TORONTO (AP) _ In Steve McQueen's ``12 Years a Slave,'' Solomon Northup, a free man from upstate New York who's kidnapped and sold into slavery in Louisiana played by Chiwetel Ejiofor, is hung for daring to strike an abusive and imbecilic plantation hand (Paul Dano). He's cut down, but only just barely enough to reach the ground. McQueen captures it all in on
It was a dream come true for Inland Empire rising star, J Boykin. The City of Riverside’s Fox Entertainment Plaza, which features “The Box,” a state of the art theatre, built to produce and promote local performing art groups and present traveling professionals was colored with shapes of pink and glitter, reflecting the inspirational feelings that
WASHINGTON (AP) _ Rep. John Lewis remembers the moment well: More than 250,000 people marching toward the Lincoln Memorial, rallying for jobs and justice, as he prepared to deliver a passionate speech at the March on Washington.
LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Lee Thompson Young, who began his acting career as the teenage star of the Disney Channel's ``The Famous Jett Jackson'' and was featured in the film ``Friday Night Lights'' and the series ``Rizzoli & Isles,'' was found dead Monday, police said. He was 29.