LeBron James and Maverick Carter launched a new media company centered on amplifying narratives about the underserved and underrepresented.
Legendary actress Cicely Tyson received the 2020 Peabody Career Achievement Award.
Black Thought and Questlove inked a production deal with Universal Television.
Actor Niles Fitch has made history by becoming Disney’s first Black live-action prince.
Ava DuVernay’s nonprofit ARRAY Alliance launched a $250,000 fund for creators and organizations who are dedicated to bringing stories about…
A documentary about Willie O’Ree, the first Black man to play in the NHL, is coming to ESPN.
Award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson will be honored at the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival.
Legendary actress Cicely Tyson has been inducted into the TV Hall of Fame.
15-year-old actress Marsai Martin is producing a comedy film dubbed Queen.
Idris Elba will star in an all-Black Western film produced by Jay-Z.
Howard University has teamed up with Amazon Studios to create a program focused on diversifying the entertainment industry.
Spike Lee will direct a film that is inspired by hip-hop and Shakespeare.
11-year-old actor Evan Alex is writing his own horror film.
Ryan Coogler and his wife Zinzi Evans will produce a film based on the comic book series Bitter Root.
Chadwick Boseman will play the role of the first African samurai in a new film.
Sony Pictures Animation has teamed up with film director Matthew A. Cherry to release an animated film that celebrates Black…
Black producer Charles D. King’s media company has inked a first-look deal with Warner Bros.
Disney will debut a new live-action fairytale about an African princess.
MoviePass—a Black-founded ticketing platform—recently became the fastest-growing entertainment subscription service in history.
Victoria Mahoney recently made history by becoming the first Black female director for the Star Wars franchise.
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