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‘CrazySexyCool’ exceeds expectations!

‘CrazySexyCool’ exceeds expectations!

The stars and executive producers of “CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story” have much to rejoice this week, as the TV film’s ratings far exceeded expectations. Monday night’s TLC biopic became VH1’s highest-rated telecast in more than five years, drawing in an overwhelming $4.5 million viewers. Media sources state that “CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story,” is already this […]

Jamie Foxx’s top films

Jamie Foxx’s top films

After news broke that actor, comedian and singer Jamie Foxx would be taking on the role of Martin Luther King Jr. in an Oliver Stone produced biopic, we thought we’d break down his most memorable films throughout his multifaceted career. Check them out below. Django Unchained (2012) Starring: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry […]

Jamie Foxx to play Martin Luther King Jr. in Oliver Stone directed biopic

Jamie Foxx to play Martin Luther King Jr. in Oliver Stone directed biopic

Actor, singer and comedian Jamie Foxx may already be an Oscar winner, but his next role may very well set him miles above the rest. According to reports, the Foxx, 45, is poised to play Martin Luther King, Jr. in an Oliver Stone directed biopic based on the life of the late Civil Rights leader. […]

3 films by director Lee Daniels you should know

3 films by director Lee Daniels you should know

In anticipation of Lee Daniels latest film “The Butler,” starring Forest Whitacker, we’re highlighting some of the directors top films. Check out 3 films by Daniels that you should know below. Precious: Based on the novel “Push” by Saphire, stars Gabourey Sidibe, who delivers an award winning performance as “Precious,” an overweight, abused, illiterate pregnant […]

Celebrities attend ‘The Butler’ premiere in Hollywood

Celebrities attend ‘The Butler’ premiere in Hollywood

Forest Whitacker, along with his lovely wife and daughter, attend the Hollywood premiere of his latest film, “The Butler,” by director Lee Daniels. One of the summer’s most anticipated black films, “The Butler” tells the story of a White House butler, who waited on eight presidents over thirty years. The tale, which takes place during […]

Top 10 Independence Day movies of all time

Top 10 Independence Day movies of all time

Today, we celebrate Independence Day. On July 4, 1776, our Founding Fathers, signed the Declaration of Independence, birthing the United States of America into existence. While many take this time to celebrate by remembering our Founding Fathers, hosting barbecue parties or road trips, here at RollingOut, we are breaking down a variety of film that […]

‘Coming to America’s’ 25th anniversary; Where are the stars now?

‘Coming to America’s’ 25th anniversary; Where are the stars now?

It’s been 25 years since the release of one of Black America’s cult classics, ‘Coming to America‘ was released to the masses. Check out where the stars are now! Eddie Murphy, then: played Prince Akeem. Eddie Murphy, now: Has continued to star in movies such as Doctor Dolittle, Daddy Day Care and the Shrek franchise. […]

3 Notaable Directorial Debuts

3 Notaable Directorial Debuts

Anthony Hemingway, Red Tails With nearly a decade spent directing TV shows such as “The Wire,” “CSI: NY,” “True Blood” and “Treme,” Hemingway made his directorial debut with Red Tails in 2012. While the film did not exactly make history at the box office, it was a major step for Hemingway as George Lucas and […]

Behind the scenes photos: “The Best Man Holiday”

Behind the scenes photos: “The Best Man Holiday”

Sanaa Lathan, star of The Best Man Holiday, has been eagerly been sharing photos of her fellow cast mates on Instagram for the last couple weeks and it has us on the edge of our seats, anxiously awaiting its debut in November. Check out the behind the scenes candid s below.

Jackie Robinson and other blacks who broke barriers in history portrayed in film

Jackie Robinson and other blacks who broke barriers in history portrayed in film

Brian Helgeland’s sports biopic 42, tells the tale of the 1947 baseball season in which Brooklyn Dodgers general manager Branch Rickey (Harrison Ford) decides to sign the first black major league baseball player ever, Jackie Robinson (Chadwick Boseman). Despite the vicious racism Robinson faces from fans, other teams and at times his own teammates, he […]