Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson admits he was "in panic mode" when he decided to put out his directorial debut Summer of Soul, a documentary-film which chronicles the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival. "I called Ava [DuVernay] up a lot," Thompson reveals to ABC Audio. "Just to get names.. and know, "[Who] should... Read More.
Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson says he hopes "to correct history" with his directorial debut Summer of Soul. The documentary, which chronicles the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival, follows the series of concerts that took place at Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem over the course of several weekends. Questlove tells ABC Audio... Read More.
Trevante Rhodes has been cast as Mike Tyson in the forthcoming Hulu series Iron Mike, Variety has learned. Rhodes will also serve as an executive producer on the eight-episode series, which is said to "explore the wild, tragic and controversial life and career" of the former heavyweight... Read More.
Tonight, ABC News is marking the one-year anniversary of George Floyd’s death with the special After Floyd: The Year that Shook the World – A Soul of a Nation Special. The one-hour special will be hosted from Minneapolis by daytime talk show host... Read More.
Soul won Best Original Score at Sunday's Oscars. Nine Inch Nails duo Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross wrote original music for the Disney/Pixar film, as did The Late Show bandleader Jon Batiste. All three artists were on-hand to accept the award, though Batiste took on... Read More.
Soul won the Best Animated Feature award during Sunday's Oscars. The film is the 11th Pixar movie to win Best Animated Feature. Director Pete Doctor and producer Dana Murray accepted the prize, thanking music and art teachers for helping to inspire Soul's story about a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- NBA legend Scottie Pippen announced on Monday the sudden death of his son, Antron. He was 33. Pippen, who played for the Chicago Bulls, shared a series of photos of his eldest child on Instagram and penned an emotional tribute to his... Read More.