Rick Famuyiwa (‘The Wood’ / ‘DOPE’) will direct Warner Bros’ ‘The Flash,’ set for release on March 16, 2018.
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Award-winning ‘Creed’ writer/director Ryan Coogler has officially signed on to direct Marvel‘s 2018 live-action film, ‘Black Panther,’ starring Chadwick Boseman.
“Creative differences” will keep Ava DuVernay from directing Marvel‘s ‘Black Panther,’ starring Chadwick Boseman.
Spike Lee‘s s Kickstarter-funded thriller, ‘Da Sweet Blood of Jesus,’ will makes its way to Netflix on July 15, 2015.
‘Dear White People’ and ‘Selma’ actress Tessa Thompson covers Issue Magazine, where she discusses her new role in Ryan Coogler‘s Rocky sequel ‘Creed,’ hashtag politics, and much more.
Essence Magazine’s May 2015 “Game Changers” issue is celebrating five of the most powerful storytellers of our day: Shonda Rhimes, Ava DuVernay, Debbie Allen, Mara Brock Akil and Issa Rae.
Ava DuVernay’s acclaimed civil rights drama ‘Selma’ (2014) is set to arrive on VOD April 21, 2015, followed by a DVD/Blu-Ray release on May 5, 2015.
Spike Lee has released his Kickstarter-funded thriller, ‘Da Sweet Blood of Jesus,’ to VOD one month ahead of its theatrical premiere on February 13, 2015 via Gravitas Ventures.
Ava DuVernay’s award-winning 2012 drama ‘Middle of Nowhere’ has finally been set for a January 2015 DVD/VOD release.
Ava DuVernay’s award-winning drama film ‘Middle of Nowhere’ will re-air on BET tonight at 9:30/8:30c.
Ava DuVernay’s award-winning drama film ‘Middle of Nowhere’ (2012) will make its television debut on BET on August 2nd.
“There’s a myth that Black women don’t have power in Hollywood. We’ve found 75 who do,” says Essence Magazine, which will soon host its 7th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.
Actor Giancarlo Esposito (‘Breaking Bad’) has been working on a film project about abolitionist John Brown titled, ‘Patriotic Treason,’ where he will play Frederick Douglass alongside Ed Harris who will play Brown.
Cosmetic brand Fashion Fair has teamed up with director Ava DuVernay to present ‘Say Yes,’ a charming and diverse short film powered by beauty, love, and positivity.
In celebration of women in sports and specifically 40 years of Title IX, ESPN Films and ESPNw presents documentary film ‘Venus VS.’
‘Middle of Nowhere’ director Ava DuVernay has won Tribeca Film Institute’s inaugural Heineken Affinity Award — $20,000 and year round support for future projects.
Beyoncé will be directing and starring in an upcoming documentary that combines footage of her onstage performances with private behind-the-scenes moments, which will premiere on the network on February 16, 2012.
On October 9th, BAM Cafe will host a special sneak peak of Ava DuVernay’s award-winning fim, Middle of Nowhere. A discussion with the director and others on art, Black cinema, and more will follow. The film won the Directing Award for U.S. Dramatic Film at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival (first ever won by an African American).