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Nate Parker's 'Birth of a Nation' Gets Standing Ovation at TIFF!

Nate Parker flashes a smile while attending the premiere of his movie The Birth of a Nation held during the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival on Friday night (September 9) at the Winter Garden Theatre in Toronto, Canada.

The 36-year-old actor/writer/director was joined at the event by co-stars Gabrielle Union, Aja Naomi King, Armie Hammer (with pregnant wife Elizabeth), Colman Domingo, and Penelope Ann Miller, among others.

The movie received a standing ovation and a warm reception from the audience despite all of the controversy surrounding the film due to Nate‘s resurfaced rape trial.

FYI: Gabrielle is wearing a Boss dress and sandals with jewelry by Tiffany & Co. Aja is wearing an Emanuel Ungaro dress with Jerome C. Rousseau sandals. Armie is wearing a Salvatore Ferragamo blazer, pants, shirt, and tie.

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Joey King, Jesse Metcalfe & Jamie Foxx Party It Up at Drake's LA Concert

Joey King surrounds herself with Yara Shahidi and Ariel Winter inside at the AQUAhydrate suite during the Drake and Future concert held at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Wednesday night (September 7).

The three young actresses were joined by Jamie Foxx, Anthony Anderson, Christina Milian, Brittany Snow, Ashley Madekwe, Austin Mahone, Jesse Metcalfe, Cara Santana, Sasha Pieterse, Aja Naomi King, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee, Jonathan Bennett, Kendrick Sampson, plus Disney stars Kelli Berglund (with boyfriend Tyler Wilson), Skai Jackson, Kevin Quinn and Paris Berelc.

Guests at the suite danced it up to Drake‘s greatest hits including “One Dance,” “Controlla,” “Started from the Bottom,” “Hotline Bling” and more.

40+ pictures inside from the AQUAhydrate suite at Drake‘s LA Concert…More Here! »

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Aja Naomi King, Nate Parker, & Gabrielle Union Present at BET Awards 2016

Aja Naomi King and her The Birth of a Nation co-stars Nate Parker and Gabrielle Union present on stage at the 2016 BET Awards held at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday (June 26) in Los Angeles.

Also seen on stage later that evening during the show was Empire star Jussie Smollett.

If you missed it, be sure to check out the complete list of winners from the 2016 BET Awards.

The Birth of a Nation, which will hit theaters in October, is about Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, who orchestrates an uprising.

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Aja Naomi King Joins Nate Parker for Met Gala 2016

Aja Naomi King glows in a warm yellow gown as she arrives on the red carpet at the 2016 Met Gala held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday (May 2) in New York City.

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The 31-year-old actress was joined by her Birth of a Nation co-star Nate Parker at the fashion event.

FYI: Aja is wearing a Prabal Gurung gown, a Rauwolf clutch, Le Vian diamond earrings and dark gold specchio sultry Stuart Weitzman sandals. Nate is wearing a Calvin Klein Collection charcoal notch lapel wool silk tuxedo, white dress shirt and black satin tie.

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Zendaya Celebrated at 'Glamour' Game Changers Lunch

Zendaya shines in a metallic skirt as she arrives at the Glamour Game Changers Lunch on Wednesday (April 20) at Au Fudge in West Hollywood, Calif.

The 19-year-old actress was joined by Lea Michele and Danielle Panabaker at the event that celebrated women who are using their voices to bring about positive change around the world.

Also in attendance at the intimate lunch were Ariel Winter and Aja Naomi King.

Glamour editor-in-chief Cindi Leive toasted Zendaya’s work with UNAIDS as guests sipped on wine provided by Twomey and champagne provided by Perrier-Jouet.

FYI: Zendaya is wearing a Manning Cartell shirt and skirt and John Hardy jewelry. Lea is wearing an A.L.C. dress and Aquazzura shoes. Aja is wearing a Sandro dress.

25+ pictures inside of Zendaya and more attending Glamour’s Game Changers Lunch
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Nate Parker's 'The Birth of a Nation' Teaser Trailer Has Arrived!

The trailer for the highly anticipated movie The Birth of a Nation has arrived!

Nate Parker stars in the film and he also wrote and directed it. Aja Naomi King, Armie Hammer, Gabrielle Union, Jackie Earle Haley, and Penelope Ann Miller also star in the movie, in theaters on October 7.

Set against the antebellum South, The Birth of a Nation follows Nat Turner (Parker), a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner (Hammer), accepts an offer to use Nat’s preaching to subdue unruly slaves. As he witnesses countless atrocities – against himself and his fellow slaves – Nat orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom.


THE BIRTH OF A NATION: Official HD Teaser Trailer

Nate Parker Gets Honored for Directing at CinemaCon 2016!

Nate Parker and Aja Naomi King walk the red carpet at the 2016 CinemaCon Big Screen Achievement Awards held at Caesars Palace on Thursday (April 14) in Las Vegas.

The 36-year-old filmmaker received the Breakthrough Director of the Year Award for his work on the upcoming movie The Birth of a Nation, which he stars in with Aja.

Earlier in the day, the co-stars attended the Fox panel alongside Independence Day: Resurgence cast members Jeff Goldblum, Vivica A. Fox, Maika Monroe, and Jessie Usher.

FYI: Nate is wearing Ermenegildo Zegna. Maika is wearing a Preen top and skirt. Aja is wearing Kurt Geiger shoes.

15+ pictures inside of Nate Parker and Aja Naomi King at the event… More Here! »

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