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Production Has Wrapped On Steve Buscemi's The Listener Starring Tessa Thompson

Steve Buscemi is predominantly known for his work as an actor, but he's directed over 15 projects since the early 1990s with his latest sounding like his most ambitious yet. His upcoming feature film, "The Listener," has wrapped production in Los Angeles according to an exclusive reveal from Deadline. The film's script comes from Oscar nominee Alessandro Camon ("The Messenger") and stars Tessa Thompson ("Thor: Ragnarok," "Sorry to Bother You," "Men in Black: International") in the film's only on...
Tags: Movies, News, Los Angeles, Steve Buscemi, Portlandia, Jackie, Tessa Thompson, Thompson, Oren Moverman, Beth, Buscemi, Grady, Atlas Industries, Eddie Vaisman, Julia Lebedev, Wren Arthur


Sight Unseen Producers Talk ‘Bad Hair,’ Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic and How the Pandemic Is Changing Hollywood

Sight Unseen Pictures’ producers Eddie Vaisman and Julia Lebedev haven’t decided where to put their brand-new Emmy Awards — mostly because they haven’t gotten them in the mail yet. “It’s great; that was such an exciting little treat and not expected and we’re super humbled by it,” Vaisman tells Variety of winning the trophy for […]
Tags: Hollywood, News, Bad Hair, Vaisman, Eddie Vaisman, Julia Lebedev, Sight Unseen Pictures, Sammy Davis Jr Biopic


Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic in the Works at MGM With Lena Waithe Producing

MGM has launched development on a Sammy Davis Jr. biopic with Lena Waithe and Rishi Rajani producing through their Hillman Grad banner, along with Sight Unseen’s Julia Lebedev and Eddie Vaisman. The untitled project is based on the 1996 biography “Sammy Davis Jr.: My Father,” written by Davis’ daughter Tracey Davis and Dolores A. Barclay. David Matthews […]
Tags: News, Davis, MGM, Dolores, Sammy Davis Jr, Lena Waithe, David Matthews, Eddie Vaisman, Julia Lebedev, Hillman Grad, Sammy Davis Jr Biopic, Rishi Rajani, MGM With Lena Waithe Producing, Tracey Davis


The Dear White People Vol. 2 Official Trailer is Here!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Dear White People Vol. 2 official trailer is here! Netflix‘s critically-acclaimed comedy Dear White People returns to Winchester this spring to break down cultural appropriation, sex and gender norms, fake news, The Sunken Place, salty grits, and much more when Dear White People Vol. 2 launches Friday, May 4th on Netflix. Check out the official trailer for the upcoming second season below! Set against the backdrop of a predominantly white Ivy League university where ra...
Tags: TV, Movies, Lionsgate, America, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Ivy League, White People, Winchester, Dear White People, TV Premiere Dates, Netflix Original Series, Winchester University, Stephanie Allain, Julia Lebedev


Dear White People Vol. 2 Teaser and Launch Date Released

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Dear White People Vol. 2 teaser and launch date released Netflix‘s critically-acclaimed comedy Dear White People returns this spring to break down cultural appropriation, sex and gender norms, fake news, The Sunken Place, salty grits, and much more when Dear White People Vol. 2 launches Friday, May 4th on Netflix. Check out the teaser trailer for the upcoming second season as well as the new key art in the gallery below! Set against the backdrop of a predominantly white Iv...
Tags: TV, Movies, Lionsgate, America, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Ivy League, White People, ComingSoon, Dear White People, TV Premiere Dates, Netflix Original Series, Winchester University, Stephanie Allain, Julia Lebedev


Dear White People Season 2 Greenlit by Netflix

Dear White People Season 2 greenlit by Netflix Class will soon be back in session. Netflix has announced it has greenlit Dear White People Season 2! The series stars Logan Browning, Brandon P. Bell, Antoinette Robertson, DeRon Horton, John Patrick Amedori, Ashley Blaine Featherson and Marque Richardson. Production on the ten-episode second season is slated to begin later this year. Set against the backdrop of a predominantly white Ivy League university where racial tensions bubble just below ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Lionsgate, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Ivy League, White People, ComingSoon, Dear White People, TV Premiere Dates, Netflix Original Series, Winchester University, Stephanie Allain, Julia Lebedev, Yvette Lee Bowser


Netflix’s Dear White People TV Series Teaser

Netflix’s Dear White People TV series teaser Netflix has debuted a date announcement teaser for their Dear White People TV series, which you can check out below! The 10-episode, 30-minute series will premiere on Netflix around the world on April 28. Set among a diverse group of students of color as they navigate a predominantly white Ivy League college where racial tensions are often swept under the rug, Dear White People is a send up of “post-racial” America that also weaves a universal stor...
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‘Dear White People’ TV Series Coming to Netflix

Justin Simien made a big splash with his feature directing debut Dear White People, and now he’ll continue making waves over at Netflix. The streaming service has ordered a Dear White People TV series, which like the movie will center on students of color attending a mostly white Ivy League school. As of now, there’s no word on whether any of the original cast members (which included Tessa Thompson, Teyonah Parris, and Tyler James Williams) will return.  Netflix announced the Dear White Peopl...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Lionsgate, Tyler James Williams, America, Netflix, Ivy League, Simien, Justin Simien, Dear White People, Film to TV, Netflix/Streaming Video, Julia Lebedev, Dear White People TV, Tessa Thompson Teyonah Parris, Stephanie Allain Bray


Netflix is turning the acclaimed indie movie 'Dear White People' into a comedy series

Netflix is adapting indie film "Dear White People" into a comedy series. Production on the series will begin later this year for a 2017 premiere date, Netflix said in a press release on Thursday. The film's writer and producer, Justin Simien, will also write the 10-episode season, as well as direct the first episode. He will be accompanied on the series by veteran TV producer  Devon Shepard (" House of Lies ," " Weeds" ) and "Dear White People" producers  Stephanie Allain Bray a nd Julia Le...
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Dear White People TV Series Comes to Netflix

Dear White People TV series comes to Netflix Netflix will bring exclusively to global members Dear White People, a comedy series based on writer/director/producer Justin Simien’s critically-acclaimed, Sundance award-winning satirical indie film. The Dear White People TV series series will be produced by Lionsgate, whose sister company Roadside Attractions released the original film in 2014. The 10-episode, 30-minute series will go into production later this year and will premiere on Netflix aro...
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