Pam Grier to be Honored at Black Enterprise
Black EnterprisePam Grier to be Honored at Black Enterprise Women of Power SummitBlack EnterpriseShe's more than just a pretty face. Black Enterprise's 2015 Legacy Award recipient, Pam Grier, is a barrier breaker with an extensive resume of kicking down doors that's as long and plentiful as the number of criminals she's karate chopped in countless ...
Posted on 17 October 2014 | 2:06 pm
Michael Richards and Pam Grier Join Cast of
Phoenix New Times (blog)Michael Richards and Pam Grier Join Cast of Durant's Never ClosesPhoenix New Times (blog)Sure, you've probably had your fair share of dirty gin martinis while slumped over the Durant's bar, but do you know the man behind the restaurant? Well, a new film from director Travis Mills will focus on just that. While the local tie of Durant's ...
Posted on 12 September 2014 | 8:32 am
Dig the revolutionary duo of Pam Grier and
Dig the revolutionary duo of Pam Grier and Margaret MarkovA.V. Club DCAnd no offense to Sidney Poitier, but he's no Pam Grier. As far as exploitation goes, Black Mama, White Mama has quite a pedigree. It was directed by Eddie Romero, a Filipino national treasure who directed political dramas in between churning out ...
Posted on 5 September 2014 | 10:05 am
Horror in Vancouver: Pam Grier jumps into
Horror in Vancouver: Pam Grier jumps into Snoop Dogg's BonesStraight.com (blog)One of the many fine memories from my 13-year stint as Vancouver correspondent for New York horror mag Fangoria involved interviewing screen legend Pam Grier when I was covering the Snoop Dogg flick Bones. I was expecting good things from Bones ...
Posted on 23 August 2014 | 12:05 pm
Actress Pam Grier helps rescue pups in Macon
Macon Telegraph (blog)Actress Pam Grier helps rescue pups in Macon13WMAZThrough her friend Valerie Young, long-time actress Pam Grier learned of some abandoned puppies in Macon. The six pups were left behind the Waffle House on Gray Highway. News traveled through a Facebook post from Cherie Bland before reaching ...With help of actress Pam Grier, huge effort helps rescue six puppiesMacon Telegraph (blog)Actress Pam Grier helps six puppies in Middle Georgia fly to safety.41 NBC News (blog)all 6 news articles »
Posted on 18 August 2014 | 5:42 pm
Why it matters what a female action hero
Katniss Everdeen doesn't dress to impress. The heroine of "The Hunger Games" movies is occasionally forced to don a pretty gown, but generally speaking Jennifer Lawrence's character doesn't make sartorial statements — she makes physical ones. She runs and hunts and shoots down planes with...
Posted on 24 November 2014 | 7:30 pm
What a girl wears: A female action
By Stephanie Merry The Washington Post Katniss Everdeen doesn't dress to impress. The heroine of "The Hunger Games" movies is occasionally forced to don a pretty gown, but generally speaking Jennifer Lawrence's character doesn't make sartorial statements -- she makes physical ones. She runs and hunts and shoots down planes with arrows, and in her earth-toned cargo pants and jackets, the feats ...
Posted on 22 November 2014 | 3:55 am
‘The Hunger Games’: Why it matters what
Sensibly dressed for killing bad guys, Katniss Everdeen is more Sarah Connor than Wonder Woman.
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 8:57 am
What movie audiences get wrong about
The Oscar winner and Internet darling is the planet's biggest action star. So why is she not thought of as one?
Posted on 15 November 2014 | 7:15 am
Caribbean dreaming aboard the Regal Princess
Princess Cruises first set sail in 1965 with a single ship cruising to Mexico.
Posted on 15 November 2014 | 5:06 am
Before Katniss: 25 Of The Most Kick-Ass
Pam Grier as Coffy in "Coffy" The generation that discovered Pam Grier through Tarantino might have gone straight to Jackie’s namesake “Foxy Brown” when looking to check out one of her old titles, but for our money, “Coffy” is a better film in ...
Posted on 24 November 2014 | 7:12 am
Pam Grier to be Honored at Black Enterprise
She’s more than just a pretty face. Black Enterprise’s 2015 Legacy Award recipient, Pam Grier, is a barrier breaker with an extensive resume of kicking down doors that’s as long and plentiful as the number of criminals she’s karate chopped in ...
Posted on 17 October 2014 | 1:05 pm
Pam Grier is still reigning queen of Black
The incomparable Pam Grier became a world renowned and legendary icon during the Blaxploitation film era. The Blaxploitation film era of the 1970s was an exclusive Black cinema, featuring African-American actors and actresses based upon negative ...
Posted on 17 August 2014 | 9:13 am
Pam Grier talks 'Dining Out For Life,' comic
Pam Grier is a Golden Globe nominated actress that began her movie career in 1970s with blaxploitation projects like Coffy and Foxy Brown. Quentin Tarantino brought her back in the spotlight with his film Jackie Brown. The L Word had her supporting our ...
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 6:00 pm
Pam Grier Kicks Off TV One’s ‘Unsung
*TV One’s “Unsung” series will receive a bit of help from an acting veteran when it expands for the premiere of “Unsung Hollywood” on Wednesday, February 26 at 10pm Eastern. Blaxploitation film queen Pam Grier will be the first entertainer ...
Posted on 25 February 2014 | 5:12 am