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Ava DuVernay’s Prison Film ‘The 13th’ To Open At NY Film Festival

The Selma director tackles mass incarceration in America.

Entertainment

Interview: Ava DuVernay And ‘Queen Sugar’ Cast Talk Women Directors And Family Intricacies

Ava DuVernay and the cast of OWN's Queen Sugar give a brief introduction into their complicated family dynamic and the characters they play.

Movies & TV

Ava DuVernay’s First TV Series ‘Queen Sugar’ Looks Promising

The must-see trailer for Ava DuVernay's 'Queen Sugar' has arrived.

Movies & TV

Ava DuVernay To Direct HBO Films’ ‘The Battle of Versailles’

Ava DuVernay plans to aim her lens on the world of fashion this year to depict a historic event.

National

Watch Ava DuVernay, Ryan Coogler And More Gather For #JusticeForFlint

Film directors Ryan Coogler and Ava DuVernay teamed up to organize a star-studded event to help those effected by the Flint water crisis.

News

Ryan Coogler & Ava DuVernay To Hold Flint Benefit On Night Of Oscars

Blackout for Human Rights founders Ryan Coogler and Ava Duvernay are using their star power to bring awareness to the ongoing water crisis in Flint,…

Movies & TV

Lupita Nyong’o And Ava DuVernay In Talks For Sci-Fi Thriller

Could this be a mach made in film heaven?

Entertainment

Ava DuVernay, Hill Harper And More To Be Honored For Their Artistry And Activism At The Revolution Awards

The Revolution Awards, which celebrates diversity in art and artist, will honor Ava DuVernay Hill Harper and screen the forthcoming film 1982.

News

Legend David Bowie Passes Away At 69: Kanye West, Pharrell & More React

Music has lost an icon, David Bowie is dead at the age of 69.

Entertainment

Ava DuVernay Thanks ‘Creed’ Director Ryan Coogler And Michael B. Jordan

Whether Sylvester Stallone unintentionally forgot to thank Ryan Coogler and Michael B. Jordan, Selma director Ava DuVernay didn't appreciate it.

Features

Black Girl Magic 2015: The Year Black Women Lived Boldly

In 2015, black women dominated in several arenas including politics, law, entertainment and film, proving that black girls indeed do have magic.

Vixen

#AvaBarbie Mania: Ava DuVernay’s Barbie Doll Is Selling Like Hotcakes

Filmmaker, Ava DuVernay is joining the list of Mattel's inspirational women with a new Barbie for Christmas.

News

Serena Williams Bares All As Pirelli’s 2016 Calendar Cover Star

Serena Williams goes nearly nude to take on bodyshamers and beauty ideals as the April cover star on the Pirelli calendar.

News

Ava DuVernay Claps Back After Quentin Tarantino’s Comments On ‘Selma’

Ava DuVernay puts Tarantino in his place in the most classiest way possible after his comments on the film 'Selma.'

Movies & TV

Ava DuVernay’s Rebranded Film Company ARRAY Has Two New Movies In The Works

Ava DuVernay's film company ARRAY will be releasing 'Ayanda and The Mechanic' and 'Out Of My Hand' in the fall of 2015.

Entertainment

Ava DuVernay Offers A Personal Review Of “Straight Outta Compton” On Twitter

Film director Ava DuVernay praised F. Gary Gray's Straigt Outta Compton for its depictions of life in Compton during the early 80s to hip-hop's treatment…

Lists

Stay Woke: 14 Vocal Celebrities To Follow On Twitter

No matter what pops off on the Internet, count on these stars to give their unfiltered opinion on-site.

Features

Ava DuVernay Talks Love For Bree Newsome, Black Twitter And New Hurricane Katrina Film

"The physical action of seeing that sister climb that pole and dismantle the symbol. It was incredible."
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