Barry Jenkins is giving voice to an important narrative with his Amazon series The Underground Railroad. Based on Colson Whitehead's Pulitzer Prize-winning book of the same name, Jenkins believes his series captures more than just the trauma of those who wanted freedom, it allows for a... Read More.
Barry Jenkins knew he signed up for a massive undertaking to produce and direct an adaptation of Colson Whitehead's Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The Underground Railroad. "There was a hesitation in taking the project on because of the images itself," Jenkins tells ABC Audio. "I was very, very cautious because I knew... Read More.
(SANTA ROSA, Calif.) -- The former Northern California home of an expert police use-of-force witness who testified last week for the defense in the Derek Chauvin murder trial was targeted over the weekend by vandals, police said. Police in Santa Rosa, California, said the vandalism... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- A new Lion King film is in the works, Disney sources have confirmed to Good Morning America. The sources added that Barry Jenkins, who won a best picture Oscar in 2018 for Moonlight, is set to direct the... Read More.