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!
The epic miniseries Roots told the story of author Alex Haley's journey in America, starting with Kunta Kinte being stolen into slavery and ending with his grandson, Chicken George, being freed after the Civil War. (Photo: Warner Bros. Television)