AfriGeneas at the Movies
Movies About True To Life African Americans
It is believed that in 2009 the story of Ben Carson, based on his book Gifted Hands, will star Cuba Gooding Jr.
This reminds me of other movies about true to life African Americans.
Lady Sings the Blues with Diana Ross as Billie Holiday
Introducting Dorothy Dandridge starring Haile Berry
Josephine Baker Story with Lynn Whitfield
What's Love Got to Do with it, Angela Bassett as Tina Turner
Ray starring Jaime Foxx
Ali starring Will Smith
X Denzel Watson as Malcolm X
Hurricane, Denzel Washington as boxer Hurricane Carter
St. Louis Blues with Nat King Cole as W.C. Handy
Temptations with an all star cast
The Jacksons with an all star cast
Scott Joplin with Billy Dee Williams in the title role
King, Paul Winfield starring in the role of Martin Luther King Jr.
A Woman Called Moses, with Cicely Tyson as Harriet Tubman.
There may be more, and maybe you know more and can add on please.