Lena Waithe

Auto Added by WPeMatico

For Us, Buy Outs: Lena Waithe, Kobe Bryant, Kim And Kanye West And More Celebs Buy Out Theaters For ‘Just Mercy’ Screenings

Source: Warner Bros / Warner Bros. Celebrity Buy Outs Are Big For ‘Just Mercy’ Today is the day! Following a limited release this Christmas, ‘Just Mercy’ opens nationwide today, Friday, January 10. The film, which is already getting critical acclaim and awards nominations, scored an A+ CinemaScore in addition to being Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes with a 99% Audience…

BET Drops Their First Look Trailer For Lena Waithe’s Latest Scripted Series “TWENTIES” [VIDEO]

Source: Courtesy BET Networks / BET Networks BET Reveals First Look For New Lena Waithe show “TWENTIES” On the heels of the huge opening weekend for Lena Waithe’s first feature film “Queen & Slim,” BET Networks shares the first look at the Emmy award-winning writer’s newest series for the network. BET recently announced their continued partnership with Lena Waithe for…

Queen & Slim: Lena Waithe And Melina Matsoukas Talk About Casting Jodie Turner-Smith And Reveal First Table Read [VIDEO]

Source: Xavier Collin/ Image Press Agency / SplashNews / WENN ‘Queen & Slim’ Creators Give A Look Inside The Characters We can’t say enough good things about ‘Queen & Slim’ so we were excited to share this featurette for the movie that gives a look inside the characters. Check it out below: We absolutely LOVE the story of how Daniel…

Big Boi, T.I., Phaedra Parks, And More Attend Moët & Chandon Nectar Of The Culture Toast [Photos]

Source: Moët & Chandon / Moët & Chandon Moët & Chandon Takeover State Farm Arena For Toast To Atlanta Designer Teheran Jones Of Exclusive Game BOSSIP was on the scene Thursday night in Atlanta (Nov. 21) as Moët & Chandon and iconic cultural photographer, Jonathan Mannion, toasted to the trend-setting fashion designer and stylist, Teheran Jones of Exclusive Game, as…

Lena Waithe Talks About Depicting Black People As Their Authentic Selves On “The Read” [VIDEO]

Source: Courtesy FUSE / Fuse Lena Waithe Talks About Creating An “Authentically Black” Film What does authentic blackness mean to you? On this week’s episode of The Read with Kid Fury & Crissle, Kid Fury and Crissle are joined by writer, creator, and actor Lena Waithe. On this episode, Lena talks about how her film Queen and Slim was created…

Exclusive: ‘Queen & Slim’ Stars Talk Bad Dates And BOSSIP Headlines [VIDEO]

Source: Courtesy / Courtesy BOSSIP Talks With Daniel Kaluuya, Jodie Turner-Smith And Lena Waithe About ‘Queen & Slim’ Last week BOSSIP’s Sr. Content Director Janeé Bolden had the opportunity to see the highly anticipated new film ‘Queen & Slim’ and speak the stars Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith as well as writer/producer Lena Waithe. The movie lands in theaters November…

“The Breakfast Club”: Lena Waithe Talks “Queen & Slim” And Jason Mitchell [VIDEO]

Source: Courtesy / Courtesy Lena Waithe Says The Studio Came After “Queen & Slim” Lena Waithe visited “The Breakfast Club” Tuesday to talk about her new film “Queen & Slim” — she reveals a lot of real gems about how the the film was made, including that Universal Pictures pursued the project and not the other way around. Check out…

Jodie Turner-Smith, Rihanna, Janelle Monáe And More At The LA Premiere Of ‘Queen & Slim’

Source: Xavier Collin/ Image Press Agency / SplashNews / Splash News Queen & Slim Has LA Premiere At AFIFest Thursday night was a HUGE one for the stars of Universal Pictures hotly anticipated new film ‘Queen & Slim’ – the movie with Black Excellence, Black Lives Matter and Black Girl Magic sprinkled all over it. The movie stars Jodie Turner-Smith…