John Legend and Tika Sumpter team up for ‘Black Wall Street’ series

John Legend, the multitalented musician, activist, Trump detractor and producer behind the riveting “Underground” television series, is now tackling another untold story from Black American history: “Black Wall Street.” According to reports, Legend is now using his Get Lifted Film Co. to join forces with actress Tika Sumpter to create this series based on Black Wall Street for the […]

Watch surprising trailer for new slavery show, ‘Underground’

[jwplatform Liql8oVJ] “Underground” is a drama set in 1857 that follows slaves in Georgia traveling through the Underground Railroad for freedom. Jurnee Smollett-Bell plays house slave Rosalee, and her brother of “Empire” fame, Jussie Smollett makes an appearance as Joley. The series premieres on WGN America in 2016. Will you be watching?