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Justin Simien

  1. Dear White People Levels Up in Season TwoIt’s done this by embracing the drama’s essentially rhetorical nature.
  2. chat room
    Dear White People’s Logan Browning Used Criticisms of Sam to Prepare for S2“If you’re looking at my performance and not my character, then sometimes I feel like I’m doing you a disservice.”
  3. castings
    Lena Waithe Joins Dear White People As Reality-Show RapperGet ready for P Ninny.
  4. the industry
    Justin Simien to Direct Horror Satire Called Bad Hair About Evil Autonomous HairThe story of a woman battling impossible beauty standards who ends up with an evil weave.
  5. Netflix Renews Justin Simien’s ‘Dear White People’ for a Second SeasonJustin Simien’s 2014 film-turned-Netflix series will return for another season. According to The Wrap, the streaming network has officially […]
  6. tv review
    Netflix’s Dear White People Is a FeatIt’s superior in almost every way to Justin Simien’s 2014 same-named film.
  7. good one podcast
    The Story Behind Dear White People’s Perfect Scandal ParodyDear White People creator Justin Simien talks about loving Shonda Rhimes, writing satire, and his show’s timeliness.
  8. dear white people
    Justin Simien and the Stars of Dear White People on Racism and Satire“There is nothing about this show that’s not a risk.”
  9. Check Out the Trailer for Netflix’s ‘Dear White People’ SeriesJustin Simien’s 2014 film Dear White People is headed to Netflix later this month in the form of a TV series adaptation, and today the network […]
  10. Netflix Orders a TV Adaptation of Justin Simien’s ‘Dear White People’Justin Simien’s 2014 film Dear White People is getting a TV adaptation at Netflix. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network […]
  11. netflix
    Dear White People Is Becoming a Netflix Series So You Can Get More WokeBecause they know you’re still appropriating.
  12. the toughest scene i wrote
    The Toughest Scene I Wrote: Dear White People’s Tricky Party-PlanningHow writer-director Justin Simien tackled the movie’s blackface party.
  13. movie reviews
    Movie Review: Dear White PeopleThe film is hilarious, and just about everyone will wince with recognition at some point.
  14. chat room
    Director Justin Simien on Dear White People“In the independent world, anything with a black cast has to be an epic, historical thing with one of the three black actors that mean something overseas.”
  15. Director Justin Simien Explains Why His Movie Is Called ‘Dear White People’“We can talk about the myth of reverse racism all day, but I think ultimately I’m a black filmmaker making an independent black film. If I […]
  16. Here’s the Official Trailer for Justin Simien’s ‘Dear White People’After making waves at Sundance, getting funded through Indiegogo, and releasing a teaser trailer last month, filmmaker newcomer Justin Simien’s […]
  17. trailer mix
    Watch the Very Funny Dear White People Trailer It posits that The Gremlins is actually about the suburban white fear of black culture.
  18. Here’s a Look at Justin Simien’s College Satire ‘Dear White People’Here’s the concept trailer for Dear White People, a satirical film by newcomer Justin Simien that’s been making waves since winning the Special […]
  19. sundance 2014
    Sundance: Dear White People Gets Their Attention“For all the white people in the audience, on behalf of all the black people in the world, you most definitely have permission to laugh.”