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John Ridley, Executive Producer of "Guerrilla", and David Nevins, President and CEO o Photo

John Ridley, Executive Producer of "Guerrilla", and David Nevins, President and CEO of Showtime at Showtime Emmy Eve at the Sunset Tower on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Eric Charbonneau/Invision for Showtime/AP Images)

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John Ridley, Executive Producer of "Guerrilla", and Gayle Ridley at Showtime Emmy Eve Photo

John Ridley, Executive Producer of "Guerrilla", and Gayle Ridley at Showtime Emmy Eve at the Sunset Tower on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Eric Charbonneau/Invision for Showtime/AP Images)

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John Ridley News

Interview: How Monica Wyche, Star of Apple TV+'s FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL, Found Success Photo Interview: How Monica Wyche, Star of Apple TV+'s FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL, Found Success After 40
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 19, 2022

Once a high school drama teacher in South Carolina, Monica Wyche moved to New York after turning 40 to pursue acting professionally. She is currently starring on screen in Apple TV+s Five Days at Memorial alongside Vera Farmiga and Cherry Jones, and on stage in Gino Diiorio's SCAB at Premiere Stages. Read BroadwayWorld's interview with Wyche here!

Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Jeb Kreager & More to Star in Will Arbery's EVANSTON SALT COS Photo Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Jeb Kreager & More to Star in Will Arbery's EVANSTON SALT COSTS CLIMBING Off-Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2022

The New Group has announced complete casting and dates for the company’s 2022-23 Season opener: Evanston Salt Costs Climbing, by Will Arbery and directed by Danya Taymor. The New York premiere of this play about climate and change will feature Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Jeb Kreager, Ken Leung, and Rachel Sachnoff.

The 2nd Annual Antonyo Awards Will Be Presented in October Photo The 2nd Annual Antonyo Awards Will Be Presented in October
by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2022

 Broadway Black presents The 2nd Annual Antonyo Awards, which honors Black theatre artists during the 2021-2022 season. The live, in-person ceremony will be held on Monday, October 10 at the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem (253 West 125th Street). Awards in 29 competitive categories and five honorary categories will be presented along with performances and guest appearances. 

VIDEO: Apple TV+ Shares FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL Trailer Photo VIDEO: Apple TV+ Shares FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL Trailer
by Michael Major - Jul 13, 2022

From John Ridley and Carlton Cuse, who both also serve as directors, and starring an award-winning ensemble cast that includes Vera Farmiga, Cornelius Smith Jr. and Emmy-Award winner Cherry Jones, ‚ÄúFive Days at Memorial‚ÄĚ chronicles the impact of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath on a local hospital. Watch the new trailer now!

2nd Annual Antonyo Award Nominations Announced - See The Full List! Photo 2nd Annual Antonyo Award Nominations Announced - See The Full List!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

The 2nd Annual Antonyo Award nominations from the 2021-2022 Broadway and Off-Broadway season have been announced! See the full list here!

The New Group Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring Two World Premieres, Work Directed b Photo The New Group Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring Two World Premieres, Work Directed by Chlo√ę Sevigny & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2022

The New Group has announced the company’s 2022-23 Season, to include the following productions: Evanston Salt Costs Climbing, by Will Arbery, directed by Danya Taymor; The Seagull/Woodstock, NY, by Thomas Bradshaw, adapted from Chekhov, directed by Scott Elliott; and Bernarda’s Daughters, by Diane Exavier, directed by Dominique Rider.  T

Apple TV+ Sets BAD SISTERS & FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL Premieres Photo Apple TV+ Sets BAD SISTERS & FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL Premieres
by Michael Major - Jun 15, 2022

Apple TV+ today announced the premiere dates for ‚ÄúFive Days at Memorial,‚ÄĚ a new limited series from Academy Award winner John Ridley and Emmy Award winner Carlton Cuse; and, ‚ÄúBad Sisters,‚ÄĚ the witty and emotional darkly comedic murder mystery from Emmy Award-nominee and BAFTA Award-winning star and creator Sharon Horgan.

