Ava DuVernay

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Birth Date: August 24, 1972

Age: 50 years old

Birth Place: Long Beach, California

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Ava DuVernay

Ava DuVernay, Lauren Ridloff, Joshua Jackson

Joshua Jackson & Lauren Ridloff to Star In Ava DuVernay Romantic Drama

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What’s Coming & Going From HBO Max in March 2022

Queen Sugar Season 6 OWN

‘Queen Sugar’ Renewed for Seventh and Final Season at OWN

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‘Naomi’ Sneak Peek: The CW’s New Hero Chases After… Superman? (VIDEO)

Home Sweet Home NBC Season 1

‘Home Sweet Home’ EP Ava DuVernay on Celebrating ‘the Differences’ of Families

Jaden Michael, Colin Kaepernick in Colin in Black & White

‘Colin in Black & White’: New Trailer Shows Kaepernick’s Life On & Off the Field (VIDEO)

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‘Colin in Black & White’ Trailer Teases Kaepernick’s Childhood Journey (VIDEO)

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Netflix’s ‘Colin in Black & White’ Explores Kaepernick’s ‘Resiliency’

'Home Sweet Home,' Ava DuVernay NBC Series

‘Home Sweet Home’: Ava DuVernay’s Family Social Experiment Series Gets NBC Premiere Date

Colin in Black & White, Netflix, Jaden Michael

Netflix’s ‘Colin in Black & White’ Sets Premiere, Unveils First Look at Kaepernick Drama

LeVar Burton and Ava Duvernay

Ava DuVernay Wants to Create a Show for LeVar Burton After His ‘Jeopardy!’ Heartbreak

Richard Roundtree and Terri J. Vaughn for Cherish the Day

OWN’s ‘Cherish the Day’ Adds Richard Roundtree & Terri J. Vaughn for Season 2

Ava DuVernay’s Comic-Book Pilot ‘Naomi’ Lands Its Lead: Kaci Walfall

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Master Class: The Ava DuVernay & Cicely Tyson Interview


‘Queen Sugar’ Season 5 Addresses Black Lives Matter & COVID in New Trailer (VIDEO)

‘DMZ,’ Adapted From the DC Comics Series, Gets Picked Up by HBO Max

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‘Colin in Black & White’ Casts Jaden Michael as QB & Activist Colin Kaepernick

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NBC Orders Ava DuVernay’s Unscripted Series ‘Home Sweet Home’

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Ava DuVernay and Colin Kaepernick Team for Limited Netflix Scripted Series ‘Colin in Black & White’

OWN Where Do We Go From Here Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey to Host ‘OWN Spotlight: Where Do We Go From Here?’ Special

Cherish the Day OWN

‘Cherish the Day’: Ava DuVernay Previews the ‘Dreamy’ Romantic Drama (VIDEO)


‘Cherish the Day’: Sneak Peek at Ava DuVernay’s OWN Anthology (PHOTOS)


‘When They See Us’ Cast & Exonerated Five on Hopes for Justice System Reform (VIDEO)

The Essentials

Oscar-Nominated Director Ava DuVernay Joins TCM’s ‘The Essentials’

VH1 Trailblazer Honors 2019

What to Watch on International Women’s Day 2019

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Michael K. Williams, John Leguizamo & More Cast in Ava DuVernay’s ‘Central Park Five’

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Oprah Says She Was ‘Doubled Over’ Watching Emotional ‘Queen Sugar’ Season 2 Finale (VIDEO)

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OWN Debuts ‘Queen Sugar’ Season 2 Trailer


‘True Blood’ Vet Rutina Wesley Lands the Sweetest Role of Her Career in ‘Queen Sugar’

Ava DuVernay

Selma Director Ava DuVernay to Helm Robert DeNiro’s CBS Pilot