Stephen King has said that the Oscars are 'rigged in favour of white people' in a scathing op-ed piece for The Washington Post.
Stephen King has found himself embroiled in a row over diversity, after comments he made on Twitter about his Oscar voting.
The President had called for the return of the death penalty in ads he had bought in several newspapers following the arrest of the four black and one Hispanic teenagers.
Linda Fairstein has received backlash because of her role in convicting 5 teenagers of colour who were later exonerated.
<strong>EXCLUSIVE:</strong> As the hours tick away until the 2018 Primetime Emmy nominations are announced later this week, the 2019-launching <em> Central Park Five</em> from Ava DuVernay cast some likely major contenders for next year in the Netflix limited series today. Michael K. Williams, Vera Farmiga and John Leguizamo have all joined the four-part drama from the <em>A Wrinkle In Time</em> and <em>13th</em> director. The limited series sprawls from 1989 when five Harlem teens were incorrectly convicted first…
In an important step in the right direction towards more diversity, Lucasfilm has hired director Victoria Mahoney for Star Wars: Episode IX.
The Cannes Film Festival has set its competition jury under president Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett. The festival chose five women and four men, covering seven nationalities and five continents. They will spend plenty of time in dark rooms on the Croisette before revealing the winners Saturday, May 19 during the Closing Ceremony. The jury for this year’s fest under Blanchett includes Chang Chen (Chinese actor), Ava DuVernay (American writer, director, producer), Rob…
After making history as the first woman of color to helm a $100 million-plus live-action film in "A Wrinkle In Time," Ava DuVernay will continue to play in the event film sandbox. She’s closing a deal with Warner Bros and DC to direct a big-budget screen adaptation of "The New Gods," the creation of revered comic book impresario Jack Kirby.
The 'A Wrinkle In Time' director says she wouldn't get the same amount of chances as the British filmmaker.
Chris Pine, Reese Witherspoon and Oprah Winfrey star in 'Selma' director's sci-fi fantasy, based on a 1962 novel.