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Is Ava DuVernay’s Next Film Going To Be Part Of The Marvel Franchise?
Ava DuVernay is already seen as a superhero in many people's eyes for her stellar directorial film Selma. But the Cali native is setting her…
From Hollywood To Toy Racks: Mattel Debuts Ava Duvernay ‘Sheroe’ Barbie
Why stop at being the first black woman to have a film nominated for an Academy Award or one of a handful of women of…
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U.S. High School Students, ‘Selma’ Is Coming Right To Your Classroom
A copy of Ava DuVernay's Selma will be given to every American high school for free.
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Solange, Kerry Washington, Viola Davis And Ava DuVernay All Applaud Zendaya
Hollywood's leading women of color come to Zendaya Coleman's aid after E! Fashion Police host Giuliana Rancic said the Disney stars faux dreadlocks smelled of…
Common & CIROC Host ‘Selma’ Pre-Oscar Celebration
Before Oscars were awarded during the 87th Annual Academy Awards, a slew of celebrities joined together for Common’s Selma Pre-Oscar Celebration on Friday, February 20th.
Top Black Female Directors You Need to Know
All hail the heroines of cinema! No, we're not talking about the Hollywood starlets. Though we still love them, we're saluting the game-changers behind…
David Oyelowo Wants Black History Taught In UK Schools
Let David Oyelowo tell it, black history is more than just important, it's invaluable.
Ava DuVernay And Oprah Create A New Show For OWN
Following the overwhelming success of Selma, director Ava DuVernay is teaming up with her partner-in-crime Oprah Winfrey to bring the novel Queen Sugar to the…
Ava DuVernay and Oprah Create a New Show for OWN
Following the overwhelming success of Selma, director Ava DuVernay is teaming up with her partner-in-crime Oprah Winfrey to bring the novel Queen Sugar…
Ava DuVernay and David Oyelowo to Make Katrina Film
Following the success of their successful film Selma, Ava DuVernay and David Oyelowo plan reunite in an effort to create a new drama…
Ava DuVernay Is Set To Direct New Film Based On Hurricane Katrina
There’s no denying that Selma director, Ava DuVernay, deserved to get an Oscar nomination for creating such a critically-acclaimed film. But life does not sto…
After Oscar Snubs, The White House Announces Private Screening For ‘Selma’ Cast
Selma may have gotten a few snubs from the Oscars this year, but the award-deserving cast won’t be left out of the White House. Late…
Oscars Leaves Black Actors Off The Roster
Yesterday morning (Jan 15) the nominations list for the 87th Oscar Awards were announced. Some of the nominees were to be expected,…
People Are Giving A Mean Side Eye At The 2015 Oscar Nominations This Morning
Another day, another feeling of minorities being slighted by award shows. This morning (Jan. 15), the Academy Award nods for the 2015 Oscars rolled out…
Oprah Winfrey Expresses Support For Eric Garner And Mike Brown Protesters
Oprah Winfrey came under fire last week for what some believed to be her criticism of the lack of leadership surrounding the Eric Garner and…
Review: Martin Luther King Jr. Isn’t The Man You Thought You Knew In Ava DuVernay’s ‘Selma’
With the unrest in Ferguson and racial tensions still tainting America, Ava DuVernay delivers an eerily timely piece of art with her latest motion picture…
Fly or Fail: ‘Selma’ Red Carpet NYC Premiere
Last night (Dec 14) the 'Selma' NYC premiere brought out many celebs out to the Ziegfeld Theater. Presented by Paramount Pictures, Delta Air Lines, Tina Brow…
John Legend And Common Beg For ‘Glory’ On New ‘Selma’ Track
John Legend and Common come together to pay musical tribute to the lives of Eric Garner and Mike Brown for their new single "Glory" from…
Martin Luther King Biopic to be Released Christmas Day
The Martin Luther King, Jr. biopic Selma is set to release Christmas Day in select theaters. The Ava DuVernay-produced film will star David Oyelowo, Carme…
Ledisi Joins The Cast of Ava DuVernay’s ‘Selma’
Ledisi is the most recent celebrity to join the cast of Selma. Directed by Ava DuVernay, the biopic movie will tell…
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