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Nat Turner's Slave Rebellion Happened Today - Past and Upcoming Films on the Historical Event

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 21, 2014 11:07 AM
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Maybe the most promising project that we know is definitely currently in development is the one Nate Parker is working on.

Watch New Full-Length Trailer for Gina Prince-Bythewood's 'Beyond the Lights' (Gugu Mbatha-Raw & Nate Parker Star)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 7, 2014 6:55 PM
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This will be Bythewood's first feature film directorial effort since 2008's 'The Secret Life of Bees.'

Gugu Mbatha-Raw & Nate Parker Spice Up the First Poster for Gina Prince-Bythewood's 'Beyond the Lights'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 1, 2014 6:35 PM
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This will be Bythewood's first feature film directorial effort since 2008's 'The Secret Life of Bees.'

First Trailer for Gina Prince-Bythewood's 'Beyond the Lights' Debuts (Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Nate Parker Star)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 27, 2014 12:32 AM
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BET networks partnered with Relativity Media to produce and distribute the film.

Amid Competition, Gina Prince-Bythewood's 'Blackbird' Gets a New Title

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 16, 2014 10:40 AM
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BET networks partnered with Relativity Media to produce and distribute the film.

Will A Scripted Feature Film Based On Nat Turner's Story Ever Be Made? Nate Parker Thinks So! He's Working On One

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 23, 2014 4:08 PM
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Will A Scripted Feature Film Based On Nat Turner's Story Ever Be Made? Nate Parker Thinks So!

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.