An Indian director is hoping her new film will throw a spotlight on gay rights in a country where homosexuality remains taboo and little progress has been made on repealing a colonial-era law banning gay sex.
NEW YORK— The stage musical of “The Lion King” has generated the highest total box office of any production in any entertainment medium, with worldwide takings of more than $6.2 billion, a spokesman for Walt Disney Co. said on Monday. The musical, which has been running on Broadway since 1997 and has been playing around […]
More than 50% of acting union members consulted by UCLA academics say film-makers are biased against LGBT performers More than half of gay actors in Hollywood believe film-makers are biased against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) performers, according to a new study The report from the Williams Institute, a thinktank on gay issues at […]
New South African movie Hard to Get, a love story set in Johannesburg’s crime underworld, opened the 35th Durban International Film Festival.
Support and Donate To Boyz Will Be Boyz By: Roque Caston A new LGBT film is currently in the works and it has an interesting plot twist. Ranging from contemporary tales to subjects that hasn’t been addressed before, Boyz Will Be Boyz is bound to shock people. Tyrone is a closeted bisexual rising in the […]
A scene from ‘Timbuktu’ by Abderrahmane Sissako CANNES – Forget about ‘Grace of Monaco’. Some of the most noteworthy films at this year’s Cannes Film Festival deal with human rights and the fight for press freedom, and they come from directors who have had to overcome financing, censorship or infrastructure difficulties to tell stories that […]
After many weeks of uploaded teasers and sneak previews, Lamont Pierre finally premiered the second season of his hit web series Freefall.
Nathan Hale Williams Starts Down ‘Ventura Boulevard’ By Nathan James Nathan Hale Williams, the out producer, actor, screenwriter, and entertainment attorney who brought us such hit films as the award-winning Dirty Laundry and The Ski Trip, has embarked on a new project that brings together two of Hollywood’s most notable personalities. Starring veteran actress Jenifer […]
Fresh from his recent and coveted “Breakthrough Performance” award from the National Board of Review and “Breakthrough Actor” at the Gotham Awards for his pivotal and career shaping starring role in the critically acclaimed and much Oscar buzzed film “Fruitvale Station,” actor Michael B. Jordan, is facing a very bright future in Tinseltown. By Kirk […]
Trevite Willis is an emerging film Producer with two highly acclaimed independently produced feature films (“Blueprint” and “Children of God“) to her credit. By Kirk Shannon-Butts Hailing from the Crimson State, Alabama, Willis moved to Harlem, USA and set up her own production company, Southern Fried Filmworks, and has been riding the tide forward ever […]