March 2017 | 1:00 pm
Should James Bond Always Be Played By A
According to The Huffington Post, former Sony Pictures Entertainment co-chairman Amy Pascal once expressed an interest in casting Idris Elba as the first “black James Bond.” Is casting a black man as a white James Bond a good idea? Yaphet Kotto, who played the first and only black James Bond villain, says an emphatic, “No.” Should James Bond Always Be Played By A White Man? One Black Actor ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 5:28 pm
Idris Elba on Chance of Him Playing Bond:
Plus, Yaphet Kotto believes 007 should be white.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 8:14 am
Bond villain Yaphet Kotto: '007 will
Bond villain Yaphet Kotto is convinced a black actor will never be hired to play 007 because creator Ian Fleming wrote the character as white.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 7:22 pm
Idris Elba Responds To Roger Moore's
Idris Elba is an incredible actor and one hell of a hunk. So of course he'd make a perfect Bond! HE'S GOT THE ACCENT. Sure, the James Bond character was traditionally white but so was the lead in Annie! Roger Moore, a former Bond, said that someone who is "English-English" should play Bond. Many misconstrued his words as [...]
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 2:58 pm
Yaphet Kotto says James Bond should be
The very first black James Bond villain, Yaphet Kotto, has said the legendary secret agent role should only ever be portrayed by a white actor and 'political correctness be damned'.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 10:50 am
Parker in 'Alien': 'Memba Him?!
HERE'S THE RUNDOWN Khloe Gets Out of Town with Her New BF after Lamar Run-In A Crazy Machete Incident Involving an Oscar-Nominated Film Ice Cube Ain't Scared of Some Amusement Park Ride FOX Faces a Big Problem with 'Empire' and Terrence Howard
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 5:39 pm
The top 10 Carl Weathers movie and TV roles
They’re both just henchmen roles, but he’s particularly fun in Friday Foster, where he plays a creepy stalker following Pam Grier, and then getting into a fist fight with Yaphet Kotto. He also wears a pretty sick checked blazer and red tie combo.
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 3:20 pm
Bond Villain Yaphet Kotto Blasts Idea Of
Despite former Sony Pictures Entertainment co-chairman Amy Pascal expressing her interest to cast Idris Elba as the first “Black James Bond,” one particular black character from the iconic franchise has totally rebuffed the idea from fans' wish lists.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 2:29 am
Yaphet Kotto: James Bond Should be ‘Played
*Count Yaphet Kotto among the folks who thinks casting a black actor as James Bond is political correctness run amok. The African American actor who played Dr. Kananga/Mr Big in “Live and Let Die,” believes “James Bond was established by Ian Fleming ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 3:26 am
Actor who played first ever black Bond
The very first black James Bond villain, Yaphet Kotto, has said the legendary secret agent role should only ever be portrayed by a white actor and 'political correctness be damned'. Kotto, who starred as Dr Kananga in the 1973 Bond installment Live And Let ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 3:21 am