Bassett, Boseman and more added to Oscars presenter lineup
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Who needs a host when Wakanda is coming to the Academy Awards? "Black Panther" stars Chadwick Boseman and Angela Bassett have been added to the starry list of presenters for the...
First Crush: Stephan James
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Review: ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ is lyrical and lovely
"Every black person born in America was born on Beale Street...whether in Jackson, Mississippi, or in Harlem, New York," reads the title card that begins director Barry Jenkins' "If Beale Street Could Talk ."
Washington’s Globe nom: ‘One of the best days of my life’
Brian Tyree Henry: ‘I feel everything’
NEW YORK (AP) — When Brian Tyree Henry filmed his scenes in "If Beale Street Could Talk," he wept. When he saw the finished film, he wept again.
Jackman, Blunt among those to be honored at SCAD’s film fest
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Hugh Jackman and Emily Blunt are among the stars being awarded at the 21st annual SCAD Savannah Film Festival.
The Savannah Morning News reports that Jackman will receive the Savannah College of Art and Design festival's Legend of Cinema Award; Blunt, its Icon Award.
Fall Preview: Barry Jenkins on adapting James Baldwin
NEW YORK (AP) — On one fateful European trip in 2013, Barry Jenkins wrote two scripts: "Moonlight," from Tarell Alvin McCraney's play, and "If Beale Street Could Talk," from James Baldwin's novel. "Moonlight" came together over just 10 days in Brussels. "If Beale Street Could Talk" was written over six weeks in Berlin.