Posts Categorized: Celebrities

Anthony Mackie

Anthony Mackie Making Directorial Debut

Anthony Mackie will make his directorial debut with “Spark.”  The project will center on Civil Rights pioneer Claudette Colvin, and Saniyya Sidney will star in it.   In 1955, 15-year-old Colvin was arrested for refusing to give up her seat to a white woman on a bus.  The incident occurred nine months before Rosa Parks did the exact… Read more »

Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar to Create First Feature Film

Kendrick Lamar will be transitioning into the film industry.   The rapper will be creating a live-action comedy for Paramount Pictures.   According to Variety, the untitled film will “depict the past and present coming to a head when a young Black man, who is interning as a slave re-enactor at a living history museum, discovers that… Read more »

Tyler Perry and Madea

Tyler Perry Explains Why He’s Reviving Madea

Madea is coming back for another movie on Netflix.   Tyler recently explained why he’s bringing back the beloved character out of retirement.   Basically, he said we all need more laughter in our lives.   He said, “I was looking at the state of the world and how polarized it is… nobody’s laughing. Nobody’s getting the chance… Read more »

Alicia Keys Adapting ‘Girl On Fire’ Into A Novel

Alicia Keys is turning her song, Girl On Fire into a novel. The graphic novel adaptation will follow a 14 year old girl as she struggles with her new telekinetic powers. The book is being published by HarperCollins. This is Alicia’s first foray into the comic world. Girl on Fire is due out on March 1, 2022. Read… Read more »