Rooting for everybody Black! Source: Courtesy Netflix The diverse-ish Oscars are this Sunday with middling buzz over pandemic era films and performances that landed in living rooms instead of movie theaters during the ongoing COVID slowdown that shifted the film industry forever. Billed as a more “diverse” celebration of Hollywood excellence, the notoriously unseasoned spectacle … Read moreRooting For Everybody Black: A Complete List Of This Year’s Black Oscar Nominees
Chairman Fred don’t play! Source: Jane Tyska/Digital First Media/East Bay Times via Getty Images We had the honor and pleasure of interviewing President and Chairman of the Prisoners of Conscience Committee and Black Panther Party Cubs Fred Hampton, Jr. who served as a very involved consultant for “Judas & The Black Messiah.” The living legacy … Read moreBOSSIP Exclusive: Chairman Fred Hampton, Jr. Talks Being A Consultant On “Judas & The Black Messiah,” Fighting The Good Fight & More!
Did you watch ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ this weekend? Source: Glen Wilson / Warner Bros. Pictures BOSSIP’s Sr. Content Director Janeé Bolden spoke with ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ writer/director Shaka King ahead of the movie’s premiere about what compelled him to make the film. He revealed that the Lucas brothers approached him with … Read more‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Director Shaka King Describes Why Now Is The Perfect Time To Tell Fred Hampton’s Story
Say His Name. Fred Hampton. Let’s make sure that we recognize his legacy and never forget how he loved his people! Source: Courtesy of Warner Bros Pictures / Warner Bros. Pictures In an interview with BOSSIP’s Sr. Content Director Janeé Bolden, Daniel Kaluuya talks about his role as Fred Hampton in ‘Judas and the Black … Read moreBOSSIP Exclusive: ‘Judas And The Black Messiah’ Star Daniel Kaluuya Opens Up About Cultivating Chemistry With Dominique Fishback “She’s A Romantic” [VIDEO]
Lakeith Stanfield is one of the stars of ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ but he’s been vocal about his reluctance to take on the role of William O’Neal. Source: Glen Wilson / Warner Bros. Pictures BOSSIP’s Sr. Content Director Janeé Bolden spoke with Lakeith Stanfield about his struggle with the idea of playing William O’Neal, … Read more‘Judas & The Black Messiah’ Star Lakeith Stanfield Says Film Fearlessly Reveals Government Evil
“Kidnapped Africans ended up all around the world. We have a lot more in common than people think, in terms of our experience and trying to overthrow white supremacy.” Though it’s unclear whether there’s been any actual criticism of the decision, Judas and The Black Messiah director, Shaka King, is already defending his choice in … Read more‘Judas and The Black Messiah’ Director Defends Casting British Actor as Black…