Trey Edward Shults said the semi-autobiographical tale had been 'brewing for a very, very long time'.
Also featured on the list are The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring, The Dark Knight, Inception and Moonlight.
Rocky Johnson was the first African-American WWE tag team champion.
The pair starred alongside the veteran actress in 2009's The Proposal.
Defence and prosecution lawyers believed that the supermodel's presence on the jury would be inappropriate.
He said he will not let it deter him.
His film Just Mercy missed out on an Oscar nod.
He stars alongside Michael B Jordan in the real-life courtroom thriller.
The actress said women 'should be able to go to work and not be hassled or have a comment thrown at us'.
The judging panel included Amma Asante, Edith Bowman and Paul Greengrass.
She said that it is 'naturally ingrained in people' so they refer to a man in the room, rather than a woman.
The actress will be recognised for her 'risk-taking, unconventional career'.
Many of the tracks were chart hits.
The US star has been topping music charts around the world.
The US pop star, known for her hit single Bad Guy, has written the song with her brother Finneas.
The US singer-songwriter has worked with her brother on the song for the 25th Bond film.
The move comes after the star and his family assisted victims of the deadly fires.
Lee's 2018 film BlacKkKlansman was awarded the festival's Grand Prix.
It follows the departure of Dan Romer.
It was aided by strong showings from The Irishman and Marriage Story.
The 92nd Academy Awards will take place on February 9.
It is the least ethnically diverse line-up of nominees since 2016.
Voters from the Broadcast Film Critics Association could not decide between the two men.
The awards are seen by many as a reliable indicator ahead of the Oscars.
The Academy Awards has a slightly better track record than its British counterpart at recognising diversity.