Yolonda Ross (‘The Chi’) on her character’s season 2 evolution: ‘It’s time to take care of Jada’ [Exclusive Video Interview]

Yolonda Ross (‘The Chi’) on her character’s season 2 evolution: ‘It’s time to take care of Jada’ [Exclusive Video Interview] In Season 2 of “The Chi,” Yolonda Ross‘s character is in a state of transition. “She’s now a mother without a child at home,” the actress explains. “So she’s dealing with empty-nesting, and it’s time ...

‘The Chi’ interviews: Jason Mitchell, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Yolonda Ross exclusive chats [Watch]

‘The Chi’ interviews: Jason Mitchell, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Yolonda Ross exclusive chats [Watch] Trailblazing “Master of None” Emmy winner Lena Waithe created the Showtime ensemble drama “The Chi,” which examines life on the South Side of Chicago — like “The Wire” for the Midwest. Gold Derby ...

Yolonda Ross (‘The Chi’) on the Lena Waithe series and the reputation of her hometown: ‘Chicago has gotten a bad rap’ [Exclusive Video Interview]

Yolonda Ross (‘The Chi’) on the Lena Waithe series and the reputation of her hometown: ‘Chicago has gotten a bad rap’ [Exclusive Video Interview] Chicago native Yolonda Ross was excited to participate in “The Chi” because it presented her city “in a positive way.” Though crime happens everywhere, “Chicago really has gotten a bad rap,” so Ross ...

Wamg Giveaway – Win The Ice Cream Truck on DVD

Writer-director Megan Freels Johnston’s suburban nightmare The Ice Cream Truck was released on DVD November 14 via Uncork’d Entertainment. Now you can own The Ice Cream Truck on DVD. We Are Movie ...

Contest: Win The Ice Cream Truck on DVD

Uncork'd Entertainment is serving up freshly chilled scares with their recent home media release of The Ice Cream Truck, and we've been provided with three DVD copies of the psychological horror film ...

New poster for The Ice Cream Truck

Ahead of its U.S. theatrical and VOD release tomorrow, Uncork’d Entertainment has unveiled a new poster for writer-director Megan Freels Johnston’s “suburban nightmare” The Ice Cream Truck, which we ...

Horror Highlights: The Ice Cream Truck, Camp Cold Brook, The Lift Blu-ray / DVD, Los Angeles Haunted Hayride, Red Christmas, Wtf!

The ’burbs can be one spooky place to live. Megan Freels Johnston's The Ice Cream Truck release details, trailer, and poster leads today's Horror Highlights! Also: Camp Cold Brook casting details, ...

Nfdc picks six for 10th Screenwriters' Lab

Nfdc picks six for 10th Screenwriters' Lab Projects show a diversity of languages: Tamil, Malayalam, Bengali, Hindi and Punjabi. Nfdc India (National Film Development Corporation India) has unveiled the six projects selected for the 10th ...

"It's Just Movie-making": John Sayles Interviewed By Cinema Retro's Mark Cerulli

Still doing it his way: Sayles today. By Mark Cerulli The interview was set for 10:30 Am. Usually they run a few minutes late as the celebrity works his way through a call list. When the moment ...

“We Got Over 90 Setups One Day”: John Sayles on Eight Men Out

Few directors in the history of American film have presented a perspective on the human condition as complex, varied, and compassionate as that of John Sayles. The quintessential independent ...

“We Got Over 90 Setups One Day”: John Sayles on Eight Men Out

Few directors in the history of American film have presented a perspective on the human condition as complex, varied, and compassionate as that of John Sayles. The quintessential independent ...

John Sayles Lines Up New Movie 'To Save The Man'

As filmmakers are getting hired left and right for TV gigs, streaming series, and more, I really hope someone remembers that American indie veteran John Sayles is still around and kicking and not just ...

Whitney Houston Movie Actress Yolanda Ross Reveals How Biopic Handles Singer’s Alleged Lesbian Relationship

Whitney Houston Movie Actress Yolanda Ross Reveals How Biopic Handles Singer’s Alleged Lesbian Relationship Since Lifetime’s announcement of its forthcoming Whitney Houston biopic, fans have wondered how the cable channel will depict the singer’s dramatic life and those around her. Part of that answer ...

Interview: John Sayles Tells S&A About 'Go For Sisters,' the Future of Indie Film, and 5 Historical Projects That Should Come to the Small Screen

Now on DVD and VOD, indie thriller "Go For Sisters" is the 18th feature from noted independent filmmaker John Sayles. The film stars LisaGay Hamilton and Yolonda Ross as a pair of estranged childhood ...

Go For Sisters | DVD Review

John Sayles’ latest film, Go For Sisters, receives an unceremonious DVD release from Freestyle Digital Media. While it snagged Yolonda Ross a supporting Actress at the Independent Spirit Awards after ...

Interview: Yolonda Ross, LisaGay Hamilton Talk Work & Artistry in 'Go For Sisters' (On DVD Today)

John Sayles' drama/thriller, "Go For Sisters" (a rare gem of a film, featuring 2 black women leads) is out on DVD today, so if you didn't get to see it while it was in theaters (a limited release, ...

3 Reasons Why It Sucks to Be a Teenage Filmmaker

In an industry that values youth, you'd think that being a young filmmaker would be an asset, but when "young" means under 18, that's not necessarily a good thing. In fact, sometimes age can get in ...

Isaiah Washington Joins Lisa Arrindell Anderson In Indie Suspense Thriller 'The Sin Seer'

Isaiah Washington has been busy lately, both on the big and small screen - from his acclaimed performance in Blue Caprice, John Sayles' drama/thriller, Go For Sisters, to joining the cast of The CW ...

Paradise of a Different Sort: Cartagena, Colombia Part I: The City and The Winners of Ficci

Today I am writing from Cartagena, Colombia where I attended Ficci, the Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena de Indias. This former colonial jewel in the crown of Spain offers a huge array of ...

And the winners of the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards are...

Ahead of the Oscars tomorrow evening, the 29th annual Film Independent Spirit Awards have taken place tonight, with Steve McQueen's drama 12 Years a Slave leading the field with five wins, including ...

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