WIN! Advanced Screening: Focus starring Will Smith

                Win! “Like” N’Digo on Facebook for a chance to win tickets! SYNOPSIS: Nicky (Will Smith), a veteran con artist, takes a novice named Jess (Margot Robbie) under his wing. While Nicky teaches Jess the tricks of the trade, the pair become romantically involved; but, when Jess gets Read More …

Win Tickets to ‘Top Five’ Screening

SYNOPSIS: Pulsing with the rhythm of his greatest stand-up, Chris Rock’s TOP FIVE takes things to the next level, reveling in the high and the low, and blending a star-studded comedic romp with an irresistible romance. TOP FIVE digs under the surface of show business, politics, rap, and the exigencies of being black and famous Read More …

black-ish

*Publisher’s note: We were at the office having a discussion on the new sitcom, black-ish and I realized we were of different generations and had different viewpoints. So, we all wrote our interpretations of the program. Based on our “water cooler” conversations, this is a collaborative effort and I combined our viewpoints into a single Read More …

Robin Williams – A Comedic Flash of Lightning

Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead on Monday from an apparent suicide at his home in Northern California, Marin County Sheriff’s Office said. He was 63. The cause of death was suicide due to asphyxia. Williams, who introduced his frenetic style on late 1970s TV series “Mork & Mindy” and had struggled Read More …

Q&A: “Chicago’s Own” Comedian Damon Williams

NDIGO.COM: Are you a native of Chicago? DAMON WILLIAMS: Yes. I’m a born and raised Southsider, originally from Englewood; 6618 S. Greenwood. I went to Dumas Elementary. NDIGO.COM: Where did you grow up? DAMON WILLIAMS: We “moved on up” to the Beverly neighborhood in 1973.  My mom bought a house on Winston, just off Ashland. Read More …

You’re Invited! “Neighbors” Advanced Screening starring Zac Efron

You’re invited to an advance screening of Universal’s new film, Neighbors starring Zac Efron and Seth Rogen. Enter for a chance to win passes to the screening by sending an email with the subject “NEIGHBORS” to ABlack@ndigo.com. Neighbors Wednesday, May 6th, 2014 Kerasotes Showplace ICON Theater 7:00PM Synopsis: Seth Rogen, Zac Efron and Rose Byrne Read More …

Will Packer: Hollywood Super Producer Climbs Film, TV Mountains

You don’t know him, but you know him.  You know his movies – Think Like A Man, Stomp The Yard, Takers, Obsessed, This Christmas, The Gospel, and Trois, among others. Will Packer has become a Hollywood blockbuster hit maker with four of his films opening at number one at the box office and all of Read More …

Chris Tucker…Still Standing! The Venue At Horseshoe Casino November 22-23

While most kids graduating from high school are pondering college, enlisting, or settling into a job at the post office, Chris Tucker immediately set his sights on Hollywood and making it in show business. Boy, did his dream come true…and with the quickness. And now the star of the Rush Hour movies brings his funny Read More …

Chicago Comic Craig Robinson Does A Star Turn In ‘Peeples’, Opening May 10

[dropcap]Laughing[/dropcap] all the way to the bank!   Craig Robinson is without question one of today’s fastest rising comedy stars. Known for his roles, over 40 to date, in TV shows like “The Office” and “Eastbound and Down”; in films such as Pineapple Express and Knocked Up; and soon in two other films coming out Read More …