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Judas and the Black Messiah: The true story behind Fred Hampton movie starring Daniel Kaluuya

Judas and the Black Messiah: The true story behind Fred Hampton movie starring Daniel Kaluuya

Judas and the Black Messiah: The true story behind Fred Hampton movie starring Daniel Kaluuya Judas and the Black Messiah: The true story behind Fred Hampton movie starring Daniel Kaluuya Daniel Kaluuya is up for the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Fred Hampton in Judas and the Black Messiah, Shaka King’s biographical drama which chronicles the …

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Dominique Fishback Gave Her Heart to ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’

Dominique Fishback Gave Her Heart to ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’

Dominique Fishback Gave Her Heart to ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Dominique Fishback Gave Her Heart to ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ What else did you two do to make sure that romantic bond would be believable? Before I started, we all had to go to Chicago to meet the family and [Hampton’s son], and my jacket wasn’t good enough …

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‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ | Anatomy of a Scene

‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ | Anatomy of a Scene

‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ | Anatomy of a Scene ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ | Anatomy of a Scene My name is Shaka King. I’m the co-writer, director, and one of the producers on Judas and the Black Messiah. This scene happens pretty early in the movie. William O’Neal, played by Lakeith Stanfield, has just used a fake FBI …

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A Polarizing Canadian ‘Messiah’ Shows How Pandemic Is Shaking Up Culture

A Polarizing Canadian ‘Messiah’ Shows How Pandemic Is Shaking Up Culture

A Polarizing Canadian ‘Messiah’ Shows How Pandemic Is Shaking Up Culture A Polarizing Canadian ‘Messiah’ Shows How Pandemic Is Shaking Up Culture Canadian luminaries, including the writer Margaret Atwood, have praised “Messiah/Complex,” which grapples with heady themes such as Islamophobia, climate change and colonization. But after my story about the production was published in The Times, the work also came …

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A ‘Messiah’ for the Multitudes, Freed From History’s Bonds

A ‘Messiah’ for the Multitudes, Freed From History’s Bonds

A ‘Messiah’ for the Multitudes, Freed From History’s Bonds A ‘Messiah’ for the Multitudes, Freed From History’s Bonds A gay Chinese-Canadian tenor struts through the streets of Vancouver, joyously proclaiming that “ev’ry valley shall be exalted” as the camera focuses in on his six-inch-high stiletto heels. A Tunisian-Canadian mezzo-soprano reimagines Jesus as a Muslim woman in a head scarf. In …

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