Omari Hardwick will star in “Power,” an hourlong drama from Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson set up at Starz. Hardwick will play James “Ghost” St. Patrick, a wealthy Gotham nightclub owner who lives a double…
Ashton Springer, who produced plays ranging from “No Place to Be Somebody” to the Tony-nominated “Bubbling Brown Sugar,” died of pneumonia Monday in Mamaroneck, N.Y. He was 82. Springer was one of…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Marla Gibbs has been cast opposite Jake T. Austin in the indie feature "Grantham and Rose," with Kristin Hanggi directing.
Although Tyler Perry, as creator, has been the main force behind "House of Payne," exec producer Ozzie Areu has been a key lieutenant.
In a return to familiar territory for Tyler Perry, "Madea's Big Happy Family" provides deadly serious soap operatics and aggressively rousing religious uplift.
Tyler Perry took home top honors at the 42nd Annual NAACP Image Awards Friday, earning kudos in the comedy series and motion picture categories for "Tyler Perry's House of Payne" and "For Colored…
On the eve of the 42nd annual NAACP Image Awards, the talk has turned to the significant lack of inclusion of African-American nominees in three previous awards shows: the Golden Globes, SAG Awards…
James Patterson's iconic character Alex Cross is getting a bigscreen reboot with Tyler Perry in the lead.
It's not "Precious," but "For Colored Girls" marks an advance for Tyler Perry, as well as a big step back.
Lionsgate has acquired feature rights to the stage play "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf" and signed video director Nzingha Stewart to helm from her screenplay…