Janelle Monáe is using her star power to provide financial backing for female directors whose work may not be seen due to lack of funding. In the photo above, Janelle is seen performing at the 2018 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco last week (Aug. 12).
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Kyrie Irving‘s alter ego Uncle Drew is a senior citizen with impressive skills on the basketball court. The Boston Celtics star popularized the character in short films and TV commercials for Pepsi.
Sony’s ambitious remake of the 1972 Black exploitation film Super Fly, fell far short of expectations at the box office this weekend.
The Superfly remake is on pace to gross $10 million at the box office. Movie-goers stayed away from theaters on the film’s opening day on Wednesday. The movie took in just $1.2 million at 2,200 theaters, Variety.com reports.
Feminist fans of Wonder Woman are hurt and dismayed that Warner Bros./Time Warner Inc. brought back Diana’s love interest Chris Pine in the Wonder Woman sequel Wonder Woman 1984, starring Gal Gadot.
Disney Studios and Lucasfilms spinoff Solo: A Star Wars Story is expected to underperform at the box office during the Memorial Day weekend. According to Hollywoodreporter.com, ‘Solo’ is tracking for a $130 million to $150 million opening at the box office.
Spike Lee released the trailer for his new race war comedy BlacKkKlansman on Monday. Produced by Jordan Peele (Get Out), BlacKkKlansman stars John David Washington as a black cop who infiltrates the KKK.
Warner Bros. released the official trailer for Ocean’s 8, featuring an all-female robbing crew that targets the Met Gala Costume Ball in Manhattan. The ring of thieves target the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute because there are more diamonds and other precious jewels in the building on that one night than any bank vault.
Cardi B dropped her debut album, Invasion of Privacy on Friday morning. If you’re not a Cardi fan, you’re not missing anything. Cardi’s music is for youngsters who chase temporary highs. They’ll play the album once to say they heard it, then move on to the next one-hit wonder.
Tyler Perry is taking you and your girls out for movie night this weekend. Tyler is giving away 1,000 tickets to his his new thriller, Acrimony.