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HBO Max’s Search Party Season 4 First Look Photos & Premiere Date Revealed

BEGIN SLIDESHOW HBO Max’s Search Party Season 4 First Look Photos & Premiere Date Revealed The comedy-thriller series Search Party returns to HBO Max for its fourth season in January 2021 and the first photos of the upcoming season have been released! You can check them out now in the gallery below. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; a...
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DMZ First-Look Photos Preview Ava DuVernay’s HBO Max Series

DMZ First-Look Photos Preview Ava DuVernay’s HBO Max Series After scoring an official limited series order from HBO Max, Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay (Selma) took to Twitter to share the first DMZ photos for the upcoming four-part live-action miniseries, providing us with our first look at Rosario Dawson’s Alma. Also featuring Benjamin Pratt and Freddy Miyares, you can check out the full photos below! Sure am! Here’s what our vision of #DMZ looks like. More to come. Let’s ...
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Between the World and Me to Stream for Free on HBO Max This Thanksgiving

Between the World and Me to Stream for Free on HBO Max This Thanksgiving Following its debut this weekend on HBO Max, the HBO special event Between the World and Me, a gripping adaption of the New York Times #1 bestselling book by Ta-Nehisi Coates and the Apollo stage performance of the same name, will be available to stream for free on HBO Max this Thanksgiving weekend, beginning November 25 through November 30. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = P...
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Between the World and Me to Stream for Free This Thanksgiving Weekend

Between the World and Me to Stream for Free This Thanksgiving Weekend Following its debut this weekend on HBO Max, the HBO special event Between the World and Me, a gripping adaption of the New York Times #1 bestselling book by Ta-Nehisi Coates and the Apollo stage performance of the same name, will be available to stream for free on HBOMax.com (not on the app) and HBO.com this Thanksgiving weekend, beginning November 25 through November 30. PB = PB || {...
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Ronan, Rockwell & Oyelowo Team Up for New Murder Mystery Film

Ronan, Rockwell & Oyelowo team up for new murder mystery film According to Deadline, four-time Oscar nominee Saoirse Ronan, Oscar winner Sam Rockwell and Golden Globe nominee David Oyelowo have officially signed on to star in an untitled murder mystery pic set at Searchlight Pictures. RELATED: CS Interview: Saoirse Ronan Talks Docudrama Romance Ammonite PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoR...
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‘DMZ’ Limited Series, Based on the Comic Book About a Modern-Day Civil War, Ordered by HBO Max

As the American experiment hurdles wildly towards oblivion with each passing day, HBO Max has decided what we all need right now is a limited series about a modern-day civil war. The streaming service has ordered a DMZ limited series, based on the comic series of the same name. The show hails from Roberto Patino and Ava DuVernay and stars Rosario Dawson and Benjamin Bratt. Back in 2019, when we were all so young and naive, HBO Max ordered a pilot for DMZ, based on the comic originally create...
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HBO Max Orders Ava DuVernay Drama ‘DMZ’ to Series

Ava DuVernay is officially making her first show at HBO Max. The WarnerMedia streamer has handed a series order to four-part limited drama “DMZ,” which hails from DuVernay and “Westworld” writer Roberto Patino. Both are under overall deals with Warner Bros. Television Group, with DuVernay’s said to be somewhere in the $100 million range. News of […]
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HBO Max Gives Limited Series Order to Ava DuVernay’s DMZ Adaptation

HBO Max gives limited series order to Ava DuVernay’s DMZ adaptation After wrapping production on the pilot for the potential series adaptation of the Vertigo comic, HBO Max has officially greenlit the Ava DuVernay-produced DMZ for a four-part limited series at the WarnerMedia streaming platform, with production slated to begin on the rest of the series in 2021! RELATED: Ava DuVernay’s DMZ Pilot for HBO Max Wraps Production PB = PB || {}; PB.gptS...
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‘Colin in Black and White’ Adds Mary-Louise Parker and Nick Offerman as Colin Kaepernick’s Adoptive Parents

Colin in Black and White, the upcoming Netflix limited series about the adolescent life of activist Colin Kaepernick, has added two new cast members: Mary-Louise Parker and Nick Offerman. Parker and Offerman will play Teresa and Rick Kaepernick, the adoptive parents of Colin Kaepernick, who “must navigate what it means to raise a Black child in a predominantly white family and community.” Ava DuVernay will serve as executive producer along with Kaepernick. Mary-Louise Parker and Nick Offerma...
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Netflix’s Colin Kaepernick Limited Series Finds Parents in Parker & Offerman

Netflix’s Colin Kaepernick limited series finds parents in Parker & Offerman After finding its lead star in up-and-comer Jaden Michael (Vampire vs. the Bronx), the Ava Duvernay-produced limited series Colin in Black & White has found its stars to portray the parents of young Colin Kaepernick in Mary-Louise Parker (Mr. Mercedes) and Nick Offerman (The Great North)! Netflix’s announcement post can be viewed below! RELATED: Ava DuVernay’s Colin Kaepernick Limited Series Finds Lead Star ...
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Ava DuVernay’s Array Releasing Drops Trailer for Takeshi Fukunaga’s Netflix-Bound ‘Ainu Mosir’ – Global Bulletin

