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Justin Simien: ‘Dear White People’ Was Born From Wanting to See Myself in the Culture

Writer-director Justin Simien wasn’t sure if his 2014 film, Dear White People, would ever hit the screen,…

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EBONY Sits Down with ‘Dear White People’ Director Justin Simien

April 28th is a big day for Justin Simien, as his original film ‘Dear White People’ will be releasing an extending series on Netflix. Talks of boycott couldn’t shut this man down.

Watch: Netflix Releases Trailer for ‘Dear White People’

Justin Simien expands the plot in the TV series version of his 2014 film, Dear White People.

The Toughest Scene I Wrote: Dear White People’s Tricky Party-Planning

Justin Simien on the Most Difficult Scene He Wrote for Dear White People

The blackface party scene was really tough to write. It's a multi-protagonist story, and there…

Ol’ Dirty Bastard, Reconsidered [NEW BOOKS]

The Dirty Version (Harper Collins $25.99) by Buddha Monk and Mickey Hess is the biography…

[BLACK POP DAILY]Nicki Minaj and Co. Drop ‘Only’

Nicki Minaj’s Enlists Chris Brown, Lil Wayne and Drake for New Single, “Only” Nicki Minaj…

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Dear White People is More Smart and Righteous Than Funny

Simien’s created an opportunity for himself rarely granted to a person of color in Hollywood:…

Filmmakers Highlight Global Black Cinema

A seminal moment in Black cinema comes from John Singleton’s 1991 debut Boyz n the…

Watch the Very Funny Dear White People Trailer

“Dear White People” Trailer Released

New trailer for the satirical Dear White People released.  Justin Simien's Dear White People is…

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Dear White People Acquired by Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions

Will Dear White People be as successful in the theaters as it was at Sundance?…