Entertainment

Perry’s “Haves And Have Nots” Brings Drama

HOLLYWOOD—The power of channel surfing is a great gift. With the summer months in full-force, it’s difficult to find something worthwhile to watch on TV, but behold a new drama that will have audiences talking. Tyler Perry’s “The Haves and the Have Nots” is a drama that brings a nice balance of comedy that keeps the audience intrigued.  It’s...

Stan Shaw On The Discovery Of Self

HELLO AMERICA!—Theater and film actor Stan Shaw is an actor who is never satisfied when approaching the creation of any character he is asked to play. He claims that it is the joy of discovery that makes the process worthwhile. MSJ: I’ve seen you in so many films and television stories during the years and you appear totally involved with the...

“After Earth” Is Visually Stunning, Lacks Story

HOLLYWOOD—For generations we have all imagined what other life forms live beyond our existence, whether Earth is the only inhabitable planet.  “After Earth” provides audiences with a glimpse of that ideology.  This science fiction adventure stars Will Smith and Jaden Smith as Cypher and Kitai Raige, father and son.  Both are now living on the planet better known as...

“Pretty Little Liars” Gears For Season 4

HOLLYWOOD—The third season finale of “Pretty Little Liars” was so epic it has left PLL fanatics in a frenzy.  It’s been several weeks since the mystery of ‘who or what was in Detective Wilden’s trunk’ that left audiences on edge.  That is just one of the many questions we’re seeking answers for come season four.  When we last left...

Louis Gossett, Jr. Speaks About Hollywood

HELLO AMERICA!—Many-times honored for his work in films and television, Louis Gossett, Jr. speaks out about an industry he has loved most of his life and career. The actor made his debut on Broadway in Lorraine Hansberry's play "A Raisin in the Sun" in 1959, since that time, there have been numerous other awards bestowed on Gossett. MSJ: Today, there...

“The Hangover III” Falls Flat On Laughs

HOLLYWOOD—It was the picture that exploded at the box-office back in 2009.  “The Hangover” the first movie to depict a bachelor party gone horribly wrong; it was full of pouty humor and had a unique premise.  Its 2011 sequel “The Hangover II” pushed the envelope in a way that offended many audience members and critics. I still think to this...

Beverly Hills Pawn!

HOLLYWOOD—Memorial Day is now over and we have the whole summer to enjoy until Labor Day weekend. Summer is like that favorite tank top you've been dying to pull out of the closet. It looks adorable on its own, however, a few extra accessories would take that baby to a whole new level. This summer it's going to be...

Neil Patrick Harris Hosting Tonys And Emmys

HOLLYWOOD—Neil Patrick Harris, the star of CBS’ comedy “How I Met Your Mother,” will be hosting this year’s Tony Awards and Primetime Emmy Awards. The 39-year-old actor hosted the Primetime Emmys when it last aired on CBS in 2009. Harris himself has won several Primetime Emmy Awards which include one for his guest appearance on the Fox show “Glee” and...

The Mystery Blonde Man On “GH” Is…

HOLLYWOOD—It has been the revelation fans of “General Hospital” has been eagerly waiting since the return of Roger Howarth during the first week of May sweeps.  After weeks of speculation and countless clues, the mystery blonde’s character was revealed on Wednesday, May 29.  He is none other than Franco.  Yes, that’s right; the elusive and eccentric psychopath is back. For...

Steven F. Proctor: Air Planes Are His Passion

HELLO AMERICA!—There are so many things one can say about the current generation of creative artists in Hollywood but when an actor’s list of interests include the building of classic airplanes, that is something to explore. MSJ: Steve, you are recognized for your short story writing as well as your work in the theatre and films, what inspired you to...