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Kerry Washington, Catherine O’Hara, Lena Waithe, Kelly Clarkson Among 2021 Gracie Awards Honorees (Exclusive)

Kerry Washington, Catherine O’Hara, Lena Waithe and Kelly Clarkson are among the women who will be honored by the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation at its 46th Annual Gracie Awards. The event…

Netflix’s ‘Master of None’ Season 3: TV Review

Lena Waithe stars — and Aziz Ansari cameos — in the third season of the romantic dramedy, which returns after a four-year break.

Tribeca Festival to Honor Stacey Abrams as Part of Juneteenth Celebration

The 2021 Tribeca Festival has revealed more information about its Juneteenth programming lineup, celebrating Black stories and storytellers throughout the New York event running from June 9 to

‘Them’: TV Review

Amazon's anthology series exploring terror in America kicks off with a season about a Black family that moves into a white neighborhood in 1950s Los Angeles.

Hollywood Insiders Sign Letter in Support of Transgender Women, Girls: “We All Must Fight”

The letter rallies for the community which is under attack by a wave of legislation across the United States.

Daveed Diggs, Lena Waithe to Narrate ‘Black Imagination’ Audiobook Production

Natasha Marin’s curated collection includes short stories, testimonies, and poetry from over 36 individuals across the Black community.

Hollywood’s 50 Most Powerful TV Showrunners of 2020

From the dreaded "Zoom room" to hermetically sealed sets, the influential creators on The Hollywood Reporter's annual rundown — including Michaela Coel, Daniel Levy…

MGM, Lena Waithe Team on Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic

A new Sammy Davis Jr. biopic is in the works at MGM and Lena Waithe's Hillman Grad banner.

Emmys: Issa Rae, America Ferrera, Lena Waithe Set to Appear During 2020 Ceremony

Anthony Anderson, America Ferrera, Issa Rae, Gabrielle Union, J.J. Watt, Lena Waithe, Oprah Winfrey, Jason Bateman, Sterling K. Brown, Laverne Cox, Sesame Street’s Count Von Count, Morgan Freeman…

‘Forty-Year-Old-Version’ Trailer: Radha Blank’s Playwright Makes Leap to Rapper in Lena Waithe-Produced Comedy

Shot in black and white 35mm, Blank's directorial debut initially premiered at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, where she won the U.S Dramatic Competition Directing Award, and is set to hit Netflix…

Lena Waithe Developing Open-Marriage Drama at Amazon (Exclusive)

Lena Waithe developing a series about open relationships at Amazon Studios, the latest project at the streamer where she'll soon debut anthology 'Them.'

Lena Waithe on Hollywood Lessons Learned and Lifting Up Long-Ignored Talent

While the 'Twenties' and 'The Chi' creator won a 2017 writing Emmy at the relatively young age of 33, The Hollywood Reporter's TV Producer of the Year has a lifelong mission bigger than awards…