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'Antebellum' Starring Janelle Monáe Headed Straight To Video-On-Demand From Lionsgate

Due to the coronavirus pandemic shifting the film industry upside down, Shadow and Act has learned that Antebellum starring Janelle Monáe will bypass theaters and head straight to premium video-on-demand. The film will be released theatrically in select international markets.  It is the second major studio release to pivot, following the announcement that Mulan would hit Disney+ first...

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Lizzo Inks First Look Deal With Amazon To Develop TV Projects

Lizzo is getting into the television business! Shadow and Act has confirmed that the musician has just inked a first look deal at Amazon to develop projects for television that will premiere exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories. “I’m so excited to partner with the amazing team at Amazon,” said Lizzo. “Thank you to Jen Salke and the rest of the...

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Keke Palmer To Host 2020 MTV Video Music Awards

On the heels of the announcement of her joining The Proud Family revival series at Disney+, Keke Palmer has been tapped as the host of the 2020 Video Music Awards. The show will be held on Sunday, August 30. It will be the first live awards show since the start of the pandemic (the BET Awards were filmed earlier). In the announcement video, she pays homage to her Nickelodeon...

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WATCH: A24 Teases 'Zola' With Short Preview Of Taylour Paige And Riley Keough

We still don't know when A24's highly-anticipated Zola is coming out, but we do have a teaser now -- though it is very short. The teaser features Taylour Paige and Riley Keough in one of the film's opening scenes. Directed by Janicza Bravo, the film stars Paige, Keough, Colman Domingo and Nicholas Braun. The film first premiered at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. It is based on the...

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Keke Palmer Joins 'The Proud Family' Revival Series At Disney+

Disney+ has revealed that there will be at least one new character for the upcoming Disney+ The Proud Family revival series. Multihyphenate Keke Palmer has joined as Maya Leibowitz-Jenkins, described by Disney+ as a 14-year-old activist. There’s a new girl coming to town! Prepare to fall in love with 14-year-old activist Maya Leibowitz-Jenkins, voiced by @KekePalmer, from the...