At Cannes, challenging the notion that black films 'don't travel' overseas
In 1995, Will Smith begged producer Jerry Bruckheimer to let him go to the Cannes Film Festival to promote "Bad Boys," despite the parent studio's insistence that a black actor would not get any traction with the international fans and journalists thronging the city's beach-side promenade, the Croisette.
Join the discussion below, or Read more at Denver Post.
Since: Sep 09
#1 May 16, 2013
our presence in films have and will continue to bring in BIG BUCKS here and over seas.
Add your comments below
|Are Democrats funnier than Republicans?||5 hr||Bama Yankee||2|
|Celebrities Who Snagged Billionaires: Miranda K...||Thu||K - DJ||10|
|Chris Brown slams Taylor Swift and Kanye West f...||Thu||K - DJ||1|
|Jackson's ex-doc details star's alleged attract...||Jul 27||Jacko was a slime...||1|
|Who's the King, Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley,... (Dec '09)||Jul 27||Chaimpie||7,216|
|Paul McCartney fights to get back his songs||Jul 26||Pliez||200|
|Keshia Knight Pulliam Porn (Jan '08)||Jul 26||Cheche pop||21|
Find what you want!
Search Black Entertainment Forum Now
Copyright © 2016 Topix LLC