Demetrius Shipp Jr. Talks His Tupac Role In “All Eyes On Me”

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Up & coming actor Demetrius Shipp Jr. had some humongous shoes to fill as Tupac in the new Benny Boom directed film, “All Eyes On Me.” In the video interview below, he speaks on preparing for such an undertaking.

From the looks of the film’s trailer, Demetrius did a fine job filling those 2Pac shoes. The Internet streets would be ablaze right now otherwise.

Hope to see the movie out soon. It’s definetly another NWA -type box office smash if they promote it right.

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WATCH: Jay Z Declares The War On Drugs “An Epic Fail” 

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Check out this scathing eye opening short documentary in which Hov addresses the war on drugs in the US.

Why are white men poised to get rich doing the same thing African-Americans have been going to prison for?

New York Times:

This short film, narrated by Jay Z (Shawn Carter) and featuring the artwork of Molly Crabapple, is part history lesson about the war on drugs and part vision statement. As Ms. Crabapple’s haunting images flash by, the film takes us from the Nixon administration and the Rockefeller drug laws — the draconian 1973 statutes enacted in New York that exploded the state’s prison population and ushered in a period of similar sentencing schemes for other states — through the extraordinary growth in our nation’s prison population to the emerging aboveground marijuana market of today.

We learn how African-Americans can make up around 13 percent of the United States population…

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Donald Trump Goes To Black Church In Detroit To Get Votes

Originally posted on The Root: 

Trump surrogates Omarosa Manigualt and Dr. Ben Carson, a Detroit native, accompanied him to the service. The outlet reports that Trump later paid a visit to Carson’s childhood home in southwest Detroit.

As the service began, Trump, who was at the front of the church, began swaying to the hymnal “What A Mighty God We Serve.”

“This has been an amazing day for me,” Trump said after taking the stage. Saying he was speaking from the heart, he called the black church “one of God’s greatest gifts to America” and said that “for centuries the African American church has been teh conscience of our country,” lifting up our nation. Trump said he was attending the service “to listen to your message—and I hope my presence here today will help your message reach new voices.”

He continued, saying that America sidelines “young black men with tremendous potential” and that “our entire country misses out when we are unable to harness the potential and energy of these folks.”

There was reportedly a heavy police presence in the area as well as protesters outside the church, chanting “What do you have to lose?” “Everything!” an apparent play off of Trump’s first direct appeal to African Americans, which didn’t go over so well.

Hoax Alert: Obama Did NOT Pardon BMF’s Big Meech 

Free Big Meech! Free Southwest T!

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To the dismay of many that were hoping for an early release of Demetrius ‘Big Meech’ Flenory, it looks like the rumors of that happening were all a hoax put out by a particular website to get more views. The thirst is real!

According to Lead Stories, President Obama did NOT grant “Meech” a pardon – or at least as of yet.

Here is the gist:

A fake story trending on social media purports that President Obama has pardoned “Big Meech” Demetrius Flenory and that the “Black Mafia Family” founder will be released from a federal prison in March.

It is a hoax story intended to lure unsuspecting readers to create huge traffic for a fake news website, Lead Stories can confirm.

The report does correctly (sort of) say that Flenory, 47, wrote a jailhouse letter asking Obama to pardon him from his drug trafficking convictions. But it was…

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50 Cent Still Working On ‘Black Mafia Family’ Project 

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As you heard here a while ago, music mogul 50 Cent had obtained the movie rights to executive produce a film about the powerfully notorious Black Mafia Family, headed by Demetrius ‘Big Meech‘ Flenory & his older brother Terry ‘Southwest T‘ Flenory.

Well a couple of years has since passed with no updates on the project and some thought it was not going to happen, or at best– obviously at a standstill.

Hope was restored after gossip surfaced last week that he is in fact still working on the project, the picture above shows him with his maybe his writer? Business partner?

According to the Internet streets:

Rapper 50 Cent is quietly becoming one of the most POWERFUL men in Hollywood. His hit series POWER is now widely recognized as one of the BIGGEST HITS on cable TV. Well he’s got anothe hit on his…

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WATCH: Baby Bleu Of Black Mafia Family Shows Penthouse & Cars

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Here is throwback footage of Black Mafia Family capo, Baby Bleu showing off the luxury cars and lifestyle of BMF during the early – mid 2000’s. The video was shot in Miami and flashes just a few of Bleu’s “hundred thousand dollar cars.”

Baby Bleu, the beloved younger brother of BMF Entertainment’s, Bleu Davinci, was shot and killed March 9, 2006. The video also features a short cameo from Bleu Davinci. Check it out!

Read more about Baby Bleu and BMF on Detroit Metro Times

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WATCH: Lil Meech, Son Of Black Mafia Family’s Big Meech, Speaks On His Father’s Legacy 

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Check out this interview with Lil Meech, son of Demetrius “Big Meech” Flenory, of the notorious Black Mafia Family.

Lil Meech currently resides in Miami, Florida with his mother whom he says home schools him. He admits that due to his father’s notorious reputation, he has a hard time while attending public schools because he is targeted and accused of having too much influence, just like his dad.

In the first segment of the interview, Lil Meech discusses his relationship with his father prior to incarceration. Since his father’s incarceration he says he speaks with him “every 2-3 days” and also keeps in touch via emails.

He clarified the rumors of his father being pardoned by President Obama, stating that the rumors are simply “not true.” He does however anticipate his father “coming home soon” due to new laws that the Obama administration is putting into play for non…

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