TV/Film

By December 12, 2012
Jamie Foxx Says He Listened to the Notorious B.I.G. for Inspiration on Set of Django Unchained

Jamie Foxx talks about listening to Biggie on set and wearing Diddy’s Sean John brand.

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By December 10, 2012
VICE Presents: Life of a New York Subway Performer

\ As I’ve said in the past, VICE always makes great docs. This isn’t their newest, but I just found it on YouTube thanks to a recommendation. Not quite hip hop, but a fascinating look in to street performers. This is VICE’s description: We met up with Joe Crow Ryan, a well known NYC subway […]

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By December 6, 2012
Video: Snoop Lion Extended “Reincarnated” Documentary Trailer

Today, Snoop Lion releases an extended trailer for the forthcoming theatrical release of VICE Films/Snoopadelic Films documentary, Reincarnated, which chronicles Snoop Dogg’s spiritual journey to Snoop Lion, which grew from his recent trip to the island – where the Jamaican people and culture positively affected him. This footage gives you a deeper and more intimate […]

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By December 4, 2012
HBO: Beyonce Documentary Special Tease

Multiple Grammy-winner, entrepreneur and actress Beyoncé will be the focus of an intimate feature-length HBO documentary film debuting February 16, 2013.

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By December 4, 2012
Jabari Presents : Deshawn Raw (Documentary)

Deshawn Raw is an upcoming comedian most known for his “Rap Battle” parodies on YouTube. In just over a year his sketch comedy and parody videos have resulted in over 60 Million YouTube views. In this short film I traveled to Deshawn’s home in Rancho Cucamonga, CA and talked with him about his start as […]

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By December 3, 2012
Your First Look at “Game of Thrones” Season 3

Pretty nice promo featurette for season three of my favorite show on TV – HBO’s Game of Thrones. Hyped for this…

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50 Cent to Executive Produce Starz Series “Power”
By November 30, 2012
50 Cent to Executive Produce Starz Series “Power”

Starz is developing “Power,” an hourlong drama with Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson attached to exec produce. From CBS TV Studios, project centers on a Gotham nightclub owner who skirts the line between legitimacy and criminality. “300′s” Mark Canton and “End of Watch’s” Randall Emmett will exec produce the drama in addition to Jackson. Trio have […]

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Beyonce Earns Herself a Self-Shot HBO Documentary
By November 26, 2012
Beyonce Earns Herself a Self-Shot HBO Documentary

Just announced a few hours ago: HBO will air the as-yet-untitled feature-length documentary on February 16, 2013 which will feature onstage and offstage access to the singer-actress, some of which she shot on her laptop. The film will shed light on Beyoncé‘s childhood and capture the demands of prepping for live performances, running a business, […]

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By November 23, 2012
Video: Watch Spike Lee’s Michael Jackson Documentary “Michael Jackson: Bad 25″

Check out Spike Lee’s new documentary on the 25th Anniversary of Michael Jackson’s Bad. Great documentary, IMO.

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R.Kelly Says He May Potentially Star in a “Trapped in the Closet” Broadway Play
By November 20, 2012
R.Kelly Says He May Potentially Star in a “Trapped in the Closet” Broadway Play

At a screening of Trapped in the Closet over the weekend, R.Kelly took some questions from the audience. One of the most interesting things out of the Q&A is that a Broadway version of the epic video series may be on the way. Kelly says he: …just got an offer from Broadway to do a […]

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By November 14, 2012
Video: Diddy Makes Appearance in the Upcoming Episode of “It’s Always Sunny”

Looks like Puff will be making a small cameo. Here’s the episode description; In perhaps the most depraved scheme of them all, The Gang rallies around Charlie’s mom as she battles cancer. As Mac, Charlie, and Dee struggle with their faith, Frank loses his memory and his mind in a quest for buried treasure, and […]

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Frank Ocean’s Music from “Channel Orange” to be Given a Showcase in The CW’s “Gossip Girl”
By November 9, 2012
Frank Ocean’s Music from “Channel Orange” to be Given a Showcase in The CW’s “Gossip Girl”

On the Nov. 12 episode of The CW’s Gossip Girl, five tracks from Ocean’s album, Channel Orange, will be featured throughout the show. Tracks that will be included in “Monstrous Ball” are “Thinkin Bout You,” “Lost,” “Super Rich Kids,” “Pyramids” and “Sweet Life.” You already know that Ocean is getting that $$$$$$ for this. THR

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By November 8, 2012
R.Kelly: Trapped in Makeup for His Upcoming “Trapped In the Closet” Series

Watch R.Kelly get his extensive makeup treatment for his Trapped in the Closet film series, which will be ongoing.

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By November 2, 2012
Watch Anthony Bourdain Talk Brooklyn’s Gentrification with Talib Kweli on “No Reservations”

In the series finale of “Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations — The Final Tour,” Tony heads to Brooklyn, NY where he uncovers a whole new world on the other side of the river. Here, Tony talks with Talib Kweli.

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By October 31, 2012
VICE Presents: Die Antwoord – Umshini Wam (A Short Film)

Big dreams, big blunts, big rims, and big guns. It’s time to get gangsta gangsta. Ninja and Yo-Landi are wheelchair-bound lovers and real gangsters. They live in the outskirts of civilization, they shoot guns for fun, smoke massive joints, and sleep in the woods. They don’t have any bling to show for their gangsta cred, […]

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Star Wars Fans: Episode 7 Confirmed for 2015
By October 31, 2012
Star Wars Fans: Episode 7 Confirmed for 2015

Highsnobiety: Disney has just confirmed that they will acquire George Lucas‘ Lucasfilm Ltd for $4.05 billion, in a deal that includes rights to the Star Wars franchise. Disney has scheduled Star Wars: Episode 7 for a 2015 release, with future movies to come every two to three years. Not much is known about what to […]

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