Tag Archives: Tupac Shakur

Indie Spirit noms are coming Nov. 29 – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Anthony Mackie and Kate Beckinsale will announce the nominees for the 2012 Film Independent Spirit Awards on Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 8 a.m. at The London West Hollywood Hotel, it was revealed today by Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and[...]

Convict confesses to Tupac Shakur shooting

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Are we close to finally finding out who shot rapper Tupac Shakur years before his Las Vegas murder? Police reportedly are investigating a confession made by inmate Dexter Isaac, who currently is serving a life sentence in Brooklyn and stated, via AllHipHop.com, that he in fact[...]

Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Queen lead list of planned music biopics

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Coming soon to a theater near you: Music biopics, and lots of them. Films about such legendary musicians as James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye, Bob Marley and the rock group Queen are in different stages of development, according to Billboard, though some could be as[...]

Hackers storm PBS web site, report Tupac alive

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: “Prominent rapper Tupac has been found alive and well in a small resort in New Zealand, locals report,” read a bogus PBS.com article posted by a group of hackers that also recently hit Fox News. The fake article went on to assert that The Notorious B.I.G.[...]

Donald Trump is the aim of President Obama’s jokes

HollywoodNews.com: Donald Trump has been very questioning of President Obama and his citizenship status these last few months, but now Obama has decided to joke back. At the White House Correspondent’s Dinner, Obama took some time to talk to Trump who was in the crowd that night, states UsMagazine.com. “I[...]

Tupac Shakur online casting call underway

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A casting call for the upcoming Tupac Shakur biopic has been launched, encouraging fans to audition online for a chance to play the late rapper. Morgan Creek Productions and Skee.TV/Karmaloop.TV launched an online casting call for “Tupac,” which will be directed by Antoine Fuqua (“Shooter,” “Training[...]

Tupac Shakur biopic ready, but who will play the late rapper?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s a little surprising the Tupac Shakur story hasn’t been told on film yet. The portrait of a modern-music tragedy, Shakur was gunned down on the streets of Las Vegas. His murder remains unsolved. Maybe the new biopic, “TUPAC,” will shed some light on the mystery,[...]

Justin Bieber messes with the wrong people

HollywoodNews.com: Justin Bieber is quickly becoming known for horsing around and pulling pranks, but one of his games almost got him arrested. Bieber was reportedly goofing off with members of his staff before one of his shows when he accidentally threw a water balloon at a state trooper who was[...]