Rare video with Rudy Dee and Ossie Davis in 1963.
In celebration of Rudy Dee’s birthday we post this video from Purlie, a musical with a book by Dee’s legendary partner/husband Ossie Davis, Philip Rose, and Peter Udell, lyrics by Udell, and music by Gary Geld. Continue reading
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The “Precious” star gets to show her lighter side in the new movie “Tower Heist.” The Harlem resident and actress told Extra TV that working with comic icon Eddie Murphy “was really scary,” and, she “does not date celebrities…,” adding “I like nerds!” Continue reading
Harlem resident Gabourey Sidibe has signed up to appear in new action-comedy movie ‘Tower Heist’ alongside Michael Pena, Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy and Alan Alda.
Gabourey Sidibe has signed up to star in new action-comedy movie ‘Tower Heist’.
The ‘Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire‘ actress and ‘Crash’ star Michael Pena have joined onto the new film, where they will play employees at a luxurious block of apartments who are scammed out of their pensions by one resident. Continue reading