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Leonardo DiCaprio & Barry Jenkins Teaming To Produce & Write Feature Adaptation Of ‘Virunga’ Documentary | Film News

  Barry Jenkins and Leonardo DiCaprio teaming up? Sounds like a director-actor team made in heaven! Unfortunately, while the two are collaborating on a project, they won’t be working together as closely as a director and actor would. Jenkins has been tapped to write a feature adaptation of the 2014 documentary Virunga that DiCaprio will produce.   The film will[…]

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Billy Porter Becomes First Openly Gay Black Man To Win An Emmy Award | TV News

  On Sunday, at the 71st Emmy Awards, actor Billy Porter made history, by becoming the first openly gay black man to win an acting Emmy Award.   And not any kind, he beat out nominees Jason Bateman, Sterling K. Brown, Bob Odenkirk, Kit Harington and Milo Ventimiglia, to take home the award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama[…]

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First Trailer For Barry Jenkins’ ‘Moonlight’ Follow Up ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ | Film Trailer

  Annapurna Pictures have released the first trailer for If Beale Street Could Talk, writer-director Barry Jenkins‘ highly-anticipated follow up the Academy Award-winning Moonlight. Based on the novel by James Baldwin, the story follows lovers Fonny and Tish who must race against the clock after Fonny is falsely accused of rape and Tish realises she is pregnant with his baby.[…]

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Barry Jenkins’ ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ Adds Colman Domingo | Film News

  Colman Domingo has joined Barry Jenkins’ drama If Beale Street Could Talk, adding to the already announced cast of Regina King, Stephan James, and KiKi Layne.   Adapted from the 1974 James Baldwin novel of the same name, If Beale Street Could Talk tells the tale of a pregnant Harlem woman, Tish, who despite being newly engaged to lover[…]

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Barry Jenkins To Adapt James Baldwin Novel As Follow-Up To ‘Moonlight’ | Film News

  Following critical acclaim and both a Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Picture Oscar, Barry Jenkins is in a spot where he can pretty much make whatever he wants as his next film. We now know his follow-up to Moonlight will be an adaptation of James Baldwin‘s novel, If Beale Street Could Talk.   According to the press release by[…]

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