Paper Gods

Status:  Optioned Genre:  Drama Director:  TBA Cast:  Nia Long (Victoria Dobbs) Story:  Paper Gods spotlights the struggles and battles professionally and personally for Atlanta Mayor Victoria Dobb, who will be portrayed by Nia Long in the series. The third novel by ex-political strategist and now Daily Beast editor-at-large Goldie Taylor, Paper Gods peels back the…

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Dutch

Release Date:  11/27/20; Limited (Original Release:  August 2020; American Black Film Festival) Genre:  Action Rating:  NR Director:  Preston A. Whitmore II Studio(s):  Dutch Film Productions, Imani Entertainment Group, Imani Films, Faith Media Distribution Running Time:  101 mins. Cast:  Lance Gross, Melissa L. Williams, Macy Gray, Tyrin Turner, Michael Blackson, Jeremy Meeks, James Hyde. Story:  The film…

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Just Mercy

Release Date:  1/17/2020; In Theaters Genre:  Drama/Biography Rating:  PG-13 Director:  Destin Daniel Cretton Studio(s):   Netter Productions, Warner Bros. Running Time:  Unknown Cast:  Michael B. Jordan as Bryan Stevenson; Jamie Foxx as Walter McMillian; Brie Larson as Eva Ansley; O’Shea Jackson, Jr. as Anthony Ray Hinton; Tim Blake Nelson as Ralph Myers; Rob Morgan as Herbert…

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The Underwoods of Napa Valley

Release Date:   11/20/18; DVD Genre:  Romance Rating:  NR Director:  Janice Dennie Studio(s):   Kente Productions Running Time:  97 mins. Cast:  Kareef Groce (Kenton Underwood), Felicia Sails (Tiffany Young). Story:   The feature-length film is based on Janice L. Dennie’s novel, “Kenton’s Vintage Affair” part of her The Underwoods of Napa Valley book series. Kenton Underwood is protective of his…

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The Family Business

Release Date:  5/11/18; In Theaters Genre:  Drama/Crime Rating:  NR Director:  Trey Haley Studio(s):  Urban Books Media, Tri Destined Studios Running time:  Unknown Cast:  Ernie Hudson (L.C. Duncan), Valarie Pettiford (Charlotte Duncan), Darrin Dewitt Henson (Orlando Duncan), Armand Assante (Sal Dash), Nicholas Turturro (Councilman Ronald Sims), Emilio Rivera (Alejandro Zuniga), Miguel A. Núñez, Jr. (Harris Grant),…

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True to the Game

Release Date:  9/8/17; In Theaters Genre:  Drama Rating:  NR Running Time:  Unknown Director:  Preston A. Whitmore, II Studio:   Imani Motion Pictures Cast:  Erica Peeples (Gena Hollins), Vivica A. Fox (Shoog), Nelsan Ellis (Tyrik), Malcolm David Kelley (Black), Jennifer Freeman (Lita), Columbus Short (Quadir Richards), Nafessa Williams (Sahirah), Andra Fuller (Jerrell), Draya Michele (Cherelle), Starletta DuPois…

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