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!
Fences was written by August Wilson in 1987 and was about a married Black couple struggling with race relations in the 1950s. The play originally starred James Earl Jones. Denzel Washington starred in the revival in 2010 and plans to direct the movie.