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Ava DuVernay Adapting ‘Wings of Fire’ as Animated Series for Netflix

Author Tui T. Sutherland and Warner Bros. Animation president Sam Register are also attached to the 10-episode event series.

Barry Watson Returning to The CW in ‘Naomi’ Role

The Ava DuVernay and Jill Blankenship pilot adds six more cast members, including the '7th Heaven' star.

The CW Reveals Cast for New DC Comics Drama ‘Naomi’

Five actors are starring in the pilot, from Ava DuVernay and Jill Blankenship, based on the 2019 comic book series.

Berlin: Ava Duvernay, Céline Sciamma Talks and Morning Yoga for Market Participants

Directors Ava Duvernay and Céline Sciamma will take part in online talks for the 2021 virtual Berlinale, which will also include daily industry podcasts and some Zoom…

How Ava DuVernay Rewrote ‘Queen Sugar’ Season 5 to Reflect a Turbulent Year

"There was a responsibility to make this a time capsule of this time for Black Americans."

CAA Promotes Stephanie Smalling, Albert Lee, Bryant Barile to Agents

The trio work in the Hollywood talent agency's motion picture literary department.

Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY to Make Podcasts for Spotify

The 'Selma' director will create scripted and unscripted narrative podcasts for Spotify.

‘Queen Sugar’ Renewed for Season 6 at OWN

The pickup of 'Queen Sugar' comes a month before Ava DuVernay's drama debuts its fifth season on the Discovery-owned cable network.

‘The White Tiger’: Film Review

Writer-director Ramin Bahrani adapts 'The White Tiger,' Aravind Adiga's best-selling novel about a poor villager in modern India, caught between his humble roots and his employer's blinding wealth…

Ava DuVernay Sets DC Comics Drama ‘Naomi’ at The CW

Ava DuVernay Sets DC Comics Drama 'Naomi' at The CW

Ava DuVernay Speaks at Black Lives Matter Election Event: “This Moment Is Not An End All Be All”

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay spoke on Tuesday at a Black Lives Matter election day polling event at the Staples Center, where she encouraged people to cast their votes in the 2020 election.