‘What Men Want’ Hits Hard With Its Raunchy Comedy and Offers Insight on Male-Dominated Workspaces – Review

What Men Want delivers on its a raunchy comedy and has a surprising message about the challenges women in positions of power in male-dominated spaces face on a daily basis. What Men Want has our central character, Ali Davis (Taraji P. Henson), in a peculiar situation - what happens when you have the power to … Continue reading ‘What Men Want’ Hits Hard With Its Raunchy Comedy and Offers Insight on Male-Dominated Workspaces – Review

‘Breaking In’ Is A Pretty Darn Good Thriller About A Very Impressive Mother (Spoiler-Free Review)

This Mother's Day weekend, take your mom to see Gabrielle Union transform into a badass mother to save her kids. With this film, Universal is offering something different for its audiences: a thriller about a mom who must break into her home and break some rules in an effort to rescue her children who are … Continue reading ‘Breaking In’ Is A Pretty Darn Good Thriller About A Very Impressive Mother (Spoiler-Free Review)

Ebony Life & Sony Pictures Television Developing Series About African Warrior Women

Sony Pictures Television has jumped on the Black Panther hype with an announcement that they will be developing a television show about African female warriors with pan-regional African broadcaster studio Ebony Life. The Dahomey Amazons/Warriors of the Kingdom of Dahomey,  present-day Republic of Benin, were an all-female front-line regiment. They were a fearsome group of African women who … Continue reading Ebony Life & Sony Pictures Television Developing Series About African Warrior Women

Amma Asante To Direct Cold War Drama, ‘The Billion Dollar Spy’

Amma Asante (A United Kingdom, Belle) will helm the upcoming adaptation of David E. Hoffman's thriller The Billion Dollar Spy for Walden Media. The Billion Dollar Spy is the true story of a man who became the Pentagon’s most valuable spy during the last years of the Cold War. Despite numerous rejections by a cautious CIA on the … Continue reading Amma Asante To Direct Cold War Drama, ‘The Billion Dollar Spy’

Sasheer Zamata, Tone Bell, DeWanda Wise & Y’lan Noel Will Star In Stella Meghie’s ‘The Weekend’

Stella Meghie's latest feature has found its cast. Sasheer Zamata (SNL, I Feel Pretty), Tone Bell (Disjointed), DeWanda Wise (She's Gotta Have It), and Y'lan Noel (Insecure) have been cast to lead Meghie's romantic-comedy. The Weekend. Actress-comedian Kym Whitley has also been cast, but her role is not been specified. Meghie will be directing from her … Continue reading Sasheer Zamata, Tone Bell, DeWanda Wise & Y’lan Noel Will Star In Stella Meghie’s ‘The Weekend’

Tiffany Haddish Set To Lead In Tyler Perry’s Next Film, ‘The List’, Tika Sumpter & Omari Hardwick To Co-Star

Girls Trip's breakout star, Tiffany Haddish, has found herself a leading role in Tyler Perry's next film, The List. When her wild sister (Haddish) gets released from prison and re-enters her life, Danica (Sumpter) is forced to accept that she may be getting “catfished” by an online boyfriend whom she has never met in person. … Continue reading Tiffany Haddish Set To Lead In Tyler Perry’s Next Film, ‘The List’, Tika Sumpter & Omari Hardwick To Co-Star

Octavia Spencer Reuniting With Tate Taylor For Psychological-Horror, ‘Ma’

Octavia Spencer will be reuniting with The Help director, Tate Taylor, for a psychological-horror produced by Blumhouse Productions. Jason Blum has lined up another interesting picture which will be a mix of horror and psychological thriller and it will star Oscar-winning actress, Octavia Spencer. She will be joined by Juliette Lewis and Luke Evans, who … Continue reading Octavia Spencer Reuniting With Tate Taylor For Psychological-Horror, ‘Ma’

‘Grown•ish’ S1 Ep. 5: ‘C.R.E.A.M: Cash Rules Everything Around Me’ Review

Relationships are tough, whether it be with your college sweethearts, your friends, or your own family. It's all part of growing up. In this episode we delve deeper into Cash's life. Last episode we learned about the unfair situation college athletes are in. In tonight's episode we see the life that rising stars like Cash … Continue reading ‘Grown•ish’ S1 Ep. 5: ‘C.R.E.A.M: Cash Rules Everything Around Me’ Review

‘Grown•ish’ S1 Ep. 4: ‘Starboy’ Review

In the opening scene Zoey speaks of the pressures, stress, and struggles college students are under everyday, but the real struggle is surviving the week between each Grown•ish episode. Episode 4 tackles the issue of college sports and the burdens put on student athletes. Cash Mooney is a hot-shot basketball player who enlists Zoey's help … Continue reading ‘Grown•ish’ S1 Ep. 4: ‘Starboy’ Review

Octavia Spencer & Jessica Chastain Will Reunite in a Holiday Comedy for Universal

Octavia Spencer and Jessica Chastain are reuniting for a holiday comedy, time to bring out the champagne. The Help was a wonderful film that shone a spotlight on many talented actresses. Chastain and Spencer received critical acclaim and awards for their performances as Celia and Minny. One of the highlights of the film was the … Continue reading Octavia Spencer & Jessica Chastain Will Reunite in a Holiday Comedy for Universal