Hollywood Black Book: The Biggest Screenwriters

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  • Shonda Rhimes
  • Spike Lee
  • Mara Brock Akil And Salim Akil
  • Tyler Perry
  • John Singleton
  • David Mills
  • Antwone Fisher
  • Aaron McGruder
  • Ali Leroi
  • Nelson George
  • Shawn And Marlon Wayans

Mara Brock Akil And Salim Akil

Salim and Mara Brock Akil have teamed up to write The Game and Girlfirends and are working together on Being Mary Jane. Individually, they have written for Soul Food, Moesha and The Parkers.

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