Interview: Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Foxx Talk ‘Just Mercy, Working with Bryan Stevenson & How Art Impacts The Culture

Last week, I attended the Just Mercy press junket in New York City. For those unfamiliar with the film, Just Mercy is a 2019 American legal drama directed by Destin Daniel Cretton and stars Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Foxx, Rob Morgan, O'Shea Jackson Jr., Tim Blake Nelson, Rafe Spall, and Brie Larson. It tells the true story … Continue reading Interview: Michael B. Jordan and Jamie Foxx Talk ‘Just Mercy, Working with Bryan Stevenson & How Art Impacts The Culture

TIFF 2019: ‘Just Mercy’ Boasts Powerful Performances From Its Cast – Review

There are many cracks within the justice system and many people who have been wrongfully convicted of crimes who have spent years behind bars and on death row. With the appeals process being long and arduous, many are left feeling hopeless and ignored - and it’s no surprise why. However, attorney and activist Bryan Stevenson … Continue reading TIFF 2019: ‘Just Mercy’ Boasts Powerful Performances From Its Cast – Review

Michael B. Jordan to Produce and Star in ‘The Silver Bear’

Michael B. Jordan is to star and produce in a film titled, The Silver Bear. The film is an adaptation of a novel written by author, screenwriter, and producer Derek Haas who co-wrote 3:10 to Yuma, Wanted, and The Double starring Topher Grace and Richard Gere. The novel explores the story of an anti-hero who becomes the most … Continue reading Michael B. Jordan to Produce and Star in ‘The Silver Bear’

O’Shea Jackson Jr. Joins Brie Larson and Michael B. Jordan for ‘Just Mercy’

O'Shea Jackson Jr. joins the cast of Destin Daniel Cretton's legal drama, Just Mercy. Jackson will be joining Michael B. Jordan (who also produces), Brie Larson and Jamie Foxx. The film is based on true events and follows Stevenson (Jordan) on his first case, as he defends wrongly accused Walter McMillan (Jamie Foxx) from death row. Stevenson, the founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, has dedicated his career to fighting for those wrongly accused or convicted of crimes they did not commit. Production is expected to begin next month in Atlanta.  Jackson starred in Den of Thieves which was released earlier this year and … Continue reading O’Shea Jackson Jr. Joins Brie Larson and Michael B. Jordan for ‘Just Mercy’

Brie Larson in Final Negotiations to Star Alongside Michael B. Jordan in ‘Just Mercy’

Academy Award winner, Brie Larson is in advanced talks to join Michael B. Jordan in the upcoming legal drama, Just Mercy from Warner Bros. Currently, the details of Larson's role is unknown, but the film is an adaptation of Bryan Stevenson's 2014 memoir of his first case with Jordan starring as Stevenson. Stevenson, who was … Continue reading Brie Larson in Final Negotiations to Star Alongside Michael B. Jordan in ‘Just Mercy’

Michael B. Jordan to Star in Rooster Teeth’s ‘gen:LOCK’

It’s just been announced that Michael B. Jordan will be starring in Rooster Teeth’s new animated show, gen:LOCK as main character Julian Chase! https://www.instagram.com/p/BjDqRwAB7ib/?utm_source=ig_twitter_share&igshid=zinuk3iaq5s9 In case you’re unaware, gen:LOCK is a 3D animated mecha series, inspired by mech anime. According to Rooster Teeth, the show’s summary is: “On the losing side of a global culture … Continue reading Michael B. Jordan to Star in Rooster Teeth’s ‘gen:LOCK’

Michael B. Jordan Teams With ‘Black Panther’ Writer to Produce ‘Fail Safe’ Film for Netflix

Michael B. Jordan's star has been on the rise for a long time. He has had lead roles in many critically accalimed films but his most recent portrayal as Erik Killmonger in Marvel's Black Panther really has people paying attention, if they weren't before. Most recently, Jordan launched his production company Outlier Society and he … Continue reading Michael B. Jordan Teams With ‘Black Panther’ Writer to Produce ‘Fail Safe’ Film for Netflix

‘Creed 2’ Begins Production; Official Synopsis Released

Spin-Offs can be a hard gamble, especially when it's a spin-off from a critically acclaimed franchise like Rocky. However, Creed surprised many as a well crafted story that paid homage to the classic characters we fell in love with decades ago. Now, it has officially been announced that the highly anticipated sequel has begun production … Continue reading ‘Creed 2’ Begins Production; Official Synopsis Released

Michael B. Jordan joins WWII action-drama ‘The Liberators’

After the success of Black Panther, Michael B. Jordan has become one of the hottest names in Hollywood. Michael B. Jordan will be producing he World War II action-drama The Liberators. The film centers around the 761st regiment in World War II, an entirely African-American combat unit who's bravery and love for their country led to the desegregation … Continue reading Michael B. Jordan joins WWII action-drama ‘The Liberators’