Ava DuVernay to Direct Prince Documentary for Netflix


Ava DuVernay and the late singer Prince. Courtesy of Getty images

The director behind the movie Selma and the magical world of A Wrinkle in Time is now starting another project, Prince.  Ava DuVernay will be directing a biographical presentation of the life of the late singer, Prince. Deadline announced that there will be cooperation with Prince’s estate and that the late “Purple Rain” singer reached out to collaborate with DuVernay before his passing in 2016. Ava and her editing partner Spencer Averick have been visiting the estate, according to reports, in their attempts to prepare for this big project.

DuVernay stated on her twitter

“The only way I know how to make this film is with love and great care. I’m honored to do so and grateful. “

No title has been announced yet for the upcoming documentary but it is already in the works.



Kailey has been a writer for Nerds and Beyond since 2018. She received her bachelors degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders in May of 2020. Some of her favorite TV shows are The Blacklist, Supernatural, and Prodigal Son, to name a few. She also loves all things Disney! You can check her out on social media @kaileygross.

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