Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker

Release Date:  3/20/20; Netflix – Limited Series Genre:   Drama/Biography Rating:  NR Director(s):  Kasi Lemmons and DeMane Davis Studio(s):  Netflix, SpringHill Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television Story:  The four-part limited series Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker will debut on Netflix on March 20.  In the series, Oscar-winning actress Octavia Spencer stars as Sarah Breedlove,…

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A Fall From Grace

Release Date:  1/17/20; Netflix Genre: Thriller Rating:   Unknown Director:  Tyler Perry Studio(s):   Tyler Perry Studios Running Time:  Unknown Cast:   Tyler Perry, Crystal Fox, Phylicia Rashad, Bresha Webb, Cicely Tyson. Story:   Tyler Perry is teaming up with Netflix for a new thriller about a woman whose world is shattered by secrets.  On 11/22/19, the writer-director-producer announced on…

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Holiday Rush

  Release Date:   11/28/19; Netflix Genre:   Holiday/Comedy Rating:   Unknown Director:  Leslie Small Studio(s):   Poke Prod, Netflix. Running Time:  93 mins. Cast:  Romany Malco (Rashon ‘Rush’ Williams), Stormi Maya (Katrina), Sonequa Martin-Green (Roxy Richardson), La La Anthony (Paula Williams), Tamala Jones (Jocelyn ‘Joss’ Hawkings), Deon Cole, Roscoe Orman (Reginald Miller), Darlene Love (Aunt Jo Robinson), Amarr…

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American Son

Release Date:  11/1/19; Netflix Genre:   Drama Rating:   NR Director:   Kenny Leon Studio(s):   Netflix, Simpson Street Running Time:  90 mins. Cast:   Kerry Washington (Kendra), Jeremy Jordan (Larkin), Steven Pasquale (Scott Connor), Eugene Lee (Lt. John Stokes). Story:   Heart-wrenching story about a mother, Kendra Ellis-Connor (Kerry Washington), who’s on a mission to find her missing son. Desperate…

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Falling Inn Love

Release Date:   8/29/19; Netflix Genre:   Romance Rating:  TV-PG Director:  Roger Kumble Studio(s):   Netflix. Cast:   Christina Milian, Adam Demos, Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman, Anna Jullienne, Claire Chitham, Blair Strang, Jonathan Martin, William Walker, Daniel Watterson, and Simone Walker. Story:   Gabriela Diaz’s (Christina Milian) San Francisco design firm folds the week of her break-up.  Inspired by a potent concoction…

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Dolemite Is My Name

Release Date:  September 2019 – Toronto International Film Festival; 10/4/19 – Netflix Genre:  Biography Rating:  R Director:  Craig Brewer Studio(s):   Netflix Running Time:  118 mins. Cast:   Eddie Murphy (Rudy Ray Moore), Wesley Snipes (D’Urville Martin), Keegan-Michael Key (Jerry Jones), Kodi Smit-McPhee (Nick), Chris Rock, Craig Robinson (Ben Taylor), Tituss Burgess (Theodore Toney), Mike Epps (Jimmy…

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