The 34-year-old star of “Star Trek Into Darkness” came under scrutiny over the past year when it was announced she would portray the legendary Nina Simone in an upcoming big screen biopic.
By Courtney Garcia, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Many words describe Angela Davis – radical, intellectual, Communist, feminist, rebel, scholar, revolutionary– but the story of her life can be defined by one: justice. As a civil rights activist and prison abolitionist, Davis has spent decades fighting for a fair society, and in the process, […]
“When I chose to get in rap, my friends chose to do other things and not all great things. They chose to be in the streets and kind of laughed at me in a way about taking rap so seriously,” said the rapper, who hails from the New York City borough of Queens. “I’m glad […]
Here’s a quick roundup of some new projects in the pipeline profiling some famous people from different walks of life. First of all, Naomi Watts is going to be taking on the role of the legendary Marilyn Monroe in Blonde from director Andrew Dominik (The Assassination of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford), who […]