Ava DuVernay

Ava DuVernay thanks Hansal Mehta for praising 'When They See Us'

He also praised DuVernay and thanked her for telling the tale.

Jun 20, 2019, 18:58 PM IST

'Batman' writer Tom King collaborating with Ava DuVernay on 'New Gods'

Created by Jack Kirby in the 1970s, the New Gods comprises a veritable pantheon of characters and some of DC Comics' most complex and epic mythology.

May 30, 2019, 12:35 PM IST

Hollywood avoided working with black actors: Ava DuVernay

Director Ava DuVernay said that Hollywood has intentionally avoided working with black actors and filmmakers.

Nov 05, 2017, 12:16 PM IST

It was an honour to meet Javed Akhtar: Ava DuVernay

Film director Ava DuVernay was thrilled to meet Javed Akhtar 

Oct 31, 2015, 15:59 PM IST

Selma director Ava Duvernay to head international jury at MAMI

 Hollywood filmmaker Ava Duvernay, best known for helming Oscar-nominated Martin Luther King Jr drama "Selma", is set to head the international competition jury at the upcoming 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival, which begins here on October 29.

Oct 05, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

Follow the white guys to get ahead in Hollywood : Ava DuVernay

 "Selma" director Ava DuVernay's advice on how to get ahead in Hollywood is to follow the "white guys".

Jul 19, 2015, 18:11 PM IST

'Selma' helmer won't direct first black female superhero film

 "Selma" director Ava DuVernay has said she will not helm Marvel's Black Panther movie, days later the studio's boss, Kevin Feige, revealed meeting her for the film.

Jul 05, 2015, 12:05 PM IST

Ava DuVernay passes Marvel's "Black Panther"

"Selma" director Ava DuVernay, who was in talks with Marvel to helm the first black superhero movie "Black Panther", is not directing the movie.

Jul 04, 2015, 11:05 AM IST

Ava DuVernay to helm Marvel film

"Selma" director Ava DuVernay could become the first woman to direct a Marvel Studios movie.

May 14, 2015, 12:08 PM IST

'Studios aren't lining up for black protagonists'

Ava DuVernay, director of the Martin Luther King Jr. biopic “Selma”, has shared why it took so long for Hollywood to tell his story.

Mar 15, 2015, 20:13 PM IST

Oprah teams up with 'Selma' director for new drama series

Oprah Winfrey and 'Selma' filmmaker Ava Du Vernay have reunited to bring a new TV drama, inspired by the novel ' Queen Sugar' that will broadcasted on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.

Feb 03, 2015, 12:51 PM IST

''Selma'' director makes history before awards are bestowed

The last film Ava DuVernay directed cost USD 200,000, while her new movie "Selma" was 100 times that.

Jan 07, 2015, 02:35 AM IST