Forest Whitaker

Being a self-proclaimed in-the-shower, driving-in-the-car, riding-in-the-elevator singing sensation; Black Nativity is the perfect film for a person who always seems to have a song in…

The Langston Hughes adapted movie ‘Black Nativity’ centers around a street-wise teen (Jacob Lattimore) from Baltimore, raised by a single mother(Jennifer Hudson) who travels to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives. The movie has an amazing cast featuring Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, Tyrese and Mary J. Blige and hits […]

‘Black Nativity’ is a story about a family who learns to forgive, love and heal during a difficult time. The cast is amazing featuring Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Jennifer Hudson, Tyrese, Jacob Lattimore, Nas and Mary J. Blige. Mary talks about her role as ‘Platinum Fro’ in the Langston Hughes adapted movie ‘Black Nativity’ and […]

I had an opportunity to see the advance screening of the Langston Hughes movie adaption of “Black Nativity”. The holiday musical drama BLACK NATIVITY follows Langston(Jacob Latimore), a street-wise teen from Baltimore who’s raised by a single mother. He journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives Reverend Cornell and […]

Award winning singer and actress Jennifer Hudson takes her craft to another level. Catch her in “Black Nativity”, starring Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Jacob Latimore, Mary J Blige and directed by Kasi Lemmons. Black Nativity centers around a street-wise teen from Baltimore, raised by a single mother who travels to New York City to spend […]

A dreary and oppressively humid late summer Washington morning would not deter thousands from filling the grounds of the National Mall on the 50th anniversary…

Lee Daniels, the director of “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” believes America has become more racist since President Barack Obama – the nation’s first black commander-in-chief…

Lee Daniels, who has helped both Halle Berry (he produced Monster’s Ball”) and Mo’Nique (he directed “Precious”) get Oscars might be in that enviable seat…

Sybil, J. and a bunch of the TJMS/Reach Media staff went to a screening of the new Lee Daniels’ film, “The Butler.”  It stars Forest…

The highly anticipated release of Lee Daniels’s The Butler August 16 has sparked some debate. The movie is based on the life of legendary White House service worker Eugene Allen, who served eight presidents from 1952 to 1986. The Butler stars Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey, and surprisingly co-star Mariah Carey is the center of […]

Chris Paul jokes with the crew about Forest Whitaker’s wandering eye, the NBA Allstar dunk contest and DMX moving to Russia for rocks.

Not even the inside of a store can provide a Black man–in this case, Forest Whitaker— in New York City refuge from “Stop and Frisk.”…