VH1 Launches New Docuseries ‘Growing Up Black’

VH1 Launches New Docuseries 'Growing Up Black'

VH1 is diving deeper into the culture with the launched of Growing Up Black, a new, digital docuseries. Visit for more information The official statement from VH1 says that Growing Up Black offers “an unfiltered and in-depth look at the differences in the Black experience from one city to the next across the country […]

[WATCH] Official Trailer for the Wu-Tang Clan’s ‘Of Mics And Men’ Documentary


In a Showtime exclusive in conjunction with Mass Appeal, filmmaker and Mass Appeal exec Sacha Jenkins creates a four-part docuseries, complete with intimate family flicks along with cultural commentary from the likes of Nas, Charlemagne The God, Steve Rifkind and more. Visit for more information Of Mics And Men, which delves into the origins […]

J. Cole to Produce PBS Series “Raising Bertie”

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J. Cole is teaming up with filmmaker Margaret Byrne to place the spotlight on three black men growing up in rural North Carolina. Visit for more information The new docuseries Raising Bertie will follow Reginald “Junior” Askew, David “Bud” Perry, and Davonte “Dada” Harrell from a point-of-view perspective in their native Bertie County, an […]

Jay Z Teams With Weinstein Co. For Trayvon Martin Film And Docuseries

The Weinstein Co. announced an exclusive film and TV first-look overall deal with Jay Z  September of last year. The deal is a two-year overall deal in which TWC will have first-look options with Shawn “Jay Z” Carter to produce television and film projects, both scripted and unscripted. Projects under this deal are already in […]