Sanaa Lathan will direct the film adaptation of one of author Angie Thomas’ novels.
Tiffany Haddish will portray iconic track legend Florence Griffith Joyner in a biopic.
Ava DuVernay has joined forces with Google for the creation of an initiative centered on empowering underrepresented creatives.
Songstress Ciara and her husband NFL player Russell Wilson have inked a production deal with Amazon Studios.
Filmmaker Barry Jenkins has inked a production deal with HBO and HBO Max.
A documentary about the life and legacy of Louis Armstrong is in the works.
Issa Rae has teamed up with LIFEWTR for an initiative designed to amplify the artistry of diverse creatives.
A collective of community organizations are on a mission to memorialize Cicely Tyson’s life and legacy by renaming an East…
Issa Rae has inked a multi-year production deal with WarnerMedia.
Eddie Murphy will be inducted into the NAACP Image Awards Hall of Fame.
Common is producing a biopic about civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer.
Regina King will produce and star in a film about pioneering politician Shirley Chisholm.
A biopic about civil rights leader Bayard Rustin’s relentless fight for social justice is in the works.
Filmmaker Ryan Coogler has inked a production deal with Disney TV.
Arizona State University will name its film school after trailblazing actor Sidney Poitier.
Taraji P. Henson is gearing up for her directorial debut.
Regina Hall has landed a production deal with Showtime.
A Sammy Davis Jr. biopic is in the works.
Actress Yara Shahidi will star as Tinker Bell in Disney’s ‘Peter Pan’ live-action adaptation.
Issa Rae has launched a new production company.
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