Watch: First clip from Amandla Stenberg’s ‘The Hate U Give’

The first clip from The Hate U Give, starring The Hunger Games alum Amandla Stenberg in the leading role, is here. In the clip, Starr Carter (Stenberg) and her dad (Russell Hornsby) have a conversation about the meaning of Tupac Shakur’s THUG LIFE in the context of their reality. Check it out below:   Watch Starr and Maverick in the 1st clip from #TheHateUGive pic.twitter.com/qjT8XcZVqf — The Hate … Continue reading Watch: First clip from Amandla Stenberg’s ‘The Hate U Give’

Amandla Stenberg cast in movie adaptation of Black Lives Matter-inspired YA novel

One of our favorite Tributes is moving on to another adaptation. Amandla Stenberg, who played the role of District 11’s Rue, will star in the movie based on the yet-to-be-released YA novel The Hate U Give. According to The Hollywood Reporter, FOX 2000 won the rights in a bidding. The project will be directed by George Tillman Jr. Publisher’s Weekly describes the novel, written by A.C. Thomas, as: the … Continue reading Amandla Stenberg cast in movie adaptation of Black Lives Matter-inspired YA novel