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'Moonlight' Wins Best Picture at 2017 Oscars

Enterainment Television 2017 Oscars Recap


GET OUT

screened February 21, 2017
GET OUT suspense thriller


A UNITED KINGDOM - February 15th

The true story of the forbidden love of King Seretse Khama of Botswana (David Oyelowo) and Ruth Williams (Rosamund Pike), a white woman from London, which caused an international uproar when they decided to marry in the late 1940s just as apartheid was being introduced into South Africa. It was a decision that altered the course of African history.


JAMIE FOXX in "SLEEPLESS"

January 13th


When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night he will have to rescue his son, evade an internal affairs investigation and bring the kidnappers to justice. CAST: Jamie Foxx, Michelle Monaghan, Dermot Mulroney, Gabrielle Union, David Harbour, Tip ‘T.I.’ Harris, Scoot McNairy, Octavius J. Johnson.

Bad Santa 2

AboutBlackBoston Online sponsors BAD SANTA advance movie screening in Boston NOV 21

MOONLIGHT


LOVING

#lovethemovie Boston shows

ALMOST CHRISTMAS

Boo, a Madea Halloween.

Tyler Perry Halloween in Boston movie

Kevin Hart in "WHAT NOW"


SYNOPSIS
In Universal Pictures’ Kevin Hart: What Now?, comedic rock-star Kevin Hart follows up his 2013 hit stand-up concert movie Let Me Explain, which grossed $32 million domestically and became the third-highest grossing live stand-up comedy movie of all time. Hart takes center stage in this groundbreaking, record-setting, sold-out performance of “What Now?”—filmed outdoors in front of 50,000 people at Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field—marking the first time a comedian has ever performed to an at-capacity football stadium.

TESTED

The Belmont Studio Cinema debut of this documentary highlighted the extreme gap in opportunities for different races in the US. Filmmakers followed 12 middle New York middle school students as they prepare to take the entrance exam for New York's top test schools.

MAGNIFICENT SEVEN with Denzel Washington

MORRIS FROM AMERICA

MORRIS FROM AMERICA at Coolidge Corner

HANDS OF STONE starring USHER

opened August 26, 2016
the life story about boxer Roberto Duran
SYNOPSIS:HANDS OF STONE
( 105 minutes)

The movie follows the life of Roberto Duran (Edgar Ramirez), the Panamanian fighter who made his professional debut in 1968 as a 16 year-old and retired in 2002 at the age of 50.


CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE with the ROCK

June 13th - 250 seats filled


ROXBURY.TV VENTURES


- for your film or movie projects
- fundraise, publicize, promote, postition

Consider using our Roxbury.TV server for your audience acquisition or streaming.

Contact us about it.


Casting Calls - need people of color - multicultural

Feb 18th - a call opened 2/18 for boys aged 10-12 to audition for roles in an upcoming film starring Tariji P. Henson titled PROUD MARY. Later, an OPEN CALL came for males aged 18-22 to audition. There was also a call for an ethnic woman that paid $800/day who was 25-35 years old.

You can be new to the game or an amateur or experienced actor. Union or non-union. You'll need a head shot or a body shot and a sheet that describes your clothing and shoe sizes. If you have acting experience of any kind you need to add that to your sheet.

New, amateur, inexperienced and experienced actors of color are encouraged to consider Paid Roles we refer. Positions at Huntington Theater, national TV networks and hollywood movie sets around New England come our way.
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MONTI kids photoshoot open call


Montikids, a startup montessori toy company was seeking tots of color aged 8mos to 24 mos and their families for modeling marketing campaign photos.

KEANU

KEANU movie Boston screening April 27th

UMASS FILM SCREENING SERIES

RACE
the Jesse Owens story

RACE a film about Jesse Owens Boston opens Feb 19th

Huntington Theatre stage play - open call for paid talent

DOPE

Straight Outta Compton

Black or White - a Kevin Costner film with Octavia Spencer

Chris Rock in Top Five, the movie.

Chris came to Boston 11am that Friday morning.

