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‘Queen Sugar’ Renewed As Ava DuVernay Inks Expanded Harpo Deal

OWN's hit drama secures a third season, while the co-creator partners with pal Oprah Winfrey for a first-look pact on TV and digital projects.

Movies & TV

Ava DuVernay Tackling “Central Park Five” In Netflix Mini

This marks the prolific filmmaker's second project for the streamer, following Oscar-nominated doc '13th.'

Entertainment

The Cast Of ‘Queen Sugar’ Talk Sinking Deeper Into Their Roles For Season Two

With a foundation beneath them, the Bordelon siblings now must stick together to block outside dilemas as well as the ones that arise within the family.

Entertainment

Ava DuVernay Will Bless UCLA Film School’s Class Of 2017 As Commencement Speaker

Finally a commencement speaker the people are excited about.

Entertainment

Kofi Siriboe Talks His ‘Queen Sugar’ Character Ralph Angel And Learning To Accept His “Ugly” Side

"I myself have taken a step back lately in saying, 'What do I want?' or 'How do I want to move forward?"

Movies & TV

Ava DuVernay’s ’13th’ Takes A Historical Look At The Link Between Slavery And Mass Incarceration

"We now have more African-Americans under criminal supervision than all the slaves back in the 1850s,” Cory Booker.

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Ava DuVernay’s ’13th’ Documentary Will Spark A Necessary Conversation About Mass Incarceration

'13th' will explore mass incarceration in the U.S., and the staggering numbers of how many African American men and women fill the prison system.

Movies & TV

Ava DuVernay Is Now The First Black Woman To Direct A Film To The Tune Of $100 Million

If 2016 has proven anything to us, it's that Ava DuVernay is in the business of making history.

Movies & TV

Look Out For Karrueche On TNT’s Newest TV Pilot ‘Claws’

After snagging one Emmy, Karrueche Tran is already booked for her next big TV project.

Movies & TV

Ava DuVernay’s ‘Queen Sugar’ Gets Season 2 Pickup From OWN

The 13-episode first season slated to air on OWN on September 6.
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