Hot on the heels of his successful PBS documentary The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, Emmy-winning documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson has announced plans for an HBCU documentary. 

Will Smith and Samuel L. Jackson Featured On PBS Series ‘Actors On Actors’

Tell Them We Are Rising will be a two hour documentary exploring the role historically black colleges and universities have played in American history and culture. No date has been set, but it will premiere on PBS sometime next year. 

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HBO Orders #BlackLivesMatter Documentary Following #OscarsSoWhite Controversy

Looks like the Freedom Riders director has another spell-binding hit on his hands.