Black Panther 2 Sets Production Date & Location

November 23, 2020

The sequel to the box office smash hit Black Panther is expected to begin filming next year. Production was halted after the devastating loss of the leading actor Chadwick Boseman last year to colon cancer. Now, The Hollywood Reporter says that the filming will be taking place in Atlanta, next summer: Mexican actor Tenoch Huerta, […]

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Leslie Jones Relocates To Mansion On The West Coast

November 22, 2020

After moving from a humble apartment in Harlem to a million dollar condo on the Upper East Side, Leslie Jones is headed to the 90210. The Saturday Night Live alum is spending almost $4 million on a home in Beverly Hills. The gated house is situated at the end of a canyon road and boasts […]

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Nelly Joins The Cast Of “Clear Lake”

November 20, 2020

Nelly is taking a break from Dancing With The Stars to play the role of Chuck Berry in the upcoming Buddy Holly biopic “Clear Lake.” This won’t be his first acting gig: Nelly has performed in many movies and television shows during his career. His first big role was in the 2005 movie “The Longest […]

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Disney & Marvel Say They Won’t Digitize Chadwick Boseman’s Character In New Black Panther Movie

November 16, 2020

Officials at Marvel Studios have confirmed that there will NOT be a digital double stand in to portray the late Chadwick Boseman’s character in the Black Panther sequel. In a recent interview, Marvel Studios EVP of Production, Victoria Alonso said: “There’s only one Chadwick and he’s not with us.” Disney, who now owns Marvel, is […]

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Lashana Lynch Confirmed To Play 007 in Next Bond Film

November 9, 2020

The new 007 James Bond film will feature Lashana Lynch as the new lead, making her the first Black person to play the role since its inception. She won’t be playing Bond himself, but a new character who inherited the title of ‘007’ when Bond retires. ’No Time To Die’ was announced last summer and […]

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Release Date Announced For The United States Of America Vs. Billie Holiday

November 6, 2020

Paramount Pictures is releasing a new film, written by playwright and screenwriter Suzan-Lori Parks who’s movie focuses on the Federal Bureau of Narcotics trying to lock up Billie Holiday after she took a political stance with her music. The film will star Trevante Rhodes as the agent who falls in love with Holiday, who will […]

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Blackhand Media Is Beginning Production On A Civil War Drama Starring Letitia Wright, Jamie Bell and Michael K. Williams

November 5, 2020

Letitia Wright, Jamie Bell and Michael K. Williams have been asked to star in the upcoming Anthony Mandler directed civil war drama: “Surrounded.” The film will begin production in New Mexico in November. This will be the first film produced by Blackhand Media, Mandler’s production company that is joint owned with BRON Studios. “I couldn’t […]

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‘Respect’ Release Date Pushed Back Again

October 29, 2020

The Aretha Franklin biopic starring Jennifer Hudson was originally supposed to be released this August, then got pushed back to Christmas. It’s now being pushed back for a third time. MGM has announced that Respect won’t be released until August 2021. The main reason for the postponement is the coronavirus pandemic. All the theaters are […]

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There’s A Richard Pryor Biopic In The Works

October 28, 2020

MGM and Black-ish creator Kenya Barris will be forming a partnership for a film that is based on the life of one of the greatest comedians of all time: Richard Pryor. The studio was involved in a legal dispute over the rights to make the film, as they had recently also acquired the rights for […]

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SpringHill Entertainment To Produce Documentary Highlighting The Rise and Fall of Black Wall Street

October 27, 2020

Lebron James’ production company SpringHill Entertainment has inked a deal with CNN Films to produce a documentary about Black Wall Street and the 1921 massacre in the Greenwood District of Tulsa, Oklahoma. The documentary will be directed by Salima Koroma and will be titled: “Dreamland: The Rise and Fall of Black Wall Street.” SpringHill Entertainment’s […]

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