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  • Paris Barclay on ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Season 6 Finale: ‘Really, a Fork?’

    Aug 13, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *Fans of the FX drama “Sons of Anarchy” have a wild ride in store for the seventh and final season premiering Sept. 9. And writer/creator Kurt Sutter will have his right hand on executive producer duty every step of the way. “I [directed] an episode every year except for the Irish year, where I think […]

  • Shondaland’s Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers Nab DGA Diversity Award

    Dec 3, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *The Directors Guild of America today announced that it will honor Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers of Shondaland with the Guild’s 2014 Diversity Award. The Award is being given for their commitment to diversity hiring, their long record of providing jobs and opportunities to women and minorities in DGA-covered categories, and for the example they […]

  • African American Film Critics Reveal ‘Special’ Award Winners

    Dec 3, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *The African American Film Critics Assn. on Monday announced the winners of its 2014 Special Achievement Awards, reports The Los Angeles Times. The Weinstein Co.’s Bob and Harvey Weinstein (distributors of “Lee Daniels‘ The Butler” and “Fruitvale Station”) are the recipients of the Cinema Vanguard Award, while Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl […]

  • Emmy Nods for Kerry Washington, Don Cheadle, Alfre Woodard

    Jul 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *This morning, Kerry Washington became the first African American woman to earn a best actress Emmy nomination in 18 years. Nominees for the 65th annual Primetime Emmy Awards were announced Thursday  at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in North Hollywood. Washington made the cut for Lead Actress in a Drama for her role as […]

  • Paris Barclay Becomes First Black DGA President

    Jun 24, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *TV director Paris Barclay – whose credits include “Sons of Anarchy,” “Glee,” “Smash,” “House,” “Cold Case” and “NCIS: Los Angeles” – has been elected president of the Directors Guild of America, the DGA announced Saturday. Barclay is the first African-American to serve as president of the DGA and is also the guild’s first openly gay […]

  • TCA Summer 2012: Paris Barclay on his Barbara Jordan Biopic with Viola Davis

    Jul 31, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Veteran TV director Paris Barclay will dip to the big screen for his upcoming biopic of civil rights pioneer Barbara Jordan, the first African American elected to the Texas Senate after Reconstruction and the first southern black female elected to the United States House of Representatives. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Barclay will direct and […]