New York Post
Minority actors land the lead roles in falla s diverse TV lineup
Nothing says power like a seat in the Oval Office: In NBC's "State of Affairs," premiering Nov. 17, Alfre Woodard confronts vital security issues as the president of the United States.
In the Heat of the Night Heads Back to Television
John Ball's novel, "In the Heat of the Night," is set for a new small screen adaptation, Variety reports.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Emma Stone Set for Broadway Debut
Emma Stone, known for film roles in The Help and The Amazing Spider-Man series, is set to make her debut on Broadway this fall.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Viola Davis' toughest role yet isn't what you think
But here she is, glowing on the cover of More , acclaimed for her Oscar-nominated roles in The Help and Doubt , starring in a new series on ABC, How to Get Away With Murder .
Robert Christgau on 'Get On Up': Putting James...
In his 2006 Rolling Stone profile "Being James Brown," the great lost rock critic Jonathan Lethem made sense of the Hardest Working Man in Show Business, the Minister of Super Heavy Funk, the Augusta Akhenaten, and all the other honorifics Mr. Brown has and will earn by declaring him a time traveler.
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Reel Reviews: Godfather of Soul vs. grandpas with guns
Get On Up is the story of the Godfather of Soul, James Brown and his rise from poverty to super-stardom.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Perfectly Marvelous! Emma Stone Officially Confirms Starring Role in Broadway's Cabaret
A new leading lady is coming to the Cabaret , old chum. As we previously reported , Emma Stone will indeed make her Broadway debut as Sally Bowles in the musical revival.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Emma Stone and Simon Cowell Do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge,...
Countless celebs , including Justin Bieber , Lady Gaga , Ben Affleck , Shakira , Selena Gomez , David Beckham and many more, have all posted videos of themselves being doused in freezing cold water in order to promote awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis - with Emma Stone being the latest to on the viral bandwagon.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
'The Help' is quite good
The decades immediately before the emergence of the modern civil rights movement can be mined for multiple arresting stories.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Susan Granger's review of 'Get On Up'
Tate Taylor 's unconventional James Brown biopic chronicles the chaotic life of the Godfather of Soul -- but not in any chronological order.
The New Zealand Herald
Celebrity beauty secrets - from fabulous to freaky
The Hollywood elite spend much of their lives trying to look fabulous in front of the camera, so it comes as no surprise that there are a few tips and tricks they call upon to keep themselves looking like the millions of dollars they rake in.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Movies at a glance
Sylvester Stallone and his band of old guys take on an arms dealer , blow stuff up and make Jason Statham look young.
Viola Davis, Andy Samberg added as Emmys presenters
Viola Davis speaks at the "How To Get Away With Murder'' panel during the Disney/ABC Television Group portion of the 2014 Summer Television Critics Association on July 15, 2014, in Beverly Hills, California.
Will Life Be A Cabaret For Emma Stone?
The actress is in confirmed talks for the lead role in Cabaret - but can she cope with being Sally Bowles? Emma Stone is being lined up as the next Broadway sensation following confirmed negotiations announced by the Roundabout Theater Company in New York for her to replace Michelle Williams in the production, Cabaret .
Wed Aug 13, 2014
'The Help' actress looking at Broadway
"The Help" actress Emma Stone, who last year abandoned appearing in the Broadway revival of "Cabaret," might still be in need of fishnets and a bowler hat.
Get on Up: Chadwick channels James Brown in nostalgic jukebox musical
Just last year, Chadwick Boseman successfully channeled the spirit of Jackie Robinson in "42," a powerful biopic about the Hall of Fame great who made history when he integrated Major League Baseball in 1947.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Emma Stone May Be Cabaret's Next Sally Bowles
Golden Globe nominee Emma Stone, known for her film work in "The Help," "Easy A" and "The Amazing Spider-Man," is in negotiations to make her Broadway debut as Sally Bowles in the Broadway revival of Cabaret , according to a spokesperson for Roundabout Theatre Company .
Edward Bowser: Can white directors effectively tell black stories? Absolutely. 'Get On Up' proves it
This past weekend I finally found a few hours to check out "Get On Up," the James Brown biopic starring the outstanding Chadwick Boseman .
Happy Birthday, Viola Davis
Davis, who has received awards for her work on screen and on stage is starring in one of the most anticipated shows of the fall, Shonda Rhimes' How to Get Away with Murder .
Celebrity Birthdays, August 11: Chris Hemsworth and Viola Davis
Australian actor Chris Hemsworth turns 31 today. In 2004, Hemsworth starred in the Australian soap opera Home and Away , appearing in 171 episodes of the series.