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.
(LOS ANGELES) -- While some Star Wars fans could have anticipated at least some of the upcoming projects that were announced as part of the Disney Investor Day presentation Thursday, a major surprise was a movie called Rogue Squadron. Wonder Woman's Patty Jenkins has been tapped... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- On Thursday, The Walt Disney Company held a virtual streaming event called Investor Day 2020, during which it announced that nine new Star Wars series will debut on Disney+, which is now more than 86 million subscribers strong. Disney... 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.