Ironside Remake Axed By Tv Bosses

21st October 2013 -

 News

Actor Blair Underwood's Ironside remake has been axed by Tv bosses after just three episodes.The police drama, based on the classic series which ran in the 1960s and 1970s, starred Underwood as a paraplegic detective...

NBC Storms Ahead In Key Demographic, Despite Miserable Premieres

9th October 2013 -

 News

NBC stormed to its second straight weekly ratings victory, taking first place in the key 18-49 demographic - the most important to advertisers.The network bested ABC, CBS and Fox in the lucrative demo, averaging a...

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16th September 2013 -

 News

Veteran actor Danny Glover has signed on to portray Blair Underwood's onscreen dad in forthcoming Tv drama Ironside.

Blair Underwood Makes Mum Proud As Wheelchair-bound Cop

1st September 2013 -

 News

Actor Blair Underwood's mother was thrilled when he signed up to play disabled detective Ironside on Tv because she has been confined to a wheelchair with Multiple Sclerosis.The Posse star's mum has been battling the...

The Things They Say: 3598724

10th April 2013 -

 News

"It gives a chance to see inside that disability and see what life is like from that perspective." Actor Blair Underwood has turned to his wheelchair-bound mother Marilyn for advice on how to best portray...

Aretha Franklin Reveals Cast 'Wish List' For Biopic

18th January 2012 -

 News

Aretha Franklin has revealed her "wish list" of actors for a biopic about her life - she wants Nia Long, Kerry Washington and Blair Underwood to sign up for roles.The Queen of Soul has previously...

Kim Kardashian Serves Up Thanksgiving Turkey In L.a.

24th November 2011 -

 News

Kim Kardashian was amongst the stars serving up turkey at the Los Angeles Mission Thanksgiving Dinner on Wednesday (23 November 2011), and although the 31-year-old appears to be going through a rough time in her...

Kim Kardashian Helps Homeless For Thanksgiving

24th November 2011 -

 News

Kim Kardashian and Zoe Saldana served homeless people Thanksgiving meals yesterday (23.11.11).Reality TV star Kim and 'Avatar' actress Zoe volunteered at the Los Angeles Mission where they donned red aprons to serve the needy ahead...

The Art of Getting By

1st September 2011 -

 Movie Review

Mopey, style-free filmmaking undermines what might have been an engaging coming-of-age movie. The bright cast holds our interest, but the corny, too-cute plot will only be of interest to pre-teen girls.In his senior year at...

The Art Of Getting By

23rd June 2011 -

 Video

George is a senior at a private high school in New York. He has never done a day's work in his life and sees no point in trying to do anything because sooner or later...

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9th November 2010 -

 News

Actor BLAIR UNDERWOOD once trained as a Junior Olympics swimmer in the pool beneath the Pentagon, where his father worked.

Underwood Survived On Liquid Diet To Shed Weight

5th October 2010 -

 News

BLAIR UNDERWOOD embarked on an extreme liquid diet to help him shed weight for new U.S. TV thriller THE EVENT, because he was so unhappy with his full figure in the pilot episode.The L.A. Law...

Underwood Writing A 'Vook'

18th May 2010 -

 News

Actor BLAIR UNDERWOOD is expanding his literary portfolio with a novel idea - he is combining books and video entertainment to create what he calls the world's first "vook".The Full Frontal star released Before I...

Underwood: 'Dirty Sexy Money Is Cancelled'

31st December 2008 -

 News

DIRTY SEXY MONEY star BLAIR UNDERWOOD has confirmed the struggling U.S. show is set to be axed - despite network executives refusing to admit it's been cancelled. The show, which airs on American network ABC,...

Underwood's Family Movies

29th September 2008 -

 News

Actor BLAIR UNDERWOOD is so hooked on showbusiness, he spends family vacations shooting home movies with his kids. The Dirty Sexy Money star steps behind the camera to direct his wife Desiree, sons Paris, 11,...