Beyond the Lights movie

KILL THE MESSENGER movie

Versailles '73 fashion film

GET ON UP - JAMES BROWN bio-optic

Belmont Cinema series

Pariah

The Black Power Mixtape: 1967-1975

The HELP

MEMPHIS

FAST AND FURIOUS

American Violet

A Perfect Holiday

Roscoe Goes Home (our very first screening project)


Talent audition and recruiting has been conducted for:

ABC Network TV - EXTREME WEIGHT LOSS TV season series
ABC TV Movie pilot - "Broad SQUAD" the movie made in Massachusetts.
The Biggest Loser TV network series show.
The SuperNanny TV network series show.
The Marriage Ref TV show pilot Boston casting call
OWN Oprah Network - The Lisa Ling show.
Northern Productions - a sandwich generation mom for a DVD piece

CityLine5, Karen Holmes Ward - "Community Heroes episode" referred a teacher of the year.

Basic Black on GBGH 2 - complimentary PR, content share.
Firecracker Films/TV TLC network bridal show star role
Lemon-Aid Films - African language DVD production
Phillips Healthcare print ad spot main subject


Civic Engagement

JFKcontest.org student essay judge

JFKcontest.org diversity referrals

URBAN LEAGUE NUL CONF SOBB 2011 media panel contributor

Boston Debate League, volunteer judge (current)


Art, Community, Music, Tech & Theater
AboutBlackBoston.com promoted projects


ARTS EMERSON multiple events, year round

2015 Milken Family Foundation "Teacher of the Year" award ceremony, honoring teacher Michelle Ryan, Randolph high School.

CyberSecurity & Surveillance Conference fea. IBM, State Street Bank and others at the Microsoft NERD Center. Media coverage/PR

Museum of African American History, Beacon Hill - regular posts

independent, unsigned local artists events. multiple.

Berklee Beantown Jazz Festivals & Events (various) PR

HUBSPOT Inbound 2014 Tech conference, fea. Janelle Monae

EARL KLUGH, guitarist. live shows, Boston area

Festival of Praise Gospel Music Tour, Wang Center. October 2015 with Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurklin, Kim Burrell and guests.

MOTOWN the MUSICAL - Boston Opera House Feb 2015

Trip to Bountiful stage drama w/Cicely Tyson, Blair Underwood,
Vanessa Williams - 2014 ArtsEmerson

MAVIS STAPLES concert at John Hancock Hall Fall 2014

Daniel Beaty, EMERGENCY spoken word performer - ARTSEmerson 2013

Fela! the Musical. Boston Majestic Cutler - 2013

STEPAfrica - ArtsEmerson 2013

Lotus Records, Inc. - Newbury Comics retail store Newbury Street album placement fea. artist Carmen Liana - 2012

Big Brother Big Sisters - Little Sisters PSA video campaign

ROXBURY OPEN STUDIOS (ROS), produced indie video tour - watch it here.

The Kingsmen Gospel Tour: XLCenter,Hartford, CT with Kirk Franklin, Donnie McClurklin,etc.

Tyler Perry's "Madea Get's a Job" new stage play, XL Center ( Hartford,CT )

The Boston Symphony - Gospel Night

MEMPHIS- a four-time Tony Awards musical

Live Nation/BET PRESENTS MAXWELL ( comeback tour / Boston)


HOOP SUITES - basketball court stage performances

Me & Mrs Jones stage play Boston world premiere

"101 Beneath the Veil," Summer Williams, Company One theater (2006)

A.R.T.S Harvard - casting call for talent

Huntington Theater - casting call for musicians and talent

Roxbury Film Festival, panelist on digital distribution

Berkley College of Music & BPC multiple feature spots

JazzBoston.org "What's Your Jazz? TV spot interviews
in association with Memories N Motion and The Berkley Beantown Jazz Festival


Our PODCASTS:

artist management of the "Love Again" music video project
for singer/songwriter k-lee of West Hollywood



(this is the tv track cut copyright k-lee)


Our PODCASTS:

About the first African American governor of Massachusetts.here's our podcast about this historical event
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