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Ga. small towns see population declines - Statesboro Herald 25 May 2019, 9:32 pm

Ga. small towns see population declines  Statesboro Herald

In the last year alone, more than a third of Georgia's small towns lost population, underscoring the challenges of reviving rural areas, according to an analysis by ...

When is The Goldfinch released in cinemas? Who’s in the cast and what’s it about? - Radio Times 25 May 2019, 7:04 pm

When is The Goldfinch released in cinemas? Who’s in the cast and what’s it about?  Radio Times

Everything you need to know about the film adaptation of Donna Tartt's best-selling novel starring Nicole Kidman and Ansel Elgort.

Improve fate of rural Georgia, which is losing jobs and young people - Atlanta Journal Constitution 24 May 2019, 8:58 am

Improve fate of rural Georgia, which is losing jobs and young people  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Georgia commissioner of technical colleges says we must educate more students for high-demand fields. Through the HOPE Career Grant, students can go ...

Film falls victim to too many issues | Movies | Journal Gazette - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette 24 May 2019, 5:05 am

Film falls victim to too many issues | Movies | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

'The Public' ☆1/2 In “The Public,” a moralistic new melodrama that pits a group of cuddly homeless men against a soulless, uncari ...

John Legend Just Tweeted About Luna's Love For Ariana Grande & It's Almost Too Honest - Bustle 23 May 2019, 10:40 pm

John Legend Just Tweeted About Luna's Love For Ariana Grande & It's Almost Too Honest  Bustle

In a move so brutal it could really only come from a 3-year-old, John Legend revealed Luna thinks Ariana Grande's music is better than his. Sure, she may like ...

Giannotto and Jeffrey -- May 23, 2019: Hour 1 with guest David Cobb - ESPN 92.9 FM 23 May 2019, 9:15 pm

Giannotto and Jeffrey -- May 23, 2019: Hour 1 with guest David Cobb  ESPN 92.9 FM

Mark Giannotto and Jeffrey Wright begin the show by discussing Mark's forthcoming column discussing the implications that Tom Bowen's resignation was the ...

'Achomlishments': Photographer snaps look at Trump's notes in Rose Garden news conference - USA TODAY 23 May 2019, 3:50 pm

'Achomlishments': Photographer snaps look at Trump's notes in Rose Garden news conference  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – Photographers captured an image of President Donald Trump's handwritten notes before he addressed reporters in the Rose Garden at the ...

Daniel Craig to undergo ankle surgery, 'Bond 25' unaffected - UPI News 23 May 2019, 11:30 am

Daniel Craig to undergo ankle surgery, 'Bond 25' unaffected  UPI News

The official Twitter account for the "James Bond" franchise has announced that Daniel Craig is set to undergo minor ankle surgery due to an injury he sustained ...

Georgia’s small towns continue to shrink, new census estimates show - Atlanta Journal Constitution 23 May 2019, 4:01 am

Georgia’s small towns continue to shrink, new census estimates show  Atlanta Journal Constitution

New estimates from the Census Bureau show Georgia's small cities continue to lose residents.

Daniel Craig injured on set of Bond film - Daily Telegraph 22 May 2019, 10:11 pm

Daniel Craig injured on set of Bond film  Daily Telegraph

Daniel Craig has been injured on the set of the new James Bond film in Jamaica.

Daniel Craig To Miss Two Weeks After Ankle Surgery Following ‘Bond 25’ Accident; Release Date Stays Put - Deadline 22 May 2019, 7:59 pm

Daniel Craig To Miss Two Weeks After Ankle Surgery Following ‘Bond 25’ Accident; Release Date Stays Put  Deadline

Daniel Craig will undergo “minor” ankle surgery resulting from an accident on the set of the new James Bond movie, producers said Wednesday. He will miss ...

Charlie Barnett Brings Black Gay Representation to 'Tales of the City' - Advocate.com 22 May 2019, 7:02 pm

Charlie Barnett Brings Black Gay Representation to 'Tales of the City'  Advocate.com

Tales of the City, by Armistead Maupin, was a groundbreaking series of novels about LGBTQ San Francisco, which first debuted in the 1970s as a serial column ...

James Bond 25 Hired Intimacy Coach For Daniel Craig Sex Scenes - Heroic Hollywood 21 May 2019, 7:52 pm

James Bond 25 Hired Intimacy Coach For Daniel Craig Sex Scenes  Heroic Hollywood

An intimacy coordinator has been hired for Daniel Craig's James Bond 25 to ensure actors feel comfortable during the sex scenes.

