NEW YORK (AP) — "Straight Outta Compton" easily maintained its box-office lead with an estimated $26.8 million in ticket sales.
REPORT - Deborah Cox has left the life of the pop singer behind for some time now and has instead been enjoying her time on the Broadway stage, where she is slated to play two of the most iconic black women to achieve worldwide fame: Josephine Baker and Whitney Houston.
Hollywood will create a sequel for nearly any successful film these days.
Jennifer Hudson is reportedly in talks to star as Aretha Franklin in an as-yet-untitled biopic by Universal Pictures.
Scott Bernstein, producer of Stra…
theGRIO REPORT - Judging by the huge audience and largely positive response at the official Academy screening for Straight Outta Compton on Saturday night, the movie, which details the rise of N.W.A., might just be this year's first big contender for an Oscar.
theGRIO REPORT - Stars of the upcoming N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton discussed their hesitations taking on the roles of the iconic hip-hop artists.
theGRIO REPORT - Director of the upcoming Straight Outta Compton F. Gary Gray thinks N.W.A. would respond to #BlackLivesMatter and the issues present today similarly to how they responded to what they were experiencing nearly 30 years ago.