John Ridley

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The Hollywood Reporter
Watch Hollywood Reporter's Drama Actress Roundtable on SundanceTV With Jennifer Lopez, Kerry Washington and MoreCarmichael (The Carmichael Show) Anthony Anderson (Black-ish) Keegan-Michael
Watch Hollywood Reporter's Drama Actress Roundtable on SundanceTV With Jennifer Lopez, Kerry Washington and More
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
Carmichael (The Carmichael Show) Anthony Anderson (Black-ish) Keegan-Michael Key (Key & Peele) Sam Esmail (Mr. Robot) John Ridley (American Crime) Julian Fellowes (Downton Abbey) Nina Jacobson (The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime... Read more
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Hartford Courant
'Vinyl' cancelled by HBO despite early renewal for Season 2and 'Mr. Robot' top TCA Award nominations 'American Gothic' explores a wealthy
'Vinyl' cancelled by HBO despite early renewal for Season 2
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
and 'Mr. Robot' top TCA Award nominations 'American Gothic' explores a wealthy family torn apart by suspicion one of them is a serial killer 'American Crime' mastermind John Ridley wants viewers to face 'what's going on in their own... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'American Crime' Creator John Ridley Tackles Sexual Assault on Campusesa distance about things because we’re two guys, and I think we were a little ne
'American Crime' Creator John Ridley Tackles Sexual Assault on Campuses
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
a distance about things because we’re two guys, and I think we were a little nervous about that," American Crime creator John Ridley told The Hollywood Reporter during the Drama Showrunner Roundtable in regards to his second season arc involving... Read more
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Variety
‘American Crime’ Season 3 Plot Revealed, Regina King Returning to John Ridley’s ABC Seriesseason-to-season. “We could not be more excited to welcome Regina back for a t
‘American Crime’ Season 3 Plot Revealed, Regina King Returning to John Ridley’s ABC Series
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
season-to-season. “We could not be more excited to welcome Regina back for a third season of ‘American Crime,'” creator John Ridley said in a statement, obtained by Variety. “She is among the talent who have quickly become intimately associated... Read more
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Starmometer
‘Ben-Hur’ Star Jack Huston Wins Rising Star of the Year HonorsFreeman. Produced by Sean Daniel, p.g.a., Joni Levin, p.g.a. and Duncan Henders
‘Ben-Hur’ Star Jack Huston Wins Rising Star of the Year Honors
Starmometer / Posted 7 days ago
Freeman. Produced by Sean Daniel, p.g.a., Joni Levin, p.g.a. and Duncan Henderson, p.g.a.. Screenplay by Keith Clarke and John Ridley. Directed by Timur Bekmambetov. Best known for his portrayal of the deeply troubled and complex war veteran... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
How TV Shows Are Breathing New Life Into Previous Eventsexamining "race relations and lack of faith in the criminal justice system," Mc
How TV Shows Are Breathing New Life Into Previous Events
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
examining "race relations and lack of faith in the criminal justice system," McDonald and fellow executive producer John Ridley started digging through books, websites and magazine articles until they noticed that "the issue of teenage... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Atom Factory's Troy Carter on Diversity in Startups: "The VC World Is Stacked Against Minority Entrepreneurs"cultural influencers in the black community just before the miniseries' Memoria
Atom Factory's Troy Carter on Diversity in Startups: "The VC World Is Stacked Against Minority Entrepreneurs"
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
cultural influencers in the black community just before the miniseries' Memorial Day premiere, and it joined with client John Ridley and his management company Brillstein in hosting a TV industry mixer for underrepresented writers in early May.... Read more
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The Christian Post
'Ben-Hur' Releases New Faith Trailer Featuring Jesus Christ, Music by for King and Country (Exclusive Clip)grace and mercy. See exclusive trailer below: Ben-Hur was executive produced
'Ben-Hur' Releases New Faith Trailer Featuring Jesus Christ, Music by for King and Country (Exclusive Clip)
The Christian Post / Posted 18 days ago
grace and mercy. See exclusive trailer below: Ben-Hur was executive produced by Mark Burnett, Roma Downey, Keith Clarke, John Ridley and Jason F. Brown. Produced by Sean Daniel, p.g.a., Joni Levin, p.g.a., and Duncan Henderson p.g.a. directed by... Read more
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Herald Sun
