Inspired by his own success as a multicultural filmmaker, Vin Diesel developed the One Race Global Film Foundation, hatching a Summer Intensive Institute.
U.K. distrib Kaleidoscope has picked up Maiken Baird and Michelle Major's docu "Venus & Serena" from K5 Intl. Pic, which follows the Williams sisters through a year of their lives, will be released…
Black History Month kicked off Friday with the NAACP Image Awards. Host Steve Harvey reminded the Shrine aud it was also the sesquicentennial of the Emancipation Proclamation, and then fired shots at…
"Venus and Serena" is an engaging, warts-and-all look at the Williams sisters, who have dominated the professional tennis circuit for more than a decade, breaking ground for female and…
Joel Roman has joined Paradigm in the tenpercentery's music division.
Singer Wyclef Jean officially announced his bid to be president of Haiti to a roaring crowd of supporters on Thursday, thrusting himself into a contentious race to lead an impoverished country…
Alicia Keys will be the recipient of the Golden Note kudo during ASCAP's 22nd annual Rhythm & Soul Awards.
Adrien Brody and Jeffrey Wright will play a pair of major music-biz figures in Sony BMG Film's "Cadillac Records," which goes before cameras in March.
Even as he continues on the comeback trail from his self-imposed exile, comic Dave Chappelle remains teasingly elusive. Fans of his inspired stand-up and shockingly funny Comedy Central series may…
Too self-consciously styled as an irreverent, lightly comic tale of a terminally cancerous teen boy and his outlandish final wish, "One Last Thing ... " lacks the spontaneously raw appeal of director…
Director: Jonathan Demme Topic: Life and death of Haitian journalist and human-rights activist Jean Dominique. Financier: Demme financed most of the film himself, until advances from French…