Career Coup: Boots Riley Subverts Cinema 

With 'Sorry to Bother You,' the first-time filmmaker and multi-hyphenate artist and activist is poised to speak, on his own terms, to the largest audience of his life.

In 1996, Boots Riley's music career was sputtering. The catalog of his revolutionary g-funk group The Coup was stranded amid record label mergers, and he contemplated retiring from rap. Instead, he took an unlikely part-time job: tele-fundraising. The multi-hyphenate artist and…

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