Tarell Alvin McCraney

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Tarell Alvin McCraney Asks: What If Black Players Took Over the NBA?

The “Moonlight” co-writer discusses his upcoming Netflix film, “High Flying Bird.”

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Melina Matsoukas and Tarell Alvin McCraney Snag New TV and Film Projects

Matsoukas will direct an Amazon series adaptation of Marlon James’ “A Brief History of Seven Killings,” while McCraney will script a Disney musical based on “Cyrano de Bergerac” and “Othello.”

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OWN Greenlights 'Moonlight' Co-Writer Tarell Alvin McCraney-Created Drama

The coming-of-age series will draw from McCraney’s youth and follow a 14-year-old boy balancing family pressure and personal trauma while trying to escape poverty.

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The People of Color Who Won Big at the Oscars

…And the craziest, must-see moment of the night.