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CW Developing “Sherwood” Series About A Female Robin Hood

The CW is developing a new TV series about Robin Hood called “Sherwood,” which will star a female lead. [NYMag.com]
New HIV infections among African American women are on the decline for the first time ever, according to new data from the Centers For Disease Control. [Madame Noire]
It’s extremely difficult for…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 21, 2012

Quickies: Don’t Ever Insult Russell Crowe’s Accent & NBC Cancels “Law & Order”

Russell Crowe stormed out of a BBC interview after a critic accused his “Robin Hood” of having an Irish accent. [Us Weekly]
Nerds play weird dress-up when getting married. [Manofest]
Lindsay Lohan is headed to Cannes instead of her alcohol education classes. She needs four more classes to avoid jail time. [TMZ]…

By: Annika Harris / May 14, 2010

Trailer Park: “Robin Hood,” “Letters To Juliet,” “Just Wright,” “Women Without Men”

Another weekend. Another two days to sleep in, brunch, party and mourn the upcoming work week. Hooray! I know it seems like the hours fly by much more quickly on your days off, but just in case you want to spend a few in an air-conditioned movie theater, there is a good mix of movie…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 14, 2010

Maid Marion’s Designer Moment

Cate Blanchett and Roger Vivier give Maid Marion a fashionable update for the new “Robin Hood” movie, in the form of brown boots that are to die for. Bruno Frisoni, the artistic director for Roger Vivier, worked with the actress and the movie’s costume director, Janty Yates, to create one-of-a-kind boots specifically designed to show…

By: Bianca Posterli / May 11, 2010

Quotable: Russell Crowe Gives Us A History Lesson

“There are no tights in this film. They weren’t invented until quite a few hundred years after when the story takes place. We start our story in 1199. Tights don’t come into play until the 1600s. I do apologize to those who will be disappointed that there are no tights.”—Russell Crowe gets on his high…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / April 15, 2010

“Robin Hood” Is Going To Steal The Hearts Of Summer Audiences

I haven’t felt this excited about a historical epic film since watching trailers for 2000’s “Gladiator,” which I saw twice in theaters and dozens of times on DVD after that. And it’s no surprise the latest version of “Robin Hood” reminds me of “Gladiator” because it stars Russell Crowe and was directed by…

By: Annika Harris / March 15, 2010