Brian Tyree Henry on What ‘Atlanta’ Cast Learned From Sudden Fame: ‘You Can’t Make It Alone’ (Video)

Brian Tyree Henry on What ‘Atlanta’ Cast Learned From Sudden Fame: ‘You Can’t Make It Alone’ (Video) This story about Brian Tyree Henry first appeared in the Comedy/Drama/Actors issue of TheWrap’s Emmy magazine. It’s an eat-or-be-eaten world out there, but that doesn’t mean you have to navigate it ...

5 Hidden Indie Gems From This Year’s BAMcinemaFest

5 Hidden Indie Gems From This Year’s BAMcinemaFest This month’s BAMcinemaFest isn’t just for New York cinephiles. The annual Brooklyn festival routinely boasts a slate that includes some of the year’s best indie offerings from festivals earlier in the ...

Party Report: Inside The Chainsmokers’ First La ‘Homecoming’ Show Since 2016 (Photos)

The L.A.-based Chainsmokers finally returned for a homecoming show on Thursday night (June 14), their first since 2016, a lifetime ago for the award-winning, globe-trotting A-listers. After playing a ...

The Best Black American Films of the 21st Century, From ‘Straight Outta Compton’ to ‘Black Panther’

The Best Black American Films of the 21st Century, From ‘Straight Outta Compton’ to ‘Black Panther’ Black voices have always been essential to American cinema, but they’re especially potent this summer, with two exciting upcoming releases: Boots Riley’s “Sorry To Bother You” and Spike Lee’s ...

‘Atlanta’ Renewed for Season 3 at FX

‘Atlanta’ Renewed for Season 3 at FX “Atlanta” has been renewed for a third season at FX, the cable network announced Thursday. The half-hour comedy series created by Donald Glover was all but guaranteed a renewal, given the strong ...

Playback: Brett Haley on ‘Hearts Beat Loud’ and Wearing Inspirations on His Sleeve

Playback: Brett Haley on ‘Hearts Beat Loud’ and Wearing Inspirations on His Sleeve Welcome to “Playback,” a Variety / iHeartRadio podcast bringing you exclusive conversations with the talents behind many of today’s hottest films. Director Brett Haley has been Mr. Sundance lately, ...

The Black List, Lena Waithe and Eva Longoria Team With Macro to Promote TV Writers of Color

Macro, the black creator-focused production studio led by former Wme agent Charles King, announced on Wednesday it is launching a new initiative, The Macro Episodic Lab, designed to help discover and ...

Sundance Exec Katie Doering Joins Women-Centric Production Company Majority

Veteran Sundance Institute producer Katie Doering has joined the four-month-old production company Majority as executive producer. Majority, which has an all-women roster, announced Wednesday that ...

The Muppets get x-rated in red band trailer for The Happytime Murders

For those Adults who grew up watching The Muppets – be prepared to have your childhood memories ruined and be utterly scarred for life with the red band trailer for The Happytime Murders. Directed by ...

Tessa Thompson and Lakeith Stanfield star in new red band trailer for Sorry to Bother You

If the first trailer for Annapurna Pictures quirky and unique new film, Sorry to Bother You, wasn’t outrageous enough, the new red band trailer could certainly remedy that. Lakeith Stanfield ...

Hilariously Wild Red-Band Trailer For Lakeith Stanfield's Sorry To Bother You

I've got a wild new red-band trailer for a new comedy you've got to watch called Sorry To Bother You. This movie looks incredibly fun and very unique in the way it tells its story.  The film stars ...

Sorry To Bother You (2018) Red Band Movie Trailer: Armie Hammer Implores Lakeith Stanfield to Succeed

Sorry to Bother You Red Band Trailer The second movie trailer, a red band trailer, for Sorry to Bother You (2018) has been released by Annapurna Pictures. Sorry to Bother You‘s plot synopsis: “In an ...

New red band trailer for Sorry to Bother You starring Lakeith Stanfield and Tessa Thompson

Annapurna Pictures has released a new red band trailer for writer-director Boots Riley’s upcoming comedy drama Sorry to Bother You which stars Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Armie Hammer, Terry ...

‘Sorry to Bother You’ Red Band Trailer: Lakeith Stanfield and Tessa Thompson Sizzle in Summer’s Freshest Comedy

‘Sorry to Bother You’ Red Band Trailer: Lakeith Stanfield and Tessa Thompson Sizzle in Summer’s Freshest Comedy “Sorry to Bother You” has released an electrifying new Red Band trailer, and it’s easy to see why the comedy is one of the most hotly anticipated movies of the summer. Written and directed by hip hop ...

‘Sorry to Bother You’ Red-Band Trailer Puts on Its Best White Voice

After premiering at Sundance earlier this year and moving through the festival circuit, writer-director Boots Riley's surrealist sci-fi/comedy Sorry to Bother You will be arriving in theaters this ...

Cannes Film Review: Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’

Cannes Film Review: Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’ If D.W. Griffith’s “The Birth of a Nation” was “like writing history with lightning,” as Woodrow Wilson described it way back in 1915, then Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman” is the roll of thunder that was ...

Seattle International Film Festival Program Includes ‘The Bookshop,’ ‘Sorry to Bother You,’ ‘Blaze’

Seattle International Film Festival Program Includes ‘The Bookshop,’ ‘Sorry to Bother You,’ ‘Blaze’ The lineup for the 44th Seattle International Film Festival, the largest film gathering in the U.S., was announced on Wednesday, with 433 films set to screen. Among this year’s projects include Siff ...

BAMcinemaFest Announces 2018 Lineup, Including ‘Madeline’s Madeline’ and ‘Sorry to Bother You’

Bam has announced the lineup for the 10th annual BAMcinemaFest, which takes place June 20–July 1. The festival will open with Boots Riley’s “Sorry to Bother You” and end with Josephine Decker’s ...

Emmy spotlight: Lakeith Stanfield delivers ‘brilliant’ performance in ‘Atlanta’ horror story ‘Teddy Perkins’

Emmy spotlight: Lakeith Stanfield delivers ‘brilliant’ performance in ‘Atlanta’ horror story ‘Teddy Perkins’ “Atlanta” reached the halfway mark of its critically acclaimed second season on Thursday, April 5, with one of its most compelling, disturbing and Emmy worthy episodes. In “Teddy Perkins,” written by ...

Cinemaholics #60: Rampage Review

Not everyone’s going bananas for Rampage, the new arcade game-inspired monster flick starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. And it turns out the Cinemaholics are just as divided. Is it a fun action ...

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