Filmmaker Antoine Fuqua (Training Day, The Equalizer) is currently working on principle photography for his upcoming remake of the classic 1960 western The Magnificent Seven. The original film was directed by legendary director John Sturges (The Great Escape, Joe Kidd) and featured an all-star cast that included Yul Brynner (The Ten Commandments), Eli Wallach (The Good The Bad and the Ugly), Steve McQueen (Bullitt), Charles Bronson (Death Wish), Robert Vaughn (Julius Caesar), Brad Dexter (Run Silent Run Deep), and James Coburn (Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid). Composer Elmer Bernstein received an Oscar-nomination for Best Musical Score (Drama/Comedy) for his work on the picture, and the film was selected for the National Film Registry by the National Film Preservation Board in 2013. Continue reading →
Vic Mensa has been thoroughly enjoying the success of his highly acclaimed project the “INNANETAPE”, since it’s release he has hooked up with Adidas, the guys at ILLRoots, Sway & now Closed Sessions; for a video detailing the INNANETAPES creative birth. Featuring the likes of Peter Cottontail and Cam Osteen, the video showcases the importance of their relationships when it came down to undergoing this project. Peep the video above, you might learn something.