How TV show bosses deal with ‘a**hole’ actorsof words. So we have this litany of a** fill-in-the-blanks: a**-can, **hat, a**
How TV show bosses deal with ‘a**hole’ actors
Herald Sun / Posted 20 days ago
of words. So we have this litany of a** fill-in-the-blanks: a**-can, **hat, a**- … anything,” joked American Crime creator, John Ridley. And while Netflix is a lot looser with their standards, Jessica Jones’ Melissa Rosenberg still has... Read more
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News.com.au
How TV showrunners deal with ‘a**hole’ actorsof words. So we have this litany of a** fill-in-the-blanks: a**-can, **hat, a**
How TV showrunners deal with ‘a**hole’ actors
News.com.au / Posted 20 days ago
of words. So we have this litany of a** fill-in-the-blanks: a**-can, **hat, a**- … anything,” joked American Crime creator, John Ridley. And while Netflix is a lot looser with their standards, Jessica Jones’ Melissa Rosenberg still has... Read more
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Adelaide Now
How TV show bosses deal with ‘a**hole’ actorsof words. So we have this litany of a** fill-in-the-blanks: a**-can, **hat, a**
How TV show bosses deal with ‘a**hole’ actors
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 days ago
of words. So we have this litany of a** fill-in-the-blanks: a**-can, **hat, a**- … anything,” joked American Crime creator, John Ridley. And while Netflix is a lot looser with their standards, Jessica Jones’ Melissa Rosenberg still has... Read more
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The Courier Mail
How TV show bosses deal with ‘a**hole’ actorsof words. So we have this litany of a** fill-in-the-blanks: a**-can, **hat, a**
How TV show bosses deal with ‘a**hole’ actors
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 days ago
of words. So we have this litany of a** fill-in-the-blanks: a**-can, **hat, a**- … anything,” joked American Crime creator, John Ridley. And while Netflix is a lot looser with their standards, Jessica Jones’ Melissa Rosenberg still has... Read more
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Black Press USA
This Is Why Snoop Lion Should Write, Direct and Produce Black Moviesby Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Bill Pohlad, Steve McQueen (Black),
This Is Why Snoop Lion Should Write, Direct and Produce Black Movies
Black Press USA / Posted 20 days ago
by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Bill Pohlad, Steve McQueen (Black), Arnon Milchan, and Anthony Katagas. John Ridley (Black) wrote the screenplay and Fox Searchlight Pictures distributed the movie. The 2016 version of “Roots” was... Read more
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Variety
Jennifer Lopez and Felicity Huffman Open Up About ‘Mommy Guilt’mandate of network TV, which is to serve the public good, at least “American Cr
Jennifer Lopez and Felicity Huffman Open Up About ‘Mommy Guilt’
Variety / Posted 24 days ago
mandate of network TV, which is to serve the public good, at least “American Crime” has always been, [executive producers] John Ridley and Michael McDonald have always been encouraged to do the highest level of their work and to tell stories and to... Read more
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The Daily Californian
'Lady Dynamite' explodes with frank humorpointing to white guilt and its tendency to silence Black people and calcify ra
'Lady Dynamite' explodes with frank humor
The Daily Californian / Posted 25 days ago
pointing to white guilt and its tendency to silence Black people and calcify racial divides. Director and advocate John Ridley enters as himself to levy his expertise on entertainment industry racism but finds himself constantly interrupted... Read more
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Variety
Why Emmy Voters Shouldn’t Overlook Network TVof options. But she took her series “Shades of Blue” to NBC; she joins other bi
Why Emmy Voters Shouldn’t Overlook Network TV
Variety / Posted 25 days ago
of options. But she took her series “Shades of Blue” to NBC; she joins other biggies who’ve come to broadcast (Viola Davis, John Ridley, Bradley Cooper) or opted to remain there (Tina Fey, Matt LeBlanc, Joel McHale). Broadcasters are emulating... Read more
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Variety
From ‘American Crime’ to ‘The Americans’: Teen Takeover of TV’s Prestige Drama[“Falling Skies”], who stars as Taylor Blaine on the second season of ABC’s ant
From ‘American Crime’ to ‘The Americans’: Teen Takeover of TV’s Prestige Drama
Variety / Posted 25 days ago
[“Falling Skies”], who stars as Taylor Blaine on the second season of ABC’s anthology series “American Crime,” created by John Ridley. Jessup’s character was at the center of the drama as he struggled with ramifications from his rape allegations... Read more

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