Nate Parker, the director, screenwriter and star of "The Birth of a Nation," poses at the premiere of the film at the Cinerama Dome on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris ... more 
Nate Parker, the director, screenwriter and star of "The Birth of a Nation," poses at the premiere of the film at the Cinerama Dome on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) less 
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Thu, Sep 22, 2016 1:06 AM EDT