Oscar-nominated "One Night in Miami" star Leslie Odom Jr. admits he "didn't want to be bad" when it came to playing soul icon Sam Cooke.
Powers believes that the responsibility to speak out against racism should be carried on by the next generation of changemakers.
Director Regina King, screenwriter Kemp Powers and stars Leslie Odom Jr., Aldis Hodge, Kingsley Ben-Adir and Eli Goree talk acclaimed new drama "One Night in Miami."
Is journalism the best training ground for screenwriting? Two-thirds of the writers of Pixar’s “Soul” have backgrounds as reporters: Mike Jones (whose resume includes expert work at Variety, 2007-2009) and Kemp Powers (17 years on the beat, including stints at Forbes, Reuters and Newsweek). They wrote “Soul” with director Pete Docter; Powers is also co-director […]
Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Angela Bassett, Phylicia Rashad and Questlove weigh in on Pixar's new adventure "Soul," the studio's first with a Black protagonist.
Foxx and the creators of "Soul" talk about jazz music's prominent role in upcoming film.
Pete Docter, Kemp Powers and Dana Murray discuss Pixar’s “shameful” history when it comes to diversity and why the Jamie Foxx-starring new film presents “the chance to correct things.”
EXCLUSIVE: Oscar-winning actress Regina King is set to direct One Night in Miami, based on the debut play from Kemp Powers, who has adapted it for the screen. Set on the night of February 25, 1964, the story follows a young Cassius Clay as he emerges from the Miami Beach Convention Center as the World […]