It is sort of poetic justice that lady killer Idris Elba has landed a juicy film role intended for another long-established matinee idol, Tom Cruise. Elba played the lead in Guillermo del Toro’s sci-fi tentpole Pacific Rim, a part that had been offered to Mission Impossible franchise star Cruise. Elba had been earmarked by the […]
Before the modern era of superhero franchise films, it was pretty much universally accepted that The Godfather Part II was far and away the greatest sequel ever made. That is no longer the case. While the Al Pacino- and Robert De Niro-led follow-up to The Godfather — which, incidentally, is on some critics’ list as […]
In less than a week, this year’s Oscar winners will be chosen live, on Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles. With a combined net worth of over $2.6 billion, the following fellas are by far the richest actors with Oscars. –ruthie hawkins Check it out.
It’s safe to say that everyone with a working internet connection or an ear to the streets was shocked to learn that ATL rapper Shawty Lo was getting his own aptly titled reality TV series “All My Babies’ Mamas,” about his nontraditional home life with an astonishing 11 kids and 10 baby’s mothers. Now that we’ve all […]
It is most fascinating to learn about a legendary, blockbuster film, but to also learn of the actors who turned down the roles, which someone else accepted and subsequently became rich, famous and immortal icons. Below are just a few examples of superstar actors who passed on blockbuster movie roles, and some regretted it. 1. […]