Nate Parker is once again in the hot seat over sexual encounter from his college days
10/12/16- Roland Martin talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the opening weekend numbers of Nate Parker‘s Birth Of A Nation. “We do not operate by main streams media by what they say is a flop or not. The fact that it got made is a success. How is it that we can say […]
When Nate Parker‘s film, “The Birth Of A Nation,” premiered at Sundance Film Festival over the summer, audiences and press there were absolutely floored, spawning buzz that would last for months about the revolutionary film. This lead Fox Searchlight to offer more money to back the film than any other in Sundance history. It rained […]
Kodak Black is locked up, but that didn’t stop him from putting a smile on his girlfriends face. Cleveland Cavs player Tristian Thompson has a baby on the way….wonder how Khloe Kardashian feels about that. Birth of a Nation was expected to bring in $10 million the opening weekend,but it ended up flopping . Click […]
Headkrack and Brat were at it again in this edition of “Flow And Go!” They covered a bunch of topics, from Nate Parker’s new film, “The Birth Of A Nation,” to Hurricane Matthew to Kim Kardashian‘s alleged robbery in Paris. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Watch the exclusive video above (or the audio below) and hear their […]
https://twitter.com/EllenBarkin/status/784176274851913728 On Tuesday, white actress Ellen Barkin turned to Twitter to ask for help understanding the controversy about Nate Parker‘s new movie The Birth Of A Nation and his 1999 rape acquittal. Barkin, who currently stars in TNT’s Animal Kingdom, was clear that her questions was directed only at her non-white followers, writing “Please don’t offer suggestions if […]
Johnny Manziel is finally off of suspension. Solange has the #1 album in the country! Flava Flav released a new video…what do yall think? A Birth of A Nation comes out tomorrow. With Nate Parker‘s rape allegations resurfacing will you be going to see the film?
With Nate Parker‘s highly anticipated film “Birth Of A Nation” headed to theaters nation-wide this Friday, Jeff Johnson highlights the importance of the critically-acclaimed film’s central historic figure, Nat Turner. Turner lead a bloody slave rebellion on a plantation Virginia in 1831, recruiting slaves left and right until it spread to neighboring plantations. Sign Up […]
On Monday, Birth of a Nation writer, director, and star Nate Parker stopped by Good Morning America, during which he discussed the controversy surrounding his film, as well as Sunday night’s edition of 60 Minutes. “I said it last night, I was falsely accused,” he told Robin Roberts. “I was proven innocent and I’m not going to apologize for that.” He […]
https://twitter.com/BBCWorld/status/774494206480048128 Nate Parker’s new film is getting such good feedback it may be able to overcome the controversy surrounding its creator. The Nat Turner biopic Birth Of A Nation got a standing ovation at the Toronto Film Festival Friday. According to the BBC, the audience was enthralled by Parker’s film. Speaking after the film, Parker said: “I […]
Civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton is questioning why filmmaker Nate Parker is under intense public scrutiny for rape charges leveled against him 17 years ago. He believes the rehashing smacks of a possible right-wing conspiracy to keep the public from seeing his film The Birth of a Nation, reports The New York Daily News. “If a […]
The controversy ramped up last week when Parker was asked about a 1999 rape charge involving him and Jean Celestin, his college roommate and 'Birth of A Nation' collaborator, while they were students at Penn State University.