Jordan Peele Becomes 1st Black Rookie Director With $100M Film Debut

| March 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

After an impressive opening weekend at the box office, Jordan Peele’s hit movie ‘Get Out’ continues to captivate audiences through the power of word of mouth and the hilarious #getouchallenges which have further brought attention to the movie.

So much so that the 38-year-old former Key & Peele comedian has made history in his directorial debut. According to reports, In just its third weekend in theaters, Get Out has made Jordan Peele the first black writer-director to earn $100 million with his debut movie.

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Darnell Moore has extensively studied music and urban culture both academically and professionally for over 20 years. His writings and posts have appeared in many major urban publications. Moore is the founder and creator of Memoirs of an Urban Gentleman. Contact him , or

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