Netflix Has Begun Casting To Tell The Colin Kaepernick Story

NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick first made waves in the news when he stepped in for injured quarterback Alex Smith to lead the San Francisco 49ers to compete for a superbowl. From then on, Kaepernick had a starting job with the…

Ava DuVernay Producing Colin Kaepernick Netflix Limited Series

Oscar nominee Ava DuVernay and former NFL quarterback/activist, Colin Kaepernick are teaming up to create a new limited series for Netflix called Colin in Black & White.  The six-part series will provide audiences worldwide with Kaepernick’s backstory and successes, all while focusing on social and…

Jharrel Jerome Makes Emmy History

On Sunday September 22nd, 21-year-old actor Jharrel Jerome made history by becoming the first Afro-Latino to win an Emmy for acting. Jerome took home the award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his role in When They See Us and…

‘When They See Us’: The Netflix Series Everyone Is Talking About

Award-winning director Ava DuVernay has out done herself once again. This time, she used her storytelling abilities to narrate her recent work on the limited Netflix series When They See Us, a tear-jerking depiction of the infamous Central Park jogger case. The…

Tarana Burke Acknowledges Ava DuVernay’s Stance Against R. Kelly

Tarana Burke, founder of the #MeToo movement, was featured in a sit down discussion with reporter Jim DeRogatis and writer Jamlah Lemieux. The topic of conversation revolved around Soulless: The Case Against R. Kelly, DeRogatis’ new book. During the conversation,…