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Forest Whitaker Plays Archbishop Desmond Tutu in ‘The Forgiven’

Saban Films just announced their upcoming thriller, “The Forgiven,” will hit theaters on March 9 with a theatrical expansion on March 16 to also include VOD and Digital HD. Directed by Academy Award nominee Roland Joffé (“The Killing Fields”), the film stars Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker (“The Last King …

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Trendy’s 10 Best Flicks of 2017

Among our best movies of the year, you’ll find a superhero movie, a revenge drama, a fantasy love story, a historical tale and a superb horror flick. These are original, memorable, and enthralling films that caught our attention this year and serve to remind us why buying a $15 movie …

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Idris Elba: “Molly’s Game is about gender balance and power”

By all accounts, Idris Elba has had an incredibly good year. First, he played the heroic Roland Deschain in Nikolaj Arcel’s “The Dark Tower” and reprised his role of Heimdall in “Thor: Ragnarok.” Then, the actor took on his first lead romantic role in Hany Abu-Assad’s “The Mountain Between Us,” …

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Dan Gilroy: “I wrote this movie for Denzel because of his talent”

In “Roman J. Israel, Esq.,” writer-director Dan Gilroy teams with up two-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington to create the portrait of a layered, complex man whose life has been spent fighting for others’ civil rights. When Gilroy wrote the script on spec, he was vying for Washington to do …

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Laurence Fishburne: “We owe it to all the men and women who serve in the armed forces.”

War is dirty and destructive. That’s the clear and concise message in Richard Linklater’s war drama, “Last Flag Flying,” which follows three Vietnam War vets who reunite after 30 years to bury a young Marine killed in the Iraq War. Based on a novel by Darry Ponicsan and set in 2003, the film starts …

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Terry Crews Stars in Comedy ‘Where’s the Money”

Create a bank break-in, sprinkle in a stash of stolen cash and throw in a black guy in an all-white fraternity and you’ve got the perfect list of ingredients for a laugh-out-loud comedy. The story is simple in “Where’s the Money,” which follows a broke South Central native (Andrew “King …

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Top Nollywood producer Emem Isong honored in Akwa Ibom

Nollywood producer & CEO Royal Arts Academy,  Emem Isong Misodi was recently honored by His Excellency, Governor Udom Emmanuel  during the 30th year anniversary celebration of her state Akwa Ibom. She was honored along with 30 other eminent personalities that have contributed immensely to development in the state including, Rtd …

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At Actress Belinda Effah’s mother’s surprise 60th birthday reception

When sisters, Belinda Effah, Fiona, Daisy Obi, and  Cynthia Ekanem decided to treat their mum to a Makeover and dinner on her 60th birthday she had no idea it would include a room full of over 20 of her friends, family and well wishers! The sexagenarian who was looking at least twenty years younger was …

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