Tag: John Witherspoon

Actor, comedian John Witherspoon has died

John Witherspoon died unexpectedly late Tuesday, Oct. 29, at his Los Angeles home. The popular actor was the secret ingredient in many cult classics films and television shows in the 20 years.…
The Boondocks

Don’t call it a comeback, the Boondocks are returning to TV screens

Sony Pictures Animation announced The Boondocks will be returning to airwaves. A satire on African American culture, the animated series follows a black family, the Freeman’s — 10-year-old militant-in-the-making Huey, his thugged…


Behind the lens: Directors telling stories in shades of black

Black film directors are probably the most underutilized and least recognized categories of people in Hollywood. Their unique perspective and ability to tell stories through film perhaps made greater by the fact…

John Witherspoon & The Hoochies: “If you a ho, be a ho”

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