April 28, 2017

Tag Archives: Loretta Devine

‘Glee’ is getting Kathy Griffin?

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Glee’ has reportedly decided to take on the ‘D-List’ and will allegedly have Kathy Griffin showing up on an upcoming episode. Griffin will reportedly be playing a judge when Regionals start up, states TVLine.com. While it was rumored that she will be playing a character who is similar to Sarah[...]

‘For Colored Girls’ from the world’s only (?) white, Jewish Tyler Perry fan.

By Scott Mendelson hollywoodnews.com: For the record, I have not seen the original play For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf. This is my first exposure to this material and should be treated as such. Anyway, as a film, For Colored Girls represents only a token[...]

This Week In Movies – “Megamind,” “Due Date,” “For Colored Girls”

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: For the third time this year Dreamworks Animation has scored strongly at the boxoffice in their continuing challenge to Disney and Pixar to top the ‘toon parade. “Megamind,” a really funny twist on the superhero genre featuring the voices of Will Farrell, Tina Fey[...]

Tyler Perry’s ‘For Colored Girls’ gets first official trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Though it just recently crossed our radar, Tyler Perry’s “For Colored Girls” seems to be coming together at a rapid clip. First, there was the rumor that Lionsgate might movie Perry’s adaptation of Ntozake Shange’s 1975 stage play from 2011 to the thick of the Oscar race …[...]

Tyler Perry’s “For Colored Girls” moving up to November release date

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Lionsgate and Tyler Perry appear to be tossing their hat into this year’s Oscar race. The studio announced this morning that Perry’s next picture, “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf,” will premiere on Nov. 5 … and not in 2011 as[...]

Tyler Perry generating Oscar buzz ‘For Colored Girls’?

HollywoodNews.com: Oscar pundits are warming up to Tyler Perry. The director, who has been a staple at the Lionsgate box office with his urban family dramas during the fall, winter and spring has a new title expected to bow in January, “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: Five films go to war with ‘Expendables’

HollywoodNews.com: As the summer movie season begins to fade, a blitzkrieg of films are being dumped at theaters, but box office gurus believe that “The Expendables” will hold at No. 1 with $15 -$17 million. Through Thursday, the Sylvester Stallone actioner has collected a nice bounty of $48.4[...]

Tyler Perry taps Mustafa to “Spice” up next “Madea” comedy

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Charismatic Old Spice pitchman Isaiah Mustafa is ditching one Tyler Perry movie and moving on to another. Mustafa was supposed to star in Perry’s “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf.” As it turns out, he’s now going toe-to-toe with a cross-dressing Perry[...]

Bow Wow’s ‘Lottery Ticket’ releases new featurette

HollywoodNews.com: Erik White’s new film “Lottery Ticket” starring Bow Wow, Ice Cube, Brandon T. Jackson, Naturi Naughton, Keith David, Charles Q. Murphy, Loretta Devine, and Terry Crews has just released a new featurette for the film. Kevin Carson (Bow Wow), a young man living in the projects, wins $370 million[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: Give me “Kick-Ass” or give me “Death”

BY Kevin Crust You can put your 3D glasses away because for the first time in weeks a 2D movie should rule the box-office roost. Two modestly budgeted genre movies will duke it out for the top spot with “How to Train Your Dragon” a threat to slip back into second[...]