HBO’s First ‘Westworld’ Season 3 Trailer Reveals Dolores Is Back but We're Not in Kansas Anymore - PureWow 20 May 2019, 6:09 pm

HBO’s First ‘Westworld’ Season 3 Trailer Reveals Dolores Is Back but We're Not in Kansas Anymore  PureWow

*Fresh* off the piping hot press that is the Game of Thrones series finale (can we at least get a minute to mourn?!), the network dropped its first trailer for Westworld ...

'Westworld' Season 3 to arrive in 2020, Aaron Paul stars in trailer - UPI News 20 May 2019, 1:10 pm

'Westworld' Season 3 to arrive in 2020, Aaron Paul stars in trailer  UPI News

HBO has released the first trailer for "Westworld" Season 3 that features new star Aaron Paul.

Feinberg Forecast: 2019 Emmy Predictions - Hollywood Reporter 20 May 2019, 12:01 pm

Feinberg Forecast: 2019 Emmy Predictions  Hollywood Reporter

THR's awards columnist weighs in on 19 categories.

Watch the trailer for "Westworld"; Aaron joins the... - Bitcoin News 20 May 2019, 10:02 am

Watch the trailer for "Westworld"; Aaron joins the...  Bitcoin News

Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy serve as creators for this masterpiece that premiered its first episode on October 2nd,2016. The story is quite eerie and indulging to ...

Trump aims to cool tensions in Middle East, but Iran is probably not ready to negotiate - CNBC 18 May 2019, 1:00 pm

Trump aims to cool tensions in Middle East, but Iran is probably not ready to negotiate  CNBC

President Donald Trump appears to be paving the way for negotiations with Iran as tensions in the Middle East steadily escalate and send oil prices higher this ...

Five Things Tilda Swinton Loves About Cannes - IndieWire 18 May 2019, 7:00 am

Five Things Tilda Swinton Loves About Cannes  IndieWire

The first time Tilda Swinton went to Cannes, it was for a film she hated. It was “Aria” in 1989, an omnibus title with contributions from Robert Altman, Jean-Luc ...

May 16, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 2 with guest David Cobb - ESPN 92.9 FM 16 May 2019, 9:14 pm

May 16, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 2 with guest David Cobb  ESPN 92.9 FM

David Cobb joins the show to start the second hour to discuss the news that the Grizzlies intend to draft Ja Morant, the impact the decision will have on Mike ...

RebelGrove.com - Oxford Exxon Podcast: Jeffrey Wright - Rivals.com 16 May 2019, 3:02 pm

RebelGrove.com - Oxford Exxon Podcast: Jeffrey Wright  Rivals.com

Chase Parham and Neal McCready discuss several elements around Ole Miss baseball right now and then are joined by weekly guest Jeffrey Wright. Jeffrey ...

Trump’s Huawei Threat Is the Nuclear Option to Halt China’s Rise - Bloomberg 16 May 2019, 8:16 am

Trump’s Huawei Threat Is the Nuclear Option to Halt China’s Rise  Bloomberg

The Trump administration is pulling out the big guns in its push to slow China's rise, with potentially devastating consequences for the rest of the world.

New Films: ‘John Wick: Chapter 3,’ ‘A Dog’s Journey,’ ‘The Sun Is Also a Star’ - Houston Chronicle 16 May 2019, 7:00 am

New Films: ‘John Wick: Chapter 3,’ ‘A Dog’s Journey,’ ‘The Sun Is Also a Star’  Houston Chronicle

A Dog's Journey” Dennis Quaid is everywhere these days, from those goofy Esurance TV ads to the snarling villain in the film “The Intruder.” Gail Mancuso, who ...

May 15, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 1 with guest Mark Giannotto and Drew Hill - ESPN 92.9 FM 15 May 2019, 9:34 pm

May 15, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 1 with guest Mark Giannotto and Drew Hill  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright welcomes Mark Giannotto to the show to discuss the the NBA Draft Lottery, the state of Tiger basketball, and their plans for the future. Drew Hill ...

Jeffrey Wright and Mark Giannotto to replace Eric Hasseltine sports talk show on 92.9 FM - The Daily Memphian 15 May 2019, 7:00 am

Jeffrey Wright and Mark Giannotto to replace Eric Hasseltine sports talk show on 92.9 FM  The Daily Memphian

Jeffrey Wright and Mark Giannotto are deep in negotiations to join forces on the 2-4 p.m. slot formerly occupied by Eric Hasseltine.

