• Daniel Kaluuya and Lena Waithe Film ‘Queen & Slim' Gets Release Date at Universal

    4 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Universal won a bidding war for a new project called “Queen & Slim” starring “Get Out” actor Daniel Kaluuya, penned by “Master of None” alum Lena Waithe.
    The film will explore America's social and political climate through the lens of a genre-defying love story. When a Black man and Black woman on a first date are pulled over by a police officer at a traffic stop, their life goes awry. Forced to kill him in self-defense, rather than turn themselves in, they must go on the run.
    Universal plans to release the film Nov. 27, 2019
    Waithe wrote the script based on an original idea and treatment...
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  • Makeready Sets ‘Queen & Slim'; Daniel Kaluuya Stars, Melina Matsoukas Directs Lena Waithe Script

    4 monthes ago - By Deadline

    BREAKING : Makeready has won an auction to finance Queen & Slim , with Oscar-nominated Get Out star Daniel Kaluuya starring and Melina Matsoukas making her feature directing debut. Emmy-winning scribe Lena Waithe wrote the script based on an original idea and treatment by A Million Little Pieces author James Frey. The film will be distributed worldwide by Universal Pictures, with eOne handling theatrical distribution in some offshore territories including UK and Canada. The...
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