2009 proved to be a fairly interesting year for black film in Hollywood. Push, an indie film directed by Lee Daniels about an obese illiterate teenager in Harlem quickly became a favorite on the film festival circuit. Based on the novel by Sapphire the film was granted two fairy godparents: Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry. […]
‘Just Wright’ comes out today on DVD/Blu-Ray. If Common didn’t convince you to catch it in theaters maybe it might make it onto your date rental agenda.
This Tuesday Latifah and Common’s romantic comedy Just Wright comes to DVD. In this interview actor James Pickens, Jr., who played Latifah’s father LLoyd in the film, shares what it was like being married to Pam Grier in the flick and how it almost didn’t happen.
This Friday rapper/actor Common makes his leading man film debut in the romantic comedy, Just Wright. As New Jersey Nets point guard Scott McKnight Com finds himself caught up in a love triangle with cousins Leslie Wright (Queen Latifah) and Morgan Alexander (Paula Patton).
From ThinkCommon.com In anticipation of his new movie Just Wright, Common has been putting out mixtapes of music inspired by the movie. In this latest installment he culls the soul of Patrice Rushen, Roy Ayers Music Project and many more.
Just Wright stars Common and Queen Latifah headed out for the NYC premiere of the film last night.
In the movie Just Wright, Common takes the plunge in his first leading roll as an NBA point guard named Scott McKnight. In this round table interview the former ball boy from Chicago discusses his transition from rapper to actor, what it was like working with Queen Latifah and what kind of role he wants […]