RIP. Verne Troyer, Mini-Me in Austin Powers Movies, Dies at 49

Verne J. Troyer, the actor and stunt performer best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers movie franchise, died on Saturday. He was 49. His spokesman confirmed his death, the circumstances and location of which were not immediately available. A statement on Mr. Troyer’s Facebook page on Saturday said he had gone through a “recent…

Watch Trailer For ‘The Equalizer 2’ Starring Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington returns to one of his signature roles in the first sequel of his career. Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed – but how far will he go when that is someone he loves? The Equalizer 2 is an upcoming American vigilante action thriller film directed by Antoine Fuqua…

BET Network Greenlights Eddie Murphy’s “Boomerang” Reboot

A “Boomerang” reboot is on the way…. According to reports, BET is doubling down on scripted programming. Under orders from new network president Scott Mills, the Viacom-owned cable network has handed out straight-to-series orders for a half-hour comedic reboot of 1992 Eddie Murphy feature Boomerang; comedy Peachtree Place, produced by Girls Trip‘s Will Packer; and a drama, American Soul, inspired by the life of Soul…

Box Office News. ‘Tyler Perry’s Acrimony’ Opens To $17 Million

A few days ago it was reported, Tyler Perry’s Acrimony from Lionsgate drew a $7.3M opening day in what looks like a $16.9M start in 2nd… It is predicted the movie will bump ‘Black Panther’ from the number 2 position in the box office. Fast Forward… “Tyler Perry’s Acrimony,”  opened with $17.1 million. Distributed by Lionsgate,…

I Said What I Said. Tiffany Haddish Addresses Mo’Nique’s Netflix Boycott Struggle: ‘I’m not gonna protest because somebody got offered not..’

Back in February, Mo’Nique supported Tiffany Haddish’s Netflix deal. Click Here if you missed that. In an interview with GQ, Tiffany Haddish shared her thoughts on Mo’Nique’s call to boycott Netflix over what Mo’Nique characterized as unequal pay compared to white and male comedians. Tiffany Haddish says… “If you don’t like what they’re offering you,…