Ntozake Shange

For Colored Girls may be the first Tyler Perry movie to be nominated for an Oscar. At least that’s what he hopes. As we previously reported, the Atlanta filmmaker moved up the release date of For Colored Girls to November 5th. It was originally slated for a 2011 release but it appears that Perry wants […]

Lionsgate and Tyler Perry appear to be tossing their hat into this year’s Oscar race. The studio announced this morning that Perry’s next picture, “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf,” will premiere on Nov. 5 … and not in 2011 as was expected. The star-studded film, an adaptation of […]

From BlackVoices: Atlanta-based writer/director/producer Tyler Perry has finally selected the cast for his next film, ”For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf.” Last September, he announced his “dream” cast, so let’s see who made the cut! Based on Ntozake Shange’s award-winning 1975 play, the film is scheduled to shoot in […]