Disney’s Onyx Collective has released a new trailer and poster for the upcoming film, “Bruiser”, which will be released exclusively on Friday, 24th February 2023 on Hulu in the U.S., Star+ in Latin America, and Disney+ in all other territories. In director Miles Warren’s searing feature debut about fathers, families and the effects of toxic […]

Disney has released a new trailer showcasing what’s coming up on the new original six-part docuseries, “1619 Project”, which has been created by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones and the New York Times Magazine. The series seeks to reframe the country’s history by placing the consequences of slavery and the contributions of Black Americans at […]

Disney’s Onyx Collective has announced at the Sundance Film Festival, that it is developing a brand new one-hour scripted drama series called “Sheba,”, which is currently under development with Proximity Media. “Sheba” explores the rise to power of the first queen on the continent of Africa as she seeks to unite the nation we now […]

Disney’s Onyx Collective has announced that it has signed a new multiyear overall deal with Academy Award, BAFTA and Independent Spirit Award-winning filmmaker Joseph Patel (“Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)”) Under the terms of the agreement, Patel will produce, write and direct new projects through his production company, Dub […]

Disney’s Onyx Collective has announced that it has acquired a brand new documentary feature film from Ahmir ‘Questlove’ Thompson, which is currently going by the working title of ‘Untitled Sly Stone’. The Oscar-winning filmmaker Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson directs his sophomore feature documentary follow-up to “Summer of Soul,” examining the life and legacy of Sly and […]

Disney’s Onyx Collective has acquired a new documentary film at the Sundance Film Festival, “Anthem”, from Proximity Media’s overall deal with Onyx Collective in partnership with This Machine (a part of Sony Pictures Television). ‘Anthem’ Follows Acclaimed Composer Kris Bowers and GRAMMY-Winning Music Producer Dahi as They Take on a Musical Journey Traveling Across America […]

Disney has announced that the new feature film, “Bruiser”, is going to be released on Disney+ in Canada on February 24th 2023, following a theatrical release. In director Miles Warren’s searing feature debut about fathers, families and the effects of toxic masculinity, 14-year-old Darious (Jalyn Hall) explores the boundaries of his manhood through tumultuous interactions […]

Disney has announced that the Onyx Collective documentary series, “The Hair Tales”, will be coming to Disney+ in Canada on Wednesday, 15th February 2023. “The Hair Tales” is a dynamic celebration of Black women’s identity, beauty, culture and humanity, uniquely expressed through the stories in our hair. A docu series where 6 diverse phenomenal women […]

Disney has announced that the upcoming Onyx Collective comedy series, “UnPrisoned”, will be coming to Disney+ in Canada on Friday, 10th March 2023, which is the same day as when the series will be released on Hulu in the United States. Inspired by McMillan’s life, “UnPrisoned” is a half-hour comedy about a messy but perfectionist […]

Disney’s Onyx Collective has released a brand new trailer for the upcoming documentary series, “The 1619 Project”, which is, apparently, the greatest story never told. Hulu’s six-part 1619 Docuseries is an expansion of “The 1619 Project”, has been created by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones and the New York Times Magazine. The series seeks to […]

During the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour, Disney’s Onyx Collective has announced the straight-to-series greenlight for the three-part docu-series “Black Twitter” (working title) from A Penny for Your Thoughts, WIRED Studios and Culture House. Based on Jason Parham’s WIRED article “A People’s History of Black Twitter,” this three-part series charts the rise, the movements, […]

Disney’s Onyx Collective has announced at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour event that it has picked up the pilot of “1266” (working title), which is a new scripted comedy from 20th Television. The comedy will tell the story of Gabby Brixton (played by Gabourey Sidibe), who’s life is aimless ― she’s living with […]

Disney’s Onyx Collective has released a new trailer for the new six-part limited docu-series “The 1619 Project,” which is an expansion of “The 1619 Project” created by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones and The New York Times Magazine. In keeping with the original project, the series seeks to reframe the country’s history by placing the […]

Disney’s Onyx Collective has announced that its first narrative feature film, “Bruiser”, is going to be released on Hulu in the United States on February 24th 2023, following a theatrical release.   “Bruiser” will also stream exclusively on Star+ in Latin America, and Disney+ in all other territories, though the international release date hasn’t yet been […]

Earlier this year, it was revealed that Disney’s Onyx Collective was developing its first scripted comedy series called “Unprisoned”, which is being created by Tracy McMillan (“Mad Men,” Marvel’s “Runaways”). The eight-episode series is produced by ABC Signature and will be streamed exclusively on Hulu in the U.S., Star+ in Latin America and Disney+ in […]