biopic

Celebrated actor Don Cheadle has always had a fascination with legendary trumpeter Miles Davis. Thanks to a fundraising campaign on Indiegogo, Don Cheadle will be…

Music and movie fans alike have been waiting anxiously to see Andre 3000 star as legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix. While the film “All By My…

The Aaliyah biopic has been doomed since it’s announcement for one reason or another. Whether it was the family saying they didn’t support it or…

It looks like singer-actress Zendaya Coleman will be playing the role of late singer Aaliyah in upcoming VH1 biopic. The official announcement will come out…

Bobbi Kristina is speaking out about the biopic that Lifetime is planning to put out about her mother, Whitney Houston’s life. The film is said to be directed by Angela Bassett, but Bobbi Kris went to twitter and expressed her disapproval of it saying, “I don’t know how to feel, this so called ‘film’ isn’t […]

When it was announced a film was going to be made about the life and times of legend James Brown, music fans said, “Finally!” Now…

Queen Latifah is about tho take on another great role for the big screen. According to the Hollywood Reporter The Queen will play 1920’s Blues great Bessie Smith that will air on HBO. Thinking back on her great performance in the musical Chicago, I know she’s gonna knock the ball out the park. So who […]

The biopic about the life of the Godfather of Soul is finally going to hit theaters this year. To drum up even more excitement and…

Take this story with a grain of salt, but it does sound interesting.  According to the National Inquirer, Bobbi Kristina’s surprise wedding isn’t the only thing tearing Whitney Houston’s troubled family apart – they’re also bickering over a new movie about the tragic songbird’s life. The late diva’s daughter Bobbi Kristina, 20, supports a warts-and-all biopic being […]

Ava DuVernay’s upcoming “Selma” just got some major star wattage.  Oprah Winfrey has signed on as a producer alongside Brad Pitt and Christian Colson. READ:…

Antoine Fuqua is having a very good year.  After surprising movie insiders with the box office success of “Olympus Has Fallen” earlier this year (it…

2013 proved to be a windfall for Black male biopics – “Fruitvale Station,” “12 Years A Slave,” and “42″  all proved to be box office…