The Photograph

Release Date:  2/14/20; In Theaters Genre:  Drama/Romance Rating:  PG-13 Director:  Stella Meghie Studio(s):  Universal; Will Packer Productions Running Time: Unknown Cast: Issa Rae, LaKeith Stanfield, Chelsea Peretti, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Chante Adams, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Y’lan Noel, Courtney B. Vance, Lil Rel Howery, Teyonah Parris. Details:  The Photograph stars Issa Rae as Mae Morton, the estranged daughter…

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Candyman

Release Date:   6/12/2020; In Theaters Genre:  Horror Rating:  TBA Director:  Nia DaCosta Writing Credits: Clive Barker (characters), Jordan Peele, Win Rosenfeld Studio(s):   Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), Monkeypaw Productions Running Time:  TBA Cast:  Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Tony Todd (Daniel Robitaille / Candyman), Colman Domingo, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Teyonah Parris, Nadia Simms. Details:   There’s a new “Candyman” in town.  Jordan…

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If Beale Street Could Talk

Release Date:  11/30/18; In Theaters Genre:  Crime/Drama Rating:  R Director:  Barry Jenkins Studio(s):   Annapurna Pictures, PASTEL, Plan B Entertainment. Running Time:  117 mins. Cast:  KiKi Layne (Tish Rivers), Stephan James (Alonzo ‘Fonny’ Hunt), Regina King (Sharon Rivers), Colman Domingo (Joseph Rivers), Teyonah Parris (Ernestine Rivers), Michael Beach (Frank Hunt), Aunjanue Ellis (Mrs. Hunt), Ebony Obsidian…

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Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story

Release Date:  6/1/16 (TV One) Genre:  Biography Rating:  NR Running Time:  Unknown Director:  Christine Swanson Cast:  Teyonah Parris (Miki Howard), Gary Dourdan (Augie Johnson), Darius McCrary (Gerald Levert), Amari Cheatom (Eddie Phelps), LisaRaye McCoy (Sylvia Rhone), Vanessa Bell Calloway (Josephine Howard). Story:  Teyonah Parris stars in the TV One Original Movie The Miki Howard Story.…

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Five Nights in Maine

Release Date:  2015 Genre:  Drama Rating:  NR Running Time:  82 mins. Studio:  Loveless, Yoruba Saxon Productions Director:  Maris Curran Cast:  David Oyelowo (Sherwin), Teyonah Parris (Penelope), Dianne Wiest (Lucinda), Rosie Perez (Ann). Story:  A young African American man, reeling from the tragic loss of his wife, travels to rural Maine to seek answers from his…

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Chi-Raq

Release Date:  12/4/15 Genre:  Drama Rating:  Unknown Running Time:  Unknown Studio(s):  40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks, Amazon Studios Director:  Spike Lee Cast:  Nick Cannon (Chi-Raq), Teyonah Parris (Lysistrata), Anya Engel-Adams (Rasheeda), Wesley Snipes (Cyclops), Angela Bassett (Miss Helen), Michelle Mitchenor (Indigo), Ebony Joy (Marcy), Felicia Pearson (Dania), Samuel L. Jackson (Dolmedes), La La Anthony…

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