After announcing in 2019 that he was retiring Madea, Tyler Perry is back with A Madea Homecoming, debuting February 25 on Netflix. Perry says the pandemic and racial tension from the Black Lives Matter movement inspired him to bring the hilarious character out of retirement. "Everything... Read More.
The latest installment in the Power franchise, Power Book IV: Force, will premiere Sunday, February 6, 2022. Starz made the announcement Thursday about the series starring Joseph Sikora as Tommy Egan, with a teaser-trailer. In the fourth installment of Power, Egan leaves New York City and plans to... Read More.
Ava DuVernay says she and Colin Kaepernick had a similar story in mind when it came time to create the Netflix limited series Colin in Black & White. "It wasn't just [a] story that appeal[ed] to me, it was a story that appealed to Colin Kaepernick as... Read More.
Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson admits he was "in panic mode" when he decided to put out his directorial debut Summer of Soul, a documentary-film which chronicles the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival. "I called Ava [DuVernay] up a lot," Thompson reveals to ABC Audio. "Just to get names.. and know, "[Who] should I... Read More.
Filmmaker Ava DuVernay paid tribute to actress Suzzanne Douglas, who passed away Tuesday at age 64. The two worked together on Netflix's When They See Us, in which Douglas played Grace Cuffee. "Suzzanne Douglas was a quiet, elegant force as we made When They See Us," DuVernay wrote on Instagram,... Read More.