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Amazon Studios Greenlights 'Hand of God' Pilot (Andre Royo, Emayatzy Corinealdi Co-Star)

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • April 12, 2014 6:00 PM
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Of interest to our readers, the studio has greenlit Hand of God, a one-hour drama pilot from Executive Producers Marc Forster, Ben Watkins, Ron Perlman, Brian Wilkins and Jeff King.

Watch 1920s-Inspired Short Film About Woman Scorned Starring Emayatzy Corinealdi (Short Shout!)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 22, 2014 4:14 PM
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Watch 1920s-Inspired Short Film About Woman Scorned Starring Emayatzy Corinealdi (Short Shout!)

Emayatzy Corinealdi & Tequan Richmond Are 2014 Pan African Film Fest 'Rising Stars' Honorees

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 27, 2013 6:45 PM
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2014 Pan African Film Fest Will Honor Emayatzy Corinealdi & Tequan Richmond w/ 'Rising Stars' Awards

Watch Ava DuVernay's Miu Miu-Commissioned Short 'The Door' (Gabrielle Union Stars)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 11, 2013 3:19 PM
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Launched in 2011, wome's high fashion brand, Miu Miu's Women’s Tales initiative is an ongoing series of commissioned short films directed by an international selection of women directors, telling stories about women.

A Look At Black Actresses Who Might Contend For The Best Actress Oscar + Some History

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 21, 2012 11:00 AM
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It's that time of the year, as prognosticators at every level start handicapping the Academy Awards, which are set to take place on February 24 (nominations will be announced on Januray 15, 2013).

One on One with Emayatzy Corinealdi of 'Middle of Nowhere'

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • September 26, 2012 7:45 PM
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In Ava DuVernay’s acclaimed drama Middle of Nowhere, Emayatzy Corinealdi plays Ruby, a woman whose life is thrown into chaos when her husband is sent to prison. Corinealdi recently spoke with S&A at Urbanworld Film Festival about her role in the film, and gave a glimpse of where she’s headed next.

Director Ava DuVernay To Speak At Spelman College Next Week

  • By Sergio
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  • September 19, 2012 10:17 AM
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How very lucky for Spelman students, and anyone in the Atlanta area, with today's announcement that Ava DuVernay, writer and director of the much-anticipated film Middle of Nowhere (opening next month), will be giving a lecture at Spelman College next Thursday, Sept 27th.