Mahershala Ali will play first Black heavyweight champ Jack Johnson in upcoming HBO series Unruly

Mahershala Ali will play first Black heavyweight champ Jack Johnson in upcoming six-part HBO series titled Unruly Series is based on the 2004 documentary Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson and the corresponding book¬† HBO began developing the series in 2013¬† Show will present ‘an unapologetically Black, no-holds-barred telling’ of the boxer’s … Read more Mahershala Ali will play first Black heavyweight champ Jack Johnson in upcoming HBO series Unruly

BLADE’s STEPHEN DORFF Wants to Reinvent His Big Bad After His Friend MAHERSHALA ALI Cast as the New Daywalker

Mahershala Ali and Stephen Dorff Credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com Stephen Dorff as Deacon Frost Credit: New Line Cinema Stephen Dorff played the villain Deacon Frost in 1998’s Blade film – and now with his True Detective co-star Mahershala Ali signed on to star in a film reboot, the actor applauds the casting – and … Read more BLADE’s STEPHEN DORFF Wants to Reinvent His Big Bad After His Friend MAHERSHALA ALI Cast as the New Daywalker