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Actor Samuel L. Jackson to President Obama: Be ‘F*cking Presidential’

Actor Samuel L. Jackson to President Obama: Be ‘F*cking Presidential’

Actor Samuel L. Jackson went on an epic rant against President Obama, in an interview with Playboy magazine, blasting him for ‘dumbing-down’ the way he talks to normal Americans and telling him to be “f*cking presidential.” Though Jackson backed President Obama’s reelection campaign in 2012, he said he is frustrated about […]

by · September 25, 2013 · Entertainment, Politics, Today's Headlines
Samuel L. Jackson Tweets ‘Open Season’ on Young Black Men in Ramarley Graham Case

Samuel L. Jackson Tweets ‘Open Season’ on Young Black Men in Ramarley Graham Case

Actor Samuel L. Jackson warns that it’s ‘open season’ on young black men and the right wing freak-out of sorts has started. This is in regards to yet another case in which a black teen was gunned down. Ramarley Graham was killed by a white cop, Richard Haste, in the […]

Samuel L. Jackson to Appear in South African TV Series “Generations” for One Episode

Samuel L. Jackson to Appear in South African TV Series “Generations” for One Episode

Samuel L. Jackson is set to appear in South African television series “Generations” for one episode only. Jackson shares a scene with Winnie Ntshaba-Modise who plays Khethiwe. He is seen sitting on the opposite table in what seems to be a business meeting with Mfundi Vundla, the show’s creator. Khethiwe […]

Samuel L. Jackson Joins Cast of Spike Lee’s ‘Old Boy,’ Bruce Hornsby to Do Score

Samuel L. Jackson Joins Cast of Spike Lee’s ‘Old Boy,’ Bruce Hornsby to Do Score

From the Los Angeles Times:  The English-language remake of Chan-wook Park’s cult favorite “Oldboy”already had some big-time names, what with Spike Lee directing and Josh Brolin in the lead role. Now the revenge drama is getting two more notables: Samuel L. Jackson and Bruce Hornsby. Jackson has come on board for a small but critical part in the new film, […]

by · August 18, 2012 · Latest News
Director Martin Scorsese Stars in New Apple Ad Directing Siri to Call Up Real Time Traffic Reports

Director Martin Scorsese Stars in New Apple Ad Directing Siri to Call Up Real Time Traffic Reports

Martin Scorsese stars in new Apple ad:  The iPhone 4S “intelligent personal assistant” was showcased in a new ad starring Martin Scorsese, who sits in a New York City cab, ordering Siri to rearrange meetings, locate a friend named Rick and call up real-time traffic reports. Providing real-time traffic reports […]

by · July 24, 2012 · Technology News
Will Samuel L. Jackson Be Criticized for Playing Role of Nick Fury in “The Avengers,” Like Idris Elba in “Thor” Because of Race?

Will Samuel L. Jackson Be Criticized for Playing Role of Nick Fury in “The Avengers,” Like Idris Elba in “Thor” Because of Race?

COMMENTARY:  Actor Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury) is in yet another highly anticipated movie, “The Avengers,” which also consists of a stellar cast including Robert Downey, Jr. (Iron Man), Chris Evans (Captain America), Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Mark Ruffalo (The Incredible Hulk), Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye), and Scarlett  Johansson (Black Widow). He is […]

Will the Black Hollywood Elite Support President Obama the Second Time Around?

Will the Black Hollywood Elite Support President Obama the Second Time Around?

Will the black Hollywood elite, which includes Samuel L. Jackson, Pauletta Washington (Denzel Washington’s wife) and Debbie Allen, support President Obama the second time around? It’s interesting, since some like Samuel L. Jackson, have expressed some ambivalence to his performance thus far. I guess I can ask the question of […]

by · January 23, 2012 · Obama Reelection Campaign

Actor Samuel L. Jackson Sees No Other Reason Why Tea Party Opposes Obama Reelection Other Than Race

Actor Samuel L. Jackson says he can see no other reason why the Tea Party would oppose President Obama’s reelection other than race. That’s despite the weak economy and lukewarm reception by legislators to President Obama’s jobs plan. Jackson’s comments come on the heels of fellow actor Morgan Freeman’s comments […]

by · October 5, 2011 · Uncategorized

Samuel L. Jackson & Angela Bassett Coming to Broadway in "The Mountaintop," Centered on The Day Before Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Angela Bassett and Samuel L. Jackson are coming to Broadway in The Mountaintop, a play by Katori Hall and directed by Kenny Leon. The play recounts the chain of events the night before Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., is assassinated. The play revisits April 3, 1968, when Dr. King, played […]

by · September 26, 2011 · Uncategorized