Tuesday, February 3, 2009


Although nothing has been confirmed as of yet Oprah will be teaming up with Tyler Perry to push the Sundance Winner “PUSH” a novel by Sapphire that has been turned into a movie.

Lionsgate has acquired the rights to the movie, “Push” which was directed by Lee Daniels of “Monster’s Ball” fame took home the grand Jury and Audience prizes at the Sundance Film Festival. The movie has also garnered rave reviews for Mo’Nique, and novice actress Gabourey Sidibe. The movie is about an inner-city teen who is abused by her parents but gets a second chance when she enrolls in an alternative school.

If you have not read this book it is a MUST, don’t just wait for the movie, pick up the book!

1 comment:

  1. Good Book. Very hard read. Not only because of the subject material, but because of the way it was written. I hear Ms. Mo just might be nominated for this, and Liam Neasom congratulated Sherri Shephard on the view the other day about this film. Can't wait to see it!