Tina Gordon Chism admitted she saw herself on the Arclight screen at the May 8 premiere for Lionsgate's “Peeples” — as Craig Robinson's character. “I told Craig that he was me,” she mused during the…
Gotham's Film Forum is throwing what is sure to be a badass 80th birthday bash for Melvin Van Peebles on Aug. 21.
A high schooler with an entrepreneurial knack for staging weekend parties tries to improve his grades and win the girl in Mario Van Peebles' messy, unconvincing "We the Party."
Emmett/Furla Films and Cheetah Vision Films are running after ''The Pursuit,'' partnering to produce the action thriller starring Curtis ''50 Cent'' Jackson.
Image Entertainment has acquired football drama ''All Things Fall Apart,'' starring Curtis ''50 Cent'' Jackson, Ray Liotta, Mario Van Peebles and Lynn Whitfield, with Van Peebles directing.
Rapper-turned-actor Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson and Randall Emmett have greenlit their next feature, "Things Fall Apart," through their Cheetah Vision Films banner with Jackson starring.
Michael Clarke Duncan and Morgan Simpson will star in and Mario Van Peebles will direct indie drama "Bailey."
The 2008-09 season at Off Broadway's Classical Theater of Harlem includes a workshop of a new legit version of Melvin Van Peebles' 1971 pic "Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song."
Mario Van Peebles has signed on to direct his sci-fi screenplay "The Uniter," which Don Kushner and Brad Wyman ("Monster") are producing.
Vivid, inventive docu about eclectic multihyphenate Melvin Van Peebles proves conclusively that truth can be more fascinating and better structured than fiction. "Watermelon" makes "Baadasssss!"…
Revival of Melvin Van Peebles' rarely staged ghetto musical is a mixed bag that often feels like a workshop production -- refreshingly raw, yet messy and undisciplined as it struggles to find its…