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Kevin Hart in Netflix’s ‘Fatherhood’: Film Review

Directed by Paul Weitz, this adaptation of the 2011 memoir Two Kisses for Maddy follows the journey of a recently widowed single father.

Alfre Woodard Joins Blair Underwood in Indie Thriller ‘Viral’

Clemency star Alfre Woodard is joining Blair Underwood and Sarah Silverman in the psychological thriller Viral, now shooting in New York City. Woodard will play Dr. Johnetta, a…

Regina King, Sterling K. Brown, Uzo Aduba Take on Classic Sitcoms to Raise Voter Awareness

A new Zoom series hopes to engage African American voters and highlight the importance of the census through laughs and re-creations of shows such as 'Golden Girls' and 'Friends.'

Jane Fonda, America Ferrera, Janet Mock Among Stars to Narrate Climate Activism Audiobook

A star-studded lineup is set for a cast reading of an audiobook All We Can Save: Truth, Courage and Solutions for the Climate Crisis, including Jane Fonda, America Ferrera, Janet Mock, Julia…

‘No Small Matter’: Film Review

Exec-producer Alfre Woodard narrates 'No Small Matter,' a look at the importance of early-childhood education.

Alfre Woodard Addresses Juneteenth Block Party: “Complacency Is Not an Option Now”

Tulsa hosted a Juneteenth block party on Saturday to celebrate the 155th anniversary of the day slavery was abolished in the U.S. in 1865.

How ‘Clemency’ Team Tried to Capture Humanity of Death-Row Inmates, Prison Workers

'Clemency' stars Alfre Woodard and Aldis Hodge, writer-director Chinonye Chukwu and producer Bronwyn Cornelius on researching the prison roles of the death-row drama, takeaways and what's next for…

AFI Indie Contenders Panel Touts Small-Budget Stories: “When Studios Backed Out of the $20M Range, Thank God Indies Were There”

Held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, the AFI Indie Contenders panel featured eight performers in standout independent films of the past year, including Sterling K. Brown ('Waves'), Alfre Woodard…

‘See’: TV Review

THR review: Apple TV+'s new Jason Momoa drama 'See,' about a world without sight, has interesting elements but not enough depth or vision.

AFI Fest: 8 Standouts From 2019 Indie Films Set for Hollywood Reporter Panel

Awkwafina, Sterling K. Brown, Cynthia Erivo, Jimmie Fails, Jon Hamm, Florence Pugh, Kerry Washington and Alfre Woodard will discuss the challenges and rewards of making independent movies with The…

Michael B. Jordan Starrer ‘Just Mercy,’ James Mangold’s ‘Ford v. Ferrari’ Set for Hamptons Film Festival

The Hamptons International Film Festival will open with the East Coast premiere of the Michael B. Jordan starrer 'Just Mercy' and screen James Mangold's Matt Damon and Christian Bale starrer 'Ford v…

‘The Lion King’: All the Box Office Records Broken

If anyone wondered whether lukewarm reviews would pose trouble for the opening weekend of 'The Lion King,' the answer is no. Ditto for concern that audiences are fed up with Disney remakes, as the…