Oscar fever is in full effect! The nominees have officially been announced and though “American Hustle” and “Gravity” lead the pack with 10 nods each, “12 Years a Slave” earned nine.
Have you seen the teaser clip for the Marvin Gaye biopic “Sexual Healing”? I just watched it and I’m a bit perplexed.
Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams and Clifford Harris, Jr. filed a lawsuit Thursday in California federal court against Marvin Gaye’s family and Bridgeport Music.
It’s not quite a “Law & Order” reunion, but S. Epatha Merkerson will be teaming up again with former co-star Jesse L. Martin.
By Carrie Healey, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Should “Law & Order” star Jesse L. Martin play Marvin Gaye in the upcoming biopic “Sexual Healing?” The big-screen movie, set to be directed by British filmmaker Julian Temple, will focus on Gaye’s struggles with financial difficulties and alcoholism in Europe during the early 1980s. Watch Episodes of […]
Friends and family gathered Thursday for a private memorial service for “Soul Train” creator and host Don Cornelius in Los Angeles. The service was led by the Rev. Jesse Jackson, who arrived early and perused blowup photos of Cornelius that were positioned around the lobby of Liberty Hall at Forest Lawn-Hollywood Hills. Jackson also presided […]
NEW YORK (AP) — In an era when Beyonce and Jay-Z are music royalty, when Barack Obama is the nation’s chief executive, and when black stars in the cast of a TV show are commonplace, it may be hard to grasp the magnitude of what Don Cornelius created once he got his “Soul Train” rolling. […]