Ava DuVernay

  • Birth Place: Long Beach, California, United States
  • Profession: Director, Screenwriter

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Asante Blackk, <em>When They See Us</em>

The Trailer for Ava DuVernay's Central Park Five Series When They See Us Is Deeply Unsettling

The official trailer for Ava DuVernay's limited series When They See Us has arrived, and fair warning, it will stay with you for a while. The gripping drama tackles the notorious case of five teenagers of color who were wrongfully accused of the rape… Read more

Cher and Nancy Pelosi, <em>VH1 Trailblazer Honors</em>
Cher to Present Nancy Pelosi with Award at VH1 Trailblazer Honors

The Speaker of the House is just one of the night's honorees

<em>When They See Us</em>
Watch the First Teaser for Ava DuVernay's Central Park Five Miniseries, When They See Us

The four-part drama will premiere on Netflix this spring

<p></p><p>Vera Farmiga, <em style="">Bates Motel</em></p>
Netflix's Central Park 5 Adds Vera Farmiga and More Familiar Faces

Ava DuVernay is packing her miniseries with stars

<p></p><p>Tom Selleck, <em style="">Magnum P.I.</em></p>
Magnum P.I. Is Returning to CBS

Plus a Scandal alum finds a new home!

Krysten Ritter, <em>Marvel's Jessica Jones</em>
15 Women Who Changed the Game in Hollywood

In front of AND behind the camera

Naturi Naughton, Omari Hardwick, Power
Power, Dear White People and More Nominated for NAACP Image Awards

The ceremony highlights black achievements in entertainment

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"Selma” director Ava DuVernay in the Toyota Green Room
01:40 — In this week’s edition of “Sounds of the Toyota Green Room,” Gayle King chats with “Selma” director Ava DuVernay. She also talks with Dr. Eric Topol a (more…)
Director Ava DuVernay Addresses Marvel Rumors: 'I've Gotten Several Calls'
01:20 — Ever since Marvel announced that Black Panther would be adapted for the big screen, rumors have been swirling about who will be tapped to direct. (more…)
Ava DuVernay on significance of August 28 in black history
03:39 — From Emmett Till's death to President Obama's acceptance of the Democratic presidential nomination, August 28 throughout the years has been a signific (more…)
Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling Share Behind-the-Scenes Photos as 'Wrinkle in Time' Wraps Filming
01:02 — Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling and Ava Duvernay say goodbye from set.
Rod Serling, <em>The Twilight Zone</em>

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