In today’s Global Bulletin, Ava DuVernay’s Array Releasing shares the trailer for Takeshi Fukunaga’s “Ainu Mosir,” Fremantle and Viacom deal on “Tough as Nails,” Eccho Rights and Born Wild team on a new output deal, King of Sunshine Productions announces two holiday musical specials for Channel 5, StudioCanal gets its second lead for “Un año, […]
Tags: News, Global, Ava Duvernay, Viacom, Red Arrow, Fremantle, Eccho Rights, ViacomCBS, Takeshi Fukunaga, Array Releasing, King of Sunshine Productions


The Umbrella Academy Renewed for a Third Season at Netflix

The Umbrella Academy Renewed for a Third Season at Netflix Netflix has announced that they’ve officially renewed Gerard Way’s The Umbrella Academy for a third season after more than three months since the hit superhero series debuted its 10-episode second season in July. Production is expected to start next year in February. RELATED: Young Wallander Renewed for a Second Season at Netflix PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; ...
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Hollywood Celebrates Joe Biden’s Win Over Donald Trump: ‘You’re Fired’

After a weeklong wait following a historic, unprecedented campaign cycle during a global pandemic, Joe Biden has been elected the 46th president of the United States. Many celebrities had used their platform to encourage fans to vote in the 2020 election, and today, they took to social media to celebrate the end of President Donald […]
Tags: News, Joe Biden, United States, Ariana Grande, Donald Trump, Ava Duvernay, Donald, Election 2020


9 memoirs by Black authors that celebrate joy and help paint a fuller picture of the Black experience

Founder and Managing Partner of Backstage Capital Arlan Hamilton was one of the authors featured in Goodreads' list of 96 books on Black joy. Rich Fury/Getty The Black Lives Matter movement focuses on several serious topics including police reform and discrimination in the health system.  But activists also say that the movement shouldn't only focus on the hardships of Black Americans, but also on their successes and joys.  Book review website compiled a list of 96 books that celebra...
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Ava DuVernay On Jaden Michael Portraying Colin Kaepernick: ‘Right Side Of History’

"Let the trolls troll," the filmmaker tweeted in support of the teen actor.
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Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY Reveals First Trailer, Poster for Deepa Mehta’s Canadian Oscar Entry ‘Funny Boy’

Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY Releasing has dropped the first trailer and poster image for Deepa Mehta’s “Funny Boy.” On Thursday, “Funny Boy” was announced as Canada’s entry to the 2021 Oscars, in the international feature film category. The film is based on the best-selling 1994 coming-of-age novel by Canadian-Sri Lankan author Shyam Selvadurai that won the […]
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Canada Enters International Feature Film Oscar Race With Deepa Mehta’s ‘Funny Boy’

Deepa Mehta’s “Funny Boy” will represent Canada in the race for best international feature film at the 2021 Oscars. Based on the best-selling novel by Shyam Selvadurai, the film follows a young boy’s sexual awakening in Sri Lanka during the turbulent Tamil-Sinhalese conflict leading up to the civil war. Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY Releasing picked up […]
Tags: News, Global, Canada, Ava Duvernay, Sri Lanka, Deepa Mehta, 2021 Oscars, Shyam Selvadurai, Funny Boy


Eva Longoria, Ava DuVernay, Venus Williams Among 2020 CARE Impact Award Honorees

Eva Longoria, Ava DuVernay, Venus Williams and Netflix executive Bozoma Saint John are among the honorees for this year’s CARE Impact Awards, celebrating the empowerment of women and girls and the eradication of global poverty. The November 18 ceremony will be hosted by journalist Lisa Ling, and is set to feature an appearance from Hillary […]
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Narcos: Mexico Renewed for Third Season, Diego Luna Not Returning

Narcos: Mexico Renewed for Third Season, Diego Luna Not Returning Netflix has renewed Narcos: Mexico for a third season with a new showrunner, series so-creator Carlo Bernard, and with series lead Diego Luna not returning for the new season, according to Deadline. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCookie(); googletag....
Tags: TV, Movies, Mexico, Disney, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Ava Duvernay, Luna, FELIX, Newman, Bernard, Pablo Escobar, Wagner Moura, Diego Luna, Eric Newman


Ava DuVernay’s Colin Kaepernick Limited Series Finds Lead Star

Ava DuVernay’s Colin Kaepernick limited series finds lead star After initially teasing his excitement over the casting of a younger star to bring his story to life on screen in the Ava DuVernay-produced limited series at Netflix, Colin Kaepernick took to Twitter to reveal that Jaden Michael (Vampire vs. the Bronx) will lead the series entitled Colin in Black and White. The former football star’s post can be viewed below! RELATED: Colin Kaepernick Inks First-Look Deal with Disney ...
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Colin Kaepernick Netflix Series Casts Jaden Michael in Lead Role

