Nia Long has been cast as Katherine Jackson in Lionsgate and Universal Pictures International’s Michael Jackson biopic.

Billy Porter, who will star as James Baldwin in an upcoming biopic, explained why he's so much like the legendary writer: "I am because James was.”

Marvin Sapp talks with Georgia Alfredas about the movie, the emotions dealing with the making of the project and what we can expect.

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Anthony Mackie is directing a film about civil rights trailblazer Claudette Colvin.

NewsOne's sister site hello Beautiful spoke to Marlon Wayans about his role in the "Respect" biopic and the seasoned actor revealed, "I had to create and imagine, and really understand why someone would hit a woman they love."

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Tiffany Haddish will portray iconic track legend Florence Griffith Joyner in a biopic.

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Regina King will produce and star in a film about pioneering politician Shirley Chisholm.

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A biopic about civil rights leader Bayard Rustin’s relentless fight for social justice is in the works.

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A Sammy Davis Jr. biopic is in the works.


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