READ: On The Progress and Pain of 'Racial Justice Cinema'
Reggie Ugwu reflects on critically acclaimed movies that center police violence, White supremacy and other racial justice issues for The New York Times.
Watch 'The Hate U Give' Take On 'The Talk'
A teaser for the upcoming screen adaptation of Angie Thomas’ Black Lives Matter-inspired book features Russell Hornsby teaching his character’s young children about the dangers of police violence.
Amandla Stenberg On Integrating Activism Into Her Career
The 19-year-old actress says an urgent need to challenge White supremacist structures powers her path through the entertainment industry.
'The Hate U Give' Illustrator Disappointed With Movie For Casting Light-Skinned Actress
“I was hoping it would be a very Brown-skinned actress, because there’s so little opportunities in these big movies for darker-skinned actresses. I can’t fudge. That’s how I felt.”
'The Hate U Give' Author, Director and Star Discuss The Book's Journey to Screen
Author Angie Thomas: “For so many people to have taken to this story the way that they have, and then so many people came together to put together a phenomenal film the way they did; this is beyond my wildest dream by far!”
WATCH: Amandla Stenberg Shines in Trailer for 'The Hate U Give'
Stenberg’s character is forever changed when she sees a White police officer shoot and kill her friend.
Amandla Stenberg Will Star in Black Lives Matter-Inspired Movie
The film will be adapted from Angela Thomas’ debut YA novel “The Hate U Give.”