Netflix has founds its young Colin Kaepernick. The streamer’s “Colin in Black & White” series has cast “The Get Down” alum Jaden Michael to play the talented quarterback during his formative high school years. News of Michael’s casting comes around four months after Kaepernick was announced as teaming with Ava DuVernay on the six-episode series. […]
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Ava DuVernay’s ‘Cherish the Day’ Anthology Series Renewed for Season 2 at OWN

Ava DuVernay’s “Cherish the Day” will be back for more love and exploration. The anthology series has been renewed for a second season at OWN, with season 1 co-EPs Raynelle Swilling and Teri Schaffer taking over as showrunners from Tanya Hamilton. News of the renewal comes around seven months after the first season wrapped its […]
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‘Queen Sugar’ Back in Production Amid Coronavirus and Hurricanes

When the coronavirus pandemic shut production down across the film industry back in March, OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network) had just resumed production on season five of “Queen Sugar.” The network had finished shooting just one episode. During the shutdown, producer Ava DuVernay and her team including Paul Garnes, head of physical production for Array and […]
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We just got a disappointing preview of how Trump's legacy is going to be sanitized

President Donald Trump holds up his facemask during the first presidential debate. Julio Cortez/AP Photo The president's most ardent critics in the pundit sphere nonetheless wished him well in the wake of his diagnosis — then were surprised when his behavior didn't change. Even as commentators from Mehdi Hasan to Rachel Maddow prayed for a speedy recovery, the victims of the president's policies continued to suffer. That reflexive reaction to Trump's illness shows the lengths to which the ...
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Hollywood Bigwigs Rip NBC For Rewarding Trump With Town Hall

More than 100 top directors, producers and Hollywood stars have issued a letter to Comcast and NBCUniversal executives protesting the timing of Thursday’s scheduled event with President Donald Trump, which is set to air during rival network ABC’s town hall with Democratic nominee Joe Biden. “By agreeing to air his town hall as counterprogramming opposite Vice President Biden’s town hall on ABC, you are enabling the president’s bad behavior while undercutting the Presidential Debate Commission...
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Ava DuVernay’s Array Releasing Buys Deepa Mehta’s ‘Funny Boy,’ With Netflix Global Launch Set for December (EXCLUSIVE)

Deepa Mehta’s latest film, an adaptation of Shyam Selvadurai’s Sri Lanka-set coming-of-age novel “Funny Boy,” has been picked up by Ava DuVernay’s Array Releasing, and will land worldwide on Netflix this December, Variety can reveal. The Oscar-nominated “Earth” and “Midnight’s Children” director wrote the screenplay for the film alongside Selvadurai, whose debut 1994 novel is […]
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Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY Releasing Buys Deepa Mehta’s ‘Funny Boy,’ With Netflix Launch Set for December (EXCLUSIVE)

Deepa Mehta’s latest film, an adaptation of Shyam Selvadurai’s Sri Lanka-set coming-of-age novel “Funny Boy,” has been picked up by Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY Releasing, and will land on Netflix this December, Variety can reveal. The Oscar-nominated “Earth” and “Midnight’s Children” director wrote the screenplay for the film alongside Selvadurai, whose debut 1994 novel is set […]
Tags: News, Global, Netflix, Ava Duvernay, Sri Lanka, Deepa Mehta, ARRAY, Array Releasing, Shyam Selvadurai, Netflix Launch Set


Legendary Developing Film Adaptation of Buck Rogers

Legendary developing film adaptation of Buck Rogers It’s been 40 years since the space hero Buck Rogers last graced audiences’ screens and now Legendary Entertainment is entering final negotiations to acquire the screen rights to the Phillip Francis Nowlan character for a big-screen adaptation, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Devolution: Max Brooks’ Novel Acquired by Legendary Entertainment PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone ...
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‘Caste’ Movie Coming to Netflix From Ava DuVernay

Ava DuVernay is sticking with Netflix. The filmmaker will write, direct, and produce Caste, based on the book Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents. Like the book, the film will explore “the unspoken system that has shaped America and chronicles how our lives today are defined by a hierarchy of human divisions dating back generations.” Netflix announced today that Ava DuVernay would write, direct, and produce Caste, based on the book by Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson. The book is des...
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Don’t Look Up: DiCaprio, Streep, Chalamet & More Join Adam McKay’s Comedy

Don’t Look Up: DiCaprio, Streep, Chalamet & More Join Adam McKay’s Comedy According to Deadline, Adam McKay’s comedy Don’t Look Up has added Leonardo DiCaprio (The Revenant), Meryl Streep (The Iron Lady), Timothée Chalamet (Call Me by Your Name), Ariana Grande (Scream Queens), Jonah Hill (The Wolf of Wall Street), Himesh Patel (Yesterday), Kid Cudi (Bill & Ted Face the Music), Matthew Perry (The Ron Clark Story), and Tomer Sisley (Balthazar) to its cast. The group will be joining the previous...
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