Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

Questlove

Savannah Guthrie, Gayle King and Questlove Celebrate the Return of The Hollywood Reporter’s New York Party

Hoda Kotb, Chris Licht, Amber Ruffin and Maye Musk also made the scene at this year's celebration of the media elite, back at longtime venue The Pool, for the first time since 2019.

Webby Awards: Drew Barrymore, Adam Scott, Megan Thee Stallion Among Honorees

Roy Wood Jr. will host the 26th annual in-person event in New York City on May 16.

Questlove Says He Missed the Will Smith-Chris Rock Oscars Slap Because He Was Meditating

"When the commercial break happened, I was in my 'Mmmm.' So when I opened my eyes, I didn’t realize. ‘Why is everyone so quiet?'” the 'Summer of Soul' director and Oscar winner told late night host Jimmy Fallon.

Questlove on Mistaking Barack Obama for Postmates Driver: “I Had a Belly Laugh”

The director of Oscar-nominated 'Summer of Soul' shares one of his most surprising (and amusing) moments amid the doc's stellar run.

“I Realized It Was Now or Never”: Oscar-Nominated Documentary Directors on Their Filmmaking Challenges in THR’s ‘A Seat at the Table’

Jessica Kingdon ('Ascension'), Stanley Nelson ('Attica'), Jonas Poher Rasmussen ('Flee'), Rintu Thomas ('Writing with Fire') and Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson ('Summer of Soul') speak with THR's Rebecca Keegan about their Oscar-nominated films.

Spirit Awards: 9 Things the TV Cameras Missed

From Taylour Paige's missing stilettos and Peter Sarsgaard's deejay interlude in the press room to a veteran producer's search for "shitty chardonnay," The Hollywood Reporter recaps some can't-miss moments from Sunday's beachside show.

‘Descendant’: Film Review | Sundance 2022

Margaret Brown’s documentary delves into the history of the Clotilda, the last known slave ship to arrive in the U.S.

‘Drive My Car’ Named Best Picture by Toronto Film Critics Association

Olivia Colman and Jessie Buckley were among the acting award winners on Sunday as Maggie Gyllenhaal's 'The Lost Daughter' also dominated prize-giving by Toronto critics.

‘Summer of Soul’ Rerecording Mixer Paul Hsu on Why Questlove Was Right Director for Doc

“There are so few people who could have made this film in the way that he did,” Hsu tells THR.

“I Didn’t Want to Leave Any Stone Unturned”: Questlove, Todd Haynes, Liz Garbus and the THR Documentary Roundtable

Whether following Jacques  Cousteau into the sea or Julia  Child into the kitchen, these filmmakers — including Jimmy Chin, Robert Greene, Jonas Poher Rasmussen and Betsy West — faced unique challenges in making their award-contending films.

Dave Chappelle Gets Standing Ovation Amid Netflix Special Controversy: “If This Is What Being Canceled Is, I Love It”

After being called out for transphobic jokes in ‘The Closer,’ the comedian performed at the Hollywood Bowl in front of Brad Pitt, Tiffany Haddish and Stevie Wonder and dismissed the outcry: "F*** Twitter. This is real life."

Sundance Institute to Honor Filmmakers Siân Heder and Questlove With Vanguard Awards

The 'Coda' and 'Summer of Soul' directors will be feted during a free virtual celebration on Oct. 20.