Andy Warhol’s prolific presence in pop culture - San Francisco Chronicle 14 May 2019, 7:00 am

Andy Warhol’s prolific presence in pop culture  San Francisco Chronicle

Andy Warhol's reach in popular culture extends beyond his art and media philosophy. Here's a sampling of film and television projects where Warhol is a ...

James Bond 25 'filming CANCELLED after Daniel Craig INJURY': 'He was pretty angry' - Express 14 May 2019, 7:00 am

James Bond 25 'filming CANCELLED after Daniel Craig INJURY': 'He was pretty angry'  Express

JAMES BOND 25's filming has been cancelled after Daniel Craig injured his ankle, according to a source.

May 13, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 1 with guest John Gasaway - ESPN 92.9 FM 13 May 2019, 9:31 pm

May 13, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 1 with guest John Gasaway  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright and Connor Dunning take a look at the signing class that Penny Hardaway is putting together to see how it stacks up against other top teams in ...

RebelGrove.com - Oxford Exxon Podcast: David Dellucci & Jeffrey Wright - Rivals.com 10 May 2019, 5:45 pm

RebelGrove.com - Oxford Exxon Podcast: David Dellucci & Jeffrey Wright  Rivals.com

A fun show on this Thursday, as Neal and Chase speak with David Dellucci about Ole Miss baseball and the SEC as a whole. They highlight a few players ...

No One Owns Basquiat, Not Even Peter Brant - Hyperallergic 10 May 2019, 7:00 am

No One Owns Basquiat, Not Even Peter Brant  Hyperallergic

Brant has cogently influenced the legacy of Basquiat on several fronts, but the artist and his work remain gloriously defiant. J. Faith AlmironMay 10, 2019.

May 9, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 1 with guest Ryan Glasspiegel - ESPN 92.9 FM 9 May 2019, 10:17 pm

May 9, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 1 with guest Ryan Glasspiegel  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright and Connor Dunning discuss the the injury of Kevin Durant and wonder if it's the most-significant post-season injury in NBA history considering the ...

May 9, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 2 with guest Rob Perez - ESPN 92.9 FM 9 May 2019, 10:17 pm

May 9, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 2 with guest Rob Perez  ESPN 92.9 FM

Rob Perez joins the program to start the second hour to discuss his reaction to Durant's injury, the impact the injury will have on the NBA playoffs, future NBA ...

Hillsborough Committee Primary Candidate: Jeffrey Wright - Hillsborough, NJ Patch 9 May 2019, 7:00 am

Hillsborough Committee Primary Candidate: Jeffrey Wright  Hillsborough, NJ Patch

Hillsborough Primary Candidate: Jeffrey Wright - Hillsborough, NJ - Jeffrey Wright is the only Democrat and one of two candidates running for township ...

May8, 2019: Hour 1 with Jeffrey Wright, guest Reid Forgrave - ESPN 92.9 FM 8 May 2019, 7:00 am

May8, 2019: Hour 1 with Jeffrey Wright, guest Reid Forgrave  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright and Connor Dunning open the show discussing the results of Tuesday's NBA Playoff game, and discuss what the future expectations are for Ben ...

May8, 2019: Hour 2 with Jeffrey Wright, guests Bill Bender and Kevin Pelton - ESPN 92.9 FM 8 May 2019, 7:00 am

May8, 2019: Hour 2 with Jeffrey Wright, guests Bill Bender and Kevin Pelton  ESPN 92.9 FM

Bill Bender joins the program to discuss his top-25 ranking of the best quarterbacks in college football, national title contenders, and more from the world of CFB.

Bond 25 Set Photos from Jamaica Have Started to Surface - Esquire.com 7 May 2019, 7:00 am

Bond 25 Set Photos from Jamaica Have Started to Surface  Esquire.com

Director Cary Fukunaga and others have shared photos of Daniel Craig, Jeffery Wright, and other scenes from the film's set in Jamaica.

May 6, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 1 with guest David Cobb - ESPN 92.9 FM 6 May 2019, 7:00 am

May 6, 2019 with Jeffrey Wright: Hour 1 with guest David Cobb  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright and Connor Dunning open the show by discussing the biggest stories of the weekend, including the NBA Playoffs, the Kentucky Derby, and more.

