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52 Weeks of Directors: Gina Prince-Bythewood

It’s already difficult for female directors to get their films made, but even more difficult if they feature a female protagonist. Gina Prince-Bythewood faced similar obstacles making her most recent film, Beyond the Lights, but faced even greater adversity because she wanted to cast two black leads. 1,341 more words


Casting News Roundup: Gugu Mbatha-Raw + David Oyelowo, Natalie Portman + Oscar Isaac, & Daisy Ridley

It’s been ages since I posted a roundup of casting news, but I have a trio of intriguing ones to share w/ you today, folks. 713 more words

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British actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw to star in film directed by Love & Basketball's Gina Prince-Bythewood

BRITISH ACTRESS Gugu Mbatha-Raw will star in a new film directed by Love & Basketball’s Gina Prince-Bythewood, it has been announced.

An Untamed State, an adaptation of Roxane Gray’s debut novel, tells the story of a Haitian American woman kidnapped for ransom in front of her husband and child. 60 more words

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Gugu Mbatha-Raw To Star, Gina Prince-Bythewood To Helm 'An Untamed State'

EXCLUSIVE: Gina Prince-Bythewood will direct and Gugu Mbatha-Raw will star in An Untamed State, an adaptation of Roxane Gay‘s debut novel that the director will co-write with the author for Fox Searchlight. 180 more words


Beyond The Lights is better than The Bodyguard

In these months I always love watching movies. I follow all the award shows and I try to make my boyfriend watch all the nominees. When you watch a movie that was nominated for an Academy Award, you know you are going to watch something worth your time. 481 more words