Actress Yaya DaCosta, soon to be seen in the title role of Lifetime’s I Will Always Love You: The Whitney Houston Story, will host the public television series AfroPoP: The Ultimate Exchange as it returns for its seventh season. The star will emcee the new season of the innovative documentary program on contemporary art, life […]
National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) is launching an open call to producers for fresh serial content about the Black experience. Three projects will ultimately receive up $150,000 to complete their pilots.
Jacquie Jones, who has served as executive director of National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) since 2005, has stepped down. The board of directors of the 35-year-old nonprofit, which develops, produces and funds media content about the black experience for public media outlets, including television, digital radio and online, accepted her resignation this week.
Academy Award Nominated actress Gabourey Sidibe hosts this season of AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange, taking the audience from Tanzania, to South Africa and Morrocco for a season of sharp independent films.