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SADE!!!!!

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at February 22, 2018 20:13:23 February 22, 2018 20:13:23
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It feels like the pop culture gods are showering gifts upon us to make up for A) ignoring people of colour for years and B) to give us relief from the equals parts horrific and demoralizing 24-hour news cycle. Sade is here to save us. SADE!!! What a time. Ava DuVernay, the patron saint of pop culture gifts from above, is the reason why Sade is here to save us. Full Story

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Dear Gossips,

Yesterday, on Martin Luther King Day in America, Ava DuVernay was named Entertainer of the Year at the NAACP Image Awards in Los Angeles. Three years ago, Ava’s film, Selma, was released to critical acclaim. In his review of the film, Wesley Morris wrote in Grantland that  Read Full Intro

The 100 Club

Sarah Posted by Sarah at December 7, 2017 17:57:16 December 7, 2017 17:57:16
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That’s what they’re called now, it is known. They are the three women directing $100 million-plus movies for Disney: Ava DuVernay, Niki Caro, and Anna Boden. DuVernay, of course, is directing A Wrinkle In Time, due in the spring. Full Story

Disney’s dumb power play

Sarah Posted by Sarah at November 8, 2017 13:58:39 November 8, 2017 13:58:39
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Disney has had quite the week. On the one hand, Thor: Ragnarok is champagne-toasting success, but on the other hand, they stumbled into an incredibly stupid and ill-timed power play with the LA Times. Full Story

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When Mindy told Oprah

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 28, 2017 19:34:16 July 28, 2017 19:34:16
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Mindy Kaling was at the TCA yesterday in support of the upcoming final season of The Mindy Project. It was reported a couple of a weeks ago that Mindy is pregnant with her first child. Mindy has yet to personally confirm the news and she didn’t talk about it at all at the TCA but she didn’t have to, not when she has Oprah Full Story

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Ava DuVernay’s A Wrinkle In Time

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 12, 2017 16:18:13 July 12, 2017 16:18:13

We’re about to get hit with a deluge of new movie stuff, with Disney’s biennial fan convention, D23, taking place this weekend, and then Comic-Con the weekend after. As a warm up, Entertainment Weekly has some first-look features in their Comic-Con issue, including Ava DuVernay Full Story

Ava DuVernay, the great leader

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 23, 2017 15:14:26 March 23, 2017 15:14:26
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Ava DuVernay has been working on A Wrinkle In Time. The film’s budget is at least $100 million making her the first black woman to direct a movie of that size. She posted on Instagram the other day that principle photography is now complete and now they’re in post:   Moving out of my trailer on set and into the edit bay. The next phase of WRINKLE IN TIME is about to begin! 🙌🏾 Full Story