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!
Hattie McDaniel was the first African-American to win an Oscar for her portrayal of Mammy in Gone With the Wind. She also starred on radio and TV and in over 30 other films. (Photo: John D. Kisch/Separate Cinema Archive/Getty Images)