‘Yellowstone’ co-creator filming new series in Texas about legendary frontierman Bass Reeves

FORT WORTH, Texas – One of the creators behind smash hit shows “Yellowstone” and “1883″ is bringing a new series to life based on frontier lawman Bass Reeves. David Oyelowo will star as Reeves in the six-part limited series, according to Deadline. Taylor Sheridan, co-creator and showrunner of “Yellowstone” is directing the pilot and subsequent … Read more

Father, teenage son charged in killing of rapper PnB Rock

LOS ANGELES – A man who was arrested in Las Vegas on Thursday, and his 17-year-old son, were charged with murder in the fatal shooting of rapper PnB Rock at a South Los Angeles restaurant, authorities said. An FBI-led fugitive task force took 40-year-old Freddie Lee Trone into custody at about 1 p.m., Los Angeles … Read more

Royal Mint unveils first coins to feature King Charles III

LONDON – Britain’s Royal Mint has unveiled the first coins to feature the portrait of King Charles III. Britons will begin to see Charles’ image in their change from around December, as 50-pence coins depicting him gradually enter circulation. The new monarch’s effigy was created by British sculptor Martin Jennings, and has been personally approved … Read more

‘Beautifully Black’ film series born from collaboration, inclusive spirit and a local spotlight

The series runs all February at Arthouse at Blue Star, and includes movies from working Texas filmmakers in addition to Hollywood classics. SAN ANTONIO — Back in early November, Ada Babineaux, Barbara Felix and Angela Martinez hadn’t connected with each other, let alone collaborated.  But now, barely three months later, their partnership has led to … Read more

Springsteen takes on Temptations, Supremes, Four Tops

NEW YORK – Bruce Springsteen takes on the Four Tops, Temptations, Supremes, Frankie Wilson, Jimmy Ruffin and other soul legends in an album of cover songs due out next month. The disc “Only the Strong Survive” is named for the Jimmy Butler song, among the 15 other cover songs, which will be released on Nov. … Read more