May 3, 2019 -- Jeffrey Wright with guest Joe Mullinax - ESPN 92.9 FM 3 May 2019, 9:43 pm

May 3, 2019 -- Jeffrey Wright with guest Joe Mullinax  ESPN 92.9 FM

The guys discuss the best sports comparisons for certain Beale Street Music Fest performers. Joe Mullinax joins the show to discuss the latest with the Grizzlies.

May 3, 2019 -- Jeffrey Wright with guest Jonah Jordan - ESPN 92.9 FM 3 May 2019, 7:00 am

May 3, 2019 -- Jeffrey Wright with guest Jonah Jordan  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright starts the show by discussing the most-likely outcomes for additional recruiting prospects for the Memphis Tigers and what the expectations would ...

May 2, 2019: Jeffrey Wright with guest Ryan Glasspiegel - ESPN 92.9 FM 2 May 2019, 7:00 am

May 2, 2019: Jeffrey Wright with guest Ryan Glasspiegel  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright welcomes Drew Hill of The Commercial Appeal to the show to discuss the news that Boogie Ellis has asked for his release from his NOI to Duke ...

Eric Hasseltine steps down from afternoon radio show on 92.9 FM ESPN - The Daily Memphian 1 May 2019, 7:00 am

Eric Hasseltine steps down from afternoon radio show on 92.9 FM ESPN  The Daily Memphian

Eric Hasseltine announced Friday that he is stepping down from his afternoon sports talk show on 92.9 FM ESPN. Hasseltine, his voice breaking, emotionally ...

May 1, 2019: Jeffrey Wright with guests Bill Bender and Kevin Pelton - ESPN 92.9 FM 1 May 2019, 7:00 am

May 1, 2019: Jeffrey Wright with guests Bill Bender and Kevin Pelton  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright welcomes Bill Bender to the show to discuss the rumors of Urban Meyer and USC, early Top-25 rankings, the NFL Draft, and more. Kevin Pelton ...

May 1, 2019: Jeffrey Wright with Neal McCready - ESPN 92.9 FM 1 May 2019, 7:00 am

May 1, 2019: Jeffrey Wright with Neal McCready  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright and Neal McCready discuss where the Memphis Tigers will be ranked entering next season, program expectations, and more should the Tigers ...

April 30, 2019: Hour 2 with Jeffrey Wright on 92.9 FM ESPN with guests John Martin and Jonah Jordan - ESPN 92.9 FM 30 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

April 30, 2019: Hour 2 with Jeffrey Wright on 92.9 FM ESPN with guests John Martin and Jonah Jordan  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright begins the second hour of the program by welcoming John Martin to discuss the RJ Hampton news, Tiger basketball recruiting, and more.

April 30, 2019: Jeffrey Wright on 92.9 FM ESPN with Neal McCready and Rob Perez - ESPN 92.9 FM 30 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

April 30, 2019: Jeffrey Wright on 92.9 FM ESPN with Neal McCready and Rob Perez  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright welcomes Neal McCready to the show to discuss the news that RJ Hampton will reclassify for the 2019 class, the state of recruiting given the ...

First look pics : Bond 25, Sonic the Hedgehog - Moviehole 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

First look pics : Bond 25, Sonic the Hedgehog  Moviehole

A couple of sneak peeks that premiered - unofficially - on the Twittersphere today.

April 29, 2019: Hour 2 with Jeffrey Wright and guest Jason Smith - ESPN 92.9 FM 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

April 29, 2019: Hour 2 with Jeffrey Wright and guest Jason Smith  ESPN 92.9 FM

Jeffrey Wright welcomes Jason Smith to the show to discuss the drafting of Tony Pollard and Darrell Henderson, the NFL Draft in Nashville, Tiger basketball ...

Felix Returns as Daniel Craig & Jeffrey Wright Reunite in Bond 25 Set Photos - MovieWeb 29 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Felix Returns as Daniel Craig & Jeffrey Wright Reunite in Bond 25 Set Photos  MovieWeb

Jeffrey Wright and Daniel Craig have been spotted filming James Bond 25 together, reuniting for the first time since Quantum of Solace.

Bond 25 Reveals Synopsis And Cast – With Jeffrey Wright Returning - Empire 25 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Bond 25 Reveals Synopsis And Cast – With Jeffrey Wright Returning  Empire

With Bond 25 finally – finally – about to go into production after a fair amount of behind-the-scenes rejigging, the filmmakers took to the internet for a ...

