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Tag Archives: biography

  1. THE WOMAN KING – Lashana Lynch, Viola Davis & Hero Fiennes Tiffin

    A historical epic inspired by the true events that happened in The Kingdom of Dahomey, one of the most powerful states of Africa in the 18th and 19th centuries.

    July 12, 2022Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. PRIZEFIGHTER (2022) Russell Crowe

    At the turn of the 19th century, Pugilism was the sport of kings and a gifted young boxer fought his way to becoming champion of England.

    June 21, 2022Sports, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. ELVIS (2022) Tom Hanks, Austin Butler

    A look at the life of the legendary rock and roll star, Elvis Presley.  

    March 4, 2022Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  4. BEING THE RICARDOS (NEW 2021) Nicole Kidman, Javier Bardem

    Follows Lucy and Desi as they face a crisis that could end their careers and another that could end their marriage.

    December 15, 2021Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. DAFFODILS FOR E.R. WORRELL (AKA MISTER DOUBLE-YUH AKA WOW)

    LINDA M. DEANE It took long to get here. Not just time, not just distance… Selvon’s lot had nothing on us. Not one thing. Not in that flat in South West London. We used that place like it was just somewhere to crash. Remember? I’d be at work; you’d be out with friends. I’d come […]

    October 11, 2021BooksNo comments
  6. HOUSE OF GUCCI, MGM Studios -Lady Gaga, Adam Driver, Jared Leto, Jeremy Irons and Al Pacino

    House of Gucci is inspired by the shocking true story of the family empire behind the Italian fashion house of Gucci. Spanning three decades of love, betrayal, decadence, revenge, and ultimately murder, we see what a name means, what it’s worth, and how far a family will go for control.

    August 24, 2021Fashion, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. HERO Has Landed on Cineplex and Amazon Prime Video

    HERO, the film inspired by the extraordinary life of Caribbean-born Ulric Cross, is now available exclusively in Canada on Premium VOD in the Cineplex Store and Prime Video in the U.S. and U.K since May 21st, 2021. HERO stars Trinidad’s Nickolai Salcedo in the title role, Peter Williams (Stargate SG1), Joseph Marcell (FreshPrince of Bel […]

    May 26, 2021CinemaNo comments
  8. (Letter To The Editor) 1st National Hero of Independent Barbados, Sir Frank Worrell

    Sir Frank Worrell has fulfilled the necessary requirements for hero status, and throughout his life represented Barbados “when this fair land was young and sowed the seed from which our pride is sprung. A pride that makes no wanton boast of what it has withstood, that binds our hearts from coast to coast, the pride […]

    May 8, 2021Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  9. Statement from Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley on passing of Sir Courtney Blackman

    Sir Courtney Blackman was, without doubt, a true Barbadian legend, patriot and pioneer, whose contribution to public life, anchored as founding Governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, was always aimed at the fostering of economic growth for the upliftment of all Barbadians. He lived for his country, whether at the helm of our premiere […]

    March 17, 2021Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  10. Tesla starring Ethan Hawke

    A freewheeling take on visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, his interactions with Thomas Edison and J.P. Morgan’s daughter Anne, and his breakthroughs in transmitting electrical power and light.

    July 28, 2020Technology, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. Seberg – Anthony Mackie, Zazie Beetz, Kristen Stewart & Margaret Qualley

    Inspired by real events about the French New Wave darling and Breathless star, Jean Seberg, who in the late 1960s was targeted by Hoover’s FBI, because of her political and romantic involvement with civil rights activist Hakim Jamal.

    November 24, 2019Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. Dolemite Is My Name: Eddie Murphy, Wesley Snipes and Keegan-Michael Key

    When Hollywood shuts him out, multi-talented Rudy Ray Moore strikes out on his own to make the 1975 blaxploitation film “Dolemite.”

    August 17, 2019Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. Vice (2018) | Amy Adams, Sam Rockwell & Christian Bale

    VICE explores how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice-President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways still felt today.

