David Oyelowo

The Academy Awards/Oscars (Photo by Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

2015 Oscar Predictions For An ‘Interesting Year’

It’s the 87th Academy Awards and it’s been an interesting year from outstanding British films, outrageous visual feasts to movies that have caused controversy.

02/20/2015

(L-R) Actress/producer Oprah Winfrey, producer Jeremy Kleiner, actors Tessa Thompson, Wendell Pierce, director Ava DuVernay, actors Carmen Ejogo, Laurence Fishburne, David Oyelowo, Common, Omar J. Dorsey and Niecy Nash attend the 46th NAACP Image Awards presented by TV One at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on February 6, 2015 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for NAACP Image Awards)

‘Selma,’ ‘black-ish,’ Big Winners At NAACP Image Awards

The civil rights drama “Selma” won top honors at the NAACP Image Awards in a ceremony that took sharp notice of snubs of African-American artists and their work by the Oscars.

02/07/2015

Cheryl Boone Isaacs

1st Black President Of Motion Picture Academy Responds To Criticism Of Oscar Nominees

The first black president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences spoke out Friday night in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press about the Oscar nominations and the widespread criticism that followed.

01/17/2015

Tom Wilkinson as Johnson and David Oyelowo as Dr. King in “Selma.” (Atsushi Nishijima/Paramount Pictures)

David Oyelowo Gives A Remarkable Portrayal Dr. King In ‘Selma’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Selma,” the retelling of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s (David Oweloyo) march from Selma to Montgomery that led to the passage of the Voters Rights Act of 1965.

01/09/2015

David Oyelowo & Freddie Prinze Jr. (credit: Imeh Akpanudosen/Philip Cheung/Getty Images)

Big Names Attached To Animated ‘Star Wars’ Project

Lucasfilm Animation’s “Star Wars: Rebels” series are in talks to recruit film actors Freddie Prinze Jr. and David Oyelowo from “Lee Daniel’s The Butler” fame…

09/23/2013

George Lucas' High-Flying Adventure 'Red Tails' Grounded In History

George Lucas’ High-Flying Adventure ‘Red Tails’ Grounded In History

The history of the Tuskegee Airmen is significant and “Red Tails,” Bay Area film maker George Lucas’ labor of love, some 23 years in the making…

01/20/2012