Jeffrey Wright sees ‘boundless’ possibilities for third season of ‘Westworld’ - New York Daily News 24 Apr 2019, 7:00 am

Jeffrey Wright sees ‘boundless’ possibilities for third season of ‘Westworld’  New York Daily News

Jeffrey Wright has been a consistent force in film, television, and theater since the 1990s – but HBO's hit series “Westworld” has cemented his prominence for a ...

Jeffrey Wright-Narrated Doc 'Rigged' Highlights Voter Suppression Tactics - ColorLines magazine 27 Mar 2019, 7:00 am

Jeffrey Wright-Narrated Doc 'Rigged' Highlights Voter Suppression Tactics  ColorLines magazine

“Rigged: TheVoter Supression Playbook,” a documentary from the American Issues Initiative, explores how Republicans reupped their efforts to keep people of ...

Jeffrey Wright Compares Jussie Smollett to Trump: ‘Don’t Cheer One and Decry the Other’ If They’re Both ‘Gaming the System’ - Breitbart 27 Mar 2019, 7:00 am

Jeffrey Wright Compares Jussie Smollett to Trump: ‘Don’t Cheer One and Decry the Other’ If They’re Both ‘Gaming the System’  Breitbart

"Westworld" star Jeffrey Wright appears to see no difference between supporters of Jussie Smollett and those who excuse President Donald Trump for "gaming ...

Uncle Nearest Whiskey And Jeffrey Wright Share 'The Story Of Nearest Green' In New Short Film - Forbes 26 Mar 2019, 7:00 am

Uncle Nearest Whiskey And Jeffrey Wright Share 'The Story Of Nearest Green' In New Short Film  Forbes

Uncle Nearest whiskey releases Jeffrey Wright-narrated 'The Story Of Nearest Green,' a short film on the first African-American master distiller.

HILLSBOROUGH DEMOCRATS ENDORSE JEFFREY WRIGHT FOR TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE RUN - InsiderNJ 15 Mar 2019, 7:00 am

HILLSBOROUGH DEMOCRATS ENDORSE JEFFREY WRIGHT FOR TOWNSHIP COMMITTEE RUN  InsiderNJ

HILLSBOROUGH, March 13, 2019 – In a unanimous vote on Wednesday night, the Hillsborough Democratic Organization enthusiastically endorsed Jeffrey ...

Ali Wong, Jeffrey Wright, Noah Schnapp Featured in Tribeca Immersive Lineup - Variety 6 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

Ali Wong, Jeffrey Wright, Noah Schnapp Featured in Tribeca Immersive Lineup  Variety

Ali Wong, Jeffrey Wright, Noah Schnapp, and Yo-Yo Ma are featured in the Tribeca Film Festival's 2019 lineup of immersive, interactive, and virtual reality titles.

Jeffrey Wright: More sympathy for violent criminals than Manafort - MSNBC 5 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright: More sympathy for violent criminals than Manafort  MSNBC

Emmy and Tony award-winning actor Jeffrey Wright joins Ari Melber to discuss his new film on HBO, “O.G.” which explores the prison system and was shot ...

Incarcerated people have a lot to teach us about preventing crime and violence. I listened, and you can, too. - NBC News 5 Mar 2019, 8:00 am

Incarcerated people have a lot to teach us about preventing crime and violence. I listened, and you can, too.  NBC News

The transition from incarceration to reintegration into society is very much at the center of what our story is about in "O.G.": I play a man who's been incarcerated ...

Meet the Prisoner Starring with Jeffrey Wright in HBO's “OG” - The Marshall Project 28 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Meet the Prisoner Starring with Jeffrey Wright in HBO's “OG”  The Marshall Project

Theothus Carter reflects on starring in the film “O.G.”, alongside Jeffrey Wright, while serving time in prison.

Jeffrey Wright Made ‘O.G.’ in a Working Prison to Show the Thin Line Between Us and Them - IndieWire 28 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright Made ‘O.G.’ in a Working Prison to Show the Thin Line Between Us and Them  IndieWire

Jeffrey Wright and O.G. director Madeleine Sackler share their insights from shooting inside a maximum security prison.

