Twitter users are excited to know the actress is acting again.
After taking some time to mourn the loss of her partner Nipsey Hussle, Lauren London is back to acting. The actress is slated to hit the big screen alongside Michael B. Jordan in an Amazon Prime movie that will premiere on April 30.
On Wednesday (March 3), the trailer for Without Remorse — the film based on Tom Clancy’s novel of the same name — dropped, giving fans a sneak peak of what’s to come. The plot centers around Jordan’s character Navy SEAL John Kelly, who uncovers a potential war between U.S. and Russia as he seeks revenge against Russian soldiers who killed his family, including his pregnant wife, who is played by London.
Congressman John Lewis, born on Feb. 21, 1940, has been the Democratic U.S. Representative for Georgia’s 5th congressional district since 1987 and also serves as dean of the Georgia congressional delegation. Known as one of the “Big Six” leaders of the civil rights movement, Lewis has made it his life’s work to protect human rights.
Going into Production! The BET+ Original Sacrifice has been picked up for a 10 episode series! I’m extremely blessed and grateful to be working with so many talented cast and crew members.
Debuting in December 2019 on BET+ as the streaming service’s first original film, the Footage Films feature originated as a movie written, executive produced and directed by Chris Stokes.
Sacrifice takes place in Los Angeles and follows Daniella Hernandez (Patton), a highly sought-after entertainment lawyer, as she navigates the nefarious lives of her rich and famous clients. Patton will reprise her role in the series, accompanied by returning cast members Marques Houston, James Trevena Brown, Veronika Bozeman, Altonio Jackson, Liliana Montenegro, Michael Toland, and Nelson Bonilla.
Kevin Arkadie has come on board as executive producer and showrunner of the series. Stokes and Marques Houston executive produce for Footage Films; Patton will serve as co-executive producer on the series.
Extremely grateful to be working on the Sacrifice Series with BET+
Sacrifice takes an in-depth look at the entertainment business in a way that no television show ever has, by capturing the glamorous yet mysterious sides of the music industry from the perspective of an entertainment attorney. The suspense and excitement will have you on the edge of your seat in every episode. When I created the show, the only woman I could see playing the role of Daniella was Paula Patton. Sacrifice’s big cliffhangers, coupled with incredible acting, is sure to keep viewers completely locked in!”
The Bad Boys are a youth hip-hop dance crew struggling to compete in the battle dance culture in Long Beach, California. Sean Lewis, a young, charismatic, successful businessman finds himself in the mix with the disheveled misfits, who have virtually no dance talent. Realizing his dilemma, Sean brings aboard a professional dance instructor to ease his responsibilities to these kids. Meanwhile, he finds himself falling for Sara, who runs the community center where the kids hangout and practice their moves. With Sean motivating them, The Bad Boys find the confidence to be contenders…
Emmy- and Tony-winning actress Cicely Tyson, who distinguished herself in theater, film and television, died on Thursday afternoon. She was 96.
“I have managed Miss Tyson’s career for over 40 years, and each year was a privilege and blessing,” her manager, Larry Thompson, said in a statement. “Cicely thought of her new memoir as a Christmas tree decorated with all the ornaments of her personal and professional life. Today she placed the last ornament, a Star, on top of the tree.”
Phoenix Music Group newcomer Chrissy is not only breathtakingly beautiful, but she is an emerging superstar as a singer, songwriter and actress that is about to take Hollywood by storm! A child of tinsel town since the day she was born, her father is music producer, screenwriter, director, Chris Stokes. But Chrissy didn’t discover her passion for singing and acting until the age of 11. She landed her first paid acting job on the TNT Drama Series ‘Southland’ opposite Emmy Award-winning actress Regina King. In 2019, Chrissy got the opportunity to showcase her acting and singing talents on screen when she landed the lead role in the series “Howard High.” The show is airing on the new streaming service Urbanflix and production on Season 1(a) start early 2021.