The highly anticipated Nate Parker film, The Birth of a Nation, has found a home. Fox Searchlight dropped a record-breaking bid at the Sundance Film Festival Monday (Jan. 25), beating out distribution giants like Netflix.


Michael B. Jordan has come quite a long way since starring in HBO’s The Wire as teenage drug dealer, Wallace. After delivering a star turn in this summer’s Fruitvale Station, Jordan is in talks to star in the upcoming Star Wars film and other big Hollywood productions.

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It’s normal for artists to cover tracks as a homage to admirable peers, but some song choices remain quirkier than others. Take this footage from a recent Courtney Love concert during Utah’s Sundance Film Festival for instance. In front of a jam packed venue, Love performed a rendition of Jay-Z‘s 2003 track “99 Problems” to much […]

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Ice-T Directed Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap Debuting At Sundance [Video]   A new documentary co-directed by Ice-T called Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap will be screening at this weekend’s annual Sundance Film Festival. Billboard interviewed the veteran rapper/actor about the film, which delves into the artistry behind writing rhymes. “I […]