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!
Ruby Dee has had a long and prosperous career in film, from her role in the epic Black movie and play Raisin in the Sun in 1961 to her Oscar-nominated role in American Gangster in 2008. She also had memorable roles alongside husband Ossie Davis in Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing and Jungle Fever. (Photo: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)