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Watch Jennifer Hudson Channel Aretha Franklin In First Respect Trailer

Watch Jennifer Hudson Channel Aretha Franklin In First Respect Trailer

The cast includes also includes Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Marc Maron, Tituss Burgess, Saycon Sengbloh, Hailey Kilgore, Skye Dakota Turner, Tate Donovan, and Mary J Blige This is going to be a significant player for Oscars this year, and for sure one of the most anticipated biopics as well The trailer for Respect[...]

Forest Whitaker, Katee Sackhoff Headed to Star Wars Celebration

Star Wars Celebration in Chicago isn't slowing down on guest announcements ahead of their April show, adding Forest Whitaker and Katee Sackhoff![caption id="attachment_1002079" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Forest Whitaker as Saw Gerrera[/caption]Oscar winning actor Forest Whitaker brought grizzled extremist leader Saw Gerrera to life in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and we're super excited he'll be joining his[...]

New 'Black Panther' Poster Spotlights T'Challa's Allies, Enemies

Ross (Martin Freeman),  as well as Okoye (Danai Gurira) and members of Wakandan special forces unit Dora Milaje to prevent a world war.Directed by Ryan Coogler, Black Panther stars stars Boseman, Jordan, Gurira, Freeman, Lupita Nyong’o, Angela Bassett and Forest Whitaker; and is set for a February 16, 2018 release.If there's one thing that the trailer for Marvel Studios' Black Panther[...]

Sterling K. Brown Enters the Black Panther

Jordan, Angela Bassett, Lupita Nyong'o and Forest Whitaker. By Joe GlassThe cast for Marvel Studios' Black Panther just keeps getting bigger and more star-studded, and the new addition is no different.Joining next year's hotly anticipated Marvel Cinematic Universe entry is Sterling K Brown, winner of the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie[...]

Before Rogue One, Saw Gerrera Was A Rebel

On January 7th, Disney XD is showing a 2-part Star Wars Rebels that shows the earlier days of Saw Gerrera from Rogue One. We learn in the film that Forrest Whitaker's character was too extreme for the Rebel Alliance and he went off on his own. Its hard to tell exactly in the time line […]

New 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Clip Shows Tension Between Cassian And Jyn

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is directed by Gareth Edwards and stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Alan Tudyk, Ben Mendelsohn, and Forest Whitaker It opens December 16th, 2016 new clip for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has appeared online during a twitter Q&A with the cast The clips shows us that[...]

'Arrival' Is Smart Science Fiction At Its Best

Arrival is the smart science fiction movie that leaves you stunned and wondering if the sleight of hand lives up to the punchline. TItle: Arrival Director: Denis Villeneuve Summary: A linguist is recruited by the military to assist in translating alien communications. There is a certain type of movie goer that will enjoy Arrival. If […]

What Does Forest Whitaker's Casting Mean For Black Panther

Today it was announced that Forest Whitaker has joined the cast of Marvel’s Black Panther The film directed by Ryan Coogler (Creed) already has a cast of Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa / Black Panther, Lupita Nyong’o as Nakia, Danai Guriar as Okoye, Michael B Jordan as Erik Killmonger, Winston Duke as M’Baku / Man-Ape and[...]

Forest Whitaker Is Zuri In Marvel's Black Panther

Forest Whitaker has joined the cast of Black Panther as the character Zuri, a warrior and loyal ally to the title character Zuri first appeared in the debut issue of the 1998 Black Panther series, written by Christopher Priest and drawn by Mark Texeira. Academy Award-winning actor Forest Whitaker has joined the cast of Marvel Studios’[...]

Arrival Trailer Announces Aliens, New Languages And Possibly The Sci-Fi Film Of The Year

But mixed together superb photography and actors like Amy Adams and Forest Whitaker, this looks to be the science fiction flick of the year.Arrival opens on November 11th. Paramount Pictures has released the first full trailer for Denis Villeneuve's Arrival and it looks incredible. I said when the first teaser was released, there are shades[...]

Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker Face An Arrival In Trailer Tease

It features stars Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker as they enter an alien craft and await the arrival of visitors to planet Earth There are definite shades here of Rendezvous with Rama, but it remains to be seen what else Villeneuve has in store for the cast. opens on November 11th.[...]

Forest Whitaker's Rogue One Character A Familiar Clone Wars Face

When Rogue One: A Star Wars Story debuts in December, it will bring with it one of the most direct cross-pollinations from other Star Wars media yet seen on the big screen.As unveiled by Entertainment Weekly, Forest Whitaker plays Saw Gerrera in the film The character appeared as a young man in the fifth season[...]

Jake Gyllenhaal Gets Tough In Southpaw

It isn't until he hits rock bottom and turns to a washed up former boxer for help that he has a chance at redemption.The film is directed by Antoine Fuqua (Training Day) and also stars Rachel McAdams, Forest Whitaker, Naomie Harris, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, Rita Ora, and Victor Ortiz.[youtube][/youtube][...]

Taken 3 Delivers Punches And General Confusion

Sprinkled in because, well, reasons, I guess Besson had the overwhelming need to add some poorly contrived emotional conflict? Add to the mix Forest Whitaker, the lead detective assigned with hunting down Liam Neeson, and, for lack of a better phrase, stuff happens The essence of Whitaker’s character is boiled down to his carrying a[...]