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Director Barry Jenkins delivers another masterpiece with ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’

Kiki Layne (left) and Stephan James (right) star as Tish and Fonny in Barry Jenkins' newest film,

Angel Ortega

February 6, 2019

From Academy Award-winning director Barry Jenkins, “If Beale Street Could Talk” is a romance set in 1970s Harlem, New York. It follows the lives of Tish (Kiki Layne) and her fiancé, Alonzo (Stephan James) who goes by the nickname Fonny. Tish and Fonny are young, in love and ready to...

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