Richard Leakey

Type: Person
Name: Richard Leakey
Title: Chairman of National Museums of Kenya (Kenya)
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Angelina Jolie to direct anti-poaching film about Richard Leakey

Angelina Jolie is to direct a new film about the celebrated palaeoanthropologist and conservationist Richard Leakey, and his battle to save the elephants of Kenya from the illegal ivory trade.Read more ›The post appeared first on Africa Geographic Blog ... [Published News 100 - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Kenya: Removing the blinkers

Safari Interactive Magazine Blog on 30.09.2014 – 3 readers.Discovering that there is more to Kenya than what meets the eye.The post appeared first on Africa Geographic Blog.TimeLastest NewsTeaser11:2130.09.2014 at 11:21 by Safari Interactive Magazine ... [Published News 100 - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Kenya to give incentives for Angelina Jolie's film

Kenya Film Commission chairman Chris Foot says they are working at providing "an incentive package for international and domestic filmmakers" in response to whether Angelina Jolie's Kenyan film will be shot on location in the country.Actress Lizz Njagah ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Angelina Jolie Set To Work On A Kenyan Film

Angelina Jolie to Direct Film about Kenyan Conservationist Richard Leakey East| Nairobi Wire (2 days ago) - Angelina Jolie is set to direct a film about veteran Kenyan conservationist Richard Leakey’s fight with ivory poachers. This is according to ... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Angelina Jolie’s fourth Directorial Project caught in Marital Crossfire

Proving she is just as talented behind the camera as she is in front of it, Angelina Jolie has been trying her hand at directing, with her latest work, “Unbroken” set to premiere December 25th. The actress, who recently married Brad Pitt , is currently ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Angelina Jolie Set To Make Film About Ruthless Conservationist, Ordered Poachers Shot On Sight

Angelina Jolie is scheduled to direct Africa , a biopic about the controversial conservationist, palaeoanthropologist and political activist Richard Leakey. As a fellow conservationist, Jolie will most likely empathize Leakey’s contribution to saving ... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 3 reports

Angelina Jolie to Direct Film about Kenyan Conservationist Richard Leakey

Angelina Jolie to direct film about Kenya conservationist Lifestyle & Fashion| Capital Lifestyle (Yesterday) - Angelina Jolie is to direct a “sweeping epic” film about veteran Kenyan conservationist Richard Leakey’s fight with ivory poachers, the studio ... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Angelina Jolie to direct film about Kenya conservationist

Angelina Jolie surgery sparks surge in female cancer tests The New Age | Lifestyle & Fashion (Yesterday) - Hollywood star Angelina Jolie's decision to make public her double mastectomy more than doubled the number of women in Britain seeking to have ... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 4 reports

Angelina Jolie Already Slated to Direct Another Film

Angelina Jolie's second directorial project Unbroken is not hitting theaters for another three months, and she's currently working on By the Sea , but the woman has already scored another job directing a film named Africa .The film is based on the true ... [Published Jezebel - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 4 reports

Angelina Jolie To Direct Biopic On Richard Leakey, Titled 'Africa' For Skydance Productions

Angelina Jolie will direct the upcoming biopic on Richard Leakey titled "Africa," Skydance Productions announced Friday. The movie is reportedly based on the famed paleoanthropologist and his fight against elephant poaching. The film is written by Oscar-winning ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 4 reports

Angelina Jolie to direct biopic 'Africa'

Angelina Jolie has found her fourth directorial vehicle in biopic 'Africa' which she will produce as well.The film, penned by Oscar-winner Eric Roth, will tell the story of Kenyan politician and paleoanthropoligst Richard Leakey, who battled elephant ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Leakey’s last stand: The final battle of Africa’s elephant king

The man who saved the African elephant in the 1980s is returning to the fray. This time nothing will stop Richard Leakey except the grim reaper.Read more ›The post appeared first on Africa Geographic Blog . ... [Published News 100 - Sep 04 2014]

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Kenya: Removing the blinkers [Published News 100 - Sep 30 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct anti-poaching film abo... [Published News 100 - Sep 30 2014]
Kenya to give incentives for Angelina Jolie's film [Published The Star (Kenya) - Sep 29 2014]
Angelina Jolie Set To Work On A Kenyan Film [Published African Entertainer - Sep 25 2014]
Cord meets to discuss IEBC audit, referendum [Published The Star (Kenya) - Sep 25 2014]
Angelina Jolie’s fourth Directorial Project cau... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 24 2014]
Angelina Jolie Set To Make Film About Ruthless ... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 24 2014]
Yves Saint Laurent film is French pick for Osca... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 23 2014]
Angelina Jolie to Direct Film about Kenyan Cons... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 23 2014]
BLOGS OF THE DAY: Jolie to direct poaching saga [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 23 2014]
Angelina Jolie To Direct Film ‘Africa’ [Published Urban Mecca - Sep 22 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct film about Kenya conse... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 22 2014]
Angelina Jolie Already Slated to Direct Another... [Published Jezebel - Sep 21 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct Richard Leakey biopic ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 21 2014]
Angelina Jolie to Direct Inspirational Biopic ‘... [Published The Guardian Express - Sep 21 2014]
Angelina Jolie hired to direct 'Africa' [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 20 2014]
Got fan fights off burglar [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Sep 20 2014]
Angelina Jolie To Direct Biopic On Richard Leak... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 20 2014]
Singer Keyshia Cole arrested on suspicion of as... [Published Abu Dhabi National - Sep 20 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct biopic 'Africa' [Published Business Standard India - Sep 20 2014]
Angelina Jolie to helm Richard Leakey biopic 'A... [Published Yahoo! India - Sep 20 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct Richard Leakey biopic ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 20 2014]
Angelina Jolie's next directing job is Richard ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Sep 19 2014]
Angelina Jolie's next directing job is Richard ... [Published Greenspace - Sep 19 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct real-life animal poach... [Published Mother Nature Network - Sep 19 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct Richard Leakey biopic ... [Published Truth - Sep 19 2014]
Experts: Poaching Could Drive Rhinos, Elephants... [Published RIA Novosti - Sep 05 2014]
Kenya poaching crisis a 'national disaster' [Published Yahoo! News UK and Ireland - Sep 05 2014]
Comment on Beagle news by 6000 [Published News 100 - Sep 04 2014]
Leakey’s last stand: The final battle of Africa... [Published News 100 - Sep 04 2014]
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Angelina Jolie to direct Richard Leakey biopic ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 20 2014]
Actress and filmmaker Angelina Jolie has been hired to direct “Africa”, a feature film about paleoanthropologist and conservationist Richard Leakey and his campaign against ivory poachers that threaten Africa's elephants.The film, Jolie's fourth directorial ...
Angelina Jolie's next directing job is Richard ... [Published Greenspace - Sep 19 2014]
Angelina Jolie is doubling down on directing and continuing to pursue her overseas interests while doing so: The globe-trotting actress, humanitarian and filmmaker has signed on to helm "Africa," a sweeping drama about the famed paleoanthropologist Richard ...
Satao, one of Africa’s largest elephants, kille... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 15 2014]
One of Africa’s last “great tuskers,” elephants with ivory weighing more than 45 kilograms, has been poisoned by poachers in Kenya. The bull, named Satao, and likely to have been born in the late 1960s, succumbed to wounds from poison darts in a remote ...
Major Victory As Oil Company Pulls Out of Afric... [Published Oil Change - Jun 11 2014]
It has all the ingredients for an international blockbuster novel: The stunning setting of Africa’s oldest National park, home to half of all the species on the African continent, including one if its most endangered and iconic animals, the Mountain ...
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