    October 6, 2018Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  14. Rocketman (Fantasy on Elton John – 2019) | Taron Egerton

    The story of Elton John‘s life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

    October 6, 2018Music, Video Gallery1 comment
  15. “MY DINNER WITH HERVÉ,” STARRING PETER DINKLAGE & JAMIE DORNAN, PREMIERES NOVEMBER 10, ONLY ON HBO

    Inspired by a real story, MY DINNER WITH HERVE explores the unlikely friendship between struggling journalist Danny Tate (Dornan) and Hervé Villechaize (Dinklage), the world’s most famous knife-wielding French dwarf actor, as it unfolds over one wild night in LA – an encounter that will have life-changing consequences for both. The film also stars Andy […]

    September 10, 2018Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. ‘A Private War’ – based on the amazing Life of Marie Colvin (Rosamund Pike)

    In a world where journalism is under attack, Marie Colvin (Rosamund Pike) is one of the most celebrated war correspondents of our time. Colvin is an utterly fearless and rebellious spirit, driven to the frontlines of conflicts across the globe to give voice to the voiceless, while constantly testing the limits between bravery and bravado. […]

    September 2, 2018Cinema, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  17. ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ – Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury

    Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound, their near-implosion as Mercury’s lifestyle […]

    June 10, 2018Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  18. BECOMING WARREN BUFFETT, CANDID DOCUMENTARY CHRONICLING THE LIFE OF THE BILLIONAIRE INVESTOR, DEBUTS EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO

    HBO announces the exclusive debut of the original documentary Becoming Warren Buffet, premiering on April 24 at 21hrs AST*. With unprecedented access to his day-to-day personal life, the film tells the improbable story of how an ambitious, numbers-obsessed boy from Nebraska became one of the richest, most-respected men in the world. Tracing Warren Buffett’s ascent […]

    April 2, 2017BusinessNo comments
  19. HBO TO PREMIERE TWO NEW ORIGINAL FILMS

    From groundbreaking documentaries and films to award-winning series, HBO continues its longstanding commitment of delivering the most talked-about, riveting and thought-provoking content. The network has confirmed the premiere dates for two new original HBO Film presentations: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks on April 22nd, followed by The Wizard of Lies on May 20th, simultaneously […]

    March 26, 2017CinemaNo comments
  20. Book on Barbadian Migration to Cuba Featured at Havana International Book Fair

    The book Tell My Mother I Gone to Cuba: Stories of Early Twentieth-Century Migration from Barbados by Barbadian journalist Dr. Sharon Milagro Marshall, was the subject of a panel discussion at the 26th Havana International Book Fair, now underway in Cuba. Dr. Martínez stated that, “the book is an obligatory reference in Cuba if one […]

    February 16, 2017Books, FeaturedNo comments
  21. NEW ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ON RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CARRIE FISHER & DEBBIE REYNOLDS, PREMIERES JANUARY 7TH, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO

    HBO announced the premiere of the new original documentary, Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds, airing this Saturday, January 7th at 21hrs*. The story of a family’s complicated love, this documentary is an intimate portrait of the American actress and writer Carrie Fisher and her mother, Debbie Reynolds – Hollywood royalty in all […]

    January 4, 2017CinemaNo comments
  22. Tim Burton Quick Facts: CONNECT WITH BBTV TRAILERS

    Video by BBTV Trailers Partner CONNECT WITH BBTV TRAILERS Twitter Facebook BBTV

    October 9, 2016Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  23. “The Tao of Bill Murray” by Gavin Edwards September 26, 2016Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  24. INTERNATIONAL MOB SENSATION “GOMORRAH” RETURNS TO MAX CARIBBEAN ON JULY 11TH

    HBO confirms the exclusive second season premiere of the internationally acclaimed mob drama series, Gomorrah, airing on MAX Caribbean on July 11th at 22hrs in the Caribbean. The story of Gomorrah begins with Saviano’s real-life journey infiltrating Camorra, the Neopolitan mafia. The experience exposed various elements of the crime organization’s businesses and daily life, and […]

    July 3, 2016CinemaNo comments
  25. THE FOUNDER, Bio-Dramedy (Michael Keaton: McDONALD’S History – 2016)

    Written by Robert Siegel (BIG FAN), THE FOUNDER is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers’ speedy system of making the food and saw […]

    April 24, 2016Business, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments