Stella Meghie Is Quietly Defying Hollywood Convention, One Film At A Time

Stella Meghie Is Quietly Defying Hollywood Convention, One Film at a Time

Ask the average film enthusiast to name five black women filmmakers working today, and they will likely struggle to come up with more than a few. Narrow the criteria down to black women filmmakers wor...

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One of the first people that Yoon met during the making of “Everything, Everything” was the director, Stella Meghie, whom she clicked with right away. “She is this Jamaican woman by way of Canada,” Yo...

Stella Meghie and Sasheer Zamata revive the black rom-com with 'The Weekend'

Back in the day — think late ’90s, early 2000s — romantic comedies and dramas with black ensembles were around every release corner. Stella Meghie’s “The Weekend,” premiering Tuesday at the Toronto In...

Issa Rae to Star in Romantic Comedy ‘American Princess’

“Insecure” creator and star Issa Rae will topline Fox’s romantic comedy “American Princess” from director Stella Meghie. Paul Feig is producing with Jessie Henderson through their Fox-based Feigco Ent...

Sasheer Zamata, Tone Bell & DeWanda Wise To Star In Stella Meghie’s Next Film ‘The Weekend’

The film, which Meghie also wrote, centers on an acerbic comedian (Zamata) who goes away for the weekend with an ex-boyfriend (Bell) and his new girl (Wise). Over the course of the weekend, they’re dr...

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Sasheer Zamata poses with co-stars Y’lan Noel, DeWanda Wise, and director Stella Meghie as they premiere their new movie The Weekend at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival on Tuesday (Septemb...

Issa Rae to Star in the New Rom-Com American Princess, Because, Well, She's Royalty

Stella Meghie is set to direct the film while Bridesmaids' Paul Feig, The Heat's Jessie Henderson, and The House's Brendan O'Brien will produce. The script, which was originally written by O'Brien, is ...