A Peabody for ‘AfroPoP’

Last Sunday, makers of “Can You Bring It: Bill T. Jones and D-Man in the Waters,” and I accepted a Peabody for the “AfroPoP” Season 15 film.

Bringing it to the Peabody Awards

This Sunday, I will join filmmakers Rosalynde LeBlanc and Tom Hurwitz at the 84th Annual Peabody Awards to accept an award for …

Traveling this Summer?

four color map of the world to scale on a blue background

I hope you had an enjoyable Memorial Day Weekend. I spent it on the West Coast visiting my parents. … Are you traveling this summer? …

A Bit of Input On INPUT

aerial shot of Charleston, south Carolina with body of water in the background

This week in Charleston, S.C., hundreds of public media executives and television producers from around the world are gathering for INPUT.

PitchBLACK Gratitude and Joy

Last week was full of great Black storytelling, gratitude and joy. I am so grateful for everyone who contributed to PitchBLACK’s success …

Time is Running Out …

If you’re planning to attend PitchBLACK you’d better hurry. Time is running out to reserve your spot. Registration closes Friday.

What to Expect at PitchBLACK 2024

Most people never get to hear from media makers while they’re in the process of making their films or emerging media projects …

Elevating Our Stories Matters

It might be hard to imagine now, but not that long ago millions of Americans acted as if Black stories mattered only to Black folk.