Ava DuVernay says if she had gone the "traditional route" with trying to bring to life her new film, Origin, the filmmaking process would've been tough. The award-winning director told Good Morning America's Robin Roberts that because of the content of the movie — a portrayal of Isabel Wilkerson's seminal book Caste: The Origins... Read More.
The official trailer for Ava DuVernay’s latest film, Origin, has arrived. Aunjanue Ellis-Taylor stars as author and Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson in a story about her investigation into the global phenomenon of caste. Along the way, Wilkerson experiences love, loss and the beauty of human resilience. DuVernay... Read More.
Tributes began pouring in for legendary TV creator and cultural icon Norman Lear, who passed away Tuesday, December 5, at age 101. In a comment left on Lear's Instagram page, one of the multiple sites his family confirmed his death, Ava DuVernay wrote, "You did beautiful things with your long and mighty life,... Read More.
On Sunday evening, December 3, the Los Angeles Press Club held its 16th annual National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards, and a handful of stars were also honored for their work outside the world of journalism. Ava DuVernay was presented with the Visionary Award for her humanitarian... Read More.
Aunjanue Ellis makes her Origin debut in the teaser trailer released to the world on Tuesday, September 5. Helmed by critically acclaimed filmmaker Ava DuVernay, the upcoming biopic is based on the life and work of Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson as she writes the book Caste: The Origin of Our... Read More.
Ava Max is one of the many artists on the Barbie soundtrack. She says she believes she was included because she basically willed it to happen. "I have to say, I feel like I kind of manifested it," the "Kings & Queens" singer tells The Global Chart Show on Apple Music... Read More.
This Barbie is ready to rock. The soundtrack to the much-anticipated Barbie film is out now, and in addition to previously released tracks by Dua Lipa, Billie Eilish, FIFTY FIFTY and Nicki Minaj and Ice Spice, the album is full of tracks by other top... Read More.