Lakeith Stanfield

MOORS feat. Tune-Yards: Mango

If “Mango” affirms anything, it’s that Lakeith Stanfield has mastered more than one craft. The track sees the acclaimed actor partnering with music producer HH (Hrishikesh Hirway), under the moniker MOORS, and the result is electrifying. tUnE-yArDs features on the song, amplifying the magnetism and …

Visual Art

Today's Birthdays, Aug. 12: Sir Mix-A-Lot

Pat Metheny

A Star Is Born: Lakeith Stanfield turns 27 today

Aug. 12, 2018, 8:00 a.m.<p>Birthdays<p>I think now we're coming through and beginning to see that humanity isn't dictated by ethnicity and background. We're just human first.<p>Aug. 11, 2018, 8:00 a.m.<p>Birthdays<p>You can't have a steady diet of what is wrong and awful in the world. Part of the joy of having …

Russell Simmons

Lakeith Stanfield & Tune-Yards Team up for Rhythmic New Song “Mango”

Fresh off starring in Boots Riley’s directorial debut, <i>Sorry to Bother You</i>, <i>Atlanta</i>‘s Lakeith Stanfield is in the spotlight once again, this time with …

New Singles

Brock Turner Lost His Appeal

<i>Tessa Thompson and Lakeith Stanfield in</i> Sorry To Bother You <i>(Photo courtesy of Annapurna Pictures)</i><p>TODAY’S MUST-READ NEWS AND ANALYSIS<p>Argentina’s …

Tessa Thompson

Lakeith Stanfield and Tune-Yards link up for new song “Mango”

A new collaboration from a few of the minds behind Sorry To Bother You.<p>A major component of the warped, surreal cinematic universe of Boots Riley's …

New Singles

Lakeith Stanfield Links With Tune-Yards for Fiery New Track "Mango"

Confirmed greatest <i>Sneaker Shopping</i> guest in history Lakeith Stanfield has linked with <i>Sorry to Bother You</i> score crafters tUnE-yArDs for a new …

Pop Culture

Pop Culture Happy Hour: Sorry to Bother You

The indie movie <i>Sorry to Bother You</i> is a summer hit. Lakeith Stanfield stars as Cassius Green, a telemarketer whose world spirals into chaos. Code Switch's Gene Demby and Shereen Meraji have some <i>very</i> different views on the film.<p>You can subscribe to the Code Switch podcast here, and you can read more …

Lakeith Stanfield

‘Random Acts of Flyness’: Watch Multiple Jon Hamms Satirize Infomercials with Racist-Thought Eradicating ‘White Be Gone’

Lakeith Stanfield also guest stars in "White Thoughts," this sketch from from Terence Nance's new HBO series.<p>Three-time “Saturday Night Live” host …

Mad Men

Boots Riley Says International Distributors Are Rejecting Sorry to Bother You

This weekend, Boots Riley took to Twitter to say that international film distributors are rejecting his new feature film <i>Sorry to Bother You</i>. Riley claims that despite his film’s success, distributors have made the argument that “‘black movies’ don’t do well internationally.”<p><i>Sorry to Bother You</i> …

Tessa Thompson

Lakeith Stanfield to star in Prince of Cats movie, a Romeo & Juliet revamp set in Brooklyn

Lakeith Stanfield has been all over the big (and small) screen lately. From Atlanta to Get Out to Sorry To Bother You, which you can see in theaters …

William Shakespeare

The Coup and Lakeith Stanfield turn Sorry To Bother You’s soundtrack into a rousing call to arms

<i>What Are You Listening To?</i> <i>is a weekly rundown of what</i> A.V. Club <i>staffers are streaming. Listen to these songs and more on our Spotify playlist,</i> …

Music

Lakeith Stanfield To Star in Prince Of Cats Adaptation for Legendary

Lakeith Stanfield to star in Prince Of Cats adaptation for LegendaryAccording to <b>Deadline</b>, Legendary Pictures has acquired the rights to the graphic …

Donald Glover

Wimberly’s Prince of Cats in development for film to star Lakeith Stanfield

Sometimes a news story just makes you happy. Such is the news that <i>Prince of Cats</i> by <b>Ronald Wimberly</b> is in development as a feature film with <i>Sorry to</i> …

DC Comics

Lakeith Stanfield Proves He’s Here to Stay with ‘Prince Of Cats’

