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Interview: Nate Parker Talks 'Non-Stop,' Working with Lupita Nyong'o, and Being Versatile as an Actor

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • February 27, 2014 5:03 PM
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At a recent preview screening of the film, Nate Parker and director Jaume Collet-Serra spoke about making the movie, and Parker gave insight into what else is on the horizon for his career.

Reelblack Presents Philadelphia Premiere of 'They Die By Dawn'

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • February 24, 2014 7:23 PM
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Jeymes Samuel's star studded 51-minute film based on the true lives of African American cowboys is headed to Philadelphia.

Watch Lupita Nyong’o, Nate Parker, Corey Hawkins In Clips From Liam Neeson Thriller, Non-Stop

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 14, 2014 3:40 PM
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Watch Lupita Nyong’o, Nate Parker, Corey Hawkins In Clips From Liam Neeson Thriller, Non-Stop

BET Networks Partners w/ Relativity Media To Produce Gina Prince-Bythewood's 'Blackbird'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2013 4:33 PM
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I've said it before, and I'll say it again: despite all the criticism the network has faced and continues to be on the receiving end of, I can't help but be encouraged by BET's recent aggressive moves within the original content creation space.

Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Nate Parker, Danny Glover Set For Gina Prince-Bythewood's 'Blackbird'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 15, 2013 6:50 PM
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An update to my July 9 post, which fills in some holes, providing added information I didn't have at the time.

Nate Parker Takes Control w/ 'Lord Of The Flies'-esque Survival Thriller 'Eden'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 27, 2013 2:52 PM
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Intriguing-looking project here from Nate Parker, which looks like it gives him an opportunity to flex his abilities, in ways we haven't quite seen yet, based on the trailer below. And that's a good thing!

Lupita Nyong’o Joins Nate Parker, Liam Neeson In Airplane Terrorist Thriller 'Non-Stop'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 19, 2012 12:17 PM
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She recently wrapped filming on Steve McQueen's Twelve Years A Slave, playing Patsey, the pivotal role of a slave who's both the object of affection and cruelty of Master Epps, the character played by Michael Fassbender.

No 'Red Hook Summer' Reunion; Nate Parker Is Out Of Spike Lee's 'Oldboy' (Scheduling Conflict)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 16, 2012 3:46 PM
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Nate Parker Will Help Liam Neeson Take Down A Terrorist On A Plane In Thriller 'Non-Stop'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 5, 2012 3:52 PM
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Nate Parker continues to stack up the projects; good for him! He's an actor I think many would love to see a lot more of on screen, especially in more prominent roles.

Nate Parker Joins Cast Of Indie Drama 'Ain’t Them Bodies Saints'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 12, 2012 4:44 PM
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Nate Parker has signed up to join the cast for the indie drama Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, which already stars Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara, and Ben Foster.