11:57 AM EDT 04/24/2016
Nina Simone Collaborator Calls Zoe Saldana's Portrayal 'Admirable' and Praises Her Vocals: 'Mary J. Blige Couldn’t Have Done It'
Originally posted 04/22/2016 06:15PM
Nina Simone's bandleader and friend of 46 years, Al Schackman, is weighing in on Zoë Saldana's controversial casting in Nina, and praising the actress for tackling a difficult and complex role.
Originally posted 04/21/2016 07:00PM
Nina teaches us an important lesson about waiting for a film to come out before criticizing it. For it is only then that we can know how truly heinous it is.
Originally posted 03/27/2016 04:00PM
Zoë Saldana's little cuties are egg-cellent dressers
Originally posted 03/24/2016 11:00AM
This Friday, a little movie titled Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice hits theaters. Perhaps you may have seen an advertisement or two about it. The film marks the first official pairing of Bats and Supes in a feature film. Surely there are longtime fans eager to see them pec-to-pec, but some fans will be excited about the film's other big debut: Wonder Woman.
Originally posted 03/22/2016 07:40PM
Nina star Mike Epps is responding to criticism over his costar, Zoë Saldana's, casting as singer Nina Simone.
The Amazing Nina Simone Director Slams Zoë Saldana Casting in Upcoming Biopic: 'Not Every Actor Can Play Every Role'
Originally posted 03/21/2016 11:55AM
The controversy surrounding the upcoming Nina Simone biopic starring Zoë Saldana rages on.
BET Founder Defends Zoë Saldana Casting in Nina Simone Biopic: 'Black Americans Should Know Better Than to Have This Discussion'
Originally posted 03/17/2016 11:05AM
The distributor behind the Nina Simone biopic Nina is coming to Zoë Saldana's defense.
Originally posted 03/06/2016 12:45PM
"Video" singer India.Arie is adding her voice to the chorus of those against the casting of Zoë Saldana as Nina Simone in the upcoming biographical film about her life.
Nina Simone's Daughter Defends Casting of Zoë Saldana in Biopic But Still Opposes Film: 'This Is Not How You Want Your Loved Ones Remembered'
Originally posted 03/04/2016 03:20PM
Nina Simone's daughter is coming to Zoë Saldana's defense.
Nina Distributor Responds to Zoë Saldana Casting Backlash: 'Quality of Performance Should Never Be Judged on the Basis of Color'
Originally posted 03/03/2016 02:15PM
The production company behind the Nina Simone biopic Nina has responded to the swirling controversy surrounding Zoë Saldana's turn as the late singer.
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