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  1. How 'Mudbound' Re-created the Jim Crow South for a Timely Depiction of Race RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... novel and commissioned Williams to write a screenplay. Several potential directors such as George Tillman Jr. ( Notorious ) and cinematographer Phedon Papamichael were attached along the way but moved on when financing proved elusive. But things ...

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  2. 'Marshall' delivers the heroic bio-pic treatment Thurgood Marshall deservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | The Maryland Gazette

    First, Ruth Bader Ginsburg transmogrified into the Notorious RBG and now a magnetic Chadwick Boseman plays Thurgood Marshall as a confident and charismatic young attorney buff enough to be an action hero in the energetic and audience friendly "Marshall." Directed by veteran Reginald Hudlin, "Marshall" shrewdly concentrates on a single highly dramatic case early in Marshall's career when he was a kind of "Have Law Books, Will Travel" attorney for the struggling NAACP, criss-crossing the country with a briefcase full of legal tomes defending clients whose only crime was their race.

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  3. Filming begins on The Hate U Give with Anthony Mackie and Amandla StenbergRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | IndieLondon

    ... best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Directed by George Tillman Jr. ( Soul Food, Men of Honor, Notorious ) from a screenplay by Tina Mabry ( Insecure, Queen Sugar, Mississippi Damned ) and Audrey Wells ( Under the Tuscan Sun ), The ...

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  4. TV Premieres: "Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G."Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | The Torch

    After 20 years since Biggie's death, A&E takes to tribute the life of B.I.G. in Mark Ford's directed documentary, "Biggie: The Notorious Life of B.I.G." The 2-hour documentary takes us on a journey into the life of Christopher Wallace as a young Catholic schoolboy, born and raised in Brooklyn, New York with only his mother, Voletta Wallace, to raise him. By 12-years-old, we see Christopher as a young artist, always writing and able to compose lyrics that flowed freely with beats.

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  5. Anthony Mackie & Kian Lawley Join The Hate U Give as Filming StartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | ComingSoon.net

    ... upend her community. It could also endanger her life. Directed by George Tillman Jr. ( Soul Food , Men of Honor , Notorious ) from a screenplay by Tina Mabry ( Insecure , Queen Sugar , Mississippi Damned ) and Audrey Wells ( Under the Tuscan Sun ), ...

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  6. A&E documentary 'Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G.' takes a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    A&E documentary 'Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G.' takes a fascinating - and authorized - look at the rapper's too-short story In a scene from the A&E documentary "Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G.," Voletta Wallace looks at a mural of her slain son, rapper Christopher Wallace. "I pity the person who killed my son," she says.

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  7. After his death, Notorious B.I.G.'s mom becomes his No.1 fanRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Voletta Wallace, the mother of late rap icon Notorious B.I.G., says she didn't consider him a true artist until he died In this Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, photo, Voletta Wallace, left, and Faith Evans, right, pose for a portrait in New York. Wallace details the love for the Notorious B.I.G. as both his mother and No.

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  8. After his death, Notorious B.I.G.a s mom becomes his No.1 fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | The Tribune

    During the late 1990s when the Notorious B.I.G. emerged as rap's top performer, detailing street life in Brooklyn on songs and albums that dominated the pop charts, his mother didn't think much of his music, which she used to call "noise." Voletta Wallace says after her son died in 1997, she connected with his music and fell in love with Christopher Wallace, the artist.

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  9. Biggie Smalls: 5 Things You May Not Have Known About The Late Notorious RapperRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | HollywoodLife

    For the first time ever, we'll get to see the story of Biggie Smalls ' life in a biography that was authorized by his estate, and produced by both his widow, Faith Evans , as well has his mother, Voletta Wallace . Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G. is set to air on Monday, Sept.

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  10. Streetball legend Hot Sauce, local stars Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir & Tyonne ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | MassLive.com

    ... Putnam star and state champion Tyonne Malone. Actor Jamal Woolard -- who played Biggie Smalls in the 2009 biopic Notorious -- will also participate, in addition to hip hop artist Dolla Boy and high-flyer Doug Anderson, who previously won the NCAA ...

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  11. EXCLUSIVE: Anthony Mackie's Career Comes Full Circle: 'Every Stepping Stone Starts With Detroit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | ETonline

    ... to life, including portraying black icons Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in HBO's All the Way and Tupac Shakur in Notorious . Mackie also confirmed that he plans to move forward with a Jesse Owens biopic, which he is also producing, and is developing a ...

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  12. EXCLUSIVE: Anthony Mackie's Career Comes Full Circle: 'Every Stepping Stone Starts With Detroit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | ETonline

    ... to life, including portraying black icons Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in HBO's All the Way and Tupac Shakur in Notorious . Mackie also confirmed that he plans to move forward with a Jesse Owens biopic, which he is also producing, and is developing a ...

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  13. Jenner in trouble over lip serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | The Mercury

    ... under fire for selling vintage T-shirts with their faces over legendary rock and rap artists, such as Tupac, The Notorious B.I. G, the Doors. The late rapper Notorious B. I. G's mother Voletta Wallace took aim at the Jenners, saying, "I am not sure ...

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  14. Get to Know Your Orange Man: #17, WR Jamal CustisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... said no thanks to those schools, and picked the Syracuse Orange . What movie would Dino Babers recommend for him?: Notorious , the 2009 Notorious B.I.G. biopic, starring Jamal Woolard in the titular role. He would reprise the portrayal in 2017's ...

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  15. New York Playground to be named after Biggie SmallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Weekend

    Before becoming one of rap's greatest lyricists , the Notorious Biggie Smalls use to play basketball at a playground that will be named after him in August. The playground located at Fulton St .

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  16. Naturi Naughton Welcomes Baby GirlRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | WENN Blog

    ... salty, spicy things, and Cup Noodles has been really awesome." The singer is also known for playing Lil' Kim in Notorious B.I.G. drama Notorious and for her role in the 2009 Fame remake. The star has yet to fully identify the baby's father, ...

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  17. Ace Young, Sonia Rockwell Among Actors Heading to TV & FilmRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... has signed with Amazon Prime Movies and will be starring Marc John Jefferies (Get Rich or Die Tryin', Power, and Notorious) and Steve Stanulis (Long Shot Louie). On the small screen, NYC-based actor Gabriel Sloyer (Grand Theft Auto video game fame) ...

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  18. The Doors hit Kylie and Kendall with cease and desistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... issued an apology. The Doors follow in the footsteps of the estate of Christopher Wallace - aka Biggie Smalls or Notorious B.I.G. - in taking action against the girls. Think it through: After the Jenner sister's release of their ill-thought out ...

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  19. Notorious BIG's estate refuses Jenner sisters' apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Notorious BIG's estate refuses to accept Kylie and Kendall Jenner's apology for unauthorized shirts of the rap icon And even after a perfunctory apology, Kendall and Kylie Jenner aren't getting off easy with the Notorious BIG estate for their line of shirts featuring their faces superimposed over music legends like Biggie, Pink Floyd, Metallica and many more. After issuing a cease and desist notice to the social media starlets, the estate of Christopher Wallace - aka Biggie Smalls - issued a response to the girls.

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  20. Jenner sisters pull Tupac, Biggie T-shirts after angering momRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | SFGate

    ... an image of the shirt with a red "X" drawn over it, with the message, "THIS PRODUCT HAS NO AFFILIATION TO THE NOTORIOUS B,I,G. ESTATE. The estate was never contacted about using The Likeness of Biggie." Click below for the top news from around the ...

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