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Mo’Nique and her hubby-manager Sidney Hicks came on this writer’s radio show “Real Talk with Rashad Richey” (click here for the interview) and exposed even more bombshells about their tumultuous contract negotiation with media mogul Netflix and how Will Packer allegedly ripped her off. If you have been following the entertainment news surrounding Mo’Nique and Hicks,…

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Will Packer is an entertainment juggernaut. On Jan. 18, news broke that prominent director Will Packer acquired lifestyle blogger Necole Kane‘s platform, xoNecole. This acquisition is Will Packer Media’s first digital platform, with plans to prepare xoNecole content for TV and film. With his 2017 summer release of the award-winning movie, Girls Trip, it’s clear Packer…

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It is December, which means rapper, philanthropist and businessman Ludacris is firing up his jet, punching holes in the atmosphere and torpedoing through the Caribbean or Western Europe. This year, Luda and his love, Eudoxie, took a crew of folk into the Caribbean paradise known as Barbados. Before they revved up the jet, Luda’s pals…

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GIRLS TRIP cast and filmmakers including, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith, Regina Hall, Tiffany Haddish, Larenz Tate, Kofi Siriboe, producer Will Packer and director Malcolm D. Lee attended the event, along with celebrity guests including Issa Rae, Karen Civil, Big Freedia, Miss Lawrence, Elle Varner, Romeo Miller, Tank, Mona B. Scott-Young, Yandy Smith-Harris, and Leytoya…

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Almost Christmas is a touching and compelling film. Writing and production duo David E. Talbert and his wife Lyn create realistic images of Black families. This time around, the combo included Will “Power” Packer to make this dynamic production team complete. At the red carpet premiere for the film, Lyn shared that Packer was a blessing to them…

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Almost Christmas is a new comedy presented by producer Will Packer (Ride Along, Think Like a Man, This Christmas) who has joined forces with writer-director David E Talbert (Baggage Claim) for this project. The film  stars Danny Glover and co-stars Oscar winner Mo’Nique and was shot in Atlanta. Rolling out got a chance to visit…

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This year may go down in history as the biggest Essence Festival to happen ever, simply based on all the star powered names confirmed to attend. For starters, first time Essence Festival participant Oprah Winfrey was in attendance on Saturday joining Selma director Ava Duvernay, and T.D. Jakes at the Marriott Convention Center. The main attraction…

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One of the most watched television series in history has been reimagined and remastered. History will premiere “Roots” on Memorial Day 2016, Monday, May 30, and air four consecutive nights at 9 p.m. The historical portrait of American slavery recounts the trans-Atlantic journey of 18th century free men, women and adolescents, their will to live and…

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Esteemed film and television producer Will Packer took to Facebook yesterday to give his thoughts on the lack of diversity reflected in this year’s Oscar nominations. In a lengthy and heartfelt post, the Straight Outta Compton producer congratulated all of the nominees, including the two white screenwriters of Compton, then gave something of a shoutout…

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Ice Cube and Kevin Hart return to the big screen for the reprisal of their roles in the hit action-comedy Ride Along. In the second installment, appropriately titled Ride Along 2, Atlanta detective James Payton (Ice Cube) flies south to sunny Miami in an effort to track down an illegal drugs supplier who’s infiltrated his jurisdiction.…

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Fans that can’t get enough of 50 Cent’s comedic antics on social media may soon get a chance to have a weekly dose of them on their television screens. The Jamaica, Queens born rapper, actor, and mogul is teaming up with veteran film and television producer Will Packer to produce a new comedy series for the Fox Network called…

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