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Producer Will Packer Responds To Snoop Dogg's Criticism Of 'Roots' Remake

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 06.02.2016 | Black Voices

Will Packer wasn’t too enthused by Snoop Dogg’s recent profanity-laced criticism of The History Channel’s remake of “Roots.” On Wednesday, P...

Will Packer Marries In Surprise Wedding In Georgia | Brennan Williams | Posted 08.31.2015 | Black Voices

Lights. Camera. True love! Hollywood producer Will Packer has married his longtime love Heather Hayslett in an intimate, backyard surprise ceremony at...

Will Packer To Produce Atlanta-Set Drama ‘Buckhead’ For NBC

Deadline | Brennan Williams | Posted 07.28.2015 | Black Voices

After landing his first two TV series — comedies People Are Talking on NBC and Uncle Buck on ABC — Ride Along and Think Like A Man producer Will P...

Will Packer Renews Overall Deal with Universal TV Through 2017

Variety | Brennan Williams | Posted 07.14.2015 | Black Voices

Will Packer has renewed his overall deal with Universal Television, Variety has learned. The two-year extension pact takes Packer’s Will Packer Prod...

Why Think Like A Man Too Is Headed for Number One

Danai P. Maraire | Posted 08.20.2014 | Black Voices
Danai P. Maraire

Kevin Hart has proven to be a box office success. Don't believe that statement? The proof is in the pudding.

Terrence J Aims To Celebrate '365Black' During Essence Festival

Posted 06.25.2014 | Black Voices

As thousands of patrons are expected to attend this year’s 20th annual Essence Festival in New Orleans during the 4th of July weekend, McDonalds is ...

Jamie Foxx & Kevin Hart Set To Unite For New Comedy Flick

Posted 03.20.2014 | Black Voices

It may be safe to label Kevin Hart the hardest working man in Hollywood, as the comedian continues to expand his portfolio. According to Variety, ...

Will Packer Opens Up On 'Ride Along'

Black Film | Posted 01.25.2014 | Black Voices

With the success of his latest film, ‘Ride Along,’ which set a record MLK box office weekend take of $48M, producer Will Packer has put together h...

WATCH: How Switching Careers Turned 'Think Like A Man' Producer Into A Hollywood Hit-Maker

Posted 10.04.2013 | Black Voices

Black Voices "The Craft" is a four-part series within our Screening Room experience that highlights leading filmmakers, writers and actors. Each episo...

Brennan Williams

Will Packer Gives Details On 'Think Like A Man' Sequel | Brennan Williams | Posted 08.14.2013 | Black Voices

Earlier this month it was announced that producer Will Packer inked a two-year overall deal to create and deliver content for Universal Television. ...

Michael Ealy Plans To Get 'Sexual' In Chicago

Posted 08.20.2012 | Black Voices

After receiving tremendous Box office success with the romance comedy, “Think Like A Man,” actors Michael Ealy and Kevin Hart is set to reunite wi...

Brennan Williams

Bounce TV Launches With Will Packer, Rob Hardy At Helm | Brennan Williams | Posted 11.27.2011 | Black Voices

This week marks another historic milestone in black media, with the launch of Bounce TV, the nation's first-ever, free broadcast television network ma...

Black Filmmakers: Through The Years

Posted 10.03.2011 | Black Voices

Throughout the storied history of American movies, there have been quite a few black filmmakers that have shaped society through their art and left an...