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Laurence Fishburne

Laurence Fishburne to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations to Laurence Fishburne. The actor will be receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award at the SCAD aTVfest.   Fishburne becomes just the second actor to receive the award from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Phylicia Rashad was the first in 2013.   Fun fact for you, Fishburne’s first acting role was on the soap One… Read more »

Jenifer Lewis and Laurence Fishburne

Black-ish Spinoff in the Works

There could be a fourth spinoff in the Black-ish franchise.   ABC is currently developing “Old-ish” that would star Laurence Fishburne and Jenifer Lewis in their roles as Earl “Pops” Johnson and Ruby Johnson.  In the series, the two would be giving love a second chance once they move to a neighborhood facing gentrification.   Currently, there are three… Read more »

Laurence Fishburne

Laurence Fishburne on Why He Won’t Appear in The Matrix 4

Don’t look for Laurence Fishburne to return to The Matrix 4 as Neo and Trinity’s mentor, Morpheus. It’s not because Fishburne didn’t want to return, he wasn’t asked to return. Fishburne told New York Magazine, I have not been invited [to return]. Maybe that will make me write another play. I wish them well. I… Read more »

‘Roots’ Reimagined Premieres Memorial Day

With the epic success of “Underground” on WGN America, there is a new generation that should be interested and could benefit from a very important history lesson. Its an often overlooked part of American History and starts from the beginning with Alex Hailey’s  “Roots”. “Roots” will air on the History Channel  Memorial Day at 9pm… Read more »