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!
Roots was an epic TV series based on Alex Haley's historically based novel of the same title. Haley researched his family lineage to Africa in order to research the book, which went on to be one of the most watched mini-series of all time. (Photo: Warner Bros. Television)