'O.G.' star Jeffrey Wright attends art exhibit by ex-prisoners - Page Six 28 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

'O.G.' star Jeffrey Wright attends art exhibit by ex-prisoners  Page Six

Jeffrey Wright, of HBO's new “O.G.,” turned up at an exhibition inspired by the prison-set project. Wright was spotted at “The O.G. Experience,” a six-day pop-up ...

Jeffrey Wright on 'OG': How the path to prison is paved - MSNBC 28 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright on 'OG': How the path to prison is paved  MSNBC

Award-winning actor Jeffrey Wright joins Ali Velshi to discuss his new film “O.G.” on HBO, and how it reveals “the driving forces” that lead many Americans to ...

What "O.G." star Jeffrey Wright learned from the real inmate actors in his new HBO film - Salon 27 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

What "O.G." star Jeffrey Wright learned from the real inmate actors in his new HBO film  Salon

Salon talks to the award winning actor about his new HBO movie, filmed inside of an active maximum security prison.

Look: HBO Star Jeffrey Wright Pulls Through To Visit The OG Experience In NY - SOHH 27 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Look: HBO Star Jeffrey Wright Pulls Through To Visit The OG Experience In NY  SOHH

Hollywood veteran Jeffrey Wright came through to show his new HBO "O.G." film a major salute this week by pulling to check out "The O.G. Experience" - an.

HBO's O.G. Star Jeffrey Wright Visits The O.G. Experience - Black Girl Nerds 26 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

HBO's O.G. Star Jeffrey Wright Visits The O.G. Experience  Black Girl Nerds

Via press release. On the last night of the pop-up exhibit's residency in New York City, Wright visited The O.G. Experience, inspired by the HBO film he stars in, ...

Jeffrey Wright Gives A Captivating Performance in the HBO Film 'OG' - The Source 26 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright Gives A Captivating Performance in the HBO Film 'OG'  The Source

Tony, Emmy, and Golden Globe award winner Jeffrey Wright is an accomplished actor who has an ever-expanding list of diverse credits under his belt.

HBO’s New Film ‘O.G.’ Was Shot in an Active Prison - VICE 25 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

HBO’s New Film ‘O.G.’ Was Shot in an Active Prison  VICE

Westworld star Jeffrey Wright has been acting since the early 1990s, and, in addition to that steady-and-possibly-sinister character, has a stunningly diverse ...

‘O.G.’ Review: Jeffrey Wright Awes in a Meditative HBO Film Shot in a Working Prison - IndieWire 23 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

‘O.G.’ Review: Jeffrey Wright Awes in a Meditative HBO Film Shot in a Working Prison  IndieWire

“O.G.” is not “Escape at Dannemora.” It's not an escape-thriller, even though it is a countdown to an escape. It's not about the unique qualities of one prison or ...

Inside Man: ‘O.G.’ Star Jeffrey Wright on Life Behind Bars - Rolling Stone 22 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Inside Man: ‘O.G.’ Star Jeffrey Wright on Life Behind Bars  Rolling Stone

Nineteen years ago, Jeffrey Wright performed in a trying environment. It was raining a small ocean in Manhattan as he stood atop the outdoor stage of the ...

Jeffrey Wright Blasts Media for Giving More Attention to Jussie Smollett than Domestic Terrorism Case - Breitbart 21 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright Blasts Media for Giving More Attention to Jussie Smollett than Domestic Terrorism Case  Breitbart

Westworld actor Jeffrey Wright put the media on blast Thursday for covering the Jussie Smollett saga more than an alleged white nationalist terror plot planned ...

Review: ‘O.G.’ on HBO - Variety 19 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Review: ‘O.G.’ on HBO  Variety

Jeffrey Wright gives a typically well-wrought performance in a film not quite built to hold it.

Breaking News - HBO Films' "OG," Starring Jeffrey Wright, Debuts Feb. 23 - The Futon Critic 4 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Breaking News - HBO Films' "OG," Starring Jeffrey Wright, Debuts Feb. 23  The Futon Critic

Directed By Madeleine Sackler And Written By Stephen Belber, Drama Was Filmed Entirely At An Indiana Maximum Security Prison; HBO Documentary Films' ...

Jeffrey Wright Wants the World to Know Uncle Nearest's Contribution to American Whiskey - Esquire 31 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright Wants the World to Know Uncle Nearest's Contribution to American Whiskey  Esquire

Nathan "Nearest" Green, the slave who taught Jack Daniel how to make whiskey, is getting his first national campaign.

