Chris Rock and Jada Pinkett Smith ruled the North American and international boxoffice this past weekend. Their new film, madagascar 3 pulled in an estimated $62 million. Their hotly anticipated follow up to madagascar 1 and 2 saw the cast stranded in Europe this time.
After an unusually long time away from cinemas, Will Smith returns with a loud bang, destroying his competition at the box office. At the North American cineplexes his Men in Black 3 movie, grossed an impressive $55 million, finally ending the reign of Sam Jackson’s Avengers ensemble. Most noteworthy, Will managed to match and surpass the initial gross of the last Men in Black movie.
With the hit movie Think like a man almost within range of the magical $100 million dollar milestone, is Hollywood intentionally slowing its momentum? The film, thus far has grossed a very impressive $88 million but after this May 25-27 weekend it will have a hard time reaching the $100 million figure. A movie grossing north of $100 million at the boxoffice seems like nothing
Tyler Perry has learnt the hard way, no Good Deed goes unpunished. One hot question has lingered in the black community for years since Tyler Perry first shook up the Hollywood machine with his irreverent Madea film persona. Ask any film buff amongst us what the question is, he or she will reply – without pause. Is Tyler Perry bad for black cinema? So far,
The radiant actress Sharon Leal’s been a busy woman in hollywood. Especially in a era of tight budgets and dwindling parts for African Americans. This fall she’ll star opposite Oscar winner Cuba Gooding jr. in the tv show Guilty (as his wife). She’s been the Center piece of at least two Tyler Perry movies, Why Did i Get married parts 1 and 2. On tv,
Last seen in the J.J Abrams produced tv drama Undercovers, Boris Kodjoe will be cast opposite Claire Forlani in a new t.v. pilot called Scruples. Boris will also be starring the new Resident evil movie to be released over the summer.
Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Boris' mega hot co-star from undercovers has also been a hot property in LaLa land, currently she stars in the Kiefer Sutherland hit show, Touch.
Cory Brooker maybe the real Bruce Wayne. As mayor of Newark, New Jersey he's gone above and beyond the call of duty many an occasions for example shoveling one of his constituent’s driveways.
He is a hero to many across America because of his empathy for the plight of Newark’s poorer citizens. On Thursday night, the good mayor may have worn his super cape again, this time to save a woman from a burning house.
President Obama’s income tax filing has been released by the White house today. Most glaring info from his tax statement, the Commander in chief made approximately $650,000 more than his secretary but paid an effective tax rate of 20.5%. The White house pointed out that the rate gap between Mr. Obama and his secretary is just another reason for a major overall of the American