• STARZ Releases Official Trailer For Leigh Davenport's ‘Run The World'

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    By D'Shonda Brown · April 8, 2021April 8, 2021 Created by Leigh Davenport with showrunner Yvette Lee Bowser, “Run The World” has officially released its trailer via STARZ ahead of its May 16 premiere. Run The World which was given an eight-episode order at STARZ, will follow Whitney Green in Harlem, New York as she readjusts to the single life after spending the entirety of her twenties with her college sweetheart. With the help of her loyal, witty, and loving friend group Ella McFair , Sondi Hill , and Renee Ross , Whitney will be running the world with her girls in no time thanks to the...
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  • Shahadi Wright Joseph Talks Starring In ‘Them: Covenant' And Creating Opportunities For Herself

    Shahadi Wright Joseph Talks Starring In ‘Them: Covenant' And Creating Opportunities For Herself

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    By D'Shonda Brown · April 8, 2021April 8, 2021 You may recognize her from Jordan Peele's Us or as the voice behind young Nala in the 2019 remake of The Lion King. Now, 15-year-old Shahadi Wright Joseph is starring alongside Deborah Ayorinde, Ashley Thomas, Melody Hurd and Alison Pill in Little Marvin's Them: Covenant, a thriller anthology series premiering Amazon Prime April 9. Taking place during The Great Migration, Them follows the Emory family as they move from the south to Compton, CA, to create a better life for their family. Young Ruby, played by Wright Joseph, and her mother...
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