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  1. Ava DuVernay Receives LAFF Honor, Stresses Urgency of Diverse Voices in Film

    10:00 pm 6/4/2016

    DuVernay’s film distribution company ARRAY was honored at the Los Angeles Film Festival with the Spirit of Independence award. Read more

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  2. Ava DuVernay Exits DreamWorks' 'Intelligent Life' (Exclusive)

    10:42 am 5/4/2016

    Lupita Nyong'o is attached to star in the sci-fi thriller.Read more

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  3. Ricardo de Montreuil's 'Lowriders' to Open LA Film Festival

    11:49 am 4/5/2016

    Ryan Coogler will serve as guest director and Ava DuVernay will be honored with the Spirit of Independence Award.Read more

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  4. Ava DuVernay to Direct 'The Battle Of Versailles' Movie for HBO

    2:44 pm 3/21/2016

    The film will center on the 1973 Palace of Versailles fashion show that pitted five top American designers against the best French designers.Read more

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  5. Flint Benefit Brings Out Hollywood Anger, But Not at #OscarsSoWhite

    7:43 pm 2/28/2016

    Few of the celebrities present at the Sunday night event were willing to concede that the #JusticeForFlint fundraiser was purposely scheduled on the same night as the Oscars.Read more

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  6. OWN's Ava DuVernay Drama 'Queen Sugar' Taps 'True Blood' Favorite to Star

    12:45 pm 1/13/2016

    Rutina Wesley will play a journalist/activist in the scripted series based on Natalie Baszile's novel.Read more

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  7. J.J. Abrams Wants to See Ava DuVernay Direct a 'Star Wars' Film

    12:22 pm 12/9/2015

    The 'Selma' director would "just kill it," says 'The Force Awakens' helmer.Read more

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  8. Ava DuVernay on Barbie Doll: "Everyone Should Be Able to See Themselves"

    8:59 am 12/8/2015

    "That's what I'm hoping this does: Changes the view of who we think a director can be, changes the view of who we think a Barbie should look like."Read more

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  9. Ava DuVernay Barbie Doll Sells Out

    8:47 am 12/7/2015

    DuVernay's fans expressed enough interest in the originally one-of-a-kind doll that Mattel decided to make one for sale.Read more

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  10. Amy Schumer Poses Nearly Naked for Pirelli Calendar

    8:47 am 11/30/2015

    Instead of supermodels, the 2016 calendar features women who are titans of entertainment, sports, comedy, business, philanthropy, music and the arts.Read more

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