Danai Maraire talks with the ladies of the film and Gabby Union shares her drunken take on the Romantic Comedy “Think Like A Man” the battle of the sexes, and more.
My Name is… Sy Smith aka See Smit aka ReCee or ReCee Cup for my super true blue old school friends (Eleanor Roosevelt H.S. friends included!). The reason you are reading about me is… I’m a proud graduate of Howard University. I’m a Bison, thru and through. Plus I’m pretty good at what I do. […]
“Paris vs Poorest” is a poignant statement of perspective. Maurice “Mo the Educator” Dolberry‘s depiction of the two sides of the coin that Yasiin Bey and Jay-Z and Kanye West portray caught the attention of the Pillars of Hip Hop embodied including Chuck D, various notable DJs and far from least, recording engineer to the […]
Released 47 years to the day after the assassination of Malcolm X, Yasiin Bey offers the video for his counternarrative to Jay-Z and Kanye’s luxury rap, club-banger. Equipped with the glyph and all – the stylized Arabic writing for “Yasiin” flashes on the screen throughout the video – the emcee formerly known as Mos Def […]
With the upcoming release of the Ghost Rider film, based on the Marvel comics character, coming this Friday we received a phone call from a fan favorite and long time friend of AlumniRoundup, actor Idris Elba. Interview by: Bryndan Moore — You are playing the character Moreau in “Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance.” So who […]
Danai Maraire of Atta girl goes one on one with the cast of the new George Lucas film Red Tails, a gripping depiction of the Tuskegee airmen in World War II. Ne-yo, Elijah Kelley and Tristan Wilds talk about shooting in Prague with the actual Tuskegee airmen on set advising them a and consulting on […]
Atta Girl Entertainment Correspondent Shawn Edwards went one on one with Robert Downey Jr. To discuss the second offering in the series, and how working with Guy Ritchie, while not always pleasant, did bring something special to the production Process. He refers to their onscreen chemistry as “a drunken thanksgiving.” All that and he shares […]
Is this a post racial America? “Nigger in a Northface” by Legit, illustrates the complexity and turmoil surrounding an interracial couple. What do you think?