‘Fresh Prince of Bel Air’ Actor John Wesley Dies at 72

John Wesley, the actor best-known for playing Dr. Hoover on “The Fresh Prince of Bel Air,” has died. He was 72. Wesley died from complications due to a long battle with multiple myeloma, his family ...

John Bailey to Receive Camerimage Lifetime Achievement Award

Cinematographer John Bailey will receive a lifetime achievement award at the 27th Camerimage cinematography festival, which runs Nov. 9-16 in Torun, Poland. Bailey, who recently completed his term as ...

Prodigy Singer Keith Flint Took Drugs Before Apparent Suicide

Prodigy Singer Keith Flint Took Drugs Before Apparent Suicide Keith Flint, the late lead singer of the British electronic group Prodigy, had unspecified amounts of cocaine, alcohol and codeine in his system when he died in March Though the new report confirms ...

Death of Prodigy’s Keith Flint Ruled Suicide

The death of Prodigy singer Keith Flint has been ruled a suicide as a result of hanging, the BBC reports. A coroner revealed the cause of death to an inquest in Essex, England Monday. A toxicology ...

Fishburne Is Fortlow In HBO's "Mistake"

Cinema Gypsy Prods and Fox Television Studios are developing "The Right Mistake," a drama series for HBO based on the series of novels by Walter Mosley. Laurence Fishburne is attached to star as ...

Laurence Fishburne Will Revive Walter Mosley's Socrates Fortlow For An HBO Drama Series

Finally, one of a handful of new Walter Mosley novel adaptations we've been following in recent years is finally heading to the screen - the small screen. Although an "in development" announcement ...

'Hannibal's' Laurence Fishburne heads to HBO for Walter Mosley drama series

Laurence Fishburne and novelist Walter Mosley are teaming up for a drama series project at HBO based on Mosley's character Socrates Fortlow. The series, "The Right Mistake," takes its title from ...

TVLine Items: Arrow Targets Spartacus Alumna, Laurence Fishburne Lands HBO Drama and More!

TVLine Items: Arrow Targets Spartacus Alumna, Laurence Fishburne Lands HBO Drama and More! A Spartacus star is relocating to Starling City. Arrow has cast Katrina Law as Ra’s al Ghul’s daughter Nyssa al Ghul, TVGuide.com reports. Related | Arrow Meets The Flash: Burning Questions Answered ...

Laurence Fishburne To Produce & Star In HBO Drama Based On Walter Mosley’s Socrates Fortlow Novels

Exclusive: Fifteen years after Laurence Fishburne starred as Walter Mosley‘s Socrates Fortlow in the HBO movie Always Outnumbered written by Mosley and directed by Michael Apted, the actor-producer is ...

Identifying Trends In Novels About Black People Made Into Films

Late last week, after I saw For Colored Girls, I got into a conversation with Ms Cynthia (who works behind-the-scenes here at Shadow And Act) about the kinds of books written by black authors, that ...

The Prodigy score fifth No.1 album

Veteran dance act The Prodigy have notched up their fifth number one album. Invaders Must Die, the group's first studio set since 2004, sold nearly 100,000 copies last week to debut atop the UK albums ...

Prodigy set March date for fifth LP

The Prodigy have announced the release date for their fifth studio album Invaders Must Die. The follow-up to 2004's Always Outnumbered, Never Outgunned will be released on March 2 through their own ...