The ‘Sorry to Bother You’ star isn’t going anywhere, not after landing the lead role in Legendary’s newest comic book adaptation.<p>The world is no …

Filmmaking

Lakeith Stanfield to Star in Prince of Cats Adaptation

Lakeith Stanfield (<i>Sorry to Bother You, Atlanta</i>) is set to star as Tybalt in <i>Prince of Cats</i>, the Legendary Pictures adaptation of the graphic novel by …

Avengers: Infinity War

Review: Boots Riley’s 'Sorry to Bother You' is a bombastically brilliant debut

Riley sets his story in a warped funhouse-mirror version of economically struggling modern-day Oakland that’s not nearly as far removed from reality …

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Lakeith Stanfield Will Star In Prince of Cats Film

Ron Wimberly’s graphic novel <i>Prince of Cats</i> has had its feature rights bought by Legendary at auction. In an exclusive, <i>Deadline</i> reports that the film …

DC Comics

Lakeith Stanfield is…The Prince Of Cats

Lakeith Stanfield is having a damn good year; he currently stars in Boots Riley’s <i>Sorry To Bother You</i>, one of the most imaginative gut punches in …

Offbeat News

Beyond the Blockbusters: 3 Highly Entertaining Films to Watch This Summer

Seek shelter (read: air conditioning) from the summer’s muggiest, steamiest heat waves and hit the theater.<p>Not into crazy stunts or blockbuster …

Blockbusters

Listen to the Sorry To Bother You soundtrack by The Coup

Featuring Janelle Monae, Tune-Yards, and Lakeith Stanfield.<p>The soundtrack to <i>Sorry To Bother You</i> has dropped today. Spearheaded by director Boots …

Janelle Monáe

“Sorry to Bother You” Is the Anti-Capitalist Film We Need Right Now

At The Intercept, Briahna Gray heaps praise on Sorry to Bother You, a “surreal dystopian” new film written and directed by Boots Riley, an …

Dystopia

Stream The Coup's New Project 'Sorry to Bother You: The Soundtrack'

Source: Boots Riley<p>You can never go wrong with new The Coup music<p>A couple of weeks after releasing his critically acclaimed movie <i>Sorry to Bother You</i>, …

Janelle Monáe

Listen to the Coup’s Sorry to Bother You Soundtrack

Featuring appearances from Janelle Monáe, Killer Mike, Lakeith Stanfield, Tune-Yards, and more<p>The soundtrack for Boots Riley’s directorial debut, <i>Sorry to Bother You</i>, has been released. The 9-track album is credited to his long-running Oakland hip-hop group The Coup and features appearances from the …

Janelle Monáe

listen to The Coup's 'Sorry to Bother You' OST ft. Janelle Monae, Killer Mike, more

When <b>Boots Riley</b> said the <i>Sorry To Bother You</i> soundtrack would be out “very soon,” he meant it. The nine-song soundtrack dropped today and is eclectic …

Tessa Thompson

Janelle Monáe, Killer Mike, tUnE-yArDs feature on new Sorry to Bother You soundtrack: Stream

Boots Riley’s directorial debut, <i>Sorry to Bother You,</i> opened in theaters earlier this month. Now, its corresponding soundtrack has been released. It’s …

Janelle Monáe

Stream the Sorry to Bother You Soundtrack, Featuring Killer Mike, E-40, and Janelle Monae

In addition to being the filmmaker behind one of this summer's most talked-about films, <i>Sorry to Bother You</i> director Boots Riley is also the leader of …

Electropop

‘Sorry To Bother You’ Soundtrack Features Killer Mike, Janelle Monae, Lakeith Stanfield

In June, Boots Riley reported that his gathering The Coup was dealing with a unique soundtrack for the new motion picture that he produced and …

Janelle Monáe

'Sorry To Bother You' soundtrack coming "very soon" (check out tracklist, stream a song)

<b>Boots Riley</b>‘s terrific new film <i>Sorry To Bother You</i> is a welcome relief from Summer Blockbuster Season (and to 2018 in general), a wildly audacious …

Janelle Monáe

Alexander Skarsgard Joins Brother Bill & Ezra Miller at Flaunt x Ermenegildo Zegna Party!

<b>Alexander Skarsgard</b> happily poses for a photograph with his brother <b>Bill Skarsgard</b> while attending <b>Flaunt and Ermenegildo Zegna’s The Prelude Issue</b> …

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