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Jordan Peele
Jordan Peele Thanks Spike Lee After Winning Top Honor at Independent Spirit Awards

Mar 5, 2018 by WENN

Jordan Peele thanked Spike Lee for inspiring him to take up filmmaking, as he won the top honours at the Film Independent Spirit Awards.
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Get Out
Get Out Named Best Feature at 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards

Mar 5, 2018 by WENN

Get Out was the big winner at the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards on the beach in Santa Monica, California on Saturday, March 3, 2018.
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Billy Dee Williams
American Black Film Festival Honors Jordan Peele, Ava Duvernay & Billy Dee Williams

Feb 27, 2018 by WENN

Jordan Peele, Ava Duvernay and Billy Dee Williams went home victorious at the 2018 American Black Film Festival (ABFF) Honors.
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Director Jordan Peele on the set of Get Out
Jordan Peele Plotting Another Genre-bending Film

Feb 20, 2018 by WENN

Jodan Peele has confirmed he will start filming his next genre-bending movie later this year.
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The Shape of Water
Guillermo Del Toro's The Shape of Water Leads 2018 Oscars Nominations

Jan 23, 2018 by WENN

Guillermo Del Toro's The Shape of Water looks set to dominate at the 90th Academy Awards after landing 13 nominations on Tuesday.
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A Wrinkle in Time
Ava DuVernay Wins Entertainer of the Year at NAACP Image Awards

Jan 16, 2018 by WENN

Director Ava DuVernay was honored with the Entertainer of the Year prize at the NAACP Image Awards on Monday night.
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Mudbound
Mudbound Scores Top Honors From Black Film Critics Circle

Dec 19, 2017 by WENN

Mudbound has landed a string of top honors from the Black Film Critics Circle, including Best Film.
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Lady Bird
'Lady Bird' Wins Best Picture at New York Film Critics Circle Awards

Dec 1, 2017 by WENN

Greta Gerwig's directorial debut Lady Bird has landed two big prizes at the New York Film Critics Circle Awards.
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Get Out
Get Out Scores Multiple Wins at Gotham Awards

Nov 28, 2017 by WENN

Jordan Peele's directorial debut Get Out has received a big Oscars boost by winning three prizes at the 2017 Gotham Independent Film Awards on Monday.
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Get Out
Jordan Peele Unimpressed by Get Out's Inclusion in Comedy Category

Nov 16, 2017 by WENN

Jordan Peele is miffed that his horror flick Get Out has been classed as a comedy by the Golden Globes.
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Get Out
Get Out Leads Gotham Award Nominations

Oct 19, 2017 by WENN

Jordan Peele's hit film Get Out has been given a big Oscars boost after landing the most nominations for the 2017 Gotham Awards.
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Beauty and the Beast
'Beauty and the Beast' Enchants with Record North American Opening

Apr 4, 2017 by WENN

Disney's Beauty and the Beast has worked its magic over film fans to debut atop the North American box office with a record-breaking $170 million gross.
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John Boyega at the Star Wars The Force Awakens premiere
Boyega Slams Jackson Over Black British Actor Comments

Apr 4, 2017 by WENN

John Boyega has hit out at Samuel L. Jackson over his comments he made criticising the casting of British actors as African-Americans in movies.
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Tom Hiddleston and Brie Larson in Kong Skull Island
'Kong' Scares Up Monster Opening Weekend at Box Office

Apr 4, 2017 by WENN

Hollywood's new King Kong blockbuster has charged to the top of the North American box office with a monster $61 million opening weekend.
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Samuel L Jackson
Jackson Clarifies Black British Actor Comments

Apr 4, 2017 by WENN

Samuel L. Jackson has insisted he never intended to slam black British actors when he suggested that African-American actors should star in films set in the U.S.
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Jordan Peele on the set of Get Out
Peele: 'Racism Is the Real Monster'

Apr 4, 2017 by WENN

Comedy actor turned horror director Jordan Peele has described racism as an "American monster."
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Daniel Kaluuya and Allison Williams in Get Out
'Get Out' Kicks 'LEGO Batman' Off the Box Office No. 1

Apr 4, 2017 by WENN

Jordan Peele's horror film Get Out has scared up a treat at the North American box office, debuting at number one with $30.5 million.
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