Photo: Pitchfork John Singleton, an iconic filmmaker who has directed classics such as Boyz n the Hood, Baby Boy, Poetic Justice, Higher Learning, and more passed away Monday at the age of 51 following a major stroke that left him hospitalized in a coma on April 17. In 1992, Singleton made history
Atlanta is steadily on the rise as becoming the hub for all things film and entertainment. Critically acclaimed movies and shows such as Black Panther and the FX series show, “Atlanta,” helped draw in business, movie directors, actors, and creatives. Companies such as Seed & Spark is no exception. Founded by
Spike Lee’s critically acclaimed film, BlacKkKlansman hit theaters Friday, Aug.10. BlacKkKlansman is based on the life of the first black detective in the Colorado Springs Police Department, Ron Stallworth. Stallworth infiltrated the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan and even became the leader of the local chapter. The film illustrates Stallworth
Photo: The Polytechnic Get Out has rightfully received several major Oscar nominations. The film was nominated for Best Picture, Best Lead Actor for Daniel Kaluuya, Best Director for Jordan Peele, and Best Original Screenplay. Get Out receiving multiple Oscar nominations is exciting since the film was snubbed at the 75th annual Golden Globes.
Photo: Gary/Chicago Crusader Taraji P. Henson is set to star in an upcoming film based on Emmett Till. Till a 14-year-old African-American teenager from Chicago was kidnapped and brutally murdered by two white men in Mississippi in 1955. The 47-year-old actress will play Till's mother, Mamie Till-Mobley. She decided to have her