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Why TV is hotter than movies

2016 NY Summit

From Black-ish to Underground, America’s hit TV shows are outpacing Hollywood when it comes to offering black women starring roles – both in front of the camera and behind it. The discussion takes place during the 2016 Women in the World Summit and features: Nina Shaw, Partner, Del Shaw Moonves Tanaka Finkelstein & Lezcano Misha Green, “Underground” Creator, Writer and Executive Producer Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Actress and Activist, Star of “Underground” Yara Shahidi, Philanthropist, Scholar and Actress on ABC’s Black-ish Moderated by Juju Chang, Nightline Co-Anchor, ABC News