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WHAT, MOTHERF****R?! Samuel L. Jackson Is Amazon’s New Voice for Alexa

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Fam, technology is getting wild out here! The latest update to Amazon’s popular voice-controlled digital assistant Alexa will soon include seasoned actor Samuel L. Jackson and his most prized asset: that voice! Advertisement From making Alexa a “doorbell concierge” to new podcast content, read about the more than 20 new Alexa features announced today at […]

Chris Rock’s ‘Saw’ Reboot Gets Pushed Up to Summer 2020

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He might’ve been “never scared” in his classic 2004 standup comedy special of the same name, but Chris Rock will definitely be trading in laughs for horrific screams when he debuts his Saw reboot next year. As an added bonus, it’s now being reported that we’ll see his revision of the epic horror series a […]

New ‘Shaft’ Film to Hit Theaters in June

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He’s bad mutha — shut your mouth! After a 19 year wait, the Shaft franchise will release its latest installment on June 14. But unlike the previous Shaft films, the newest movie will feature three Shafts all at once. Richard Roundtree will reprise his role from the original 1971  film, Samuel L. Jackson is back […]

Samuel L. Jackson, Nia Long, Anthony Mackie to Star in ‘The Banker’

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Director, George Nolfi has cast Samuel L. Jackson, Anthony Mackie, Nicholas Hoult, and Nia Long to star in The Banker, a reality-based dramatization that Nolfi wrote with Nicole Levy. Romulus Entertainment is financing the film, with Brad Feinstein of Romulus (Fences, Beatriz at Dinner) producing. The Banker is about two African American business people, Bernard […]

Veteran Black Journalist, Ed Gordon, Drops Powerful Documentary ‘Am I Black Enough’

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This week Ed Gordon’s documentary Am I Black Enough debut on BounceTV and the Brown Sugar streaming service. This film interviews celebrities about the concept of race, colorism within the community and how ridiculous it is to define one’s Blackness. Cultural Identity has always been a sensitive subject for African-Americans. Mostly because of slavery, the […]

Steph Curry Drops Gems in Online Course for 2018

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Words by Leslie Monet Chef Curry-with-the-pot is sharing some of his star power recipes becoming one of the latest VIP teachers of MasterClass. The online platform takes learning to another level using celebrity experts in varying industries to give their own rendition of how they’ve become successful. Steph Curry, among other greats like Samuel L. […]

Scarlett Johansson Is Now the Highest Grossing Actress Of All Time

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The blonde beauty does it one time for the ladies, landing the number 10 spot on the list of the highest grossing movie stars of all time. Scarlett Johansson, 31, has raked in $3.3 billion dollars in total, making her the 10th highest grossing actress on the list following behind an all male list of actors. […]

Samuel L. Jackson Reveals The Secrets Behind His Success

Every successful person has had their fair shares of failures, but they also have the moments that built them up. Samuel L. Jackson, 67, received the Lifetime Achievement Award at last night’s [Sunday, June 26] 2016 BET Awards and his acceptance speech revealed exactly what and who drove him to be the successful man that he […]

Donald Trump Calls Samuel L. Jackson “Boring” On Social Media

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Donald Trump is back on his bs and this time he swung on somebody that might just swing back. The Republican presidential candidate tweeted at actor Samuel L. Jackson on Tuesday, writing, “I don’t know @SamuelLJackson, to best of my knowledge haven’t played golf w/him & think he does too many TV commercials—boring. Not a […]

[Review] Spike Lee Hits Nerves With Controversial Satire “Chi-Raq”

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It’s undeniable the timeliness of Spike Lee‘s Chi-Raq is dead on. The timing is chillingly impeccable; released after the Windy City battles police corruption and political scandal that’ll make Olivia Pope blush. It’s a film that bulldozes politically correct agendas in a reality oozing with violence, crime and laughable injustice. A battle cry of sorts, […]

Watch Quentin Tarantino’s Gripping New Trailer For ‘Hateful Eight’

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This week, Quentin Tarantino and the Weinstein Company released the second trailer for upcoming epic western, Hateful Eight. The movie, set in post-civil war Wyoming, follows bounty hunter John “The Hangman” Ruth (Kurt Russell) who’s escorting fugitive Daisy (Jennifer Jason Leigh) through the storm-battered state to her destination of Red Rock. It centers on eight […]

BTS Of Spike Lee’s Latest Film “Chiraq”

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Pre-Production for the controversial Spike Lee film “Chiraq” is underway in Chicago. The cast gathered at the very first table read for the upcoming film.  Most of the cast has already been confirmed: Samuel L. Jackson, John Cusack,Wesley Snipes, Jeremy Piven, Common, Nick Cannon and Jennifer Hudson. “Chiraq” is described as a drama centered on the growing violence in Chicago. According […]

Samuel L. Jackson, Colin Firth, Magic Johnson & More Attend ‘Kingsman’ Screening

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Based upon the acclaimed comic book and directed by Matthew Vaughn (Kick Ass, X-Men: First Class), “Kingsman: The Secret Service” tells a story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined, but promising street kid into the agency’s ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.

Film Review: ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Best Marvel Film To Date

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The wait is finally over! “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” is now playing. Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo and written by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, the film stars Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Cobie Smulders, Frank Grillo, Emily VanCamp, Hayley Atwell, Robert Redford, and Samuel L. Jackson.