Browsing Tag: Sidney Poitier

black history oscar facts

24 Black History Oscar Facts Which Also Highlight Hollywood’s Lack of Diversity

As we gear up for the 96th Academy Awards, it’s worth reflecting on the history of Black artists in the film industry and their relationship with this prestigious awards ceremony. READ: 7 Takeaways From Gina Prince-Bythewood’s MUST-READ THR Feature About The Oscars Lack of Recognition of Black Talent Despite making significant strides over the years, […]

sidney poitier documentary

Reggie Hudlin to Direct Sidney Poitier Documentary for Apple TV — Oprah Winfrey to Executive Produce

There is a Sidney Poitier documentary about his career and life in production at Apple. Reggie Hudlin is directing with Oprah Winfrey attached as executive producer for the Apple Original Films release. Apple and Winfrey have been in production on the documentary for more than a year. Poitier’s family is participating in the project. READ:  9 […]