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'Annie' Remake

Dear 'Annie' Remake Creators: Thank You

Camryn Garrett | Posted 03.11.2015 | Teen
Camryn Garrett

To see the incredibly talented Quvenzhané singing "Tomorrow" in the trailer gives me hope. Maybe we'll see more starring roles for people of color in the future. Maybe a little girl will see the movie and see herself. Perhaps this will be the start of her career.

'It's Not Going To Be A Black Annie. It's Just Going To Be Annie'

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 12.16.2014 | Entertainment

Will Gluck’s “Annie,” which hits theaters on Dec. 19, transplants the beloved Depression-era musical into the present day by adding a pop spin o...

Meet The Man Who Breathed New Life Into Long Awaited 'Annie' Remake

Karu F. Daniels, | Posted 11.11.2014 | Black Voices

The long-awaited remake of the fabled Broadway musical finally arrives in theaters this holiday season -- with a much needed splash of color. Entertai...

What Quevenzhane Wallis Got For 'Annie'

Posted 12.31.2013 | Entertainment

What kind of perks did Quvenzhane Wallis receive for playing the title little orphan in 2014's "Annie" reboot? Try WiFi. According to documents acq...

See Cameron Diaz's Surprising 'Annie' Look

Posted 11.14.2013 | Entertainment

Will Gluck's remake of the classic "Annie" story is filming in New York City this week, getting stars such as Cameron Diaz, Jamie Foxx, and Quvenzhan...

WATCH: Which Celeb Inspired Jamie Foxx's 'Annie' Role?

Posted 10.29.2013 | Black Voices

Earlier this year it was announced that Jamie Foxx will star in the forthcoming revamped version of “Annie” as the Daddy Warbucks-inspired-charact...

Quvenzhane Wallis Rides Bike On 'Annie' Set

Posted 09.19.2013 | Entertainment

It's a hard-knock life for little orphan Annie, but that doesn't prevent her from using CitiBikes. The first set photo from the "Annie" remake that Ja...

Sandra Bullock Drops Big Film

Posted 06.19.2013 | Entertainment

There will be no hard knocks for Sandra Bullock. One week after TheWrap reported that Bullock was in negotiations to star in the upcoming remake of "A...

Is Jamie Foxx The Next Actor Lined Up For 'Annie' Remake?

Posted 05.03.2013 | Black Voices

In the midst of filming his forthcoming role as Max Dillon in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” Jamie Foxx is also concurrently negotiating his way to l...

Will Justin Timberlake Play Daddy Warbucks?

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 03.19.2013 | Entertainment

It never seems to be a hard knock life for Justin Timberlake, which is why he might be perfect to play Daddy Warbucks. According to a report in Pag...

Hard-Knock Life in Her Future? | Posted 02.08.2013 | Entertainment

It's been a good month for Quvenzhané Wallis!...

Why Willow Smith Dropped 'Annie'

Posted 04.09.2013 | Entertainment

When Will Smith's ambitious remake of "Annie" was first announced in January of 2011, Smith's daughter Willow was attached to play the title little or...

Willow Smith Drops 'Annie' Remake -- But There's Some Good News

Posted 02.07.2013 | Entertainment

Sony's remake of "Annie" has settled on a director, but lost its leading lady. According to and Variety, Will Gluck has been hired to ...

Brennan Williams

Jada Pinkett-Smith Explains Why Willow's Album Is Delayed | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.10.2012 | Black Voices

Four years since voicing the role of Gloria the Hippo in the sequel to Dreamworks' animated comedy "Madagascar," Jada Pinkett-Smith returns for the se...