BET brings you your favorite films with “Star Cinema.” Celebrating African-American achievement in film, “Star Cinema” showcases popular Black films for your enjoyment. Tune in for the biggest names in Black entertainment and get your dose of comedy, drama and action-packed thrills. Sit back, relax and don’t forget the popcorn!
Singleton returned to South Central as the setting for his 2001 drama, Baby Boy. Starring Tyrese Gibson as Jody, the role was initally meant for Tupac Shakur who died 5 years prior. Singleton explored the male maturation in the inner city community, with Jody starting off as an immature young male at the beginning of the film and eventually becoming a responsible adult by the end.