The New Group Announces Spring 2022 Celebration DIONYSIA Photo The New Group Announces Spring 2022 Celebration DIONYSIA
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2022

A Spring Celebration¬†‚ÄúDionysia,‚Ä̬†benefiting¬†The New Group, is set to take place¬†Monday, June 6¬†from¬†6:00-9:30pm¬†at¬†Guastavino's¬†(409 East 59th¬†Street).¬†¬†This event will honor playwright¬†Donja R. Love¬†and New Group Board Members¬†Jana Shea¬†and¬†Anita Waxman¬†with the Mimi and Michael Mendelson Award for Outstanding Commitment to Theater.¬†

KIMBERLY AKIMBO, ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS, and More Take Home 2022 Lucille Lortel A Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO, ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS, and More Take Home 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards; Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - May 1, 2022

The 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway was presented on Sunday, May 1, 2022 and we have the full list of winners and nominees!

KIMBERLY AKIMBO & ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS Lead Nominations for 2022 Lucille Lortel Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO & ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS Lead Nominations for 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 7, 2022

Nominations for the 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were announced today by theatre veterans Lilli Cooper and Lea DeLaria, stars of Broadway’s POTUS. With COVID safety in mind, rather than having one host and multiple presenters, this year the Awards will be handed out by a few Host/Presenter pairs on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball beginning at 7:00pm EST. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League and Lucille Lortel Theatre, with additional support provided by TDF.

John Ridley Videos

VIDEO: Tariq Trotter Talks BLACK NO MORE Off-Broadway on FALLON VideoVIDEO: Tariq Trotter Talks BLACK NO MORE Off-Broadway on FALLON
by Michael Major - Feb 1, 2022

Tariq TrotterTariq Trotter returned to the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss the new Off-Broadway adaption of Black No More, which he stars in and wrote the music and lyrics for with the Roots. The cast also features Brandon Victor Dixon, Jennifer Damiano, Tamika Lawrence, Ephraim Sykes, Lillias White, and more.

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Stars as Aretha Franklin in the First GENIUS: ARETHA Trailer VideoVIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Stars as Aretha Franklin in the First GENIUS: ARETHA Trailer
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2020

Get your first look at Cynthia stepping into the shoes of one of the world's most legendary artists in the first trailer for Genius: Aretha!

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Sings 'Time After Time' With AMERICAN IDOL Contestant Jeremiah L VideoVIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Sings 'Time After Time' With AMERICAN IDOL Contestant Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon
by Stage Tube - Apr 9, 2019

Cynthia Erivo appeared on last night's American Idol to perform with one of the show's contestants.

VIDEO: First Look - Two-Part Finale of Showtime's Limited Event Series GUERRILLA
by Caryn Robbins - May 11, 2017

The critically acclaimed SHOWTIME limited event seriesGUERRILLA will air its final two episodes back-to-back on Sunday, May 14 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on air, on demand and over the internet.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Shae May Take the Stand on Next AMERICAN CRIME on ABC
by - Mar 13, 2017

On the next episode of AMERICAN CRIME on ABC, while Luis finds himself sinking further into servitude on the farm, Isaac tries to protect Coy from abusive conditions in the fields.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Trailers for ABC's 2016-17 Season Pickups!
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2016

ABC continues its commitment to distinctive storytelling with the announcement of its 2016-17 slate of programming, including the addition of nine new series. Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment, will unveil the network's new lineup to the advertising and media communities this afternoon at Lincoln Center's David Geffen Hall, in New York City. Check out trailers for the new pickups below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Taylor Becomes Emotionally Undone on Next AMERICAN CRIME
by - Feb 11, 2016

On the next episode of ABC's AMERICAN CRIME, feeling nothing but pain and conflict, Taylor continues to become emotionally undone as he tries to find a way to stop feeling like a victim

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Eric's Return is Unwelcome on Next AMERICAN CRIME
by - Feb 4, 2016

On the next episode of ABC's AMERICAN CRIME, against the school lawyer's advice, Leslie decides to take it upon herself to welcome Eric back to Leyland with a school-wide showing of empathy.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - The Answers Are Coming On the Next AMERICAN CRIME
by - May 1, 2015

On the next episode of ABC's AMERICAN CRIME, revelations from Aubry's recent statements have far-reaching implications as new and damaging allegations against Matt Skokie's role in the incident come to light.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Carter Supporters on the March on Next AMERICAN CRIME
by - Apr 17, 2015

On "Episode Eight" of ABC's AMERICAN CRIME, as news of Aliyah's organized march for Carter's cause spreads, tensions and emotions within the community rise.


John Ridley Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has John Ridley written?
John Ridley has written 1 shows including Black No More (Bookwriter).