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Oct232018

Barry Jenkins on the Red Carpet

Barry Jenkins was in Rome Sunday to promote If Beale Street Could Talk. Was he...

...so overwhelmed with the adulation that he passed out on the red carpet?
...just really jet-lagged?
...super chill about his glamorous life as an auteur?
... Other ______ (write in votes accepted in the comments)

also in Rome at another event

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I've met him. He's just a super chill dude.

October 23, 2018 | Unregistered Commenterbeyaccount

He was freeing himself from a glamorous strait jacket as part of his lesser known career as an escape artist.

October 23, 2018 | Unregistered CommenterRebecca

He just finished a break dance sequence and this was his celebratory end-pose...obviously.

October 23, 2018 | Unregistered CommenterMDA

"Faye Dunaway just informed him he won 2016's Best Director"

October 23, 2018 | Unregistered Commentermarkgordonuk

MDA -- obviously. hee!

Mark Gordon -- ooh, good one.

Rebecca -- i mean, he's so talented it wouldn't surprise me.

Bey -- that comes across!

October 23, 2018 | Registered CommenterNATHANIEL R

I love how unabashedly in love with film Jenkins is on Twitter. So many directors play it cool and he’s just always fanboying out and hyping other people’s work. Seems like genuinely an awesome person. And he loves Wong Kar-Wai (obviously) and that’s always a sign someone is cool/good/brilliant.

October 23, 2018 | Unregistered CommenterTim

barry jenkins is just the best person, it's that simple. And it's his reason for doing all the adorable things he does

October 23, 2018 | Unregistered CommenterSean D

He can make Beale Street talk but he can make the red carpet SING...

Couldn't help it.

October 23, 2018 | Unregistered Commentereurocheese

Ah.... someone has been watching some New Japan Pro Wrestling and has discovered the concept of.... tranquilo!!!!! Los Ingobernables de Japon. The hottest thing in Japanese pro wrestling right now.

October 23, 2018 | Unregistered Commenterthevoid99

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