Actor Jeffrey Wright talks politics, entertainment - Daily Trojan Online 25 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Actor Jeffrey Wright talks politics, entertainment  Daily Trojan Online

Performers should be open to taking any role while understanding their perceived biases, 'Westworld' actor Jeffrey Wright told over 100 students and faculty in ...

'O.G.' Trailer: Jeffrey Wright is a Changed Man - /FILM 21 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

'O.G.' Trailer: Jeffrey Wright is a Changed Man  /FILM

Jeffrey Wright stars in O.G., a new film from HBO debuting next month. Wright plays a man in the final weeks of a 24-year prison sentence. The nature of Wright's ...

Jeffrey Wright Plays a Prisoner in First Trailer for HBO's Drama 'O.G.' - First Showing 18 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright Plays a Prisoner in First Trailer for HBO's Drama 'O.G.'  First Showing

I'm sure that you are a different person, but I don't want you to get out. Damn this looks intense. HBO has debuted an official trailer for an indie drama.

Jeffrey Wright's 3 Steps to Nailing an Audition - Backstage 18 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright's 3 Steps to Nailing an Audition  Backstage

Jeffrey Wright of HBO's “Westworld” interviews with Backstage about his best audition and acting advice.

Jeffrey Wright, "Hold The Dark" - L'Officiel 4 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright, "Hold The Dark"  L'Officiel

In Jeremy Saulnier's new thriller, Hold the Dark, Jeffrey Wright plays Russell Core, a naturalist who travels to a remote town in Alaska to help search.

Jeffrey Wright and Veterans Using Poetry to Deal With PTSD - NowThis 19 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright and Veterans Using Poetry to Deal With PTSD  NowThis

These veterans are using poetry to cope with their PTSD. HBO's documentary “We Are Not Done Yet” follows ten U.S. veterans as they use art to heal.

Jeffrey Wright on Why Anyone Who Has a Story Can Be an Artist - Backstage 14 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright on Why Anyone Who Has a Story Can Be an Artist  Backstage

An Emmy, Tony, and Golden Globe winner, actor Jeffrey Wright has a wealth of experience in film, television, and theater. But the “Westworld” star has recently ...

New HBO documentary puts a much-needed face to complex veteran struggles with PTSD - Military Times 12 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

New HBO documentary puts a much-needed face to complex veteran struggles with PTSD  Military Times

We Are Not Done Yet” goes beyond black and white statistics to provided much-needed personalization of PTSD.

Jeffrey Wright on the HBO Documentary ‘We Are Not Done Yet’ and Working with Veterans - Collider.com 8 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright on the HBO Documentary ‘We Are Not Done Yet’ and Working with Veterans  Collider.com

Directed by Sareen Hairabedian and produced by Jeffrey Wright, the documentary We Are Not Done Yet (debuting on HBO on November 8th, in conjunction ...

Jeffrey Wright talks PTSD documentary, activism, more - Newsday 7 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Jeffrey Wright talks PTSD documentary, activism, more  Newsday

Jeffrey Wright, star of "Westworld," also an Emmy, Tony and Golden Globe winner (for the stage and TV versions of "Angels in America"), has had a career that ...

HBO Acquires Jeffrey Wright Feature ‘O.G.’ - Variety 12 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

HBO Acquires Jeffrey Wright Feature ‘O.G.’  Variety

HBO has acquired “O.G.,” a feature film starring Jeffrey Wright and directed by Madeleine Sackler. Written by Stephen Belber, the film was shot in its entirety on ...

Jeffrey Wright breaks down the origin of his accent in Shaft - EW.com 11 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Jeffrey Wright breaks down the origin of his accent in Shaft  EW.com

On a new episode of PeopleTV's 'Couch Surfing,' Wright explains how he found the voice of Peoples Hernandez.

Jeffrey Wright recalls not being able to fully embrace playing Colin Powell in W. - EW.com 9 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Jeffrey Wright recalls not being able to fully embrace playing Colin Powell in W.  EW.com

Watch the full episode of Couch Surfing streaming now on PeopleTV.com, or download the PeopleTV app on your favorite device. Jeffrey Wright has always ...

Why Jeffrey Wright was so excited to play Felix Leiter alongside James Bond in Casino Royale - EW.com 8 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Why Jeffrey Wright was so excited to play Felix Leiter alongside James Bond in Casino Royale  EW.com

The actor calls the character 'one of the baddest motherf—kers' when joining PeopleTV's 'Couch Surfing' to take a look back at his past roles.

