jordan peele

The script came together after many long nights, when he says he wasn't sure it would ever get made.

  People of color everywhere rejoiced in unison last night after Jordan Peele accepted the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for Get Out, becoming the first Black writer to do so.   No one was more excited for Peele than his Key & Peele partner, Keegan Michael Key:   In honor of a new […]

With Get Out, Jordan Peele didn’t hold back on the horrors of racism. His unique approach to the subject resulted in a movie that was scary, sad, sometimes funny, but most of all, authentic. Not to mention, it raked in over $250 million worldwide and received loads of award recognition. Get Out wasn’t Jordan’s first successful […]

Jordan Peele will be screening his award-winning film “Get Out” absolutely FREE on Monday, February 19. Peele made the announcement on his Twitter account this week.   The screening is to celebrate the film’s one year anniversary. Fans of the film, or anyone who hasn’t seen it yet, will be able to see the film […]

If you saw Get Out in a packed theater, reactions probably ranged from hype to straight terror. It’s definitely a horror movie that’ll get you in your feelings. Jordan Peele knew this and hilariously recalled the wave of emotions he peeped in the theaters. At the African American Film Critics Association Awards, he even described Chance […]

The oscar nominations are finally here, and some major talent is being recognized. On Tuesday morning, Tiffany Haddish and Andy Serkis joined Academy President John Bailey to announce the noms for the 90th annual awards. Get Out earned four nods — one for Best Picture, another for Best Lead Actor (Daniel Kaluuya), one for Best Director (Jordan Peele) and […]

2017 was a breakthrough year for actor, comedian, writer, producer, and director, Jordan Peele.  On February 24, 2017, Peele released his solo directorial debut, Get Out, and it took the world by storm. Named one of Time Magazine’s top 10 films of the year, Get Out grossed over $250 million on a budget of $4.5 million and managed to […]

When it comes to film and television, the past few years have been full of firsts. Despite it being 2017, there are still some awards that black people are finally receiving. Let’s take a look back at just some of the history that’s been made in recent years. Hit the flip for 10 of our […]

There were a ton of good movies this year, Marshall,  Justice League, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and Mother,  a movie which was a metaphor for the bible. That’s creative.  I didn’t even mention Logan, Spider-Man: Homecoming, It or Split a few other movies I loved this year. Despite all the great moments at the theater, […]

The creative mind behind Get Out strikes again with another provocative concept. Instead of a horror movie were White people are the villains, Jordan Peele will have his protagonists take on Nazis. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Peele will executive produce a drama called The Hunt. Inspired by true events, the show will take place in […]