That Mourning Feeling…

That Mourning Feeling…

The Cosby Prison Sentence: Working While Black by Yasmin Shiraz | Black TV Film Crew Today I heard a colleague rejoice, celebrate, pump her fists, give a high five, do everything but dance in the end zone when she heard that Bill Cosby had been sentenced to three to...
Breaking Barriers (2014)

Breaking Barriers (2014)

Director: Steven J. Boettcher Writer(s): Michael J. Trinklein Starring: Benjamin Bratt, Jimmy Walker, Margaret Cho, Diahann Carroll, Bill Cosby, Edward James Olmos, George Takei, Whoopi Goldberg, Betty White, Leslie Uggams, John Amos, Ben Vereen, Georg Stanford Brown,...
Keep on Keepin’ On (2014)

Keep on Keepin’ On (2014)

 Director: Alan Hicks Writer(s): Davis Coombe, Alan Hicks Starring: Clark Terry, Justin Kauflin, Quincy Jones, Bill Cosby, Herbie Hancock, Frank Kauflin, Sandi McCree, Mulgrew Miller, Dianne Reeves, Arturo Sandoval, Quincy Carvers, Phylis Kauflin, Gwen Terry, Candy,...
Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin’ to Tell You (2013)

Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin’ to Tell You (2013)

Director: Whoopi Goldberg Writer(s): N/A Starring: Debbie Allen, Kaye Ballard, Harry Belafonte, Dick Cavett, Ellen Sebastian Chang, Bill Cosby, Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Griffin, Bambi Haggins, Arsenio Hall, Quincy Jones, Robert Klein, Moms Mabley, Anne Meara, Norma...
500 Years Later (2005)

500 Years Later (2005)

Director:  Owen Alik Shahadah Writer(s): M.K. Asante Stars: Kolfi Adu, Sona Jobarteh, Hunter Adams III, Hakim Adi, Toyin Agbetu, Mukasa Afrika, Ras Kumasi, Adisa Alkebulan, Molefi Kete Asante, Afrar Afriyea, M.K. Asante, Sister Aya, Amiri Baraka, David Commissiong,...
Lightning in a Bottle (2004)

Lightning in a Bottle (2004)

 Director: Antoine Fuqua Starring: Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, Buddy Guy, Solomon Burke, India Arie, James “Blood” Ulmer, Ruth Brown, Natalie Cole, Shemekia Copeland, Bill Cosby, Robert Cray, Chuck D., David “Honeyboy” Edwards,...
4 Little Girls (1997)

4 Little Girls (1997)

 Director: Spike Lee Writer(s): N/A Starring: Maxine McNair, Chris McNair, Helen Pegues, Queen Nunn, Arthur Hanes Jr., Howell Raines, Harold McNair, Carole C. Smitherman, Wamo Reed Robertson, Dianne Braddock, Carolyn Lee Brown, Alpha Robertson, Wyatt Tee Walker, Fred...
The Meteor Man (1993)

The Meteor Man (1993)

Director: Robert Townsend Writer(s): Robert Townsend Starring: Robert Townsend, Marla Gibbs, Eddie Griffin, Robert Guillaume, James Earl Jones, Roy Fegan, Cynthia Belgrave, Marilyn Coleman, Don Cheadle, Bobby McGee, Bill Cosby, Big Daddy Kane, Frank Gorshin, Sinbad,...
Malcolm X (1992)

Malcolm X (1992)

Director: Spike Lee Writer(s): Alex Haley and Malcolm X (book), Arnold Perl and Spike Lee (screenplay) Starring: Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Albert Hall, Al Freeman Jr., Delroy Lindo, Spike Lee, Theresa Randle, Kate Vernon, Lonette McKee, Tommy Hollis, James...
Mother, Jugs & Speed (1976)

Mother, Jugs & Speed (1976)

Director: Peter Yates Writer(s): Stephen Manes, Tom Mankiewicz Starring: Bill Cosby, Raquel Welch, Harvey Keitel, Allen Garfield, Bill Henderson, Arnold Williams, Tim Reid, Karole Selmon Synopsis: Los Angeles: A new law says that the first ambulance that arrives at an...
Man and Boy (1971)

Man and Boy (1971)

Director: E.W. Swackhamer Writer(s): Harry Essex, Oscar Saul Starring: Bill Cosby, Gloria Foster, Leif Erickson, George Spell, Douglas Turner Ward, Yaphet Kotto, Shelley Morrison, Jason Clark, Jack Owens Synopsis: After the Civil War, a black ex-union soldier, his...