Daily Archive: August 8, 2014

    ‘Community’s’ Yvette Nicole Brown Joins CBS’ ‘Odd Couple’ Reboot

    *“Community” co-star Yvette Nicole Brown has been cast in CBS’ midseason comedy series “The Odd Couple,” co-written and executive produced by Matthew Perry. The new take on the Neil Simon classic revolves around two mismatched roommates — the messy Oscar Madison (Perry) and neat freak Felix Unger (Thomas Lennon). Brown will play Oscar’s assistant Dani. […]

    Naomie Harris Joins Antoine Fuqua-Directed ‘Southpaw’

    *Naomie Harris has been added to the cast of director Antoine Fuqua’s boxing drama “Southpaw.” The drama, penned by “Sons of Anarchy” creator Kurt Sutter, follows a welterweight champ (Jake Gyllenhaal) whose career soars as his personal life falls apart. Harris will play Angela, a social worker who works with Gyllenhaal’s character and his daughter, […]

    Russians Beam Racist Image of Obama in Moscow (Watch)

    *Russian protesters are increasingly turning to racist images to depict U.S. President Barack Obama during rising tensions between the two nations. For his 53rd birthday on Monday, lasers were used to beam a racist image of Obama onto the former U.S. Embassy in Moscow, which is today the embassy’s Consular Section. The image showed the president in a […]