Sunday, September 15, 2019

Tag: The Birth of a Nation

Nate Parker Returns, Reportedly Lands New Digital...

Auditions for Nate Parker's new short form digital series have begun, making it his first new project since resurfaced rape allegations sabotaged his directorial debut...

UCLA’s Popular ‘Get Out’-Inspired Class Now Available...

Thanks to its huge popularity, a UCLA course on Black horror has become a 7-class course available online. Launched in Fall 2017, novelist and...

Movie Goer Exposes Delaware Theater for Falsely...

Last week, a Black movie goer live streams himself being told theaters playing the "Birth of a Nation" was sold out in Wilmington, Delaware....

Understanding the Timing of Nate Parker’s Rape...

The release of filmmaker Nate Parker's "The Birth of a Nation" has brought up a dark part of his past. The scandal is now...

Nearly 200 Years Later, Nat Turner’s Skull...

In the wake of Fox Searchlight's highly anticipated release of The Birth of Nation, the incredible story of Nat Turner's slave revolt — and...

Nate Parker Reveals Black Directors Wanted Him...

On the Oct. 6 edition of "The Breakfast Club" radio show, "The Birth of a Nation" actor and director Nate Parker talks about the...

Steve Harvey Makes Bold Statement About Media’s...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNjPvyEoGXU Steve Harvey believes the media is being "unfair" to Nate Parker. While speaking to Parker on his talk show Wednesday, Harvey expressed disagreement over journalists' coverage of...

Nate Parker Reacts to Pressure to Apologize...

https://twitter.com/GMA/status/782918043336904705 On the Oct. 3 edition of ABC's "Good Morning America," co-host Robin Roberts continues to press director Nate Parker about his past rape case...

Gabrielle Union Has a Message for Celebrities...

In a Sept. 23 interview with Black Tree TV, actress Gabrielle Union talks about the importance of Black entertainers using their platform to fight...

Nate Parker Explains Why People Should See...

In a Sept. 16 interview with Global Grind, director and actor Nate Parker says that the story of Nat Turner is bigger than his...

Nate Parker’s ‘Birth of a Nation’ Earns...

The screening of Nate Parker's The Birth of a Nation earned a standing ovation at the Toronto International Film Festival Sept. 9. It marked director, star and...

Gabrielle Union ‘Confused’ Over Nate Parker’s Rape...

One of the stars of "The Birth of a Nation" is voicing her thoughts on the lead actor's resurfaced troubles. Gabrielle Union, a rape survivor, wrote...

Motion Picture Academy President on ‘Birth of...

There has been harsh fallout over Nate Parker's 1999 rape trial resurgence. But five individuals have voiced support for his film, "The Birth of...

Nate Parker Addresses Rape Trial Again in...

Nate Parker spoke out about the 17-year-old rape trial again, this time on his Facebook page. In a lengthy post written Tuesday night, the star...

First Full Trailer for Nate Parker’s ‘The...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=ezWiUTXB11A Actor, writer and director Nate Parker made headlines with his record-crushing Sundance film, The Birth of a Nation. Now, the film's first official teaser...

Nate Parker Launches Film School at Texas...

The Birth of a Nation star and director Nate Parker has launched a new film school at east Texas-based HBCU Wiley College. Officials at...

Nate Parker’s ‘Birth of a Nation’ Set...

Actor, writer and director Nate Parker's The Birth of a Nation will be widely released on Oct. 7. Atlanta Black Star reported that Fox Searchlight,...

‘The Birth of a Nation’ Breaks Records...

Actor, writer and director Nate Parker has made a lasting impression with his film The Birth of a Nation when it premiered at the Sundance Film...