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Gabrielle Union Says Despite Past Rape Allegations, Birth of a Nation Filmmaker Nate Parker Is 'Evolving'

Gabrielle Union Says Despite Past Rape Allegations, Birth of a Nation Filmmaker Nate Parker Is 'Evolving'

Originally posted 09/22/2016 04:50PM

After Gabrielle Union publicly penned an article in which she stated that, as a rape survivor herself, she cannot take lightly prior abuse allegations against The Birth of a Nation director Nate Parker, the actress now says she believes he is "doing the work to evolve."

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Gabrielle Union on Switching Up Her Hair at the Birth of a Nation Premiere: 'This Movie Changed Me'

Gabrielle Union on Switching Up Her Hair at the Birth of a Nation Premiere: 'This Movie Changed Me'

Originally posted 09/22/2016 12:40PM

See the star's new look

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Filed Under: Beauty, Gabrielle Union
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Gabrielle Union Speaks Out About Being a Sexual Assault Survivor: I Want to Be a Voice for the 'Powerless'

Toronto International Film Festival

Gabrielle Union Speaks Out About Being a Sexual Assault Survivor: I Want to Be a Voice for the 'Powerless'

Originally posted 09/11/2016 02:15PM

In The Birth of a Nation, Gabrielle Union's character Esther remains silent after her sexual assault at the hands of a slave owner. Offscreen, Union vows to do the opposite about her own rape.

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Nate Parker Addresses Rape Controversy at TIFF Birth of a Nation Q&A: 'I'm Just One Person' in the Film

Toronto International Film Festival

Nate Parker Addresses Rape Controversy at TIFF Birth of a Nation Q&A: 'I'm Just One Person' in the Film

Originally posted 09/11/2016 11:45AM

Nate Parker faced the renewed interest in his 1999 Penn State University rape case at a Q&A for The Birth of a Nation on Sunday, asking that his personal life not detract from his costars' performances in the film.

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Nate Parker Debuts Birth of a Nation in Toronto amid Controversy: 'I Was So Inspired by This Story'

Nate Parker Debuts Birth of a Nation in Toronto amid Controversy: 'I Was So Inspired by This Story'

Originally posted 09/10/2016 10:00AM

Birth of a Nation director Nate Parker says that the story of Nat Turner's slave rebellion is one that had to be shared.

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Birth of a Nation's Gabrielle Union Addresses Nate Parker Rape Case Controversy: 'I Cannot Take These Allegations Lightly'

Birth of a Nation's Gabrielle Union Addresses Nate Parker Rape Case Controversy: 'I Cannot Take These Allegations Lightly'

Originally posted 09/02/2016 11:20AM

Nate Parker continues to face intense scrutiny for his involvement in a 1999 college rape trial. This time, it's coming from Gabrielle Union, one of the stars in his highly anticipated film The Birth of a Nation.

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Gabrielle Union Plans to Open a Shoe Store Just for Fancy Sneakers

Gabrielle Union Plans to Open a Shoe Store Just for Fancy Sneakers

Originally posted 08/09/2016 09:45AM

Learn all about the fashionista's stylish new gig

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Dwyane Wade Gets Emotional About Move to Hometown Team Chicago Bulls

Originally posted 07/07/2016 11:05AM

Dwyane Wade is leaving the Miami Heat to join the Chicago Bulls.

The 34-year-old talked about the move on Thursday while guest hosting Live with Kelly, only hours after announcing the switch-up late Wednesday night.

"It's still surreal. I'm still numb," he told Kelly Ripa. "I've been in Miami for 13 incredible years. You get a week to decide what you're going to do. And I didn't get [any] sleep. I lost probably 5 to 10 pounds, just not being able to sleep. I sweated. It's so stressful."

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LeBron James Relaxes on a Yacht in Ibiza After Saying He Won't Be Competing in Rio

LeBron James Relaxes on a Yacht in Ibiza After Saying He Won't Be Competing in Rio

Originally posted 07/04/2016 11:45AM

Sun's out, guns out.

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7 Prince Tributes! 3 Outfit Changes! 2 Butt-Cutout Jumpsuits! And Only 1 Beyoncé: Everything to See from the BET Awards

7 Prince Tributes! 3 Outfit Changes! 2 Butt-Cutout Jumpsuits! And Only 1 Beyoncé: Everything to See from the BET Awards

Originally posted 06/27/2016 11:45AM

This year's ceremony was all about bodysuits, Prince tributes, and lots of surprising costume changes

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