Ava DuVernay to direct Prince documentary for Netflix

2018-10-31 08:13

Netflix has hired Oscar-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay to direct a documentary series about late pop icon Prince.

Ava DuVernay's fantasy A Wrinkle in Time bogged down by effects

2018-05-06 00:00

Once you’re over the star-studded cast of Ava DuVernay's A Wrinkle in Time, and start to focus on the story, you’re going to be left with an uneventful landing, writes Rhodé Marshall.

Cate Blanchett heads a predominately female Cannes Festival jury

2018-04-19 12:53

Kristen Stewart and Ava DuVernay will serve on the Cannes Film Festival jury to be led by Cate Blanchett.

LISTEN: Sade’s first song in eight years is here and on the soundtrack of A Wrinkle in Time

2018-03-07 06:01

The icon is back with a song that is a perfect fit for the whimsical movie’s soundtrack.

Ava Duvernay on casting icons for A Wrinkle in Time

2017-12-19 12:45

Ava Duvernay talks about the making of A Wrinkle in Time in Time Magazine's latest issue.

PICS: Oprah Winfrey is a stunning celestial being in A Wrinkle in Time

2017-07-13 13:44

Oprah Winfrey looks every bit the celestial being in first look images of A Wrinkle in Time.

PICS: Trevor Noah rocks the red carpet at the Time 100 Gala

2017-04-26 10:05

The local ‘Next Generation Leader’ hung out with A-Listers in New York at the glitzy function.

Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVernay team up for Disney movie

2016-07-27 21:00

Oprah Winfrey is in final negotiations to join the cast of new Disney film A Wrinkle In Time.

Selma director hurt by Oscar snub

2015-02-11 14:01

Selma director Ava DuVernay says she's disappointed that star David Oyelowo's performance wasn't recognised with an Oscar nod.

Selma director and actor team up for Hurricane Katrina movie!

2015-01-27 19:00

Ava DuVernay, the director of the Martin Luther King historical movie Selma is set to again team up with the film's star David Oyelowo for a new project about Hurricane Katrina.


Ava DuVernay scores another milestone for black female directors

2018-06-25 09:39

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay has checked off another milestone for black female directors.

Oprah did the most Oprah thing on the set of A Wrinkle in Time

2018-05-03 13:49

A Wrinkle in Time stars Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling talk about a changing industry and the importance of not overextending.

Ava DuVernay to direct DC Comics superhero film

2018-03-16 13:35

Director Ava DuVernay, the first African-American woman to helm a film with a budget over $100m, will now take on superhero film "The New Gods," sources said.

Sade will release her first song in years on A Wrinkle in Time’s soundtrack

2018-02-22 13:54

Director Ava DuVernay revealed some of the artists included on the soundtrack of hotly anticipated Disney film.

First Oscars of award season handed out

2017-11-13 18:00

The first Oscars of awards season were presented to four film-industry veterans at the film academy's Governors Awards.

Ava DuVernay to direct drama about controversial criminal case for Netflix

2017-07-07 14:20

Netflix says the historic case of the Central Park Five will be brought to life in a limited series created by Ava DuVernay.

A Wrinkle in Time set to hit the big screen in 2018

2016-11-15 15:03

The cast of A Wrinkle in Time have announced the release date of their upcoming movie via a video of the mannequin challenge.

SA film to be distributed in the US by Selma director

2015-09-09 15:31

South African film Ayanda, which premiered in Los Angeles in June, has been picked up for distribution in the US by American director and film distributor Ava DuVernay

Oprah Winfrey to star in new drama series on OWN

2015-02-04 17:00

Oprah Winfrey and the director of the Oscar-nominated movie Selma are creating a drama series for Winfrey's TV channel.

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