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23rd May 2008 -

 News

"My character is so unique. I see him as a chocolate RICHARD BRANSON." African-American actor BLAIR UNDERWOOD on his billionaire character SIMON ELDER in hit TV series DIRTY SEXY MONEY....

Underwood Upset Black Fans With Sex Role

22nd May 2008 -

 News

Actor BLAIR UNDERWOOD faced a backlash from black fans after he appeared on SEX AND THE CITY as the African-American lover of a white character. Underwood, the first African-American actor to join the sitcom's predominantly...

The Things They Say 6300

27th November 2007 -

 News

"A good friend suggested I use THE LION KING to explain the circle of life when our second dog passed away." Actor BLAIR UNDERWOOD finds Disney films help his kids understand everything about life's tough...

Underwood To Turn Detective Novels Into New Movie Franchise

16th July 2007 -

 News

SEX + THE CITY star BLAIR UNDERWOOD is to turn his first foray into novel writing into a series of new movies. The sexy star has penned detective novel Casanegra - with writing partners Steve...

African-american Stars Tell Bible Stories

24th October 2006 -

 News

DENZEL WASHINGTON, SAMUEL L JACKSON, CUBA GOODING JR and FAITH EVANS are among the stunning list of African-American stars joining forces to get biblical for a new 70-hour audio cassette package. The celebrities rallied behind...

Secrets Of Sex + The City Revealed

13th July 2006 -

 News

The males stars of SEX AND THE CITY are set to spill secrets about their female castmates as part of a summer-long US TV tribute to the cult show. Stars including BLAIR UNDERWOOD, EVAN HANDLER...

Something New

10th March 2006 -

 Movie Review

More than 30 years ago, close-minded sitcom character George Jefferson dogged neighbors Helen and Tom Willis for partaking in an interracial relationship. The pint-sized loudmouth dubbed the duo a "zebra," and audiences howled with laughter...

Madea's Family Reunion

1st March 2006 -

 Movie Review

Sometimes it's not good to cross genres too far.Genres, like many things in life, work well when slightly blended together. Take darkly comic thrillers or lighthearted romantic comedies - they're both in the same general...

Stars Come Out For Peace Vigil

5th January 2006 -

 News

DANNY DeVITO and his wife RHEA PERLMAN, NIA VARDALOS and DIANE LANE were among the celebrities who got the New Year's Eve celebrations off to an early start with a peace vigil on Saturday (31DEC05)....

Malibu's Most Wanted

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Presenting the Hollywood theme of the month: dumb white boy poses as street thug at an all-black nightclub. First, it was Steve Martin as an uptight lawyer in Bringing Down the House. Now, it's Jamie...

Rules of Engagement

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

The best thing about being a critic is getting to see unreleased films weeks and sometimes months before the general audience does. The toughest thing about being a critic is being subjected to the...

Full Frontal

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

For the uninitiated who know Steven Soderbergh only as the auteur behind such delights as Traffic and the Ocean's Eleven remake, know that Soderbergh was once far better known as a god of the indie...

Full Frontal

8th March 2005 -

 Movie Review

After going from esoteric art house darling to Oscar-winning mainstream mogul without losing his soul, it was probably inevitable that Steven Soderbergh would eventually make an industry farce -- and "Full Frontal" is the consummate...

Malibu's Most Wanted

8th March 2005 -

 Movie Review

There are exactly two funny performances in "Malibu's Most Wanted" -- a one-joke comedy about an over-privileged white-boy wannabe rapper -- and neither of them are by top-liner and co-writer Jamie Kennedy.Expanding on a two-bit...

Stars Name Their Inspirations For Instyle Photospread

1st October 2004 -

 News

Stars like REESE WITHERSPOON, LAURA LINNEY and MEGAN MULLALLY have realised their dreams with a little help from America's INSTYLE magazine - by meeting their inspirations. In a photoshoot, called INSPIRATIONS, in the new...

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