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  1. 'Mandela' Director Teams Up With Anthony Mackie for Johnnie Cochran Movie (Exclusive)

    3:02 pm 6/14/2016

    Justin Chadwick is in talks to direct the true-life tale, which will star Mackie as Cochran.Read more

  2. BAFTA's Best British Movie Category Includes 'Gravity,' 'Rush' and 'Saving Mr. Banks'

    5:38 am 1/8/2014

    The categories include two U.K.-specific ones as the academy seeks to ensure that local achievements are honored.Read more

  3. Nelson Mandela's Death: World Leaders, Media React

    12:41 am 12/6/2013

    U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon honored Mandela as a “giant for justice,” German Chancellor Angela Merkel calls him a “shining example” while Indian media compares the late South African leader to Mahatma Gandhi.Read more

  4. 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Director on Adapting the Life of the South African Icon (Q&A)

    10:15 pm 12/5/2013

    Justin Chadwick speaks with THR about awards buzz, Idris Elba's transformative performance and why he first said no to an offer to tell Mandela's story.Read more

  5. 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Featurette with Idris Elba and Naomie Harris

    12:18 pm 12/3/2013

    The two stars of Justin Chadwick's biography share what it was like to play Nelson and Winnie Mandela. "Young audiences don't get a chance to see a living legend every day, heroes are few and far between now," says Elba. Read more

  6. Naomie Harris on Finding the Strength and Rage to Play Winnie Mandela

    12:03 pm 12/3/2013

    The 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' star shares how she was able to pull together the emotions to play the South Africa politician in Justin Chadwick's biography. Read more

  7. 'Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom' Enjoys Box-Office Success at Home

    8:31 am 11/29/2013

    Major South African exhibition chains Ster Kinekor and NuMetro report big audience interest for the film, which opened as the top film in the country on Thursday.Read more

  8. 'Mandela' Screening: U2, Filmmakers Talk Creating Original Song 'Ordinary Love'

    1:07 pm 11/26/2013

    Harvey Weinstein said it was easy to get the superstar band to agree to compose music for the film and suggested the group's a perfect fit, but Bono and The Edge said they worked hard to get it right.Read more

  9. Prince William, Kate Middleton to Attend U.K. Premiere of 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom'

    7:13 am 11/14/2013

    The film, starring Idris Elba as the South African leader, opens in British theaters in January.Read more

  10. 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Trailer

    11:37 am 10/18/2013

    The second trailer from Justin Chadwick chronicling the life of South African anti-apartheid leader and politician Nelson Mandela. The film, starring Idris Elba and Naomie Harris is set to hit theaters on November 29. Read more

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