Bessie

Uzo Aduba, Idris Elba and More Sweep #SAGsSoBlack

Is this the Screen Actors Guild’s response to the #OscarsSoWhite controversy? 

Ladies of Bessie Smith Biopic on the Blues Pioneer's Wild Life

“I was definitely not interested in a white man’s perspective” on Bessie Smith, says biopic director Dee Rees. 

Are You Looking Forward to the Bessie Smith Biopic?

Queen Latifah will depict the Empress of the Blues in upcoming HBO film.