Mahalia Jackson

‘Mahalia’: Danielle Brooks Used Her Voice In The Writers Room To Make Sure A Pivotal Scene Was Kept In The Movie

The film premieres on Lifetime April 3 at 8 PM ET.
04/03/2021

Watch The Powerful Trailer For The Mahalia Jackson Biopic Produced By Robin Roberts

Danielle Brooks brings her to life in the Lifetime film.
01/19/2021

‘Orange Is The New Black’ Star Danielle Brooks To Play Mahalia Jackson In Biopic

The film will be produced by Robin Roberts.
08/03/2020

Ledisi on Selma: I Was Proud and Afraid to Play Mahalia Jackson

The Grammy nominee on playing the legendary gospel singer.
12/31/2014

This Day in Black History: Sept. 2, 1946

Award-winning musician Billy Preston was born in Houston.
09/02/2014

This Day in Black History: Jan. 20, 1961

Mahalia Jackson performed at Kennedy's inaugural ball.
01/20/2014

This Day in Black History: Oct. 26, 1911

Mahalia Jackson was born on Oct, 26, 1911.
10/26/2012