Zoe Saldana was heavily criticized for portraying Nina Simone in the 2016 biopic. “I should have never played Nina,” Saldana admitted during an interview with Pose creator Steven Canals on Instagram Live on Tuesday. “I should have done everything in my power with the leverage that I had 10 years ago, which was a different […]
Alicia Keys is officially back! The 15-time GRAMMY Award-winning singer returns to give us new music after three long years since her last project, Here. This time around, she’s got Miguel along for the ride to present a new music video — err, “visual sonic installation” in her words! — that talks about the truest […]
In anticipation of LAIKA Entertainment’s upcoming animated film Missing Link, Nike is putting a spotlight on the movie’s fantastical main character Mr. Link with a special iteration of the equally fantastic Air Max 1 sneaker. Advertisement The collaborative design is being referred to as the “Air Susan” — the name Mr. Link prefers to go […]
Drake notified fans that in 24 hours he would drop new music on Friday and he did not disappoint. On Friday, “Nice For What” dropped and Twitter immediately went crazy. “Nice For What” sidetracks from the typical Drake singles where he talks about relationships with women and instead this track is all about celebrating a […]
Zoe Saldana has revealed she suffers from the autoimmune disease, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis; a condition she has witnessed affect her mother and sister. The 38 year old actress and mother of twins credits “clean eating” as an essential part of her treatment plan. “Your body doesn’t have the energy it needs to filter toxins, causing it to […]
Zoë Saldana‘s casting in the 2016 biopic Nina about the life and times of Nina Simone stirred up a bit of controversy, to say the least. Many felt that she was unfit for the role because she wore “Black face” and a prosthetic nose to play the part. Simone’s estate obviously felt the same way because […]
The Nina biopic, starring Zoe Saldana, will hit theaters in April amid much controversy about the decision to cast Saldana as the late, legendary Nina Simone, and today things between Saldana and the Nine Simone estate have escalated over the past few days, due mainly to the unveiling of the official poster by RLJ entertainment. After the […]
After years of red tape, the controversial Nina Simone biopic starring Zoe Saldana, is slated for release in theaters and video-on-demand in April of this year. Additionally, the film got its first official poster, showing off Saldana’s look as the legendary Simone, and while there has not yet been a trailer release, with the release date […]
MTV revealed the nominees for the 2015 MTV Movie Awards, setting the stage for an epic battle at the only awards show where Guardians of the Galaxy will go head-to-head with an American Sniper and fierce females, Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Stone, Shailene Woodley, Reese Witherspoon and Scarlett Johansson will face off for the coveted golden popcorn.
“Black or White” is the story of a grandfather (Academy Award winner Kevin Costner) who is suddenly left to care for his beloved granddaughter. When her paternal grandmother (Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer) seeks custody with the help of her brother (Anthony Mackie), the little girl is torn between two families who love her deeply.
Let’s face it, there’s not a glut of quality roles and opportunities given to people of color both in front of and behind the camera. Actress Reagan Gomez-Preston is doing a thing or two to change that perception. The voice of Roberta Tubbs on Fox’s Family Guy and Jasmine Russel on TV One’s Love That Girl […]