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Shonda Rhimes Is Moving to Netflix

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Netflix Inc. signed a multiyear contract with Shonda Rhimes, poaching the creator of the hit TV series “Scandal” and “Grey’s Anatomy” from Walt Disney Co.’s ABC network. Rhimes will produce new series and other projects, the companies said in a statement. She will continue her existing work with ABC,...

Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o Will Star in a Netflix Movie Directed by Ava DuVernay

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Entertainment Weekly has confirmed that Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o will be co-starring in a movie directed by Ava DuVernay. Awkward Black Girl and Insecure’s Issa Rae is reportedly in talks to write the screenplay. According to multiple sources, Netflix has landed the Twitter-meme inspired project,...

Netflix’s Dear White People Has White People Boycotting Netflix

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Netflix’s new series “Dear White People,” based on the movie created by Justin Simien, has been accused of being “anti-white” and “racist,” after the release of its trailer and has white people saying they’re going to boycott. Some white people found the trailer offensive and...

‘Chewing Gum’ Creator Michaela Coel’s Photo Spread For Stylist Magazine Is Everything And More

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Award-winning Actress and Playwright Michaela Coel exploded onto the scene when her critically acclaimed UK television show Chewing Gum, became available to the rest of us via Netflix. (The official UK debut took place two years ago). Her stock has been steadily rising ever since....

Netflix Announces Three New Dave Chappelle Specials

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Need additional reasons to send 2016 packing? Netflix announced today that it will be releasing three new comedy specials from Dave Chappelle, his first in over 12 long years. “Dave Chappelle is a legendary voice in comedy — searing, vital, and now more than ever,...

Watch The Trailer For Ava DuVernay’s Mass Incarceration Netflix Doc “13th”

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Queen Sugar Director Ava DuVernay is entering the documentary game with her latest project, Netflix original movie, 13th. The film takes an in depth look at the interlinked history of racism and mass incarceration in the United States. The title refers to the 13th amendment...