A Movie On Roxanne Shante Is Coming To Theaters

At the ripe young age of 14, New York native Roxanne Shante rose to fame after making a reply record to U.T.F.O.’s 1984 hit, “Roxanne, Roxanne,” at the encouragement of DJ Mister Magic, Tyrone Williams and Marley Marl. “Roxanne’s Revenge” became a huge smash and launched her career, along with a huge “Roxanne War” in NYC. She eventually retired and later revealed she’d went on to get a Ph.D – which ended up being exposed as a lie.

(Video) O’Shea Jackson Jr. Is NOT Here For ‘Roots’ Remake

Over the weekend, the first episode of the Roots remake aired – which chronicles the history of an African slave sold to America and his descendants. The story has been controversial and some – like Snoop Dogg – have spoke out against it, while others like T.I. (who’s in the movie) are in support of it. O’Shea Jackson Jr. falls under the former. See what the Straight Outta Compton star had to say about it to TMZ cameras at LAX below.

Box Office Update: ‘The Butler’ Earns How Much At The Box Office???

In this weeks box office update, The movie starring Forest Whitaker and Oprah Money Winfrey called the “The Butler” made $25 Million this weekend surpassing all other big budget movies that were expected to do well this weekend and landed at #1. Check out where other movies landed after the jump.

IFWT Wishes Forest Whitaker A Happy Birthday!

Happy birthday, Forest! We wish you many more!

Warner Bros. Will Not Back Down: “The Butler” Title Must Stay !!!

When you find out the reason why they want the title change, you’ll probably say; “Like Seriously.” Hit the jump for the full story!

(Video) A Must See! – “The Butler” [Trailer]

DAMN! Inspiring. With a jam packed, star-studded cast of Oprah, Forest Whitaker, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terrence Howard, James Marsden, Robin Williams, Lenny Kravitz and plenty others, “The Butler” is something I am really looking forward to watching. This has the potential to make millions! Whitaker plays, Eugene Allen a guy who served eight U.S. Presidents over the course of 30 years (true story), and with all the things that American has gone through his family was able to endure as well. Looks good. Drop down bottom and check it out.

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