Oscar voters objected to the ‘Selma’ cast wearing Black Lives Matter shirts, David Oyelowo reveals
Academy Awards voters complained about David Oyelowo speaking out against racism.
On Jun 5, 2020 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Ava DuVernay is making a sci-fi series for Amazon
She and 'Rise of Skywalker' second unit director Victoria Mahoney are adapting Octavia Butler's heralded 'Dawn.'
On Feb 27, 2020 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Trump refuses to apologize for Central Park Five death penalty ads
'They admitted their guilt,' Trump said.
On Jun 19, 2019 by Dominic-Madori Davis
Central Park Five prosecutor calls Netflix portrayal an ‘outright fabrication’
She says the Netflix series 'defames' her, but people aren't buying it.
On Jun 11, 2019 by Audra Schroeder
Ava DuVernay launches debate over term ‘Auntie’
Once again, Black Twitter had a long night.
On Jun 5, 2019 by Dominic-Madori Davis
Netflix’s ‘When They See Us’ ignites call for boycott of prosecutor’s books
Fairstein allegedly tried to 'negotiate' her involvement in the series.
On Jun 3, 2019 by Audra Schroeder
Ava DuVernay signs on for DC superhero movie ‘New Gods’
Ava DuVernay will join Patty Jenkins in the DC universe.
On Mar 16, 2018 by Sarah Weber
Ava DuVernay confirms she won’t direct a ‘Star Wars’ film
She confirmed she isn't interested in joining the franchise.
On Mar 7, 2018 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Why is ‘The Cloverfield Paradox’ on Netflix and not in theaters?
'The Cloverfield Paradox' was originally meant to be released in IMAX.
On Feb 5, 2018 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Look at all the amazing women in Jay-Z’s ‘Family Feud’ video
'Nobody wins when the family feuds.'
On Dec 31, 2017 by Samantha Grasso
Ava DuVernay, activists plead with Alabama to ‘be on right side of history’
Twitter points out Alabama's past progressive wins—and how Roy Moore would be an abomination.
On Dec 12, 2017 by Danielle Ransom
The trailer for Ava DuVernay’s ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ has finally arrived
It's hauntingly beautiful.
On Jul 15, 2017 by Samantha Grasso
First look: Ava DuVernay’s ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ ushers in a new, inclusive brand of sci-fi
Oprah's eyebrows slay.
On Jul 12, 2017 by Sarah Jasmine Montgomery
Ava DuVernay to helm Netflix series about the Central Park Five
She'll dive into the infamous case that even captivated Trump.
On Jul 7, 2017 by Christine Friar