Tag Archives: Martin Lawrence

This Week In Movies by Pete Hammond: “Unknown”

By Pete Hammond HollywoodNews.com: The long President’s Day weekend brought pretty good news for studios but bad news for film fans who want to see something fresh and new and original. Only four million dollars separated the number five film, Martin Lawrence’s over-the-top Big Mommas Like Father, Like Son at[...]

Carrie Underwood gets married

HollywoodNews.com: On the heels of Martin Lawrence and his g.f. Shamicka Gibbs as well as Emily Blunt and John Krasinki all making life long commitments, Carrie Underwood walked down the aisle with her hockey player b.f. Mike Fisher on Saturday. The couple were married at a luxury resort outside Atlanta,[...]

Martin Lawrence marries longtime g.f. Shamicka Gibbs

HollywoodNews.com: Martin Lawrence married his longtime girlfriend, Shamicka Gibbs on Saturday. The couple held an intimate gathering at Lawrence’s Beverly Hills home. People landed some details on the festivity: –Lawrence, 45, and Gibbs, 35, exchanged Christian vows in the backyard in front of 120 guests, including Eddie Murphy and Denzel[...]

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[...]

Chris Rock, Martin Lawrence upstaged in “Death at a Funeral”

BY SEAN O’CONNELL Death at a Funeral (**1/2 out of 4) Someone needs to get James Marsden his own comedy. He’s seriously funny. Sure, he showed glimpses of personality as variety show host Corny Collins in Adam Shankman’s “Hairspray.” And his Prince Edward helped make “Enchanted” feel … well, enchanted.[...]

Death of a Funeral: Cast and crew talk about bringing the remake to life

Ensemble comedies are always a mixed blessing: as many talented folks as the filmmakers recruit for their cast, there are always a few characters that you want to see explored a little bit more. Thankfully, at the junket for Death at a Funeral, a press event potentially as overstuffed as[...]

Chris Rock, Martin Lawrence and Neil LaBute discuss ‘Death at a Funeral’

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: Chris Rock and Martin Lawrence are two of the biggest comedians working in film today. In fact, it seems like they scarcely need film in order to further their careers, given the fact that they can still sell out shows across the globe performing as stand-ups.[...]

McG attached to film with Bradley Cooper, Reese Witherspoon

According to Variety, McG (“Terminator Salvation,” “We Are Marshall”) is going to be returning to the big screen again with a new action-comedy entitled “This Means War.” for Fox. The film is already set to star Bradley Cooper and Reese Witherspoon in a film about two friends (Cooper) who end[...]