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Another Academy Voter Speaks: Oscars Can't Be Racist Because Academy Prez is Black

Another Academy Voter Speaks: Oscars Can’t Be Racist Because Academy Prez is Black

by Aura Bogado on February 20 2015, 11:21AM

The Hollywood Reporter’s ‘brutally honest Oscar ballot’ series strikes again

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Academy Voter Offended by Selma Cast Wearing 'I Can't Breathe' Tees

Academy Voter Offended by Selma Cast Wearing ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Tees

by Aura Bogado on February 19 2015, 1:06PM

‘Am I supposed to vote for it just because it has black people in it?’

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Ava DuVernay's Passion Project

Ava DuVernay’s Passion Project

by Jamilah King on January 26 2015, 7:00AM

The filmmaker’s distribution network for black films isn’t making big money—and she’s fine with that.

Topics: Arts & Culture

'Selma' Star David Oyelowo Lined His Suit With MLK Quotes

‘Selma’ Star David Oyelowo Lined His Suit With MLK Quotes

by Jamilah King on January 16 2015, 2:30PM

Fashion meets politics.

Topics: Culture

Oscars: Ava DuVernay, David Oyelowo Snubbed

Oscars: Ava DuVernay, David Oyelowo Snubbed

by Jamilah King on January 15 2015, 10:00AM

But ‘Selma’ did earn a nomination for ‘best picture.’

Topics: Culture

'Selma' Wins Golden Globe for Song 'Glory' Play

‘Selma’ Wins Golden Globe for Song ‘Glory’

by Jamilah King on January 12 2015, 2:05PM

Watch Common and John Legend accept the award from Prince.

Topics: Culture

Black Business Leaders Offer NYC Students Free Tickets to 'Selma'

Black Business Leaders Offer NYC Students Free Tickets to ‘Selma’

by Jamilah King on January 9 2015, 12:46PM

The film opens in theaters nationwide today.

Topics: Culture

Golden Globe Nominee David Oyelowo Compares 'Selma' to Ferguson

Golden Globe Nominee David Oyelowo Compares ‘Selma’ to Ferguson

by Jamilah King on January 9 2015, 10:05AM

The actor spoke about the meaning of this political moment.

Topics: Culture

'Selma' Earns Its First Big Magazine Cover

‘Selma’ Earns Its First Big Magazine Cover

by Jamilah King on January 8 2015, 12:38PM

It won’t be the last.

Topics: Culture

Ava DuVernay on 'Selma' Criticism: 'I Wasn't Interested in Making a White Savior Movie'

Ava DuVernay on ‘Selma’ Criticism: ‘I Wasn’t Interested in Making a White Savior Movie’

by Jamilah King on January 6 2015, 10:06AM

“There was some process to it that was important to show.”

Topics: Culture

Cast of 'Selma' Wears 'I Can't Breathe' Shirts to NYC Premiere

Cast of ‘Selma’ Wears ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Shirts to NYC Premiere

by Jamilah King on December 15 2014, 2:17PM

They’re making a statement on and off camera.

Topics: Culture

First Black Woman Nominated for Best Director Golden Globe: Ava DuVernay

First Black Woman Nominated for Best Director Golden Globe: Ava DuVernay

by Jamilah King on December 11 2014, 10:11AM

The accolades just keep coming in.

Topics: Culture

SAG Surprises? 'Selma' Shut Out of Nominations

SAG Surprises? ‘Selma’ Shut Out of Nominations

by Jamilah King on December 10 2014, 12:33PM

But Viola Davis is among this year’s nominees.

Topics: Culture

Critics Are Already Swooning Over Ava DuVernay's 'Selma'

Critics Are Already Swooning Over Ava DuVernay’s ‘Selma’

by Jamilah King on December 9 2014, 11:34AM

It doesn’t hit theaters until Christmas Day, but there’s already plenty of reason to love the civil rights drama.

Topics: Culture

John Legend, Common Add 'Glory' to SELMA Soundtrack

John Legend, Common Add ‘Glory’ to SELMA Soundtrack

by Jamilah King on December 5 2014, 11:49AM

It’s their protest song.

Topics: Culture

Ava DuVernay's 'Selma' Earns Standing Ovation in New York City

Ava DuVernay’s ‘Selma’ Earns Standing Ovation in New York City

by Jamilah King on November 18 2014, 11:09AM

It doesn’t come out until Christmas but it’s already in the Oscar race.

Topics: Culture

Watch the Trailer for 'Selma'

Watch the Trailer for ‘Selma’

by Aura Bogado on November 7 2014, 1:18PM

The film opens nationwide January 9

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Oprah to Produce Ava DuVernay's Voting Rights Film 'Selma'

Oprah to Produce Ava DuVernay’s Voting Rights Film ‘Selma’

by Jamilah King on January 23 2014, 12:35PM

DuVernay took over directing duties from Lee Daniels, who faced numerous challenges in financing the project.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

There's a Battle Brewing to Stop the Construction of a Huge KKK Monument in Selma

There’s a Battle Brewing to Stop the Construction of a Huge KKK Monument in Selma

by Jamilah King on November 27 2013, 11:52AM

The birthplace of the Civil Rights movement has another battle on its hands.

Topics: /NOW, Politics

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