Category Archives: Movies

Can’t Stop Watching: Kasi Lemmons On ‘Black Nativity,’ How Black Americans Want to See Themselves On Screen

I first became familiar with Kasi Lemmons from her role as an FBI trainee in 1991′s “The Silence of the Lambs”–one of my favorite movies–but upon careful inspection, I soon realized that Lemmons also was one of the four women with whom Spike Lee’s character Half-Pint was hoping to score in 1988′s “School Daze.”

John Leguizamo Joins Cast of ‘Walking with Dinosaurs’

John Leguizamo is headed back in time as the newest member of Fox’s “Walking with Dinosaurs.” According to a report from, Leguizamo will bring to life Alex, a fast-flying and friendly Alexornis bird in the 3D animated film based on the live touring show and BBC miniseries of the same name.