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Remake Of White Men Can't Jump In The Works

Kenya Barris is set to create a remake of 'White Men Can't Jump'. The 42-year-old writer-and-producer is joining forces with Los Angeles Clippers NBL player Blake Griffin, 27, and Carolina Panthers' NFL star Ryan Kalil,...

Shaft Director Parks Dies

African-American directing pioneer GORDON PARKS died in New York yesterday (07MAR06). He was 93. The film-maker and photographer had been suffering ill health for some time, his nephew CHARLES PARKS confirms. Parks suffered a difficult...

Shaft Is Top Style Film

Blaxploitation movie classic SHAFT has topped a new poll of the most important films that changed men's style. The 1971 film, starring RICHARD ROUNDTREE as a politically incorrect detective, beat JOHN TRAVOLTA's turn as...

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Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington Dead At Age 41 In Suspected Suicide

Linkin Park Singer Chester Bennington Dead At Age 41 In Suspected Suicide

The singer was discovered dead on Thursday morning.

Dick Van Dyke Apologises For

Dick Van Dyke Apologises For "Atrocious" Cockney Accent In 'Mary Poppins'

It’s only taken 53 years, but veteran Mary Poppins star Dick Van Dyke has at last offered an apology for what he called “the most atrocious...

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