Month: May 2010

Lena Horne, Believe in Yourself

Lena Horne was a classic and classy lady. She will be remembered by millions for her will to stay and work in a Hollywood that didn’t know what to do with her in order that Halle Berry and other actresses…

Queen Latifah Stars with Common

Check out the trailer for the May 14th debut of “Just Wright”, a romantic comedy starring Queen Latifah and Common. Latifah plays Janice Wright, a female physical therapist who is drafted by an all-star basketball player (Common), to help him recover from a career threatening injury.

The Good Negro

Running now through June 6 at Chicago’s Goodman Theatre, the play The Good Negro tells the underlying stories at the heart of the 1960’s Civil Rights Movement. Several life-changing decisions were being made, simultaneously, all over the South, leading African-Americans…