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Mekhi Phifer Files Bankruptcy Papers

Actor Mekhi Phifer has filed for bankruptcy.The former Er star lodged papers in court last month (Apr14) claiming his debts have spiralled to $1.3 million (£812,000). The cash include $1.2 million (£750,000) in back...

Which One Of These Actors Should Play Tupac?

18 years after the murder of Tupac Shakur the rapper will be bought back to life, this time not by a hologram projector but by an actor. The Tupac biopic is finally in the works,...

The Things They Say: 4113911

"I don't think he even drank at the time. All he drank was iced tea on the set, I remember that." Actor Mekhi Phifer on his memories of working with rapper Eminem on the film...

Mekhi Phifer Is Married

Actor Mekhi Phifer is a married man after exchanging vows with his fiancee in California.The former Er star wed Reshelet Barnes during an outdoor ceremony at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills on Saturday (30Mar13)....

'8 Mile' Cast Reunite And Pay Homage To Brittany Murphy In Interview

Ten years after the release of Eminem's '8 Mile', the cast reunited, and took time to pay tribute to the late Brittany Murphy. The American rapper brought together the stars of the film, including Mekhi...

Mekhi Phifer Initially Rejected 8 Mile Role

Mekhi Phifer initially turned down Eminem's movie 8 Mile because he was offered the role two days after the 9/11 terrorist attacks and was too terrified to fly to the set.The actor was invited to...

Tv Stars Take Off For Israel Image Boost Trip

Annalynne Mccord, Mekhi Phifer and Holly Robinson Peete are among the stars who have jetted out to the Middle East to promote Israel.Omar Epps, One Tree Hill star Paul Johansson and The Vampire Diaries' Zach...

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"DON CHEADLE and I play poker all the time at each other's houses. I would say I have a better poker face than him. He doesn't have many tells (signs), but we're actors! We pride...

Phifer Returns To Work After Birth

Actor MEKHI PHIFER was so eager to return to the set of his hit TV show E.R. - he abandoned his wife in hospital just hours after she gave birth. The 32-year-old and wife Souratha...

Phifer Welcomes First Child

ER star MEKHI PHIFER is celebrating after his fiancee ONI SOURATHA gave birth to a boy on Tuesday (30Oct07) morning. The 32-year-old actor and Souratha welcomed their first child, Mekhi Thira Phifer, in Los Angeles...

Phifer Sues Builder

ER star MEKHI PHIFER is suing a builder he claims carried out work on his home without getting the proper permits. In 2003 Phifer employed a construction company to raise a wall on his Los...

Akon To Turn His Life Story Into A Movie

R+B star AKON is turning his life story into hard-hitting new biopic ILLEGAL ALIEN, which will shed light on his early upbringing in Africa. The LONELY hitmaker was born and raised in Senegal before his...

Er Goes To The Sudan

The producers of medical drama ER have taken a lead from former castmember GEORGE CLOONEY and are getting political about the crisis in war-torn Darfur. The show's bosses set last night's (04MAY06) harrowing episode in...

Phifer To Make Al Green Biopic

Actor MEKHI PHIFER will star as AL GREEN in a new biopic of the R+B legend. The movie will chart Green's plunge into drink and drugs before he rehabilitated himself and became a reverend....

Phifer To Make Directorial Debut

ER star MEKHI PHIFER is going behind the camera to make his directorial debut on the independent comedy EASIER, SOFTER WAY. Phifer, who is also producing the movie, follows a pair of habitual marijuana...

Phifer's Lego Devotion

ER star MEKHI PHIFER is such a huge fan of LEGO, he's devoted a section of his living room to the plastic construction blocks. The 30-year-old actor has constructed a tabletop town made up...

Phifer A Flower Fan

8 MILE star MEKHI PHIFER has unveiled his favourite household item - flowers. The 29-year-old actor admits that the lack of foliage in his home when he was growing up has led to him...

Reid And Phifer: A Budding Romance

AMERICAN PIE star TARA REID is reportedly romancing actor MEKHI PHIFER, after the pair were spotted getting close at a Los Angeles nightclub. The 29-year-old actress approached the 8 MILE star when she spotted...

Onyx Star Producing Movie On Jam Master Jay

ONYX rapper FREDRO STARR is set to produce a movie based on the life story of his mentor and late RUN-DMC DJ JAM MASTER JAY. The script is being written with a cousin of...

Malinda Williams Joins Outkast Movie

8 MILE star MEKHI PHIFER's ex-wife MALINDA WILLIAMS will now become the spouse of OUTKAST's BIG BOI in a new movie. Williams, who starred in TV series SOUL FOOD for four years, will appear...

Er Stars Team Up For Computer Game

ER stars NOAH WYLE, MEKHI PHIFER and SHERRY STRINGFIELD will lend their voices to a new computer game based on their hit drama. In the game, which is scheduled to hit stores in the...

Mekhi Phifer's Christmas Hospital Dash

8 MILE star MEKHI PHIFER's Christmas celebrations suffered an early setback this month (DEC03) - because his four-year-old son OMI got a pebble stuck in his ear. The actor, who now stars in medical...

Phifer's Mum Shops For Him

8 MILE star MEKHI PHIFER has the perfect personal shopper at Christmas - his mum. The actor hates shopping and can't stand joining the queues at Christmas, so he has a secret arrangement...

Missy's Acting Ambitions Stuck In Commercials

Rapper MISSY ELLIOTT has been so busy with her music career, her acting ambitions have been relegated to TV commercials. The WORK IT star, who most recently shot ads for clothing giant GAP alongside...

Phifer And Rhames In Dawn Of The Dead Remake

Actors MEKHI PHIFER and VING RHAMES have teamed up to appear in a remake of horror classic DAWN OF THE DEAD. Production has begun in Canada on the movie, which UNIVERSAL PICTURES bills as...

Mekhi Phifer Slams Ex-wife

8 MILE star MEKHI PHIFER has launched a harsh attack on his ex-wife MALINDA WILLIAMS, after she spoke out about his infidelity. Actress Williams, who has a son with the ER star, blames the...

Er Star's Gap Baby

ER star MING-NA (corr) has been hiding a secret from her castmates on the medical drama - her real-life baby is the face of BABY GAP. Two-year-old MICHAELA is making the 39-year-old actress a...

Mekhi Slams Sam

Up-and-coming Hollywood star MEKHI PHIFER has slammed SAMUEL L JACKSON for saying he wouldn't work with hip hop stars. The 8 MILE star says that Jackson's statement that he wouldn't work with "rappers...

Mekhi Phifer Likens Himself To Benetton

8 MILE star MEKHI PHIFER enjoys his movie characters dating women of differing ethnicities - because it's a sign of the way the world is changing. Phifer, who is paired up with DARK ANGEL...

50 Cent.s Movie Ambition

Controversial rapper 50 CENT is not content with just dominating the world of hip-hop - he now wants to break into movies. The protege of EMINEM - who scored acting success in hit flick...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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