Universal Options Kenya-Set Thriller ‘City of Saints & Thieves’ for Will Packer & Kerry Washington to Produce

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Described as “‘The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo’ meets ‘Gone Girl’” (Amazon), author Natalie C. Anderson’s Kenya-set murder mystery “City of Saints & Thieves” has been optioned by Universal Pictures for Will Packer’s Will Packer Productions and Kerry Washington’s Simpson… Continue Reading

Watch 2 Clips from Jordan Peele’s Speculative Thriller ‘Get Out’ (Opens Feb. 24)

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Jordan Peele’s (of “Key & Peele” fame) feature directorial debut, “Get Out” – a “speculative thriller” from Blumhouse Productions – will be released by Universal Pictures on Friday, February 24, 2017. British actor Daniel Kaluuya and “Girls” co-star Allison Williams, star in the movie that follows… Continue Reading

New Poster: Jordan Peele’s Speculative Thriller ‘Get Out’ (Opens Feb. 24)

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Jordan Peele’s (of “Key & Peele” fame) feature directorial debut, “Get Out” – a “speculative thriller” from Blumhouse Productions – will be released by Universal Pictures on Friday, February 24, 2017. British actor Daniel Kaluuya and “Girls” co-star Allison Williams, star in the movie that follows… Continue Reading

February 2018 Will Be a Big Month for Black Heroes on the Big Screen: Black Panther + Jake Pentecost

John Boyega on set filming "Pacific Rim: Uprising" | Photo by Mau

I am Pentecost 2018#PacificRimUprising pic.twitter.com/36BEwIVRVD — John Boyega (@JohnBoyega) February 7, 2017 John Boyega shared the above tweet and photo late last night. The young actor leads Legendary Pictures’ upcoming sequel to “Pacific Rim,” which Steven S. DeKnight is directing.… Continue Reading