EL Talent is very excited to announce that Ron Hall‘s memoir, Same Kind of Different As Me, has been immortalized into a film starring Renee Zellweger as Deborah Hall, Greg Kinnear as Ron Hall, Djimon Hounsou as Denver Moore, and Jon Voight as Earl Hall (Ron’s father). The project is in the works at Paramount with Mary Parent producing alongside Darren Moorman (Marilyn Hotchkiss’ Ballroom Dancing & Charm School, Unconditional), a former exec at faith-based Sky Angel. Michael Carney is directing.
Full Article from Deadline Hollywood
The CNN host took part in an experiment designed by clinical psychologist Pat Deegan, who was diagnosed with schizophrenia as a teenager. Cooper put on earphones, and heard voices talking to him as he took a number of simple tests and walked around New York City.
Full article from The Huffington Post here.
Wow, should the NFL penalize a team for using the N-Word on the field?
ESPN.com article states “The head of the Fritz Pollard Alliance, which monitors diversity in the NFL, expects the league to institute a rule where players would be penalized 15 yards for using the N-word on the field.”