Civil Rights Icons Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X Will Be Featured In Season 4 Of Nat Geo/Disney+ Series ‘Genius MLK/X’

Civil Rights Icons Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X Will Be Featured In Season 4 Of Nat Geo/Disney+ Series Genius MLK/X The fourth installment of the documentary series Genius will feature two iconic civil rights leaders in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X. Disney+ and National Geographic have announced that the… Continue reading Civil Rights Icons Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X Will Be Featured In Season 4 Of Nat Geo/Disney+ Series ‘Genius MLK/X’

The ‘Origins of Hip Hop’ Explores the Stories of Hip Hop Luminaries

The ‘Origins of Hip Hop’ Explores the Stories of Hip Hop Luminaries A new docuseries exploring the “Origins of Hip Hop” will debut late next month on the A&E Network. Various Hip-Hop artists’ stories and where they came from will be explored in the new series, according to A&E Network. The documentary series Origins of Hip… Continue reading The ‘Origins of Hip Hop’ Explores the Stories of Hip Hop Luminaries

Producer Will Packer Makes Oscars History By Employing an All-Black Production Team

Movie and television producer Will Packer made history over the weekend when he led the first all-Black production team in Oscars history. From #OscarsSoWhite in 2015 to #Oscars Black af in 2022: EPs: Will Packer + Shayla Cowan Trophy presenters: 87th Mister + Miss NCAT Co-hosts: Regina Hall + Wanda Sykes Red Carpet: Terrence J… Continue reading Producer Will Packer Makes Oscars History By Employing an All-Black Production Team

Maria Taylor and Lorne Michaels Collaborating on Documentary Series ‘The History Of The Black Quarterback’

Maria Taylor and Lorne Michaels Collaborating on Documentary Series ‘The History Of The Black Quarterback’ Maria Taylor, who once worked at ESPN has signed on as an executive producer for an NBC Sports documentary series, The History of the Black Quarterback that will air during the next year’s Super Bowl week. According to Deadline, Taylor,… Continue reading Maria Taylor and Lorne Michaels Collaborating on Documentary Series ‘The History Of The Black Quarterback’

Spike Lee On Board to Direct Colin Kaepernick Documentary for ESPN

Award-winning director Spike Lee will be directing a documentary on controversial former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick for ESPN. ESPN Films just announced that Lee is on board and has started production on the previously reported multi-part documentary on Kaepernick. The film will be a part of The Walt Disney Company’s overall first-look deal with the… Continue reading Spike Lee On Board to Direct Colin Kaepernick Documentary for ESPN

300 Entertainment Launches Film and Content Division 300 Studios

300 Entertainment, the company owned and operated by longtime industry executive Kevin Liles has expanded as it launches a film and content division, 300 Studios. According to The Hollywood Reporter, 300 Studios will be run by Liles, who is the chairman and CEO of 300 Entertainment and Elektra Music Group. He has hired former Viacom… Continue reading 300 Entertainment Launches Film and Content Division 300 Studios

A&E Showcases Bobby Brown in New Documentary Event and Series

A&E Showcases Bobby Brown in New Documentary Event and Series A&E Network gives viewers VIP access to music icon and Grammy Award-winner Bobby Brown and his family with a new definitive Biography event and docuseries launching this summer. With more than 20 million records sold worldwide with New Edition, a solo career selling in excess… Continue reading A&E Showcases Bobby Brown in New Documentary Event and Series

50 Cent and Mona Scott-Young Team Up To Produce ‘Hip Hop Homicides’

KRS-One once rapped, “If you want to get away with murder, kill a rapper.” With that sentiment, several popular Hip-Hop artists have been murdered over the years and the killers have been elusive as the killings have remained unsolved. Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G. come to mind. Now, rapper and entertainment executive Curtis “50 Cent”… Continue reading 50 Cent and Mona Scott-Young Team Up To Produce ‘Hip Hop Homicides’

Spike Lee Will Become First Black Director to Be Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award at 2022 Directors Guild of America Awards

The accolades and acknowledgments keep coming for the New York Knicks’ biggest fan! Filmmaker and esteemed director Spike Lee has another award being bestowed upon him this year. The Directors Guild of America will be presenting the proud Brooklyn, New Yorker with the Guild’s top honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Achievement in Motion… Continue reading Spike Lee Will Become First Black Director to Be Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award at 2022 Directors Guild of America Awards

Showtime Debuts ‘We Need To Talk About Cosby’ Trailer

Showtime Networks has released the trailer for the upcoming Bill Cosby documentary, We Need To Talk About Cosby that will debut at the end of the month on January 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. We Need To Talk About Cosby is a four-part docuseries that is directed by Emmy winner W. Kamau Bell (United Shades… Continue reading Showtime Debuts ‘We Need To Talk About Cosby’ Trailer

‘The Story Of Hip-Hop’ Will Be Told By Public Enemy’s Chuck D

One of Hip-Hop’s most recognizable voices will again use it to showcase and bring The Story Of Hip-Hop to television screens everywhere. PBS and BBC Studios have recently announced that legendary Hip-Hop artist Chuck D of the influential Hip-Hop group, Public Enemy will be bringing a new four-part series to fruition this upcoming fall. “The… Continue reading ‘The Story Of Hip-Hop’ Will Be Told By Public Enemy’s Chuck D

‘jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy’ Documentary Will Hit Theaters Before Netflix Debut in February

As Kanye West, excuse me, Ye prepares to go back into the studio to start work on the follow up to his latest music project, Donda, fans of his will be able to see the “jeen-yuhs” of the oft-controversial, yet talented artist who has made strides with his natural creativity. Iconic Events Releasing has announced… Continue reading ‘jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy’ Documentary Will Hit Theaters Before Netflix Debut in February

Janet Jackson’s Documentary ‘Janet’ Drops Trailer, Will Premiere January 28

The anticipation for the Janet Jackson documentary that will be appearing on the Lifetime network has fans in a frenzy as the release date is slowly approaching! Lifetime has just released a trailer on its Twitter account for the Janet documentary which will debut on January 28. The teaser reveals never seen before clips from… Continue reading Janet Jackson’s Documentary ‘Janet’ Drops Trailer, Will Premiere January 28

‘One Stage To The Next’ Docuseries Featuring Syleena Johnson to Premiere on Tuesday, December 14th

TV ONE ANNOUNCES PREMIERE OF THE ORIGINAL DOCUSERIES “ONE STAGE TO THE NEXT” STARRING GRAMMY-NOMINATED SYLEENA JOHNSON ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 14TH AT 10 P.M. EST (SILVER SPRING, MD) – TV One announces the premiere date for the new original docuseries One Stage To The Next, starring R&B singer, actress and TV host, Syleena Johnson. The… Continue reading ‘One Stage To The Next’ Docuseries Featuring Syleena Johnson to Premiere on Tuesday, December 14th

Shaquille O’Neal Becomes Executive Producer for ‘The Queen of Basketball’ Documentary on Lucy Harris

The story of the first woman to be drafted by an NBA team who went on to be enshrined in two different basketball halls of fame will be executed produced by one of arguably the best centers to step foot on a basketball court. According to Deadline, Pro Basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal has… Continue reading Shaquille O’Neal Becomes Executive Producer for ‘The Queen of Basketball’ Documentary on Lucy Harris

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