At the Oscars, Ms. Nyong’o and Mr. Nanjiani, stars who are also immigrants, made a pointed reference on behalf of so-called Dreamers.
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The director Ryan Coogler and the castmates Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o and Danai Gurira see personal and political potency in Marvel’s first black superhero film.
The African superhero gets a movie of his own. Ryan Coogler directs a cast that includes Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong’o.
Drawing on her experience as a child who felt self-conscious about her dark skin, the actress hopes to help other kids reimagine what is beautiful.
The entertainment lawyer Nina L. Shaw is adept at striking deals for those whose mission it is to be both artist and advocate.
He will play the title role in a modern-dress production of “Othello,” featuring the action star Daniel Craig.
In this stirring underdog story directed by Mira Nair, Madina Nalwanga plays a young Ugandan with a gift for chess, supported by Lupita Nyong’o as her mother.
Lupita Nyong’o, David Oyelowo and nonactors from Kampala star in Mira Nair’s movie, based on a true story about a girl whose life was changed by chess.
“The Birth of a Nation,” “Southside With You” and Denzel Washington’s “Fences” are among the notable movies ahead, many with black directors.
The Tony Administration Committee met Thursday to make decisions about awards eligibility for recently opened productions and the performers in them.