Will Smith Returns as Agent J in ‘MIB3’
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—There’s no denying that when Will Smith enters the room, electricity fills the air. “I feel so good, it’s almost a damn shame,” he exclaims when asked how he’s feeling. And why shouldn’t he? The onetime Fresh Prince is now the king of Hollywood, havin [...]
After Dark Debuts First Five Features
By PETERSON GONZAGA Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—A new contender has stepped into the lucrative action movie field. It’s called After Dark Action, a partnership between After Dark Films and Joel Silver’s Dark Castle Entertainment. The partnership will debut its initial five original films i [...]
Rita Wilson Tunes Up for ‘AM/FM’ CD
By MICHAEL HIXON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—Actress-producer Rita Wilson grew up listening to the radio in her parent’s car in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Songs that were about the romanticized version of love from that era evolved into the singer-songwriters that dominated the radio in the [...]
Now Hear This: Oscars Theater Renamed Dolby
By A Front Row Features Staff Reporter HOLLYWOOD—The Kodak Theatre, which has been the venue of the Academy Awards for the past decade, now has a new name: the Dolby Theatre. Dolby Laboratories, Inc. and CIM Tuesday announced a 20-year agreement  to name the Dolby Theatre—the iconic theatre at th [...]
Music Legends Seek Singing Partners on ‘Duets’
By a Front Row Features Staff Reporter HOLLYWOOD—Grammy winning singer-songwriter John Legend joins a musical all-star line-up in ABC’s major music series, “Duets.”  The show is hosted by Quddus (“Total Request Live”) and stars some of the music industry’s biggest musical acts. Kelly Clarkson, Je [...]
John Cusack Channels Poe in ‘The Raven’
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—John Cusack admits he got a little obsessed portraying the original king of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe. He read nearly every work of the 19th century American writer and scoured books about him and his bizarre and tragic life. Cusack, 45, plays a fi [...]