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Kerry Washington to Produce Debut Novel ‘The Mothers’ by Brit Bennett

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According to Hollywood Reporter, Kerry Washington’s Simpson Street Banner and Warner Bros.has optioned ‘The Mothers’ by debut writer Brit Bennett.  Bennett is attached to write the script of her novel, which is slated for a October release. You can read the synopsis of the book below: The New York Times best-seller is set in a black […]

Kerry Washington to Produce Novel ‘City Of Saints & Thieves’ by Natalie C. Anderson

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Deadline announced, Universal Pictures has bought the film rights of ‘City Of Saints & Thieves’ by Natalie C. Anderson. Kerry Washington’s Simpson Street production company and Will Packer Productions are teaming up to produce. As of right now, Melina Matsoukas is in talks to direct. This debut novel follows the story of Tina, who’s a refugee, that seeks […]

Kerry Washington’s ‘Patrol’ Script Bought By ABC

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ABC has bought the script to Kerry Washington’s Patrol! ABC is developing a new drama with one of the networks most trusted stars, Kerry Washington. Variety has exclusively learned that the “Scandal” star is on board to executive produce “Patrol,” a workplace drama about four female LAPD officers who attended the police academy together five years ago […]

‘Scandal’ Season 6 Moved to Midseason

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Scandal will be moving to a midseason premiere for season 6 due to Kerry Washington’s pregnancy. “Scandal” will air Season 6 midseason on the 2016-17 schedule, ABC announced Tuesday ahead of the network’s Upfront presentation. Moving “Scandal” off the fall schedule means that Shondaland’s buzzy “TGIT” Thursday night programming block is no more — at […]

PaleyFest: Scandal Cast and Creators Talk Shonda Rhimes, Politics and Character Transformations

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There was much to be discussed at the Dolby Theater Tuesday night, as the cast and creators were on hand to talk about Scandal at PaleyFest. Check out some of the highlights below. On Shonda Rhimes: When it comes to TV showrunners, fewer names are more well known that Shonda Rhimes. And with good reason, as she […]

CONFIRMATION Trailer Starring Kerry Washington

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We have the new trailer for the real life dramatization of the Supreme Court hearings involving Anita Hill and Clarence Thomas. Confirmation tells the real life story of the 1991 Clarence Thomas Supreme Court nomination hearings, in which Anita Hill brought forth her story of being sexually harassed by the judge, in the case that gripped the […]

Official Trailer For Second Half of ‘Scandal’ Season 5

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The white hat is off.  When “Scandal” returns with the second half of its fifth season on Feb. 11, Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) is a whole new woman. Following the midseason finale’s abortion shocker, Olivia — who’s no longer with Fitz — is all fired up and back in action. In the first teaser, released […]