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Kathryn Hahn Joins the ‘Knives Out’ Sequel

Kathryn Hahn has been enlisted for the Knives Out sequel ensemble that is quickly taking shape. Hahn will join fellow franchise newcomers Janelle Monáe, Dave Bautista, and Edward Norton, as…

The “Righteous Indignation” of ‘All In’: ‘THR Presents’ Q&A With Janelle Monae, Liz Garbus and Lisa Cortes

The 'Turntables' singer-songwriter joined the film's directors Liz Garbus and Lisa Cortes for a 'THR Presents' Q&A that touched on familial themes, their "extraordinary" protagonist Stacey Abrams and…

Songwriters Roundtable: Mary J. Blige, John Legend, Janelle Monáe, Leslie Odom Jr. and Justin Timberlake Talk Politics, Pandemic and Keeping Hope Alive

Some of the industry's biggest musicians reflect on the songs they composed for awards contenders, personal truths revealed by the pandemic, their younger selves and…

CAA’s Connect Ventures Backs Black Content Startup Blacktag

Blacktag is preparing the early 2021 debut of its platform, which will include both user-generated and premium produced content, with $3.75 million in backing led by Connect Ventures, the investment…

Janelle Monae Transforms Into a 3D Avatar for VR ‘Lovecraft Country’ Performance

For a show as wonderfully weird as HBO's 'Lovecraft Country,' the celebration around the finale needed to be similarly eccentric. Luckily, Janelle Monae delivered a performance that won't soon be…

From Social Action Campaigns to ‘Antebellum’: Meet Hollywood’s Power Directing Duo

Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz, whose new Janelle Monae-starring film was inspired by an actual nightmare, had to first get by the DGA to be credited as a directing…

Janelle Monae Recalls Bittersweet Last Dance With Chadwick Boseman at Oscars Party

Janelle Monáe touchingly recounted the first and last time she and Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman danced, as well as the hopeful and encouraging spirit he brought to their interactions.&nbsp…

‘Antebellum’: Film Review

Janelle Monáe plays a dual role as a sexually abused slave and a present-day writer in Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz's horror thriller, 'Antebellum.'

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Janelle Monáe (‘Homecoming’)

Janelle Monáe discusses the killing of George Floyd, stepping away from her alter ego after coming out as pansexual and, with her new TV show, maturing as a thespian.

Carson Kressley, Janelle Monáe, Billy Porter and More Help Celebrate NYC Virtual Pride Parade

There were protests, rainbow flags and performances — it was LGBTQ Pride, after all. But what was normally an outpouring on the streets of New York City looked a little different this year, thanks to…

“I’m Not Settling for Lip Service”: Janelle Monae, Jennifer Aniston, Zendaya, Reese Witherspoon, Helena Bonham Carter, Rose Byrne and the Drama Actress Roundtable

In The Hollywood Reporter's Drama Actress Roundtable, Zendaya, Jennifer Anniston, Janelle Monae, Helena Bonham Carter, Rose Byrne and Reese Witherspoon also get real about everything from dismantling…

Michelle Obama, DJ Khaled and More Celebrate Class of 2020 in MTV ‘Prom-athon’

High school students are unable to attend traditional proms amid the pandemic, so MTV hosted a virtual dance event with performances from DJ Khaled, Janelle Monae and more.