Christopher Nolen’s ’72 Hours’ premieres in Chicago

Hundreds of Chicagoans flocked to south 87th Street to check out the heavily buzzed about new film Christopher Nolen’s 72 Hours when it premiered at the Studio Movie Grill in the famed Chatham neighborhood last week. Actors Timon Kyle Durrett and Thea Camara attended the screening, which sold out for both available nights, and greeted fans afterwards.The film […]

‘True Blood’ star Nelsan Ellis celebrates ‘Ebony’ magazine cover in Chicago

Last week, Emmy-nominated actor (HBO’s “True Blood”) and Chicago area native Nelsan Ellis came home to celebrate being on the cover of Ebony magazine with a swanky private event at Sawtooth Restaurant and Lounge in the West Loop neighborhood. Ellis, who also stars as Bobby Byrd in the James Brown biopic Get On Up, participated in an informative […]

Global Mixx Film Forum

Chicago’s CineSpace Film Studios recently played host to the Global Mixx Film Forum as presented by Power Parent Chicago and the Global Mixx Media Group. The one day forum featured panel discussions on important topics such as the advantages of new media and online content versus traditional television, tips and tools for aspiring actors, and […]

Nia Long, Tyler Perry attend ‘The Single Moms Club’ Hollywood premiere

On Monday, March 9, Nia Long, Tyler Perry and other cast members attended the Hollywood premiere of Perry’s latest big-screen production, The Single Moms Club. Long looked absolutely stunning as she arrived at Cinerama Dome in Los Angeles in a long black gown with a plunging neckline and thigh-high split. Macy Gray, Chantal Jeffries, Terry […]

Actress Gabrielle Dennis of the new film ‘Black Coffee’

Photo Credit: Travis Tanner Born and raised in Cincinnati, Gabrielle Dennis knew she wanted to be an actress at an early age. After graduating high school, Dennis went on to earn a degree in theater from the legendary Howard University. Her first break was in the form of a 1990 TV movie with Olivia Newton John titled […]

Attorney Jamaal Buchanan talks talent management and producing films in L.A.

Buchanan Management and Consulting LLC is the brain child of chief executive officer Jamaal Buchanan. As a Chicago native who has always possessed an intellectual, artistic, and versatile character, he sought to establish a company that addresses the management and consulting needs of entertainers, athletes, business entities, as well as politicians. Here, he talks about […]