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‘Passing’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

Tessa Thompson and Ruth Negga play light-skinned Black women in 1920s New York, navigating the "color line" in different ways in Rebecca Hall's adaptation of the Harlem Renaissance novel.

Tessa Thompson and Ruth Negga’s Racial-Identity Movie ‘Passing’ and Why Rebecca Hall Was the “Perfect Person” to Direct

When the helmer was seeking financing for her directorial debut, producers worried that she wasn't the right person to adapt the novel about a Black woman who "passes"…

‘Hamlet’: Theater Review

Ruth Negga makes her American stage debut as the grieving Danish prince in director Yaël Farber's moody take on 'Hamlet,' Shakespeare's timeless tragedy about one man pushing back against corrupt…

The 20 Most-Anticipated New York Theater Productions of Early 2020

Armie Hammer, Laura Linney, Ruth Negga, Bobby Cannavale, Rose Byrne, Dan Stevens and Patti LuPone are among stars making first-quarter stage appearances on and off-Broadway.

The Best New York Theater of 2019

The Hollywood Reporter chief theater critic's top 10 includes formally inventive reflections on racial identity, illuminating revivals that found new shadings in familiar works, a peerless solo show…

Louis Vuitton, Miu Miu Close Paris Fashion Week With Inclusive Statements

Balenciaga, Mugler and Off-White also celebrated age, race and identity on their runways.

‘Ad Astra’: Film Review | Venice 2019

Brad Pitt toplines 'Ad Astra,' director James Gray's first foray into science fiction, playing an astronaut who travels to the far reaches of the solar system in search of his long-lost father.

Ruth Negga to Make American Stage Debut in Title Role of ‘Hamlet’

On the heels of Glenda Jackson's 'King Lear,' another unconventional, gender-blurring take on a Shakespeare classic is headed to a New York stage: Ruth Negga will make her American theatrical debut…

Brad Pitt Careens Through Space in ‘Ad Astra’ Trailer

In the first trailer for James Gray's sci-fi drama 'Ad Astra,' Brad Pitt is an astronaut sent to the outer regions of the solar system to find his missing father (Tommy Lee Jones) and solve a mystery…

Tessa Thompson, Ruth Negga to Star in Rebecca Hall’s ‘Passing’

Tessa Thompson and Ruth Negga will star in race drama 'Passing,' the directorial debut for Rebecca Hall.

Jamie Kennedy Joins James Gray’s ‘Ad Astra’ (Exclusive)

The sci-fi epic will also star Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Donald Sutherland and Ruth Negga.

Donald Sutherland Joins James Gray’s ‘Ad Astra’ (Exclusive)

The sci-fi epic will also star Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones and Ruth Negga.