It’s difficult to make a truly funny and original comedy these days. Most comedic films being put out are sequels to hits from over a decade ago, like Zoolander 2 and Bad Santa 2. The best laughs can be found on TV shows or web series. Granted there have been some great comedies in recent years like Bridesmaids and 21 Jump Street. Fist Fight is a new comedy that isn’t on par with the likes of the original Hangover movie, however it was surprisingly funny given that it’s premise was expected to be a little lackluster. Read more
[Exclusive] I caught up with actor Marlon Yates Jr. to talk about his upcoming role in one of my most anticipated movies of the year – Straight Outta Compton. He plays The DOC, who was an integral part of NWA’s rise to success and Yates teased some major moments that occur in the film dealing with his character and more. The movie hits theatres August 14th. Don’t miss it.