Documentary

Are you ready for the Murder INC. documentary? It’s on the way BET has made the announcement it’s a new original unscripted documentary series on Murder Inc. Records. The five-part television event, tentatively titled “Murder Inc.,” will explore the untold tale of the rise, fall, and redemption of one of hip-hop’s most iconic labels and […]

Janet Jackson is putting all of the rumors to bed about a secret child with James DeBarge in her upcoming documentary. Janet said: “I could never keep a child away from James. How could I keep a child from their father? I could never do that. That’s not right,” Jackson, 55, says in the upcoming […]

Congrats to Sha’Carri Richardson she has a new documentary on the way. So her story is going to be told. Which should be pretty interesting. via: Revolt The film, which is titled Sub Eleven Seconds, is directed by the filmmaker Bafic and is executive produced by the late fashion designer Virgil Abloh — who died in […]

A new Bill Cosby documentary is coming to Showtime. It’s called “We Need To Talk About Cosby” it will drop on Jan. 30. The first trailer of the series dropped Thursday and will take a deep dive into the life and career of the disgraced 84-year-old. “Do not edit this: A lot of people knew,” […]

Congrats to Lauryn Hill she will executive produce a new documentary on the historic Baraka Family. The icon teamed up with screenwriter Oren Moverman to executive produce a new documentary to highlight the impact of the Baraka family. The late Amiri Baraka was most known for writing plays and poetry. Baraka also spearheaded the Black Arts […]

  Legendary singer and Icon Mary J. Blige once attended etiquette school early in her famed career to become a more polished performer. Mary stated “They tried to change me earlier in my career. They did send me to etiquette school, but I just couldn’t feel it because I didn’t feel like myself” she later […]

Be on the lookout for a Kanye West documentary coming soon he has sold it to Netflix for $30 Million.   via: Billboard A multi-part documentary featuring never-before-seen home videos and other rare footage of Kanye West is coming to Netflix in 2021 via two music videos and filmmakers who have been chronicling the artist-turned-billionaire entrepreneur’s […]

Amazon has announced they will release a Rihanna documentary about her life in the summer of 2021. via Collider: “The Rihanna doc is something I’ve been working on with her for almost four years now,” he said. “Amazon’s gonna release it summer next year, sometime hopefully around the Fourth of July. It’s been a really epic […]

The Aretha Franklin gospel music documentary Amazing Grace will have premiere week screenings at the Smithsonian in Washington, the Martin Luther King Junior Museum in Atlanta, the Civil Rights Museum in Alabama and the New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, where the late superstar’s father, the Reverend C.L. Franklin, preached. The official opening will be March 31st at the New […]

We’re going to see more of D’Angelo real soon. The reclusive singer has signed a deal for a new documentary. Devil’s Pie: D’Angelo will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival. The doc features a behind-the-scenes look into D’s life and career as he prepared for the 2016 Second Coming tour and his Black Messiah comeback album. The flick is directed by award-winning Dutch […]

Another Michael Jackson documentary is in the works — but this one is not likely to generate much controversy. The BBC has hired investigative reporter Jacques Peretti, who has directed three previous docs on Jackson. Michael Jackson: The Rise and Fall will span his Gary, Indiana childhood to the top of show biz and his self-imposed exile in Neverland. Producers […]

Michael Jackson is back in the news — and not for what his fans or family would want. According to The Wrap, Leaving Neverland, a documentary detailing alleged sexual abuse by Jackson on two boys, ages seven and 10, will be screened at the Sundance Festival, which begins January 24th in Park City, Utah. The film discusses the relationships […]