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 I... Read More.
Filmmaker Ava DuVernay paid tribute to actress Suzzanne Douglas, who passed away Tuesday at age 64. The two worked together on Netflix's When They See Us, in which Douglas played Grace Cuffee. "Suzzanne Douglas was a quiet, elegant force as we made When They See Us," DuVernay wrote on Instagram,... Read More.