Preview Screening: The Book of Negroes at the Paley Center

    Preview Screening: The Book of Negroes

    Tuesday, December 16 at 6:30 pm

    In Person: Aunjanue Ellis; Louis Gossett, Jr.; Lyriq Bent; Cuba Gooding, Jr.; Damon D’Oliveira, Executive Producer; Clement Virgo, Director; Lawrence Hill, Author, The Book of Negroes

    See a preview screening of one of the most highly anticipated television productions of 2015, BET’s epic miniseries The Book of Negroes. Adapted from the acclaimed novel by Lawrence Hill, The Book of Negroes recounts the resourceful journey of Aminata Diallo, an invincible African woman who was sold into slavery in South Carolina and secured her freedom during the American Revolution. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with members of the cast and creative team.


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    Paley General Members: On Sale Thursday, October 30 at noon ET
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