Cynthia Erivo, who was perfect in her role as Celie in Broadway’s The Color Purple, has been cast as Harriet Tubman in the upcoming biopic, Harriet.
With abortion rights under attack in many states, a biopic about the woman who fought so passionately for a woman’s right to choose is extremely timely.
The country music-loving American public has been feeling a mite dubious about Tom Hiddleston, an admitted British person, playing Hank Williams in the upcoming biopic I Saw the Light. But a full trailer came out Tuesday, and now I very much fear I’m going to be forced to see this thing 15 times and cry every time.
Grace Coddington, creative director at Vogue and fashion’s true breakout star, is about to become an even bigger name than she’s ever been before. The style icon and former model has just sold the rights to her memoir Grace to A24.
Just in time to celebrate the 25th anniversary of hit ‘90s teen soap opera Beverly Hills, 90210, Lifetime debuted the latest addition to their biopic series with The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90210 Story. As a dedicated Lifetime viewer and 90210 fan, I pulled out my old pair of glow-in-the-dark Dylan McKay boxers…
While reviews for the NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton have been fairly positive, one prevailing critique is that the narrative conveniently leaves out Dr. Dre’s abusive past. In a recent interview, his ex-fiancée—R&B singer Michel’le—states the obvious in explaining the reason that storyline was neglected.
The Sam Cooke murder-mystery biopic that was originally considered authorized just hit a snag. Family members now say that, on the contrary, they have no involvement in the movie's production.
Lifetime's Whitney Houston biopic, Whitney, which premieres in January and might not be terrible, will cover the rumored romantic relationship between Houston and her best friend Robyn Crawford. Given how the network covered sexual predator R. Kelly in its Aaliyah biopic, it's no surprise that they're going there.
If you're not an avid watcher of the Disney Channel, the news that a living human named Zendaya will be playing beloved and deceased R&B songstress Aaliyah could prompt an outburst more/less polite than "Hmmmmm?!"
Rihanna is known for many things: Singing, dressing provocatively, designing terrible-looking clothes, rocking the hell out of a bikini. What she is not known for is her acting. Still, word on the street is that she's been cast to play Joséphine Baker in a new biopic.
The TLC biopic CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story, set to premiere October 21 on VH1, will feature music video recreations of “Waterfalls” and “Creep.” That’s probably the most important point to mention, since those music videos were each wonderful. We’ll also probably get a triumphant sequence of Left Eye burning down…
Aretha Franklin, that classy, classy lady, is apparently tangentially involved, sorta, in who will play her in her much-anticipated upcoming biopic: "I just try to come up with the names I feel are going to best present this, who are the people that will best present my biopic and what I have in mind."
The earth over Whitney Houston's bejeweled corpse has hardly settled and already Clive Davis is trying to kick-start a biopic that could feature Rihanna as the late singer. Davis is reportedly eager to begin filming just as soon as he gets the pesky business about a script out of the way. Other Whitney-movie…
A biopic is in the works, and lots of names are being thrown around, including Chris Pine and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. But Zefron has an uncanny resemblance to the Gipper, no?
• Women's roller derby is becoming popular in New Jersey, where seven leagues with more than a dozen teams have been created since 2005. • Fox Japan and Fuji TV network have announced that they're making a Japanese version of Sideways. • A British Muslim OB/GYN who has seen Muslim patients with bruises says she…