All Rise (2018)

All Rise (2018)

Director: Anthony Mandler Writer(s): Walter Dean Myers, Colen C. Wiley, Janece Shaffer Starring: Jharrel Jerome, Jennifer Ehle, John David Washington, Jeffrey Wright, Tim Blake Nelson, Jennifer Hudson, Mikey Madison, Paul Ben-Victor, Jonny Coyne, Kelvin Harrison Jr.,...
Born to Be Murdered (2020)

Born to Be Murdered (2020)

Director: Ferdinando Cito Filomarino Writer(s): Ferdinando Cito Filomarino, Kevin A. Rice Starring: John David Washington, Boyd Holbrook, Vicky Krieps, Alicia Vikander, Isabella Margara Synopsis: A vacationing couple fall trap to a violent conspiracy with tragic...
50th NAACP Image Awards Announced

50th NAACP Image Awards Announced

LOS ANGELES, CA (February 13, 2019) –The nominees for the 50th NAACP Image Awards were exclusively announced today at the Television Critics Association’s (TCA) TV One’s joint press conference with Derrick Johnson, President and CEO of the NAACP and Alfred Liggins,...
Born to Be Murdered (2020)

Tenet (2020)

Director: Christopher Nolan Writer(s): Christopher Nolan Starring: Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Kenneth Branagh, John David Washington, Michael Caine, Clémence Poésy, Dimple Kapadia Synopsis: An action epic evolving around the world of...
Actors on Actors: Mahershala Ali & John David Washington

Actors on Actors: Mahershala Ali & John David Washington

Mahershala Ali (“Green Book”) and John David Washington (“BlacKkKlansman”) have catapulted into the awards season conversation with two searing films about race in America. Both movies are based on true stories. Ali, who won the supporting actor Oscar in 2017 for...
25th Annual SAG Award Nominations Announced

25th Annual SAG Award Nominations Announced

Lauded by critics for its style, simplicity and genuine warmth, the Screen Actors Guild Awards® presented by SAG-AFTRA, which made its debut in 1995, has become one of the industry’s most prized honors. The only televised awards ceremony to exclusively honor...
76th Golden Globe Nominees Announed

76th Golden Globe Nominees Announed

from Variety “Vice,” Adam McKay’s scathing Dick Cheney biopic, walked away with a leading six nominations. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the organization behind the Globes, also awarded “A Star Is Born,” “The Favourite,” and “Green Book” with five nods...
2019 Independent Spirit Awards Nominees

2019 Independent Spirit Awards Nominees

by Monique Jones | Shadow and Act If Beale Street Could Talk is one of several films earning Independent Spirit Awards nominations, which were announced Friday. If Beale Street Could Talk has been nominated for Best Feature with Barry Jenkins nominated for Best...
Monsters and Men (2018)

Monsters and Men (2018)

Director:  Reinaldo Marcus Green Writer(s):  Reinaldo Marcus Green Starring: John David Washington, Anthony Ramos, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Chanté Adams, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Nicole Beharie, Rob Morgan, Cara Buono, Grant Jaeger, Josiah Gabriel, Emilia Allen, Brian...
The Old Man & the Gun (2018)

The Old Man & the Gun (2018)

Director: David Lowery Writer(s): David Lowery, David Grann (article) Starring: Robert Redford, Casey Affleck, Sissy Spacek, Danny Glover, Tom Waits, Tika Sumpter, Ari Elizabeth Johnson, Teagan Johnson, Gene Jones, John David Washington, Barlow Jacobs, Augustine...
Variety Names 10 Actors to Watch for 2018

Variety Names 10 Actors to Watch for 2018

from Variety Variety is pleased to announce its annual list of 10 Actors to Watch, an honor the publication has bestowed since 1998. Past honorees include many future Oscar winners and nominees, such as Mahershala Ali, Timothée Chalamet, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer,...
BlacKkKlansman (2018)

BlacKkKlansman (2018)

Director: Spike Lee Writer(s): Spike Lee, Kevin Willmott, Ron Stallworth (book), Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz Starring: John David Washington, Adam Driver, Topher Grace, Laura Harrier, Alec Baldwin, Paul Walter Hauser, Ryan Eggold, Corey Hawkins, Robert John...
Love Beats Rhymes (2017)

Love Beats Rhymes (2017)

Director: RZA Writer(s): Nicole Jefferson Asher Starring: Hana Mae Lee, Method Man, Common, John David Washington, Lorraine Toussaint, Lucien Laviscount, Jill Scott, Daniella De Jesús, Mary Christina Brown, Craig muMs Grant, Nancy Cejari, Jeremie Harris, Azealia...
Sundance 2018 lineup filled with highly-anticipated, diverse films

Sundance 2018 lineup filled with highly-anticipated, diverse films

Trey Mangum | Shadow and Act Sundance Institute announced the feature films that will be screened at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, held in Park City, Salt Lake City at at Sundance Mountain Resort, from January 18–28. For the 2018 Festival, 110 feature-length films...
Malcolm X (1992)

Malcolm X (1992)

Director: Spike Lee Writer(s): Alex Haley and Malcolm X (book), Arnold Perl and Spike Lee (screenplay) Starring: Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Albert Hall, Al Freeman Jr., Delroy Lindo, Spike Lee, Theresa Randle, Kate Vernon, Lonette McKee, Tommy Hollis, James...

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