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The Agent Stacey Abrams, Malala Yousafzai and More Call on to Break Through in Hollywood

In 2004, Darnell Strom was seated in the wings of a Boston arena for the Democratic National Convention, watching an Illinois state senator named Barack Obama give the evening’s keynote address

“It’s Like a Monster Movie”: ‘THR Presents’ Q&A With ‘All In’ Directors Lisa Cortes and Liz Garbus on Voter Suppression

Like the tides, the right to vote has ebbed and flowed dating back to Reconstruction in the wake of the Civil War. Stacey Abrams — one of the Democratic party’s brightest stars who was key in…

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

Stacey Abrams’ Legal Thriller Sells for TV Adaptation After Bidding War

Stacey Abrams has sold her new political thriller, While Justice Sleeps, for a television adaptation. The Georgia politician and author’s novel was picked up after a bidding war by…

Stacey Abrams on Georgia Voting Controversy: “Boycotts Work Best When the Target is Responsive”

The wide-ranging discussion, hosted by Chapman University and Glamour magazine, featured talk of bullying, cancel culture, the Andrew Cuomo scandal and how much real change is happening in Hollywood.

NAACP Image Awards: Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis Win for ‘Ma Rainey’ as Eddie Murphy, Stacey Abrams Honored

'Bad Boys for Life' won best motion picture and D-Nice won Entertainer of the Year as LeBron James was also honored during the Anthony Anderson-hosted live show and Issa Rae and 'Bridgerton's'…

Oscars Snubs: ‘Da 5 Bloods,’ Stacey Abrams Doc Among High-Profile Hopefuls Not Nominated in Major Categories

Well-regarded films that failed to score a single nomination include 'Never Rarely Sometimes Always,' 'Malcolm & Marie,' 'Palm Springs' and 'First Cow.'

Former Presidents Obama, Clinton Could Tip Scales in Doc Oscar Race

The 586 members of the Academy's documentary branch are being lobbied by some heavy hitters as they weigh which of 15 shortlisted doc features deserve to make their list of five Oscar nominees.

Stacey Abrams Receives PGA Mark, Is Oscar-Eligible for ‘All In: The Fight for Democracy’ (Exclusive)

The news, which comes just days before the start of Oscar nomination voting, could make Academy members more inclined to back the film about voter suppression.

Documentary Roundtable: Producers Stacey Abrams, Kerry Washington and More Talk Big Tech’s Hold on Distribution and Fighting the “Fake News” Label

Six of the season's most compelling documentarians — including Kerry Washington, Stacey Abrams, Amy Ziering, Jesse Moss, Jim LeBrecht and Garrett Bradley — discuss Big…

Justin Timberlake, John Legend Perform at Rock the Runoff to Raise Funds for Stacey Abrams Voting Org

In support of voting rights organization Fair Fight, Kerry Washington hosted a virtual Rock the Runoff concert on Thursday with performances from John Legend, Justin Timberlake and more.

Stacey Abrams Says an “Orange Menace of Putrescence” Will No Longer Occupy White House

Joining Stephen Colbert on 'The Late Show' on Monday night, former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams discussed the election and reacted to the praise she's received for her work in…