‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Combines Black Lives Matter Themes with the Evolving Time Loop Genre

‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Combines Black Lives Matter Themes with the Evolving Time Loop Genre Photo: ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson'/Wolfe Releasing Diabolus Ex Machina Ali LeRoi’s ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ has a tightrope walk of a premise. Tunde, a gay African American teenager, is ...

Wolfe Releasing Acquires TIFF Drama ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’

Wolfe Releasing Acquires TIFF Drama ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Wolfe Releasing has picked up the North American distribution rights to The Obituary of Tunde Johnson, the drama that premiered at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival and will get a ...

Wolfe Releasing Acquires Supernatural Drama ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’

Wolfe Releasing Acquires Supernatural Drama ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Wolfe Releasing has acquired the North American rights to The Obituary of Tunde Johnson, setting a day-and-date release for Feb. 26. Everybody Hates Chris co-creator Ali LeRoi made his feature ...

Michael B Jordan’s Social Justice Now Film Festival Reveals Inaugural Lineup With ‘Us Kids,’ ’40 Years a Prisoner’

Michael B Jordan’s Social Justice Now Film Festival Reveals Inaugural Lineup With ‘Us Kids,’ ’40 Years a Prisoner’ The Social Justice Now Film Festival, which is launching this year with the support of co-ambassadors Michael B. Jordan and Black Lives Matter co-founder Opal Tometi, has on Monday unveiled its ...

Inside Out LGBT Film Festival To Feature ‘The Boys In The Band’, ‘The Obituary Of Tunde Johnson’, ‘Cowboys’ And More For Virtual Edition

Inside Out LGBT Film Festival To Feature ‘The Boys In The Band’, ‘The Obituary Of Tunde Johnson’, ‘Cowboys’ And More For Virtual Edition The 30th annual Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival has revealed its lineup for this year’s virtual edition which will also include drive-in and special events as it showcases 150 films and Nine ...

‘13 Reasons Why’ Actor Steven Silver Signs With A3 Artists Agency; APA Inks ‘Dead Girls Detective Agency’s Gia Mantegna

‘13 Reasons Why’ Actor Steven Silver Signs With A3 Artists Agency; APA Inks ‘Dead Girls Detective Agency’s Gia Mantegna Steven Silver has signed with A3 Artists Agency for representation. Silver, known for his role as Marcus Cole on Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why, most recently was seen at the 2019 Toronto International Film ...

Outfest Los Angeles Sets ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’, ‘Monsoon’, ‘Two Eyes’ And More For Virtual LGBTQ Film Fest

Outfest Los Angeles Sets ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’, ‘Monsoon’, ‘Two Eyes’ And More For Virtual LGBTQ Film Fest Outfest Los Angeles is going virtual this year and they have unveiled their stacked lineup for the 11-day festival which kicks off August 20. The LGBTQ film fest fest will include over 160 films with ...

Film News in Brief: Outfest Launching Drive-in Showings With ‘The Nowhere Inn’

Film News in Brief: Outfest Launching Drive-in Showings With ‘The Nowhere Inn’ Monday, Aug. 10 Drive-in Screenings Scheduled for Outfest Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival will hold drive-in screenings at the Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, launching with the Los Angeles ...

Sanjay Sharma’s Marginal Mediaworks Sets South Asian Rom-Com ‘Rearranged’ From Zarna Garg

Exclusive: Marginal Mediaworks CEO and founder Sanjay Sharma is collaborating with Attic Light Films’ Milan Chakraborty (executive producer of the comedy Plus One) to produce the coming-of-age ...

Tyler Perry’s Peachtree & Vine, Marginal Mediaworks Set Deep South Thriller ‘Whitney’ At Paramount Players

Tyler Perry’s Peachtree & Vine, Marginal Mediaworks Set Deep South Thriller ‘Whitney’ At Paramount Players Exclusive: Peachtree & Vine, the newly formed production company from Tyler Perry and former Lionsgate marketing executive Tim Palen, has teamed with Sanjay Sharma’s Marginal Mediaworks to produce its ...

New Hollywood Podcast: ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Filmmakers and Star Talk The Importance Of Nuanced Black Lgbtq Narratives – Toronto

New Hollywood Podcast: ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Filmmakers and Star Talk The Importance Of Nuanced Black Lgbtq Narratives – Toronto A hybrid of Groundhog Day, Russian Doll, The Hate U Give and Moonlight, The Obituary of Tunde Johnson made its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival — and the filmmakers and ...

Toronto Film Review: ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’

Toronto Film Review: ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Eighteen-year-old Tunde Johnson (Steven Silver) isn’t consciously able to explain why he wakes up gasping every day. Every day is the same day, May 28, and every night, he’s murdered by the cops and ...

Cal State Northridge Student Wins Million Dollar Screenplay Competition (Exclusive)

Cal State Northridge Student Wins Million Dollar Screenplay Competition (Exclusive) Abdullah Alhendyani, a student at Cal State Northridge, has won the The Launch: Million Dollar Screenplay Competition. The contest, now in its second year, awarded the college student with a ...

‘Council Of Dads’: Michael O’Neill, Steven Silver, Emjay Anthony Join NBC Drama Pilot

‘Council Of Dads’: Michael O’Neill, Steven Silver, Emjay Anthony Join NBC Drama Pilot Michael O’Neill (Jack Ryan), Steven Silver (13 Reasons Why), Emjay Anthony (Chef) and Thalia Tran are set as series regulars opposite Sarah Wayne Callies and Clive Standen in Council of Dads, NBC’s ...

Mexican star Alessandra Rosaldo joins 'The Obituary Of Tunde Johnson' (exclusive)

Mexican star Alessandra Rosaldo joins 'The Obituary Of Tunde Johnson' (exclusive) Production underway in Los Angeles on queer prep school senior drama. Alessandra Rosaldo, the Mexican actor and former front woman of pop band Sentidos Opuestos, has joined the cast of Us production ...

‘13 Reasons Why’s Steven Silver, Nicola Peltz, Spencer Neville To Topline ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Indie

‘13 Reasons Why’s Steven Silver, Nicola Peltz, Spencer Neville To Topline ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Indie Exclusive: Steven Silver (13 Reasons Why), Nicola Peltz (Transformers: Age of Extinction), and Spencer Neville (Ozark) are set to star in The Obituary of Tunde Johnson, with production slated to ...

Ali LeRoi To Helm ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Drama

Ali LeRoi To Helm ‘The Obituary of Tunde Johnson’ Drama Exclusive: Ali LeRoi, the co-creator and executive producer of Everybody Hates Chris and the Are We There Yet? series, has signed on to direct The Obituary of Tunde Johnson, an indie drama written by ...