WHERE TO WATCH
O'Shea Jackson Jr. Talks 'Long Shot,' Remembers John Singleton
April 30, 2019
O'Shea Jackson Jr. and Ravi Patel, cast members of the new film 'Long Shot,' talk working with Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen, and remember legendary filmmaker John Singleton.
Facebook's Libra Gets a Second Day of Grilling in House Hearing
Apr 30, 2019
Looking Back at John Singleton's Legacy
Ground-breaking director John Singleton passed away Monday after suffering a stroke. The filmmaker was best known for his film 'Boyz N the Hood,' and made history as he became the first African American director nominated for an Oscar. Michael Harriot, columnist at The Root, discussed the life and legacy of the iconic director.
Feb 20, 2019
On This Day in Black History Month with award winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson
On February 19, 1991, John Singleton became the first African American to receive an Academy Award nomination for Best Director for his film “Boyz n the Hood”. Filmmaker Stanley Nelson has been addressing representation in Hollywood and beyond for decades, through his films about African-American history, and experience as well as his nonprofit dedicated to advancing social justice causes through film.
Jul 10, 2019
'The Art of Self-Defense' Takes a Karate Chop to Toxic Masculinity
In 'The Art of Self-Defense' the main character enrolls in karate school after surviving a violent assault. He gets a little more than he bargained for when he meets his hyper masculine sensei who attempts to school him on the art of being a man. Riley Stearns, writer and director of the film and Alessandro Nivola, who stars as the sensei, joined Cheddar to discuss.