Facebook recently ordered a drama, executive produced by Kerry Washington, that follows the lives of high school students on Chicago’s South Side:  “Facebook is continuing its push into scripted programming with an order for a drama series that boasts “Scandal” star Kerry Washington among its executive producers, Variety has learned exclusively. Titled “Five Points,” the series is set on the […]

A promo has been released of the Kerry Washington-produced series ‘Five Points’ directed by Coach Carter director Thomas Carter: “A new promo gives ust the first look at the Five Points, an upcoming drama series on Facebook Watch produced by Kerry Washington — under her Simpson Street banner — and Indigenous Media. Five Points is set on the South Side […]

Actresses Kerry Washington and Rashida Jones are working on a film adaptation of the comic ‘Goldie Vance,’ with Washington as producer and Jones as writer and director:  “While the big names in comics and graphic novels get their shots at the big screen, it’s always nice when more of an indie title – in this […]