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Steve McQueen Turning ‘Small Axe’ Series Into Five Movies Dedicated to George Floyd

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Jun 4th, 2020
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Steve McQueen Turning 'Small Axe' Series Into Five Movies Dedicated to George Floyd

Steve McQueen is providing an update on his Small Axe series.

What originally was supposed to be an anthology TV series will now be five feature films, IndieWire reports.

The five movies will be titled Lovers Rock, Mangrove, Alex Wheatle, Education, and Red, White and Blue.

The five films of Small Axe tell “personal stories about London’s West Indian community from the late-1960’s to mid-1980’s. The title is derived from an African proverb, which has resonance throughout the Caribbean, ‘if you are the big tree, we are the small axe.’ This was made popular by …

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Jay-Z Takes Out Full Page Newspaper Ads Across the Country for George Floyd

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Jun 3rd, 2020
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Jay-Z Takes Out Full Page Newspaper Ads Across the Country for George Floyd

Jay-Z and Roc Nation are honoring the memory of George Floyd.

The 50-year-old entrepreneur and his company have taken out several full-page ads in newspapers across the country in honor of George, whose murder sparked nationwide protests against systemic racism and police brutality.

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The ad has been displayed on Roc Nation’s social media channels, and includes a passage from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s 1965 Selma address.

“Only way we can really achieve freedom is to somehow hunker the fear of death. But if a man has not …

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Former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin Charged With Murdering George Floyd

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May 29th, 2020
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Former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin Charged With Murdering George Floyd

Derek Chauvin has been charged with murder.

The former Minneapolis police officer, who was seen on video using his knee to pin down George Floyd sparking outrage and protests across the country, has been charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter, Minnesota Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington announced in a press conference on Friday (May 29).

He did not have information about the charges or the status of the other three officers who were at the scene of George‘s arrest, where he was killed after repeatedly saying “I can’t breathe.” Protestors are demanding that all of the four officers …

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‘Game of Thrones’ Stars Peter Dinklage & Jason Momoa to Reunite in New Movie ‘Good Bad & Undead’!

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May 20th, 2020
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'Game of Thrones' Stars Peter Dinklage & Jason Momoa to Reunite in New Movie 'Good Bad & Undead'!

Peter Dinklage and Jason Momoa are reuniting.

The Game of Thrones co-stars are set to appear in the upcoming movie Good Bad & Undead, Deadline reported on Wednesday (May 20).

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The action-adventure is based on an original idea by Mark Swift and Damian Shannon, and will be directed by Max Barbakow.

EXCLUSIVE: Legendary has closed a deal for Max Barbakow to direct Good Bad & Undead, with Peter Dinklage and Jason Momoa making deals to star and produce the action adventure. The film is based on an original …

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Harvey Weinstein’s Extradition to Los Angeles Delayed Due To Coronavirus

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May 19th, 2020
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Harvey Weinstein's Extradition to Los Angeles Delayed Due To Coronavirus

Harvey Weinstein‘s extradiction to Los Angeles, to face even more counts of sexual assault and rape, has been put on hold for now.

Variety reports that the disgraced producer is still in New York and will remain there for the time being as the world deals with the coronavirus pandemic, which Harvey was reportedly afflicted with.

Harvey is facing five charges of rape and sexual assault in Los Angeles.

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office announced back in March that they had begun the extradition process, but since the pandemic hit, papers had not been filed for the …

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TikTok Star Loren Gray Opens Up About Sexual Assault When She Was 12

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May 3rd, 2020
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TikTok Star Loren Gray Opens Up About Sexual Assault When She Was 12

Loren Gray shared an emotional video where she opened up about her sexual assault that happened when she was just 12.

The now 18-year-old TikTok star and singer shared the visual on her TikTok account, opening up about the account.

“This is me, over five years ago, not long before my 13th birthday,” Loren started, sharing a throwback pic. “At this time, I had my innocence stolen from me in the basement of someone I trusted. I only told one person and to this day she remains my best friend. We cried in my bathroom together for hours.”

She continued, …

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