Netflix’s Hold the Dark throws Jeffrey Wright to the wolves - The Verge 28 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Netflix’s Hold the Dark throws Jeffrey Wright to the wolves  The Verge

Jeremy Saulnier's Netflix's-funded adaptation of William Giraldi's novel shows the director's usual capacity for terrifying violence, but it can't live up to his ...

'Westworld' Star Jeffrey Wright: 'People Are Ignorant As F*** About What It Means To Be An Actor' - Newsweek 27 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

'Westworld' Star Jeffrey Wright: 'People Are Ignorant As F*** About What It Means To Be An Actor'  Newsweek

In today's political atmosphere, celebrities are regularly speaking out about the White House and especially President Donald Trump. Westworld star Jeffrey ...

Jeffrey Wright on Hold the Dark: ‘I Was Worn Out, Physically and Mentally’ - Vulture 27 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Jeffrey Wright on Hold the Dark: ‘I Was Worn Out, Physically and Mentally’  Vulture

Jeffrey Wright talk about his new movie, Jeremy Saulnier's Hold the Dark, and his friendship with the late David Bowie.

Westworld Star Jeffrey Wright on the Lessons He Learned From Sports and Summer Jobs - The Atlantic 21 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Westworld Star Jeffrey Wright on the Lessons He Learned From Sports and Summer Jobs  The Atlantic

The performer did everything from cleaning pool locker rooms to children's theater before landing major acting gigs.

Jeffrey Wright Hunts Wolves in 'Incredibly Tight' Thriller 'Hold the Dark' (Video) - TheWrap 18 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Jeffrey Wright Hunts Wolves in 'Incredibly Tight' Thriller 'Hold the Dark' (Video)  TheWrap

TIFF '18: "It was one of the most architecturally satisfying scripts I've had a chance to do," Jeffrey Wright tells TheWrap of Jeremy Saulnier's film.

Emmy episode analysis: Jeffrey Wright (‘Westworld’) untangles his mind in ‘The Passenger’ - Gold Derby 10 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Emmy episode analysis: Jeffrey Wright (‘Westworld’) untangles his mind in ‘The Passenger’  Gold Derby

Jeffrey Wright has earned his second Emmy nomination for playing Bernard on HBO's “Westworld.” This year he impressively made the jump from supporting to ...

Jeffrey Wright (‘Westworld’): Season 2 was ‘one of the most challenging exercises’ in my career [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW] - Gold Derby 24 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Jeffrey Wright (‘Westworld’): Season 2 was ‘one of the most challenging exercises’ in my career [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW]  Gold Derby

“Season 2 of 'Westworld' was one of the most challenging exercises I've taken in my career,” declares Jeffrey Wright in an exclusive chat with Gold Derby (watch ...

Anatomy of a Character: How Jeffrey Wright Turns Acting into a Math Equation on Westworld - Vanity Fair 15 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Anatomy of a Character: How Jeffrey Wright Turns Acting into a Math Equation on Westworld  Vanity Fair

The show's tangled timelines and disorienting doppelgängers make it a head-spinner, but Wright has a fine-tuned formula for bringing Bernard Lowe to life.

For Jeffrey Wright—Bernard on 'Westworld'— golf is a family affair - GolfDigest.com 25 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

For Jeffrey Wright—Bernard on 'Westworld'— golf is a family affair  GolfDigest.com

“Westworld,” a show HBO calls a “dark odyssey” about artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin, is one of the creepier series on television right now.

‘Westworld’ Star Jeffrey Wright’s Advice to Fans Confused by Season 2: ‘Relax and Surrender’ - TheWrap 20 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

‘Westworld’ Star Jeffrey Wright’s Advice to Fans Confused by Season 2: ‘Relax and Surrender’  TheWrap

TheWrap Emmy magazine: "I think people allowed themselves to get more wound up than they did last year," Jeffrey Wright says of the dense sci-fi show.

'Westworld' Star Jeffrey Wright on His Character's Wild Journey - Hollywood Reporter 19 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

'Westworld' Star Jeffrey Wright on His Character's Wild Journey  Hollywood Reporter

Unaware of the "full trajectory" ahead for his character Bernard, Jeffrey Wright says it's the "mathematical quality" that makes 'Westworld' worthwhile for the cast ...

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American actor

December 07, 1965, (53 years old)

Jeffrey Wright
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