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ABC Greenlights Miniseries Based On 'A Slave In The White House' w/ 'LUV' Team Adapting

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 1, 2013 6:24 PM
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Interview: 'LUV' Director Sheldon Candis Talks To S&A About Making the Film, Casting Common, More

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • August 7, 2013 2:30 PM
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2012 Sundance festival drama LUV follows 11-year-old Woody (Michael Rainey Jr.) as he spends a day with his troubled ex-convict Uncle Vincent (Common). As the film is set to make its world television broadcast premiere on BET tonight, August 7th at 9PM ET/PT with limited commercial interruption, director Sheldon Candis previously spoke with S&A about the process behind the film.

Tonight: Sheldon Candis' 'LUV' Makes World Television Premiere On BET

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 7, 2013 1:59 PM
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On the heels of the successful debut of BET Premiere Cinema's original movie, Being Mary Jane, the Network will air the world television broadcast premiere of Sheldon Candis' LUV, which stars Common, and introducing Michael Rainey Jr.

BET Announces World Television Premiere Of Sheldon Candis' 'LUV'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 29, 2013 5:41 PM
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On the heels of the successful debut of BET Premiere Cinema's original movie, Being Mary Jane, the Network has announced the world television broadcast premiere of Sheldon Candis' LUV, which stars Common and introducing Michael Rainey Jr.

New On DVD - Sheldon Candis' 'LUV' (Common, Michael Rainey Jr. Star)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 2, 2013 7:21 PM
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Sheldon Candis' feature film debut, LUV, which made its debut at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival in the dramatic competition section, stars Common and Michael Rainey Jr.

Review: What 'LUV' Says About Manhood, or the Lack Thereof... (Opens Today)

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • January 18, 2013 2:38 PM
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Writer/director Sheldon Candis’ first feature is a gutsy Baltimore drama centered on 11-year-old Woody (Michael Rainey Jr.), a fatherless youth who gets a lesson in the hard-knock life from his hustler Uncle Vincent (Common).

Watch Common Handle A Tense Situation In New Clip From 'LUV' (Opens January 18)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 28, 2012 10:35 AM
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Sheldon Candis' feature film debut, LUV, which made its debut at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival in the dramatic competition section, stars Common and Michael Rainey Jr.

'LUV' Director Sheldon Candis Talks to S&A About Making the Movie, Casting Common, and the True Story Behind the Film

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • November 26, 2012 2:43 PM
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2012 Sundance festival drama LUV follows 11-year-old Woody (Michael Rainey Jr.) as he spends a day with his troubled ex-convict Uncle Vincent (Common). As the film nears its January theatrical opening, director Sheldon Candis spoke with S&A about the process behind the film.  

Release Date For Sheldon Candis' 'LUV' Pushed To January 2013 (Common, Michael Rainey Jr)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 12, 2012 9:35 AM
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This was originally scheduled to open in the USA this weekend, November 9; but, as I just found out, it didn't. So I did a little digging, and eventually landed on the film's Facebook page to see a November 7th announcement that its release date is now set for January 18th, 2013.

First Trailer, Poster For Sheldon Candis' 'LUV' Surfaces (Common, Meagan Good, Danny Glover)

  • By Courtney
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  • September 6, 2012 2:33 PM
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Sheldon Candis' feature film debut, LUV, which stars Common and Michael Rainey Jr, will open in USA theaters on November 9, courtesy of Indomina Entertainment.