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The story of James Brown's journey from extreme poverty to fame as the godfather of soul.
15 hrs ago | Essence Magazine
In an interview with The Daily Beast, Academy Award Winner Octavia Spencer addressed diversity in film and her life post-Oscar win.
16 hrs ago | Deadline
Disney/Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy and Universal's James Brown biopic Get On Up both bow tonight in late nights but all eyes are on Guardians which storms into theaters at 7 PM.
17 hrs ago | CBS News
The story of iconic funk singer James Brown is being brought to life with the new biopic, "Get on Up," from "The Help" director Tate Taylor.
A chronicle of James Brown's rise from extreme poverty to become one of the most influential musicians in history.
This July 21, 2014 photo shows actor Chadwick Boseman, star of the James Brown film "Get On Up," in New York.
Chadwick Boseman, who played Jackie Robinson in '42,' is sensational as the Godfather of Soul in this bold movie from the director of 'The Help' Even by the standards of early rock 'n' roll songs, the 1956 "Please, Please, Please" is primitive, in fact primal.
You know what happens when your second feature film goes on to score over $216 million worldwide and snag three Academy Award nominations and a win? You get a lot of scripts coming to your door.
Academy Award nominated actor Richard Jenkins was seen in Canton on Monday, where scenes were being shot for "The Hollars," which also stars John Krasinski and Anna Kendrick.
Dazzling, witty and emotional, this warts-and-all musical biography of James Brown rides on the able shoulders of Chadwick Boseman.
To become James Brown for the film "Get on Up," Boseman needed to rely on an entirely different skill set.
JACKSON, Miss. - Director Tate Taylor, who is from Mississippi, was excited Sunday about his second big motion picture filmed in his home state as a crowd of VIPs and others gathered for a screening in Madison Mississippi rolls out red carpet for 'Get On Up' JACKSON, Miss.
Get On Up Chadwick Boseman, having played baseball legend Jackie Robinson in 42 , tries on a different kind of legend: the Godfather of Soul.
It took producer Brian Grazer more than a dozen years – and an assist from Mick Jagger – to finally get on the good foot and make a biopic out of the turbulent, triumphant life of the Hardest Working Man in Show Business, music legend James Brown.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 02:27 pm
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