Indie Film Review: Robert Townsend’s ‘In the Hive’

A great story translated into an OK film, “In the Hive” is the first Robert Townsend flick that I’ve seen since the early 90s. Nonetheless, it’s worth supporting in the theaters for three reasons

Interview Part 1 of 2 with Robert Townsend’s “In The Hive” lead Jonathan McDaniel

You may recall Jonathan as the character Devon Carter from the series “That’s So Raven” or as “London Girl” rapper “Lil J.” I spoke with Jonathan about his break out role in Robert Townsend’s “In the Hive,” staying out of the fast lane in young Hollywood, and his other projects in the works. This is part 1 of a two part interview series.

70s classic “Good Times” to be a movie. Cast includes Queen Latifah, Beyonce, Dave Chappelle and more!

That’s right y’all!!! JJ, Thelma, James, Florida, and the rest of the cast from the 70s classic TV show will be back, but this time on the silver screen! The cast to include Dave Chapelle as “JJ,” Loretta Divine as “Florida,” Delro Lindo as “James,” Beyonce as “Thelma,” Queen Latifah as “Willona.” Production is currently slated for Fall 2010 and filmmaker Maurice Jamal has been named as the director.