movie just got word from a very REPUTABLE SNITCH that actress Vivica Foxx just got LisaRaye FIRED from a movie role. According to’s insider, LisaRaye was dropped from the “Gang of Roses 2” movie project because of her ongoing beef with once upon a time BFF Ms. Vivica A. Fox. Principle photography is set […]

Fishburne, who has confirmed he’s leaving the show after 2-1/2 seasons, worked hard and pretty successfully to fill the large shoes left by William Petersen, who for nine seasons played lead investigator Dr. Gilbert Grissom. But a “CSI,” or its role model “Law & Order,” isn’t designed to fully take advantage of the movie-star power […]

“Jumping the Broom” was a hit and show’s T.D. Jakes growing abilities to produce a good flick. So with the new success, the preacher/movie mogul is moving forward to co-produce with former Fox Studios head Joe Roth, a new production for Sony based on a non-fiction book. “Heaven is For Real: A Little Boy’s Astounding […]

*He’s only 14-years-old, but Christopher CJ Wallace is already holding it down as an actor. The son of R&B singer Faith Evans and the now deceased Notorious B.I.G. (one of the most revered rappers in music history), will soon be seen in the drama/comedy, “Everything Must Go,” (Roadside Attractions) starring Will Ferrell. The film is […]

Yup there’s yet another biopic in the works. This time Mary J Blige has confirmed she is still preparing to play Nina Simone in a biopic “Nina”. (It’s a working title.) The film will be based on Simone’s own book “I Put a Spell on You”. The book focuses on the relationship with her assistant […]

Rapper/actor/producer Ice Cube will be teaming up with Disney to get his film Chrome and Paint in shape for the big screen. This won’t be an Are We There Yet?-style family joint, but rather a gritty look at the car-culture of South Central LA, in which Cube says that there will definitely be some people […]

Rapper/actor/producer Ice Cube will be teaming up with Disney to get his film Chrome and Paint in shape for the big screen. This won’t be…

“Sparkle” the remake has been green lighted by Sony productions and is set to begin filming soon. It’s not “Dreamgirls” and it certainly isn’t anything like it, let’s just put that out there right now, at least that’s what producer Debra Martin-Chase told Sister 2 Sister and now you know. Although the story is also […]

The black and beautiful cast of “The Best Man” reunited recently, 12 years after it’s 1999 release, at Boa restaurant in Los Angeles. And is it just us, or have none of them aged?

Source From 50 Cent is not the only rapper taking a stab at the movie business. But luckily Jay-Z has chosen to stay behind the camera (can you see him acting?) by forming a production company with black Hollywood veterans Will and Jada Smith. Fresh off of their collaboration as co-producers of the hit […]

I’ve already seen For Colored Girls. But I’m thinking, “here we go again.” The last thing I wanted (or needed) to see was another film that painted the black man as society’s stammering uber-demon, who comes to steal, kill and destroy; or another project that portrays black men as this nation’s perpetual delinquents — jobless, thoughtless […]

The December 2010 isse of ESSENCE is gonna be a biggie. It’s a split cover plastered with the full cast from Tyler Perry’s For Colored Girls movie.