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Matthew A. Cherry

Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, Jeremy Lin, Naomi Osaka Shorts Have Qualified for Oscar Consideration (Exclusive)

The three Oscar categories that recognize films which run 40 minutes or shorter — best live-action short, best documentary short and best animated short — are often regarded as “minor,” but this year’s contenders for them will include some major names. On the heels of recent Academy Awards ceremonies at which Oscars for short films were […]

Matthew A. Cherry, Cartoon Network Studios Team for Musical Comedy

Cartoon Network Studios and Oscar winner Matthew A. Cherry are ready to dance. The Hair Love filmmaker will team with animator and director Chaz Bottoms to develop a series based on Bottoms’ dance-themed short Battu. The potential series centers on two teenage dancers in Chicago whose free spirits and individuality have made them outsiders in […]