Regina Hall Gets the ‘Shaft’

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Regina Hall Joins ‘Shaft’ Reboot

Actress Regina Hill has officially joined the cast of New Line Cinema’s upcoming Shaft reboot. The latest installment comes 17 years after Samuel L. Jackson revived the cult classic and will feature Jessie T. Usher as the successor to the Shaft throne. Regina is reportedly set to play Baby Shaft’s (Usher) mother.
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Preview Keke Palmer’s New Movie

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Trailer: ‘Pimp’ Starring Keke Palmer

Keke Palmer’s new film, Pimp, which we first told you about in 2015, is finally on the verge of being seen. And while the independent project still doesn’t have an official release date, the producers are hoping the drama’s star power, which includes rapper DMX and actresses Aunjanue Ellis (Quantico + Sleepy Hollow) and Vanessa Morgan (Riverdale + Finding Carter), will help them secure a distribution deal.
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Janelle Monae Attends ’29 Rooms’ Premiere

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Janelle Monae Designs for Refinery 29

If you thought Janelle Monae’s best fashion days were behind her, think again. The Electric Lady performer hit up the premiere of Refinery29’s 29 Rooms showcase in New York City last night, where she not only showed up, but showed out. The recently turned 32 chanteuse wowed photogs in an eye-catching Minnie-Mouse meets Space Barbie get-up, which she paired with simple Spiga boots and a clutch from the Charlotte Olympia Multi-Face Collection.
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Nicole Beharie’s New Movie to Debut at Sundance

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Nicole Beharie Shoots New Film ‘Monsters and Men’

Despite her lack of press, actress Nicole Beharie has actually been quite busy since leaving her role as Lieutenant Abbie Mills on the hit Fox show Sleepy Hollow. The pint-size beauty reportedly shot two films back-to-back (Jacob’s Ladder + Monsters and Men) and was most recently honored with the Trailblazer Award at this year’s Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series.
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Warner Bros. to Reboot ‘Cleopatra Jones’

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In the Works: Cleopatra Jones Reboot

Are you guys ready for yet another remake of a classic 1970s Blaxploitation era film? Well, Warner Brothers hopes you are because they have just secured the rights to Cleopatra Jones, which originally starred Tamara Dobson as a government spy who uses her day job as a model to shield her globe-trotting covert operations.
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Keke Palmer Joins ‘Two Minutes of Fame’ Cast

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#TwoMinutesOfFame Adds Keke Palmer

Keke Palmer is set to co-star in the upcoming Jay Pharoah starrer, #TwoMinutesOfFame. The Berlin Station actress will reportedly play Pharoah’s on-screen love interest who gets left behind as he travels to California in an attempt to make it big in Hollywood. The film will reportedly air on the Laugh Out Loud streaming channel and feature embattled comedian Katt Williams.
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Taraji P. Henson Returning to the Big Screen

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Taraji P. Henson to Star in ‘What Men Want’

Taraji P. Henson and Will Packer are once again teaming up. According to Variety, Henson will star in Packer’s upcoming film What Men Want, a re-imagining of the comedy What Women Want, which starred Mel Gibson as a philanderer who suddenly gains the ability to hear the thoughts of women around him. The new version will star Taraji as a female sports agent being boxed out by her male colleagues. When she too gains the power to hear the thoughts of men, she races against time to beat them at their own game and sign the NBA’s next rising star.
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