Black + Iconic: Style Gods
“Black + Iconic: Style Gods” premiered Saturday, February 18 at 9 PM ET/PT on BET, BET Her, BET+, AND VH1 – From Emmy Award©-winning Executive Producer Stanley Nelson and Firelight Films comes the groundbreaking BET original franchise, "Black + Iconic," which celebrates Black cultural icons, pioneers, and activists and their impact, influence, and legacies in fashion, music, film, and dance. "Black + Iconic" examines the momentous achievements of Black people across various fields while celebrating the power of Black cultural innovators. Executive producers Connie Orlando and Jason Samuels developed "Black + Iconic" for BET, along with senior supervising producer Steven Ramey. Directed by Lynne Robinson, the inaugural film in the series, "Black + Iconic: Style Gods," has signed on Emmy®, Tony®, and Grammy® Award-winning and Golden Globe®-nominated actor, singer, director, producer, and activist Billy Porter to narrate, host, and serve as executive producer for the doc.