Serena Williams retired from tennis, but she hasn’t let up on putting fuel to the fire of her ventures.
Apr 18, 2023
Anthony Mackie is going home to invest in his community. Nola.com reports the Marvel actor has secured 20 acres of land in New Orleans East to open a studio. Land records confirm Anthony Mackie signed the deal this past Friday, March 11. Although he has not yet confirmed the details of the purchase, it has been reported that the land will become a new site for the actor’s production company, East Studios LLC. “The actor, 43, who trained initially at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, said through his agent that it was premature to discuss specifics,” the outlet revealed. However, “several people involved in the months-long negotiation for the land said Mackie intends to site his new production company, East Studios LLC, at the Read Boulevard tract and is looking to buy more space nearby.” The site is projected to be revolutionary for the state’s entertainment industry and will reportedly include the acquisition of intellectual property, development, production, and marketing.
Mar 18, 2022
“How High” star Method Man is taking his Hollywood talents to new heights with his latest move. This week, Variety reported exclusive news of Method Man teaming up with his manager, Shauna Garr, to form a new production company called “Six AM.” According to the outlet, the entertainment company is focusing on producing a range of diverse content from untold points of view for all ages to enjoy. “We aim to tell authentic stories; to be ahead of our time and on time simultaneously,” the company’s website states, “and to engage an audience ranging from youth to the young at heart.” The company will hone in on projects that will be distributed via streaming and social media platforms in addition to traditional TV and theatrical releases. Variety shares that the first order of business for Method Man and his new company is producing their newly-sold film, “How High 3” — the long-awaited follow-up to the cult classic original that will reportedly reunite the Wu-Tang star and his...
May 21, 2021