‘Selma’ Scene Filmed on Bridge Named for KKK Leader
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‘Selma’ Scene Filmed on Bridge Named for KKK Leader

  (CBS News) – The director of the new movie celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.…

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‘Selma’ Star Supports Cumberbatch Over “Colored” Comment
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‘Selma’ Star Supports Cumberbatch Over “Colored” Comment

NICKI FINLAY, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — “Selma” star David Oyelowo has voiced his support…

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Diversity at Sundance Doesn’t Carry Over to Hollywood
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Diversity at Sundance Doesn’t Carry Over to Hollywood

SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — One of the most buzzed-about…

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John Lewis Tells His Truth About ‘Selma’
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John Lewis Tells His Truth About ‘Selma’

The Biggest Problem with ‘Selma’ Has Nothing to Do with LBJ or the Oscars
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The Biggest Problem with ‘Selma’ Has Nothing to Do with LBJ or the Oscars

  (The Washington Post) – “Selma” delivers a powerful dramatization of the bloody civil rights march in Alabama that led to the passage…

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Selma Civil Rights March Still Vivid for US Rep John Lewis
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Selma Civil Rights March Still Vivid for US Rep John Lewis

ALEX SANZ, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Forty-nine years after John Lewis and fellow marchers…

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Producers Guild Announces Awards Nominees, Snubs ‘Selma’
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Producers Guild Announces Awards Nominees, Snubs ‘Selma’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Producers Guild of America has announced the nominees for its…

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Movie Review: ‘Selma’
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Movie Review: ‘Selma’

  By Dwight Brown NNPA Film Critic R.I.P. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Your story…

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Ava DuVernay Responds to LBJ Aide’s Criticisms of ‘Selma’
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Ava DuVernay Responds to LBJ Aide’s Criticisms of ‘Selma’

  (Entertainment Weekly) – In the wake of criticisms of Selma’s characterization of President Lyndon B. Johnson,…

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‘Dear White People’s Tessa Thompson Lands ‘Creed’ Lead
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‘Dear White People’s Tessa Thompson Lands ‘Creed’ Lead

  (Deadline) – MGM’s Rocky spinoff Creed has found its female lead in Tessa Thompson, the actress who broke out…

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